Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi launched its first Android Go smartphone, the Redmi Go, a week back in Philippines. The first device in the Redmi sub-brand, the Redmi Note 7 was unveiled a month back in China.
Ever since the launch of these two devices, there were rumors that these two smartphones would make its way to India soon. It is expected that these devices would be launched in India by the end of first quarter of the year.
Today, the RAM, internal storage and color variants that would be launched in India for the Redmi Note 7 and the Redmi Go has been leaked online. According to the leak, the Redmi Go will come with 1 GB of RAM coupled with 8 GB of internal storage. There will be Black, Blue, and Red color variants to choose from.
The Redmi Go features a 5 inch HD display with a 720p resolution and 16:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, there is a 1.4 GHz quad-core chipset powering the device. Xiaomi has not revealed the chipset model but previous reports and processor specs suggest it is the Snapdragon 425.
In the optics department, the device sports an 8 MP single sensor at the rear with a LED flash while offering a 5 MP camera at the front. It runs on Android Oreo (Go Edition) and comes pre-loaded with a couple of Lite apps like Google Assistant Go, YouTube Go, Gmail Go and more. The handset is backed by a 3,000 mAh battery.
As far as Redmi Note 7 is concerned, two variants will make its way to India. The base variant of the handset with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage and the 4 GB RAM variant with 64 GB of internal storage will also be launched in India.
The Redmi Note 7 comes with a 6.3 inch FHD+ LTPS LCD TPS dis with a dew drop notch. The glass on the phone is a Gorilla Glass 5 one. The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC clocked at 2.2 GHz. The phone comes with a primary 48 MP camera, which is a Samsung GM1 sensor. This one is paired with a 5 MP depth sensor. And on the front, it comes with a 13 MP camera.
The phone is backed up by 4000mAh battery which supports Quick Charge 4.0. The phone also packs type C USB port, a first for Redmi series. The color variants for the Redmi Note 7 are also Black, Blue and Red. Stay tuned for further updates as more details like the date of launch would be revealed in the upcoming days.