There has been quite a rumor regarding the Xiaomi’s 2018 flagship, Mi 7. Xiaomi has always known for the cheaper device with the premium specification. Here, for 2018 the company is all set to bring the premium device for its customers if latest rumors turn to be true. The upcoming Xiaomi Mi 7 features wireless charging, which is confirmed. Let’s talk about the Xiaomi Mi 7 price, specs, launch date, and much more.
First rumors regarding the Mi 7, is that there will be two size variant Mi 7 and Mi 7 Plus just like Samsung S8 and S8 Plus. As the name suggests, the Mi 7 will be the regular device with the screen size of 5.65-inch and the Mi 7 Plus being the bigger with the screen size of 6.01-inch. Both the device will feature 18:9 aspect ratio screen, unlike the Google’s Pixel 2. It is still unclear but both the device will be minimum of Full HD+ resolution with Mi 7 Plus could feature QHD display.
One thing company has hinted and is sure to feature is Qualcomm’s latest SoC, Snapdragon 845 chipset. With most of the premium flagship device is sure to feature Snapdragon 845, it’s no exception to that. And for multi-tasking, the devices are set to at least have 6GB of RAM with Mi 7 Plus having 8GB of RAM. On the battery side, the Mi 7 will be packed with 3200mAh battery and the Mi 7 Plus will be packed with 3500mAh battery. And the dual camera feature on both device is rumored to deliver AI driven photography experience.
Besides the rumors, there is one thing that company has confirmed, that is upcoming Xiaomi Mi 7 features wireless charging technology. The news was confirmed through the official WeChat that the Mi 7 will be equipped with wireless charging technology. It is also confirmed that the US-based Integrated Device Technology will be providing the charging module. But, there is no confirmed news which wireless charging modules the company will use. The device will support Qi wireless charging standard, as 3 months ago the company has joined Wireless Power Consortium that hinted that the next flagship device from the company will feature Qi standard wireless charging.
The company will be using RF products from IDT along with the charging modules. Which means, the wireless antenna to be used on the upcoming Xiaomi flagship will be compatible with the wireless brands of US. This will open enter for the Xiaomi devices on US soil.
Hence, it confirmed that the Xiaomi Mi 7 features wireless charging, now regarding the price of the Xiaomi devices, there is no news yet, but our speculation is that the Mi 7 price will be at 2,699 Yuan ($415) and Mi 7 Plus might be priced at 2,999 Yuan ($460).