Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 review, specs and price in Nigeria

Smartphone maker Xiaomi has unveiled Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 which boasts of 6.3" inch screen, dual rear cameras and a single selfie camera. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 runs on MIUI 10 based on Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system

xiaomi redmi note 7 review specs and price in nigeria

KEY SPECIFICATION OF XIAOMI REDMI NOTE 7

  • 6.3” inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 resolution 409 ppi density
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • 64 GB of internal memory, 4/6 GB of RAM or 32 GB of internal memory, 3GB of RAM
  • Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm) chipset supported with Adreno 512 GPU
  • MIUI 10 based on Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system
  • Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260) processor
  • Sensors - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Non-removable Li-Po 4,000mAh battery
  • Dual primary camera: 48 MP, f/1.8, 1/2", 0.8µm, PDAF + 5 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor
  • Single selfie camera: 13 MP

DESIGN, DISPLAY AND INTERNAL MEMORY

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 boasts of an elegant slim body with thin bezels and a notch display, its screen size is 6.3" inches. The Android 9.0 (Pie) based Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 comes with an IPS LCD display, 1080 x 2340 display resolution and 409 pixels per inch density which guarantees an efficient display. The smartphone comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.

In terms of body dimension, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 is measured at 159.2 x 75.2 x 8.1 mm (6.27 x 2.96 x 0.32 in) and weighs in at 186 g (6.56 oz). the Android 9.0 (Pie) based smartphone comes in 2 variants in terms of internal memory and RAM size - 4/6 GB RAM with 64 GB internal memory or 3 GB RAM with 32 GB internal memory. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 has internal memory expansion up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) via microSD.

OPERATING SYSTEM (OS) AND PERFORMANCE

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 runs on MIUI 10 based on Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system, the rear mounted fingerprint supported Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 is powered by Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm) chipset, Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260) processor, coupled with Adreno 512 graphic processor.

CONNECTIVITY, SENSORS AND NETWORK

Communications options on Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, dual band, Wi-Fi direct, Hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS and 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector. Sensor options on the Android 9.0 (Pie) based Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 includes accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass and fingerprint sensor (rear mounted).

Network bands support options on Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 include 2G Bands (GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2), 3G Bands (HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100) and 4G Bands (LTE). The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 offers HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps data downloading speed.

CAMERA AND BATTERY

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 comes with an impressive camera set up, the smartphone boasts of dual primary cameras, the dual primary camera set up is (48-megapixels, f/1.8 aperture, 1/2", 0.8µm, PDAF + 5-megapixels, f/2.4 aperture, depth sensor), while the single front selfie camera is 13-megapixels. An efficient photo experience should be expected.

In the battery department; the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 houses a non-removable Li-Po 4,000mAh battery with fast battery (Quick Charge 4) charging capability.

PRICE AND AVAILABILITY OF XIAOMI REDMI NOTE 7 IN NIGERIA, GHANA AND KENYA

For the price and availability, Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 is priced for about 150 EUR, which should be about 65,000 to 85,000 Naira equivalent when made available. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 price in Ghana is expected at a price range of about 820 to 940 Ghanaian cedis, while the price of Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 in Kenya is expected at a price range of about 18,650 to 21,150 Kenya shillings. Prices may vary due to your location and market forces

WHERE TO BUY XIAOMI REDMI NOTE 7 IN NIGERIA

You can buy Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 from Jumia and other reliable smartphone dealers in Nigeria when made available. Below are specs of Xiaomi Redmi Note 7.

SPECIFICATIONS AND PRICE OF XIAOMI REDMI NOTE 7

CONFIGURATION (HARDWARE & SOFTWARE)

  • Processor: Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
  • Chipset: Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm)
  • Operating system: MIUI 10 based on Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • Graphic processor: Adreno 512
  • RAM: 3/4/6 GB
  • Internal memory: 32/64 GB
  • SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Card Slot: microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)

CAMERA

  • Dual Primary: 48 MP, f/1.8, 1/2", 0.8µm, PDAF + 5 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor
  • Secondary: 13 MP
  • Videos: 1080p@30fps
  • Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama

MULTIMEDIA AND DISPLAY

  • Display technology: IPS LCD
  • Display feature: capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Display resolution: 1080 x 2340 pixels
  • Pixels density (PPI): 409
  • Screen size: 6.3" inches
  • Scratch resistant glass: Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Dust resistant: -
  • Water resistant: -
  • Touchscreen: Yes
  • Multi-touch: Yes
  • Alert type vibration: MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm jack: Yes

BODY DIMENSION AND CONNECTIVITY

  • Dimension: 159.2 x 75.2 x 8.1 mm (6.27 x 2.96 x 0.32 in)
  • Weight: 186 g (6.56 oz)
  • 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
  • Wireless charging: -
  • NFC: -
  • Infrared port: -
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • USB: 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

NETWORK AND COMMUNICATION

  • Technology: GSM / CDMA / 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
  • Browser: HTML5
  • JAVA: No

MESSAGING

  • Instant messaging: Yes
  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Push emails: Yes

SENSOR CONTROL

  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Proximity: Yes
  • Compass: Yes
  • Ambient Light sensor: -
  • Hall sensor: No
  • Fingerprint sensor: Yes (rear mounted)
  • Color spectrum: No
  • HR Sensor: -
  • Geomagnetic sensor: -
  • Iris scanner: No
  • Face unlock: -
  • Barometer: -
  • Heart Rate Monitor: -

POWER & BATTERY

  • Capacity: Non-removable Li-Po 4,000 mAh battery

OTHER FEATURES

  • MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
  • MP4/H.265 player
  • Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 4)
  • Photo/Video editor
  • Document Viewer

STATUS AND PRICE

  • Released date - January, 2019
  • About 65,000 to 85,000 Naira

Tags: Android 9.0 Pie, Xiaomi Redmi Note 7

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