In the present age, the technology is above all. The best example to understand its importance is of smartphones and their increasing demand. It is a device led by technology that has made the communication easier among people. There was a time when one has to go for ISD calls, but now with the help of applications and messengers on smartphones, one can call or send files with the help of internet to any person in another corner of the world. Hence, a number of smartphones are sold in the market, and yet the makers are manufacturing them with new features to ease the communication among the users. The Xiaomi is also one of such brands that are known for its excellent devices in the market that offer premium features in the handset of medium price range also.
The market is flooded with ample Smartphone brands, and one of the prominent brand names among them is Xiaomi. Xiaomi is a Chinese company which literally means Millet technology. The company, which has its headquarter in Beijing, deals with electronics, smartphones, mobile apps, laptops, and software. Xiaomi is considered as the world’s fifth largest Smartphone manufacturer in the world. The brand came up with its first ever Smartphone in 2011, and since then there was no looking back for the company.
The MI and Redmi series from the brand Xiaomi are quite popular and have garnered huge sales. This time across, the brand is all set to launch its latest device from the Mi series. Xiaomi will soon introduce Xiaomi Mi 7 which is expected to hit the market in October 2017 only. Even before its launch, the device has created a buzz in the market. Considering the popularity of Xiaomi phones, there are many expectations from the device.
When just a few months are left in the launch of Xiaomi Mi7, let’s have a look at the specifications of the device:
Display and Screen
The Xiaomi Mi 7 flaunts 5.7-inch screen with IPS LCD. It comes with a capacitive touchscreen which responds well to Multi-touch. It offers a screen resolution of 2160 x 3840 pixels with 773 PPI. The device comes in 3 exclusive colours of gold, silver and gray. With the help of the big screen, the user can enjoy better viewing of images and video. The typing of number or message, as well as an email, also become on such screen. Hence the makers have cared for better use of the device for the users.
The Xiaomi MI 7 runs on the latest android system 7.0 Nougat. It is packed with Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 MSM8998 chipset along with Quad-core 2.4 GHz, dual-core, kryo + 2 GHz, dual-core, kryo processor. MI 7 comes with a whopping 6GB RAM which enables efficient functioning of the phone without getting hanged. The latest version of the Android operating system, huge RAM, and high-quality processor make it easy for the user to use the device to the fullest.
The camera is the primary feature that is checked by every user of a smartphone. This brand also knows it well and hence provided the best of the features of thefront and a rear camera that can help the user to use the device at its best.
Xiaomi Mi 7 has its camera as the most efficient feature. The device comes with the 21MP primary camera along with features such as autofocus, optical image stabilization, and dual tone LED flash. The device offers an image resolution of 5288 x 3968 pixels.
Among the other features, one can find ISO control, high dynamic range, exposure compensation, continuous shooting, digital zoom, touch to focus, face detection and auto flash. It offers 3 options for video recording at 3840 x 2160 @ 30 fps, and 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps as well as 1280 x 720 @ 120 fps.
The Mi 7 packs a splendid 13MP secondary camera which offers video recording at 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps.
Storage and Battery
The Xiaomi Mi 7 comes with an internal memory of 32GB which is average for the segment. However, the catch is that the device does not come with an expandable memory which serves as a major drawback since almost all devices these days’ come with huge expandable memory.
The Xiaomi Mi 7 is backed by a powerful 3500mAh Li-polymer non-removable battery. The battery of this device is much admired by the experts due to its durability. Hence those who can move on the use of a smartphone with limited memory can surely go for this device.
Xiaomi Mi 7 is a single SIM phone which supports Indian network such as 2G, 3G, and 4G along with GPRS and EDGE.
Among the other features of connectivity, one can find Wi-Fi, mobile hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, and USB Type C along with loudspeaker and 3.5 mm audio jack.
Among the sensors, one can find front mounted fingerprint sensor, light sensor, gyroscope, compass, proximity sensor and accelerometer. Ample connectivity options make the device more useful.
The Xiaomi Mi 7 price in India is estimated to be around Rs. 26990 which positions the device in the middle segment.
Xiaomi phones have been performing really well in terms of performance and technology. The Mi series by Xiaomi is a successful series which would now be taken ahead by Mi7. The phone seems worthy enough of the buzz. It makes for a must buy owing to its processor and pair of amazing cameras. The powerful battery back also makes the device stand apart in competition. Mi7 also offers great display properties for an amazing viewing experience. However, the average internal memory and lack of expandable memory can prove to a drawback since they are almost present in every other Smartphone. The single SIM slot can also be a negative point as presently most of the phones offer dual SIM. It’s too soon to speak about the performance, and one will have to wait until October.