Following the release of the Xiaomi 6 Smartphone in 2017, the highly anticipated Xiaomi Mi 7 is currently rumored to be released in February of 2018. With many exciting features and the new Snapdragon 845 processor, this phone should make quite the splash in the smartphone industry. Read on to learn all about the timeline for production, as well as the phone’s predicted appearance, features, operating system, and price and availability.
Currently, Xiaomi is collaborating with Qualcomm regarding creating the processor for the Xiaomi Mi 7. The testing phase of the Xiaomi Mi 7 Smartphone is set to begin in November of 2017 and continue until February, when final testing and finishing touches will take place. For this reason, it is estimated that the Xiaomi Mi 7 will be released in February. Possible delays could result from a lack of sufficient processor units, which the problem that the company ran into with the release of the Xiaomi Mi 6. This caused a two-month delay in release, which should be taken into account.
The Xiaomi Mi 7 is predicted to have a glass ceramic back panel, making for an appealing look. The screen size is said to be 6 inches, which is larger than the 5.15-inch screen sported by the Xiaomi Mi 6. The phone will include a beautiful and practical display, complete with a OLED touchscreen and screen resolution of 2160 x 4096 pixels for maximum clarity.
The special features that will be included in the Xiaomi Mi 7 are still under speculation, however good estimates can be made based on previous models of Xiaomi phones. Like other Xiaomi phones, the Xiaomi Mi 7 will run on OS Android 7.0 Nougat, complete with high-speed functioning of 3G/4G and user-friendly interface. The storage capacity of the smartphone will likely be 32 GB – 64 GB with up to 128 GB of external storage, and a microSD card slot. This allows for storage of all of your most important files, videos, photos, and more. The phone is projected to contain a non-removable Li-Po 3500 mAh battery.
Camera features include 16MP front and rear cameras equipped with Geo Tagging, HDR, and video recording capability. A secondary camera is also included, according to predictions. Other noteworthy features include FM radio, GPRS, WI-FI Direct, finger print sensing technology, Bluetooth, VoLTE, games, 3.5 mm Audio Jack, Wireless Fast Charging, and Qi standard support.
Snapdragon 845 Processor
The most anticipated feature of the Xiaomi Mi 7 Smartphone is its rumored processing system, the Snapdragon 845. This processor is has the classification of Octa Core 6/8 GB RAM, and is a product of Qualcomm. Qualcomm has been cooperating with Xiaomi for the release of its new processor with the Xiaomi Mi 7. It is an upgraded processor from the previous Snapdragon 835. The Xiaomi Mi 7 will be one of the very first phones to possess the new Snapdragon 845 processor.
Price and Availability
Although the exact price of the Xiaomi Mi 7 still remains unknown, it is estimated that the smartphone will cost about 26,999 Rupee in India, which is equivalent to 414.80 US Dollars. As previously stated, the phone is expected to be released in early 2018, which is both the Asian and global release date. It should be available for purchase in China and India at this time, as well as online through retailers such as GearBest and Amazon.
If these rumors hold true, you should expect to see the brand new Xiaomi 7 Smartphone on the market in early 2018. Its appealing appearance, high-tech features, and revolutionary new Snapdragon 845 processing system makes it the perfect device to purchase in order to stay up to date on all the latest advancements. The Xiaomi Mi 7 may will be presented at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in 2018, so stay tuned!