A few days ago, Chinese manufacturing giant, Xiaomi, released its new smartphone, Redmi Note 7. The company has always emphasized the toughness and durability of this smartphone saying that the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 used on this device can’t be destroyed by a fall. We have seen various videos showing the strength of the Gorilla Glass 5 which was used on both sides of this device. Now, a new video just appeared online which shows the Redmi Note 7 taking an electric drill test. After drilling the display of this smartphone, there was no physical damage on the screen.
The first official sales of this device took place yesterday and hundreds of thousands of units were sold out in less than nine minutes. Redmi’s general manager, Lu Weibing, expressed satisfaction at the performance of this smartphone in the market and said that the smartpone has won its first battle.
As a reminder, this smartphone comes with a 48MP + 5MP dual AI camera with a unit pixel area of 0.8μm. In the core configuration, Redmi Note 7 uses a 6.3-inch 2340 × 1080 display with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor. For selfies, it has a 13MP shooter while a decent 4000 mAh battery is available to keep its lights on. In addition, the Note 7 uses the same quality standards as Xiaomi’s flagship mobile phone. According to the official introduction, after two years of improvement, Xiaomi has successfully upgraded the long-term comprehensive normal usage rate to 18 months. Thus the warranty period for the Redmi Note 7 is 18 months.