Xiaomi Mi 7 spotted on Geekbench with Snapdragon 845 SoC
The Chinese Smartphone manufacture, Xiaomi is currently preparing for the launch of their upcoming premium flagship smartphone, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s. We have seen enough of leaks and rumors of the Mi Mix 2s smartphone. The phone is launching on March 27 officially. Today, a new Xiaomi device, the Xiaomi Mi 7 visited the Geekbench. The Geekbench’s listing reveals a lot about the phone’s specifications.
Xiaomi Mi 7 was originally rumored to launch in the Mobile World Congress 2018 at Barcelona, Spain. We have also seen a couple of leaks about the phone’s specifications in the past. But today, we have some concrete information about the upcoming Xiaomi Mi series phone, the Mi 7.
Basically, it would be the successor edition of Xiaomi Mi 6 smartphone. The new Xiaomi Mi 7 smartphone is rumored to be powered by Qualcomm’s latest Chipset, Snapdragon 845. The Mi Mix 2s would be the first Xiaomi device to use this Chip and then this new Mi 7 would also be using the same Chipset by Qualcomm.
Today, a mysterious Xiaomi device with codenamed, Xiaomi Dipper appeared on a benchmarking website Geekbench. Reports and various sources claim that this could be the new Xiaomi Mi 7 smartphone. Apparently, there is no evidence of any other Xiaomi device as of now, so we can expect this to be the Xiaomi Mi 7.
The Geekbench’s listing of the Xiaomi Dipper smartphone reveals a lot about the phone’s specifications. If you go through the following screenshot, you could see that the device is using Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 Chipset. So yes, the new Xiaomi Mi 7 would be using the Snapdragon 845 Chipset. The device would come with 6GB of RAM.
Furthermore, the listing also reveals that the new Xiaomi device is running on an Android 8.0 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box. You can see the scoring of the device with single core and multicore by the device. The Geekbench’s scoring ensures us that the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 7 would be much more powerful than all the previously launched Xiaomi devices as it would come with optimised chipset as Xiaomi has collaborated with Qualcomm for their smartphones. So the future Xiaomi devices would be more powerful than what you are current using.
According to various sources, the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 7 smartphone could feature the OLED screen with Always-on display on the device just like the newly launched Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S9 phones. The handset is rumored to come with 6.01 Inch of OLED screen onboard.
Apart from this, the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 7 smartphone would also come with a top notch on the display just like Apple’s new iPhone X smartphone. The notch would be housing the Front Facing Camera and all the required sensors on the device. Reports also suggest that the phone could be launched with in-display Fingerprint scanner. The in-display Fingerprint Scanner requires an OLED panel and the Mi 7 could be the suitable device to house this in-display Fingerprint Scanner onboard. The device is said to have Wireless charging option as well with 7.5W just like Apple’s iPhone X.
Sadly, there is no any official confirmation regarding this smartphone by the company as of now. However, the device is expected to be launched in the market in the coming June month. Xiaomi will first make its new Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s smartphone in the global market and after establishing it in the global market, they will launch the new Xiaomi Mi 7 smartphone.