The Redmi 6-series from Xiaomi has been quite popular in the affordable segment. There are three smartphones, the entry-level Redmi 6A, the affordable Redmi 6, and the budget Redmi 6 Pro. Now, looks like Xiaomi has already started working on their successors that will be a part of the Redmi 7-series.
Spotted by NashVilleChatterClass, three smartphones, M1901F7E, M1901F7T, M1901F7C have been certified by China s Compulsory Certificate (3C) authority. These are likely to the Redmi 7A, Redmi 7 and the Redmi 7 Pro, respectively. The listing reveals that the smartphones come with support for 5V/2A (10W) charging. Also, the prefix M19 would likely mean that these smartphones will be released sometime in early 2019.
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Xiaomi has launched the Redmi Note 6 Pro in India, but the smartphone maker hasn t launched the same in its home market. And while the Redmi Note 5 Pro was launched as Redmi Note 5 in China, there is a possibility the Note 6 Pro may be released as Note 6 in China.
The alleged Redmi 7-series smartphones certified at 3C don t reveal any specifications or features. But being the successors, we can expect the upcoming smartphones to come with improved hardware, and slightly improved design.
The current smartphones come with a wide notch, and there are possibilities wherein the new Redmi 7-series devices may come with a waterdrop style notch. These smartphones could also come with improved cameras, better chipsets, more storage and RAM. We expect more details to pour in as the launch event draws closer.