Xiaomi releases MIUI 12 update for Redmi Note 7, 7S
Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 12 update for the Redmi Note 7 and Note 7S models in India. As per the changelog, the new firmware brings an all-new animation engine, dynamic window technology, refreshed system visuals, and a revamped control center. It also comes with improved permission management for apps, enhanced privacy protection, an updated Settings app, and Dark Mode 2.0.
Details about the update
The update carries build number V220.127.116.11.QFGINXM for both the devices. It is a stable beta version, which means the roll out is happening in a phased manner. To manually check for the new firmware, you can go to Settings >System Updates.
Redmi Note 7, 7S: At a glance
As far as their specifications are concerned, the Redmi Note 7 and Note 7S feature an all-glass body with a waterdrop notch design and a prominent bottom bezel. On the rear, they pack a dual camera setup and a physical fingerprint reader for secure biometric authentication. Both the devices bear a 6.3-inch Full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) LCD screen with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
The Redmi Note 7 sports a dual rear camera unit comprising a 12MP (f/2.2) main sensor and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth lens. The Redmi Note 7S also has a similar setup but with a 48MP (f/1.8) primary camera and a 5MP (f/2.2) depth sensor. For selfies and video calling, both the handsets house a 13MP (f/2.0) front-facing camera.
Under the hood
The Redmi Note 7 and Note 7S are powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 660 chipset, coupled with up to 6GB of RAM and up to 128GB of storage. Both the handsets pack a 4,000mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support and are now upgradeable to Android 10-based MIUI 12. For connectivity, they offer support for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, a headphone jack, and a Type-C port.