Xiaomi Redmi 7A gets MIUI 11 update with November security patch


The Xiaomi Redmi 7A has started receiving the latest MIUI 11 update in India. That the smartphone is getting the update in India does not mean that it won’t be available in some countries. You can got to Settings > About Phone > System Update, to check yours. The MIUI 11 update version is v11.01.0PCMINXM and it has a size of 726MB. Like i always says, you need to have at least 1GB of data to fully download the update.

It comes with a lot of features such as new dynamic sound effects inspired by the sounds of nature including animal, water and fire noises, new minimalistic design, revamped Settings app, video wallpapers, Steps Tracker, Wallpaper Carousel, updated Mi File Manager app, dark mode, and even a Floating Calculator, update Mi Tasks app and more to the device. The Redmi 7A is a budget device which was released in May this year.

Xiaomi Redmi 7A

The smartphone comes with a 5.45-inch display. It’s an HD+ display which means it has a resolution of 720 by 1440 pixels. The device has a PPI of 295 and 18:9 aspect ratio. It’s an IPS LCD panel screen with 74.4% screen to body ratio. Under the hood, it is powered by Snapdragon 439 Chip which has an Octa core processor clocked at 2.0GHz, it runs on Android 9 pie with MIUI 10 out of the box and Adreno 505 for graphics or gaming. The processor is also paired with 16GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 3GB RAM.

Redmi 7A update

In terms of camera, this device spot a single rear camera which is the 13mp camera with f/2.2 aperture accompanied by a led flash or 12mp camera with f/2.2 aperture for the global market. On the front, it has a 5mp selfie shooter with f/2.2 aperture, both the front and back camera records video in 1080p at 30fps. What is keeping the light on is a 4000mAh Li-Po battery which doesn’t supports fast charging. It comes with a 10W charger out the box.

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