📱Xiaomi Redmi 7 – The ultimate 2021 Review – Best price in UAE

The ultimate 2021 Review of Xiaomi Redmi 7

The Xiaomi Redmi 7 is an older model, having been launched in the middle of 2019. The overall quality of this smartphone is average; as it is very affordable it can be a good choice just to save a little.

Main results

The Xiaomi Redmi 7 arrived on the market with Android 9 and in all this time it has not received any updates and is unlikely to receive one. Although it is 2 steps behind the last Android released, for safety and compatibility with apps and other devices, it is still fairly recent.
The 6.2″ screen with a resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels has an appearance in line with that of its competitors, but is very quick to react to commands.
The Xiaomi Redmi 7 battery is standard: in our usage scenario, its 4000 mAh allow it to reach 33 hours, which is on average.
The 20.6 GB of actual available internal memory (32 GB declared) may not be enough to store our data, but we can use an SD memory card to expand the phone memory.
It suffered some minor damages in the drop test, but passed it well and can therefore be considered rather robust.
Like most models in this price range, it is not a very powerful phone: it is therefore not suitable for tasks that require high performance, such as some video games, but still does not have problems with everyday activities.
Among the most interesting functions are: being dual SIM (two SIM, two numbers, can work simultaneously) and the presence of the fingerprint reader.
This model is compatible with 4G connection.

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Xiaomi Redmi 7 has two rear cameras (the main one is 12 Mp) which allow you to get just enough quality photos, unless in situations with little light where they are even poor.
This mobile phone has an 8 Mp front camera, which allows you to take poor quality photos, so it is not possible to get good selfies.

✔️ Pros

  • The screen quality is good
  • It is one of the most affordable models
  • You can insert two SIMs at the same time
  • It is one of the best models for the price range

❌ Cons

  • selfies are not of good quality

All tests results



Rear camera★★★☆☆
Front camera★★☆☆☆
Quality of video footage from rear camera★★☆☆☆
Quality of video footage from front camera★★☆☆☆
Audio quality of movies★☆☆☆☆


Vision quality★★★☆☆
Touchscreen speed and accuracy★★★★★


Battery consumption★★★★★
Battery life (for standard usage scenario)32.5 h
Quick battery charging★★★☆☆
Extra battery functionality★★★☆☆


Processor speed★★★★☆
Amount of memory available★★★☆☆


Fall resistance★★★★☆
Impermeability to waterNot applicable
Rain resistance★★★★★
Scratch resistance★★★★☆


Audio quality through the speakers★★★★☆
Sound quality with high quality headphones★★★★★



Ease of use

Usability of the touchscreen★★★★★
Ease of use of the camera★★★☆☆
Accessibility via facial recognition or fingerprint★★★★★
Simplicity of settings★★★★★
Browser convenience★★★★★

Brand reliability

Brand reliability84

Extra Features

Operation on different frequency bands★★★☆☆
Operation on different wifi standards★★☆☆☆
Memory card reader★★★★★
Availability of sensors★★★☆☆
Location accuracy★★★☆☆

All technical specs

General specifications

Operating system version testedAndroid 9
Latest update availableAndroid 9
Google Service available✔️
Diagonal screen size6.2 inch
Internal memory declared32 GB
Memory capacity actually available20.6 GB
Type of memory cardSD
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 632
Processor frequency1.8 GHz
Number of cores8
RAM memory3 GB

Other specifications

Battery capacity4000 mAh
Replaceable battery
Wireless charging possible
Wireless charger providedNot considered
SAR level declared1.25 Watt per kg
IP certification
Fingerprint reader✔️
FM radio✔️
Stereo speakers


Weight, including SIM and battery180 g
Length158 mm
Width76 mm
Thickness10 mm


Available in Dual SIM✔️
Dual SIM and independent memory card reader✔️
SIM typeNano SIM
Bluetooth version4
USB-C port
3.5mm audio output✔️

Camera and video camera

Resolution of the main rear camera12 MPx
Resolution of the main front camera8 MPx
Number of rear cameras2
Number of front cameras1
Optical image stabilizer
Slow motion mode✔️
Video resolutionFull HD

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