Xiaomi Malaysia is expanding their line-up of offerings in malaysia with the launch of not one but two phones in the form of the Redmi Note7, the affordable Redmi 7 as well as the first of a growing range of smart home ecosystem devices in the form of the Mi LED smart light bulb, a Mi Home Security camera and a Mi Smart Sensor Set.
Redmi Note 7 with 3GB RAM/ 32GB | 4GB RAM / 64GB 4GB RAM
The biggest draw to the Redmi Note 7 is a rear dual camera array with a massive 48-MP f/1.8 camera that uses the latest Samsung ISOCELL Plus GM1 sensor that merges four pixels into a single 1.6um pixel for exceptional detail and better low light. This is paired with a secondary 5-MP sensor that uses a Samsung S5K5E8 processor to capture depth details.
In terms of other hardware, the Redmi Note 7 has a large 6.3-inch FHD+ dot drop display with a dewdrop shaped notch cut into the top for the 13-MP f/2.0 selfie camera which has an AI beautify mode that offers more pleasing mugshots as well as an AI Face unlock mode.
The aforementioned dewdrop notch allows Xiaomi to have a 19.5:9 screen aspect ratio for movies and gaming alike. For added peace of mind, the display is sheathed in Gorilla Glass 5.
Under the hood the Redmi Note 7 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 2.2GHz octacore processor and is available in Malaysia in your choice of a 3GBRAM/32GB for RM679 as a Lazada exclusive starting ,27 March onwards a 4GB RAM/64GB variant for RM799 and 4GB RAM / 128GB storage for RM949 along with an 18 month warranty. All variants retain a 4,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 4 support via a USB Type C port as well as an IR blaster to control appiances. And yes, the Redmi Note 7 still retains a 3.5mm audio jack. Colour choices consist of your choice of Neptune Blue, Nebula Red and Space Black.
Redmi 7 with 2GB RAM/16GB | 3GB RAM/ 32GB
Fresh off its debut in China a few days ago, Xiaomi Malaysia announced that the Redmi 7 will also be making its way to Malaysia. The phone is a classic Xiaomi design language in terms of hitting a sweet spot for affordability and performance with the entry level variant retailing for just half a grand.
In terms of specifications, the Redmi 7 has a 6.25-inch HD+ dewdrop display up top, a high efficiency Snapdragon 632 octacore processor, a 4,000mAh battery, a rear dual camera array that pairs up a 16-MP and 2-MP depth sensor along with AI enhancements, a front-facing 8-MP selfie camera, an IR blaster, a 3.5mm audio jack and your choice of either red, blue or black gradient finishes.
In terms of storage options, you can opt for a 2GB RAM/16GB for RM499 and a 3GB RAM and 32GB of storage for RM599. The Redmi 7 will be available in Malaysia starting 27 March.
Mi Smart Sensor Kit , Mi LED Smart Bulb and Mi Home Security Camera
Xiaomi has rolled out their Mi Smart Sensor Kit that helps to beef up your home security with a series of sensors that can keep an eye on your doors and windows to prevent unwelcome company. The bundle throws in a Mi Control hub, a pair of window and door sensors, a single Mi wireless switch and a pair of motion sensors for RM329.. You can also acquire a Mi Home 360-degree security camera that offers 1080P video and the ability to rotate full circle as well as a Mi LED smart light bulb for RM99 that can change into your choice of 16 million colours on demand . All these bits of kit can be controlled via the Mi Home app and are now available in Malaysia via authorised Mi outlets nationwide. For more details on the Redmi Note 7, Redmi 7 and the new Mi home ecosystem devices, swing by their official page at https://www.mi.com/my/