Xiaomi announces 48MP camera with Redmi Note 7S
India, 21 May 2019 — Xiaomi, India’s number one smartphone brand, today announced a refresh to the bestselling Redmi Note 7 lineup with the 48MP camera powered Redmi Note 7S. Besides capable Kryo™ processing thanks to the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 AIE, Redmi Note 7S brings a powerful 48MP camera for everyone after planned volumes of Redmi Note 7 sold out sooner than anticipated.
Speaking on the occasion, Anuj Sharma, Chief Marketing Officer, Xiaomi India, said, “Xiaomi India has achieved major success in the Indian smartphone industry, and one of the key contributing factors is our Redmi Note series which is known to offer the best of innovative features with great quality at truly honest pricing. Our newly launched Redmi Note 7S continues this strong legacy with a powerful 48MP camera, offering our Mi Fans the opportunity to capture and enjoy excellent images in addition to its array of amazing features.”
India’s favourite smartphone series, the Redmi Note series, saw a revamp earlier this year with the launch of the Redmi Note 7 series. With the all new Aura Design, Dot Notch display and Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5 on both sides -- Redmi Note 7 was a true market disruptor in its category. Testament to the love of Mi Fans for Redmi Note 7 series -- in just two months of going on sale, it sold over two million units.
Redmi Note 7S - 48MP for everyone
The 48MP camera on Redmi Note 7S features a large 1.6μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel, allowing a great amount of detail to be captured.Redmi Note 7S users will also be able to take advantage of the much-lauded Steady Handheld Night Photography mode on the camera app, which uses sophisticated algorithms to achieve a perfect picture each time regardless of light conditions. Besides that, features like MIUI’s AI scene detection, AI portrait besides AI face unlock will make the Redmi Note 7S a versatile camera phone.
With the same aforementioned attributes, Redmi Note 7S also features a 5MP depth sensor to go along with th 48MP main camera. Using this powerful combination of cameras and sophisticated software, Redmi Note 7S is able to achieve immensely detailed photos both in daylight and in the night, thus making it a user’s delight.
Redmi Note 7S: Quick specs
? 48MP + 5MP dual rear camera with PDAF, EIS and AI Portrait Mode
? 6.3-inch (16 cm) Full HD+ (2340 × 1080p) Dot Notch Display
? Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5 (front and back)
? 13MP front camera with AI Portrait mode
? Octa-core 2.2GHz Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660
? 3GB+32GB and 4GB+64GB variants
? Hybrid dual SIM/microSD slot
? 4000mAh battery with USB Type-C and Quick Charge 4 support
? Fingerprint sensor and AI Face unlock
? 159.2mm × 75.2mm × 8.1mm
? P2i splash-resistant coating, IR blaster
Redmi Note 7S will be available for INR 10,999 for the 3GB+32GB variant and INR 12,999 for the 4GB+64GB variant in Sapphire Blue, Ruby Red, Onyx Black colour variants. Redmi Note 7S goes on sale starting 12 PM 23rd May across Mi.com, Flipkart and Mi Homes, with availability in offline stores to start the next day, i.e., 24th May onwards.
About Xiaomi Corporation
Xiaomi Corporation was founded in April 2010 and listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on 9 July, 2018 (1810.HK). Xiaomi is an internet company with smartphones and smart hardware connected by an IoT platform at its core. With the vision of being friends with its users and being the “coolest company” in the hearts of its users, Xiaomi is committed to continuous innovation, with an unwavering focus on quality and efficiency. The company relentlessly builds amazing products with honest prices to let everyone in the world enjoy a better life through innovative technology. Xiaomi is currently the world's fourth-largest smartphone brand, and has established the world's largest consumer IoT platform, with more than 100 million smart devices (excluding smartphones and laptops) connected to its platform. Currently, Xiaomi products are present in more than 70 countries and regions around the world and have a leading foothold in many markets.
Xiaomi India is the number 1 smartphone player for four consecutive quarters since Q3 2018.
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