Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S offers a good camera. These days, you don’t need to empty your wallet before you can get a good device that will give you a cool camera set-up that is worth sharing. All thanks to Chinese tech OEM as they have made this possible. For the sake of this post, our special thanks go to Xiaomi for introducing the Redmi Note 7S with 48 MP main camera.
Where to Buy Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S
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To be sincere, the camera setup on the phone is not a gimmick. Yes, you read that right. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S comes with a good camera set-up similar to what we have on the Redmi Note 7 device. Apart from the camera, it also comes with good battery capacity and enough specifications.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S Key Specs & Features
- 6.3 inch IPS Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels (409 ppi)
- Android 9.0 Pie
- Octa-core Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660
- 3GB RAM / 4GB RAM and 32GB and 64GB inbuilt storage
- Fingerprint scanner (Rear)
- 48 MP + 5 MP Rear Camera and 13 MP Front Camera
- 4G LET Network
- 18W Fast Battery Charging Capacity (Quick Charge 4)
- 4000 mAh Non-removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
In terms of body design, there’s nothing too special on the phone. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S still maintains the same body with the Redmi Note 7 device. It’s built with glass both on the front and back with a plastic frame.
The smooth panel is where you will find the camera, an LED flash and the fingerprint scanner for security. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S has body dimensions of 159.2 x 75.2 x 8.1 mm and weight 186 grams. It also has splash resistant.
The Dot notch has a screen display size of 6.3 inches with an IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The screen has a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and 409 PPI density.
There’s display protection of corning gorilla glass 5 protecting the smartphone from scratch and crack.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S has a dual-camera configuration. The main shooter is an impressive 48 MP wide with an additional 5 MP depth sensor. The camera features Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama and they can shoot 2k video quality.
Selfies lovers will get a front camera of 13 MP with HDR and [email protected] video resolution which is also for video calling.
Hardware and Software
Powering the Android phone is Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 chipset with an octa-core processor clocking at a speed of 2.2 GHz. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S has Adreno 512 GPU to handle any graphics related issues and also for gaming.
Taking charge of the system is Android 9.0 Pie with MIUI 10 user interface slapped on top. For music and other file storage, the phone has 32GB internal storage coupled with 3GB RAM.
There is also a bigger variant with 64GB and 4GB RAM. You can still expand the memory up to 256GB which is if you’re willing to sacrifice the second SIM slot.
Battery and Network
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S has a non-removable battery capacity of 4000 mAh with support for fast battery charging 18W which uses Quick Charge 4.
It has 4G LTE Networks for fast browsing and downloads. Other options on the device are WiFi, Bluetooth, FM radio with recording, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS for navigation and 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S Price and Availability
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S is now available for $159 on AliExpress.
In Nigeria, the phone is expected to sell for 60,000 Naira, while in Ghana, it will cost 900 GHS and 17,000 KES in Kenya. You can order it in multiple colors online.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S Specs
Here are a few specs of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S:
- Platform: Android
- Processor: Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660, Octa-core (2.2 GHz quad-core Kryo 260 & 1.8 GHz quad-core Kryo 260)
- GPU: Adreno 512
- Memory: 3GB RAM / 4GB RAM
- Colours: Onyx Black, Sapphire Blue, Ruby Red, Astro White
- Dimension: 159.2 x 75.2 x 8.1 mm (6.27 x 2.96 x 0.32 in)
- Weight: 186
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.3 inch IPS Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels (409 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48 MP + 5 MP Camera
- Rear Camera Features: Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Front Camera: 13 MP Camera
- Built-in Storage: 32GB / 64GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes up to 256GB
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Yes
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: Yes
- USB Port: Yes, 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: –
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: –
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4000 mAh Non-removable Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes, 18W Fast Battery Charging Capacity, (Quick Charge 4)