Xiaomi has finally launched the smartphone with a 48-megapixel camera dubbed has Redmi Note 7.
The Redmi Note 7 is Xiaomi’s first smartphone to sport a dewdrop notch. The star of the show is arguably the rear camera setup, consisting of a 48MP f/1.8 main camera (Samsung GM1, 0.8 micron pixels) and a 5MP secondary shooter.
The company confirmed that the main camera is able to make use of pixel-binning to take better shots, albeit at a 12MP resolution. Meanwhile, selfie duties are handled by a 13MP snapper.
Under the hood, the Redmi Note 7 is powered by Snapdragon 660 SoC paired with up to 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. It is backed by a 4000mAh battery and supports QuickCharge 4. It ships with a 10W charger.
The Redmi Note 7 has a 6.3-inch 19.5:9 1080p screen, a 13-megapixel selfie camera, 48MP+5MP AI-enabled dual camera setup a 4,000mAh battery, USB-C connectivity, and a headphone jack.
Display: 6.3-inch (2340 ×1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:5:9 2.5D curved glass display, 1500:1 contrast ratio, 450 nits brightness, 84% NTSC Color Gamut, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
Chipset: Octa Core Snapdragon 660 14nm Mobile Platform (Quad 2.2GHz Kryo 260 + Quad 1.8GHz Kryo 260 CPUs) with Adreno 512 GPU
RAM + ROM: 3GB RAM with 32GB storage, 4GB / 6GB RAM with 64GB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
Operating System: Android 9.0 (Pie) with MIUI 10
SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
Camera: 48MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/1.8 aperture, PDAF, EIS, 5MP secondary camera; 13MP front-facing camera
Sensor: Fingerprint sensor, IR sensor
3.5mm audio jack, AK 98937 Smart PA
Dimensions: 159.21 x 75.21 x 8.1mm; Weight: 186g
Network: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4 /5GHz) Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
Battery: 4000mAh battery with Quick Charge 4.
3GB + 32GB ($147) N52000
4GB + 64GB ($177) N63720
6GB + 64GB ($206) N74,160
Could this be the cheapest 48MP smartphone we’ll see on the market for the next few months?