Xiaomi to launch Redmi 7, Redmi Y3 in India on April 24

Xiaomi to launch Redmi 7, Redmi Y3 in India on April 24

Rounak Jain

Xiaomi is all set to launch not one but two smartphones next week. According to reports, the Chinese smartphone maker could unveil the Redmi 7 alongside the Redmi Y3 during the April 24 event.

Xiaomi has been teasing the launch of the Redmi Y3 for a few days now. Earlier, it was revealed that the next smartphone in the Redmi Y series would feature a 32MP selfie camera. Later, Xiaomi also teased that it would come with a large battery. Xiaomi's tweets so far have also confirmed that it will be a Redmi Y series smartphone.

Now, a new tweet posted by Xiaomi has suggested that it could launch the Redmi 7 as well in addition to the Redmi Y3. To recap, the Redmi 7 was launched earlier last month in China featuring a waterdrop notch and a dual camera setup on the back.

Redmi 7 specifications

To recap very briefly, the Redmi 7 is the latest smartphone in Xiaomi's entry-level segment. Launched last month, it features a 6.26-inch HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.

In terms of performance, the Redmi 7 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SoC coupled with Adreno 506 GPU. In terms of memory, the device has been launched in three variants - 2GB RAM + 16GB internal storage, 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage.

Coming to the camera department, the Redmi 7 features a dual camera setup at the back consisting a 12MP primary camera with 1.12um pixel size, f/2.2 aperture, phase detection autofocus and a 2MP secondary camera. On the front, the device sports an 8MP selfie camera.

The Redmi 7 is powered by a 4,000mAh battery. Connectivity options on the device include dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio and a USB port.