Xiaomi Mi 7 is the next smartphone from the company that will flaunt as the flagship device for the company. Also, its larger brother Mi 7 Plus is also on the cards. Both of the smartphones are going to share the maximum of the specifications. The specifications of the smartphones are said to be astonishing. But at the same time, these specs are said to hinder the early or exact launch of the phones.
Recently the company has launched the two devices Mi Mix 2s and Mi 6X in China. Specs wise, these two smartphones are also the flagship devices. So the delay in the launch date of the Xiaomi Mi 7 is a good thing for the company as the sale of these two recently launched phones won’t get affected.
Full Specifications of Xiaomi Mi 7
The smartphone flaunts with the 5.6″ of the OLED 19:9 aspect ratio display with the notch. The phone has a Corning Gorilla Glass protection over the display and the back of the phone is glass with a steel from around it. The screen of the smartphone is an Always-On-Display with the 427 ppi of the pixels density.
The glass back of the smartphone clearly tells that there is the wireless charging feature in the smartphone that is packed with the 4480 mAh of the battery. The Quick Charging feature is also there.
Another advancement is that Xiaomi is the third company in the smartphone industry to launch the phone with in-display fingerprint sensor after Vivo and Huawei. Also, the 3D face recognition technology is there. So now you can grow the beard, wear a hat, sunglasses and still your Mi 7 will remember you and unlock the phone with the 3D depth sensing face recognition technology.
The phone is embedded with a 6GB of the RAM with an internal inbuilt memory of 64GB and 128GB storage option too. There is another memory variant that is featuring the 8GB of RAM with the 256GB of the internal memory just like the OnePlus 6.
The smartphone carries all the much-needed sensors like accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer. Apart from that, there are all the necessary features available which include the WiFi dual-band & hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, NFC, Infrared, type-C reversible USB.
The phone is employed with a dual camera unit at the back of the phone and there is a single unit camera in the front. At the rear, there is a dual 16MP + 16MP of the dual camera unit with 4-axis OIS, PDAF, 2-x optical zoom and dual LED flashlight. On the front of the phone, there is an 8MP of the single camera that was employed in the Mi 6.
Mi 7 is powered by the Octa-Core CPU with four cores of Kryo 385 Gold clocked at 2.8GHz and four cores of Kryo 385 Silver clocked at 1.8GHz. In the heart of the smartphone presents the latest and top-notch Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 SoC with Adreno 630 GPU as the master of the graphics of the phone.
The phone runs on the Android v8.0 Oreo operating system out of the box over the MIUI v9.0 from day one of the launch. It is available in Ceramic Black, Black, Blue, White colour options. There is no 3.5mm audio jack and instead, you get the type-C to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter.
There are no changes in the specifications of Xiaomi Mi 7 Plus except the 6.01″ of the display. All other specs are similar to its smaller brother.
Xiaomi Mi 7 Price
As mentioned in the beginning, the specs of Mi 7 are great and astonishing but that might also take the price of the phone on a higher side. The Xiaomi Mi 7 price starts at 2799 Yuan in China (around ₹29,999 in India) for the 6GB/64GB variant. The price is 3299 Yuan (approx ₹34,999 in India) for the 6GB/128GB variant and 3799 Yuan (around ₹39,990) for the 8GB/256GB variant.
Launch Date of Xiaomi Mi 7
The smartphone was first said to launch in the month of March 2018. But then the problem arises due to the newly introduced feature of the in-display fingerprint sensor. This leads to the delay of the launch date to the month of May 2018.
At the same time, another problem arises and this time it is due to the 3D face recognition technology. And this may lead to the delay of the launch to July or September 2018.
But the recent leak suggests that the smartphone will be launching on 23rd May 2018 in China. There is also a case that this might be the flagship smartphone that will be launched globally and not only in China or at least both in India and China.
So what are your thoughts on Xiaomi Mi 7 specifications and price? Do tell us your thoughts on the features and specs of the phone and does the price of the smartphone seems good to you.