Xiaomi has finally revealed that the Redmi Note 7 smartphone will be released in India on February 28. The company took on Twitter to announce the release date of the device in India. The announcement came hours after Xiaomi executive said that the handset will not launch in March.
“We promised a game changer & here it is! The #ǝɟᴉ7ƃnɥʇ phone #RedmiNote7 will launch on 28th Feb 2019!” Xiaomi India’s head Manu Jain said in his tweet.
Mi Fans, mark the date! RT & spread the word if you want to own this beast.
— #MiFan Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) February 14, 2019
The launch of the Redmi Note 7 will take place in New Delhi and according to Xiaomi, the company will open registration for Mi fans to buy tickets for the event. The registration is kicking off today and will last till February 16.
Notably, Xiaomi’s ‘Little King King’ was introduced globally at an event in China on January 10. Xiaomi too more than a month to bring the device to India and it remains to be seen at what price bracket the company places its new smartphone.
The Redmi Note 7 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 coupled with 3GB, 4GB, and 6GB of RAM, depending on the variant. The camera module at the back of device compromises of two sensors: a 48-megapixel with f/1.8 aperture coupled with a 5-megapixel for depth information. the front camera is a 13-megapixel sensor with AI features and portrait mode.
The Redmi Note 7 for India will get a revamped UI with Google Play Store while the rest of the specifications will remain the same. The Redmi Note 7 comes with 6.2-inch Full HD+ display Corning Gorilla Glass protection, Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset, 6GB of RAM, and a 4,000mAh battery.
As the pricing of Redmi smartphones goes, the Redmi Note 7 could be expected at a price range of ₹10,000 while the Redmi Note 7 Pro will come with a price tag of ₹13,999.
The Redmi Note 7 and the 7 Pro both have similar specifications except one key difference. The camera on the Note 7 Pro has Sony IMX586 sensor instead of the Samsung’s GM1 sensor on the Note 7. The Redmi Note 7 is also said to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 instead of Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 on Redmi Note 7.