Redmi 7 offers uncompromised performance and durability from just RMB 699

Redmi 7 offers uncompromised performance and durability from just RMB 699

The latest smartphone in the new Redmi brand is equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 Mobile Platform and offers enhanced water resistance

BEIJING, China, 18 March 2019 — Global technology leader Xiaomi announced Redmi 7 today, the latest smartphone in the new Redmi brand, led by General Manager Lu Weibing. Redmi 7 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 Mobile Platform, offers the latest P2i splash-proof technology for better resistance against water damage, and TUV eye protection certification. In Chinese mainland, Redmi 7 will be available on 26 March starting at RMB 699.

Redmi 7: Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 and 400-hour stand-by time

Redmi 7 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 Mobile Platform. This chipset features the Qualcomm® Kryo™ 250 Octa-core CPU, which consists of four performance and four power-saving cores. This gives a significant boost in performance compared to smartphones in this price range, which typically use processors sporting eight power-saving cores. Redmi 7 is designed to support smooth gaming and a great experience for daily use.

Featuring a 6.26″ HD+ Dot Drop display, Redmi 7 has 4-sided curved gradient design that comes in three colors: Comet Blue, Lunar Red and Eclipse Black. Using the same camera setup as Mi 6, the 12MP rear camera has a sensor with 1.25μm pixels that produces higher quality images than other products in the same price range. The front camera supports using hand gestures for selfies.

With an upgraded 4000mAh battery and through system optimizations, Redmi 7 has a stand-by time of up to 400 hours. Redmi 7 produces better sound quality and offers an increase in volume to ensure clarity during media playback and in calls by using a larger speaker than its predecessor. Redmi 7 is also equipped with an infrared sensor, so you can use it as a universal remote, compatible with a large number of home electronics and appliances.

Enhanced quality: P2i splash-proof technology and TÜV eye protection certification

In order to ensure durability, Redmi 7 uses Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for its front display. P2i splash-proof technology is also applied to the entire device for Redmi 7. The 20nm thin liquid-repellent coating on the surface of the device, earpiece as well as its USB port offer effective protection against rain and sweat. The display for Redmi 7 is TÜV Rheinland certified — by turning on reading mode, it will reduce the likeliness of visual fatigue.

Redmi 7 open sale in Chinese mainland will start at 10am on 26 March, and will retail at RMB 699 for the 2GB+16GB version, RMB 799 for the 3GB+32GB version and RMB 999 for the 4GB+64GB version.

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About Xiaomi

Xiaomi Corporation was founded in April 2010 and listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on 9 July, 2018 (1810.HK). Xiaomi is an internet company with smartphones and smart hardware connected by an IoT platform at its core.

With the vision of being friends with its users and being the “coolest company” in the hearts of its users, Xiaomi is committed to continuous innovation, with an unwavering focus on quality and efficiency. The company relentlessly builds amazing products with honest prices to let everyone in the world enjoy a better life through innovative technology.

Xiaomi is currently the world’s fourth-largest smartphone brand, and has established the world’s largest consumer IoT platform, with more than 132 million smart devices (excluding smartphones and laptops) connected to its platform. Currently, Xiaomi products are present in more than 80 countries and regions around the world and have a leading foothold in many markets.

[News] Xiaomi introduces 12nm-SoC based Redmi 6/6A starting at RMB 599

BEIJING, China, 12 June 2018—Global technology leader Xiaomi announced the incredibly accessible Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A today in China, starting at an amazing price of RMB 599. Redmi 6 features the latest MediaTek Helio P22 chipset, based on a 12nm process for a great balance between power and battery performance, as well as a 12MP + 5MP dual camera for beautiful photos.

Sub-RMB 1,000 smartphone with SoC based on 12nm process

Redmi 6 sports the latest MediaTek Helio P22 SoC. Its octa-core CPU is built on 12nm process and consumes about 48% less power than comparable 28nm chipsets. The CPU also features ARM’s big.LITTLE architecture that automatically switches between performance and power-efficient cores depending on tasks, so as to achieve balanced performance and power consumption.

See more with the 5.45-inch 18:9 display

Redmi 6 has a 5.45-inch 18:9 display with a screen-to-body ratio of 80.5%. Its polycarbonate back panel has a brushed metal surface, and is symmetrically curved and gently tapered toward the edges so it feels great in the hand.

1.25µm-pixel sensor for beautiful photos day and night

Redmi 6 has a 12MP + 5MP dual camera setup. The main sensor has 1.25µm large pixels—the largest among popular smartphones in this price range. Larger pixels take in more light than smaller ones, a huge advantage for improving photo quality and reducing noise, especially in low-light conditions. It also uses phase-detection autofocus to improve focusing speed so users won’t miss capturing important moments. The 5MP front camera of Redmi 6 is supported by Xiaomi’s AI Portrait mode, which renders a realistic bokeh effect with a single lens.Xiao Ai voice assistant makes your life smarter

Redmi 6 offers many AI-enabled functions. When you pick up the phone, the screen will automatically wake and you can unlock the phone with AI Face Unlock. By integrating with the phone’s camera, Xiaomi’s proprietary Xiao Ai voice assistant can recognize plants, vehicles, living environments, as well as items  for price comparison. For certain scenarios Xiao Ai can translate English, French, Japanese, Korean, German, Spanish and Hindi into Chinese. Xiao Ai can also detect SMS messages sent by fake mobile base stations set up by scammers, protecting users against possible attacks.RMB 599 Redmi 6A offers great value

Redmi 6A adopts the same body and screen as Redmi 6, as well as all AI functions. It sports the MediaTek Helio A22 SoC that is also built on the 12nm process. Redmi 6A’s 3000mAh battery allows the phone to stay in standby mode for up to 19 days. Redmi 6A has a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera—both capable of using Xiaomi’s AI Portrait mode. MIUI has also been optimized for Redmi 6A, reducing system apps’ memory usage by nearly 30%.

Redmi 6 comes in two versions: 3GB + 32GB for RMB 799 and 4GB + 64GB for RMB 999. Redmi 6A is priced at RMB 599 for 2GB + 16GB. They will be available in China on Xiaomi’s online and offline stores starting 15 June.