Red Magic 7 with 165Hz AMOLED display, Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 launched: price, specifications


  • Red Magic 7 has launched in global markets
  • The Red Magic 7 Pro will be heading to global markets in Q2 2022
  • Both gaming smartphones are powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1

Red Magic 7 has been launched today in global markets. To recall, the gaming-focused smartphone was announced with the Red Magic 7 Pro in China in the previous week. While the company has announced the vanilla model today, it will be unveiling the Red Magic 7 Pro for the global markets in Q2 2022.

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The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 powered Red Magic 7 offers an AMOLED display with support for a high refresh rate. It is equipped with the Red Core 1 chip for managing game-related features such as sound, in-game vibrations, and RGB-lighting effects. Here is all the information on the specifications, features, and pricing of the Red Magic 7.

Red Magic 7 specifications and features

Red Magic 7-

Red Magic 7-has a 165Hz AMOLED and Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip

The Red Magic 7 is fitted with a 6.8-inch AMOLED display that produces a Full HD+ resolution of 1,080 x 2,400 pixels. The punch-hole display offer features a 165Hz refresh rate, a 720Hz touch sampling rate, 700 nits of brightness, and an in-screen fingerprint scanner. The Red Magic 7 comes preinstalled with Android 12 OS overlaid with Red Magic UI 5.0.

The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset powers the Red Magic 7. It offers up to 18GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The Chinese edition of the Red Magic 7, which debuted in China last week carries support for 120W fast charging. However, its global variant supports only 65W charging. The comprehensive heat dissipation system of the Red Magic 7 lineup features a large-sized vapour chamber liquid cooling, a 20,000 RPM centrifugal fan, composite graphene, a thermally conductive gel, and aerospace-grade heat dissipation material.

The Red Magic 7 has an 8-megapixel selfie camera. It has a vertical triple camera unit on the back that comprises a 64-megapixel main camera, a 13-megapixel ultrawide lens with a 115-degree FOV, and a 2-megapixel macro camera. The other features of the Red Magic 7 include dual nano-SIM slots, 5G, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, dual-frequency GPS, dual speakers, a USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

Red Magic 7 pricing and availability

The Red Magic 7 variant with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage is priced $629 (~Rs 47,000). It comes in Obsidian Black colour. The second variant, which is priced at $729 (~Rs 54,500) comes with 16GB RAM and 256GB storage. It can be purchased in Blue-Red-Purple Pulsar colour.

Lastly, the variant with 18GB RAM and 256GB storage, which comes in Supernova colour (semi-transparent back) is priced at $799 (~Rs 61,950). It will be available for purchase in multiple markets such as Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia Pacific, and the Middle East starting from March 10th, 2022.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

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