Xiaomi has finally launched the\u00a0Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 under its new 'Redmi by Xiaomi' sub-brand. The smartphone sports a waterdrop-shaped notch, dual rear camera setup, a 48-megapixel sensor at the back, a rear fingerprint sensor, and a 4,000mAh battery. It also features 2.5D glass protection up front and at the back as well, and comes with a 6.3-inch large display size. The Redmi Note 7 is the first smartphone to be launched after Xiaomi announced that Redmi would operate as an independent brand moving forward. Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 price, availability The\u00a0Xiaomi Redmi Note 7\u00a0is priced at CNY 999 (roughly Rs. 10,300) for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage options, CNY 1,199 (roughly Rs. 12,400, US $175, N64,000) for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage option, and CNY 1,399 (roughly Rs. 14,500, N75,000, US $205) for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage option. The smartphone will go on sale from January 15, and will be made available in Twilight Gold, Fantasy Blue, and Bright Black colour options. Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Brief Specs As for hardware, the dual-SIM (Nano) Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 runs on MIUI 9 based on Android Oreo, and is seen to sport a 6.3-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) LTPS display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 450 nits brightness, 84 percent NTSC colour gamut, Corning Gorilla Glass 5, and 2.5D curved glass protection. It is powered by the 2.2GHz Snapdragon 660 octa-core SoC paired with Adreno 512 graphics, and 3GB, 4GB, and 6GB RAM options. Internal storage is at 32GB and 64GB options with the option to expand further using a microSD card slot (up to 256GB). As for optics, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 sports dual camera setup with one 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor with f\/1.8 aperture and another 5-megpapixel sensor. The cameras at the back get monochrome dual-LED flash support, PDAF, and are touted to be elevated using AI-backed software features like portrait mode, background blur, HDR, handheld super night scene mode, EIS, 1080p video recording, and more. Up front, there is a 13-megapixel selfie sensor as well with features like AI face unlock, AI smart beauty, AI single shot blur, front HDR, background blur, and more. Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 packs a 4,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 4 support. The company touts up to 251 hours of standby time, 23 hours of talk time, 13 hours of video playback, and 7 hours of gaming. Connectivity options include USB Type-C port, 3.5mm audio jack, 4G VoLTE, GPS, AGPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth v5, and Wi-Fi 802.11a\/b\/g\/n\/ac. The smartphone measures at 159.21x75.21x8.1mm, and weighs 186 grams. Lastly, sensors on board include gyroscope, accelerometer, distance sensor, electronic compass, fingerprint sensor, ambient light sensor, vibration motor, and infrared sensor. Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Full Specs NETWORK Technology GSM \/ HSPA \/ LTE 2G bands GSM 850 \/ 900 \/ 1800 \/ 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 3G bands HSDPA 850 \/ 900 \/ 1900 \/ 2100 4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) Speed HSPA 42.2\/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450\/50 Mbps GPRS Yes EDGE Yes LAUNCH Announced 2019, January Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2019, January BODY Dimensions 159.2 x 75.2 x 8.1 mm (6.27 x 2.96 x 0.32 in) Weight 186 g (6.56 oz) SIM Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) DISPLAY Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Size 6.3 inches, 97.4 cm2\u00a0(~81.4% screen-to-body ratio) Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~409 ppi density) Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5 PLATFORM OS Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10 Chipset Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm) CPU Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260) GPU Adreno 512 MEMORY Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) Internal 64 GB, 4\/6 GB RAM or 32 GB, 3 GB RAM MAIN CAMERA Dual 48 MP, PDAF 5 MP Features LED flash, HDR, panorama Video 1080p@30fps SELFIE CAMERA Single 13 MP Features HDR Video 1080p@30fps SOUND Loudspeaker Yes 3.5mm jack Yes - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a\/b\/g\/n\/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Infrared port Yes Radio FM radio, recording USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector FEATURES Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass - Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 4) BATTERY Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery MISC Colors Black, Blue, Red Disclaimer.\u00a0We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct.