Redmi 7, the budget smartphone from Xiaomi is expected to launch in India along with Redmi Y3 on April 24. The company tweeted the teaser that emphasises on the number 7 along with the mention of Redmi Y series that will be a selfie-centric smartphone. The Redmi Y3 will come with a 32MP front camera, while the Redmi 7 will be aimed at budget buyers.
According to the Redmi India tweet, the company has sold over 7 million units in the Y series since its launch, but what is important is that it hints at 'what's with 7?' in a caption, which hints to Redmi 7 that was launched in China in March.
7 Mn+ Y series phones shipped since launch.
They ask Y do we call our fans the best. We say this is Y. And to celebrate this, we have a few surprises lined up for you.
You'll know exactly in 7 days. But what's with 7?
RT if you know it. #32MPSuperSelfie pic.twitter.com/8kSWF63uLq— Redmi India for #MiFans (@RedmiIndia) April 18, 2019
Xiaomi Redmi 7 specifications
The Redmi 7 comes with a 6.26-inch HD+ (720 x 1,520 pixels) display featuring a waterdrop-style notch and comes powered by the octa-core Snapdragon 632 processor. The phone runs on MIUI 9 on top of Android 9 Pie and was launched in China in three variants of 2GB RAM+ 16GB, 3GB RAM+ 32GB, and 4GB RAM+ 64GB.
The phone gets a dual rear camera setup with a 12MP primary camera and a 2MP depth sensor, along with the fingerprint sensor on the back, while on the front is an 8MP selfie camera with HDR support. It houses a 4,000mAh battery and gets 10W fast-charging support. Other connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, 4G LTE, microUSB 2.0 with OTG support, infrared and 3.5mm earphone jack.