Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S with 48MP rear camera launching in India on May 20

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Note 7 Pro sales crossed 2 million units recently and alongside that news, Xiaomi also announced that an all-new 48MP camera phone is coming soon. Today, Xiaomi has officially confirmed that the Redmi Note 7S with a 48MP camera is launching in India next week.

Redmi India posted a tweet today that said ‘This is the #RedmiNote you’ve been waiting for! 👀 #RedmiNote7S with a Super #48MP camera is coming on 20th May!’. This confirms that the Redmi Note 7S is launching in India on 20th May 2019.

There are no details on the specification of the Redmi Note 7S expect the information that will sport a 48MP rear camera. According to the image posted by Xiaomi, it will be a Dual camera setup on the Note 7S and is expected to be a 48MP + 5MP combination.

As Xiaomi teased this smartphone with the tagline ’48MP for everyone’, it might carry the same camera setup as seen on the Redmi Note 7 Pro. To recall, Redmi Note 7 Pro sports a 48-megapixel rear camera with 1/2″ Sony IMX586 sensor with f/1.79 aperture. It offers 12MP output by default using super pixel tech, but you can enable 48MP output in Pro mode. It has a 5-megapixel secondary camera for portrait shots and also comes with AI features such as steady handheld night photography. There is a 13-megapixel camera on the front with AI beautify and AI portrait features, as well as AI face unlock.

Also, last month, Xiaomi announced that an upcoming smartphone will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 Mobile Platform and there are less chances that the Redmi note 7S to be powered by the Snapdragon 730.

We should know more details once the smartphone launches on Monday.


Author: Manoj Nagendra

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