Redmi has announced a new colour variant called “Foggy Gold” for the Redmi 7A phone in China. Until now, the phone was available in Matte Black and Morning Blue colour variants.
Redmi 7A was launched in India recently. However, it was announced in India in two new colors – Matte Blue and Matte Gold. Till now, it is not known if the new colour variant will also be announced in India.
Specs-wise, there’s no difference between Redmi 7A Foggy Gold, the Matte Black, and Morning Blue variants. It comes in three variants – 2GB RAM + 16GB storage, 2GB RAM + 32GB storage and 3GB RAM + 32GB storage priced at 549 Yuan, 599 Yuan and 799 Yuan respectively.
In India, Redmi 7A smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs 5,999 for the 2GB RAM + 16GB storage option, while the 2GB RAM + 32GB storage is priced at Rs 6,199.
Redmi 7A features a 5.45-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display 1440 x 720 pixels screen resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone runs Android 9 Pie-based MIUI 10 on top and is powered by a 4000 mAh battery that supports 10W charging which claims to offer 198 hours of music playback, 17 hours HD video playback, 20 hours of VoLTE calling.
The phone is powered by 2.0GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC with Adreno 505 GPU. It comes with a single 12MP AI rear camera with Sony IMX 486 sensor along with an LED flash, PDAF phase focus, AI beauty and on the front, it has a 5MP AI selfie shooter. The company will soon add AI scene detection feature pretty soon in India.
Connectivity options include dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, and FM Radio. The phone measures 146.30×70.41×9.55mm and weighs150 grams.