The Xiaomi Mi 7 flagship phone is expected to get unveiled in the first quarter of 2018. Fresh information suggests that the Mi 7’s dual rear cameras will be equipped with Artificial Intelligence (AI) for stellar photography experience.
During the ongoing World Internet Conference in China, Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun had claimed that the company will be focusing on AI in 2018. He added that the upcoming Xiaomi phones will be equipped with AI. It is speculated that the Snapdragon 845 powered Xiaomi Mi 7 could be the company’s first phone to arrive with AI capabilities.
Fresh information states that the Snapdragon 845 of the Mi 7 will be linked to its dual rear cameras to bring AI driven optimization for photography. The photography experience on Mi 7 is speculated to be similar to Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro that are powered by AI-assisted Kirin 970 chipset. The Mate 10 duo are capable of shooting amazing photos with rich details in low light conditions. It is speculated that the Mi 7 will be able to deliver very impressive low light photography experience through AI assisted SD 845.
It is speculated that the Xiaomi Mi 7 will be equipped monochrome + RGB dual camera system. It is likely to feature a 12-megapixel Sony IMX380 sensor and a 20-megapixel Sony IMX350 sensor. Apart from the camera improvements, the Xiaomi Mi 7 is also rumored to arrive with an enhanced design. It is rumored to arrive with a 6-01-inch AMOLED screen by Samsung that will carry support for 18:9 aspect ratio.
Qualcomm is expected to launch Snapdragon 845 on Dec. 7 in the U.S. Previous reports have revealed that the initial stocks of Snapdragon 845 chipset will go to Samsung for its upcoming Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ flagship phones. The Xiaomi Mi 7 is speculated to debut as the first smartphone from China with Snapdragon 845 SoC. It is also rumored to include 6 GB of RAM.
The Mi 7 is also rumored to arrive as the first Xiaomi phone with wireless charging feature. It is expected to launch with a starting price of 2,699 Yuan ($408).