Xiaomi’s upcoming flagship Mi 7 smartphone has already been through several renders and leaks in the past. Now, some alleged hands-on pictures of the Mi 7 have surfaced online revealing some key features.
The images have been leaked on Chines micro-blogging website, Weibo via OnPhones which show notch on the top edge and in-display fingerprint scanner on the bottom. The in-display fingerprint scanner is line with the confirmation of Lei Jun. Recently, Lei Jun, Xiaomi Founder confirmed that Mi 7 smartphone will come with an under-display fingerprint scanner.
As per the leaked images, the display of the device shows the Settings menu that reveals the device is running the MIUI 9.5 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. One of the images also shows the back of Mi 7 which reveals that it does not feature any fingerprint scanner on the back. This further strengthens that the device does include the under display fingerprint scanner along with the facial recognition system.
Xiaomi Mi 7 was recently spotted on GeekBench benchmarking website with code name Xiaomi Dipper. In the GeekBench listing, the Xiaomi Mi 7 got 2449 points in single-core test and in multi-core test it received 8309 points. As per the listing on Geekbench, the Xiaomi Mi 7 has 6GB RAM and Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 1.77 GHz octa-core processor. The handset is based on the Android 8.0.0 Oreo operating system.
The brand has already confirmed that its next flagship device will be sporting Qi wireless charging. And recently report from China said that Xiaomi Mi 7 may arrive with the fast wireless charging of 7.5W level. Currently, this 7.5W wireless charging is the same as used in iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus flagship smartphones. The 7.5W wireless charging speed is half the speed of the latest Qi 1.2 standards.
As per earlier reports, the specifications of Mi 7 include a 5.6-inch display with 1440 x 2880 pixel resolution, Snapdragon 845 SoC with Adreno 630 GPU, Android 8.0 Oreo running MIUI 9, 64GB/128GB of internal capacity, 6GB/8GB RAM, non-removable 4480mAh battery with quick charge, 16-megapixel dual rear camera with dual tone LED flash and 13-megapixel front camera. The video has also revealed the expected pricing of Mi 7 which is $465 in the US and Rs 29,800 in India.