Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi is reportedly planning to launch another smartphone outside its home market. Famous tipster Roland Quandt recently revealed that the Redmi 7A Global is ready to debut for the European market and has been spotted at some retailers in Eastern Europe. The Chinese manufacturer launched the device in China last month.
A report by DealnTech reveals that the Redmi 7A has been certified in a number of global markets. As per the source, the smartphone has now been certified by the EEC (Eurasian Economic Commission), IMDA in Singapore, TKDN in Indonesia and NBTC in Thailand suggesting an imminent and widespread launch. The certification reveals that the model number M1093C3EG is a global variant of the Redmi 7A.
The company is yet to announce anything about the global launch of the Redmi 7A but according to the latest rumors, it will arrive in July 2019. The specifications of the device are likely to stay the same with minor adjustments.
The Redmi 7A features a 5.45-inch HD+ 2.5D curved display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 chipset paired with 2GB/3GB RAM and 16GB/32GB internal storage which can be further expanded to 256GB via microSD card.
In the optics department, it has a single 13MP rear sensor with an f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, LED flash and aided by AI algorithms to improve imagery. On the front, it offers a 5MP AI camera with Beauty Mode. It runs MIUI 10 on top of Android 9 Pie and is backed by a 4,000 mAh battery with 10W charging capacity. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-FI 802.11 b/g/n. GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, a microUSB and a 3.5 mm headphone jack.
The Redmi 7A is priced at 549 Yuan (Rs 5,500 approx) for the 2GB/16GB variant, 599 Yuan (Rs 6,000 approx) for the 2GB/32GB variant and 799 Yuan (Rs 8000) for the 3GB/32GB variant.