Redmi Note 7 Pro With 48MP Sony IMX586 Sensor To Launch In China Next Week

On: February 22, 2019

Xiaomi announced the Redmi Note 7 in its home country in January this year. Now the Chinese company has officially confirmed the launch of Note 7 Pro in China next week. The Pro variant is expected to come with an improved camera, battery and hardware specs.

Redmi head Lu Weibing revealed that the Redmi Note 7 Pro will sport a 48MP rear camera featuring a Sony IMX586 sensor. The Redmi Note 7 uses Samsung’s GM1 sensor for its 48MP camera. Under the hood, the Note 7 Pro is expected to house a Snapdragon 675 chipset  Recently, the Vivo V15 Pro became the first phone to be powered by the same processor. The Pro variant also hints at 6GB RAM and 128GB internal memory compared to the standard model, which packs 64GB inbuilt storage. Rumors also suggest that the Note 7 Pro could come with support for 18W fast charging.

The rest of specifications of the Note 7 Pro remain unchanged. The device will flaunt a 6.3-inch display with waterdrop notch, glass back, and gradient finish. It features a 13MP selfie shooter and will be powered by the same 4,000mAh battery unit.  

Xiaomi hasn’t revealed the exact launch date of the Note 7 Pro. The standard Note 7 will debut in India on February 28th. The Redmi Note 7 sells in China starting from CNY 999 (~Rs 10,500). The Pro model is expected to bear a price tag of CNY 1,500 (~Rs 15,790).

Viraj Gawde

Viraj loves being in the creative field. Being a tech guy and resident tech advisor for his friends and family, his interest lies in smartphones, laptops and cameras. Passionate about creating art, his forte lies in photography. In his downtime, he loves gaming on his self-built rig and supporting FC Barcelona.