Chinese tech company 360 Mobiles has today unveiled two of its latest smartphone in a conference held in Beijing, China. The 360 N7 Pro joined by the N7 Lite took centre stage during the event. As the names suggest, the N7 Pro comes with a more studded specs line up than the N7 Lite which looks to be a trimmed down variant. The N7 Pro’s main highlight lies in its large battery as well as security features on the software and hardware end and it takes over from the N6 Pro that was launched last year. Let’s take a look at its full specifications.
360 N7 Lite Design & Specification
The 360 N7 Pro appearance is spearheaded by a double-sided glass design. The device sports a 5.99-inch Full-screen display with an FHD+ resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio. The phone also has a metal frame wrapped around by glass panels at the front and back just like the N6 Pro. The design includes the use of two colour schemes. One of the design utilises a black colour with the frame having a red colour accent. The 360 N7 Pro comes with a quad camera design. The front dual cameras are located at the left side of the earpiece. At the back, the dual camera utilises a slit design and are tilted to the left side aligned horizontally with an LED flash at the side.
The 360 N7 Pro is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chipset paired with 6GB of LPDDR4X memory while there is 64GB of internal storage onboard. There is equally a 128GB storage variant. Keeping the lights on is a 4000mAh battery with support for the 18W fast charge. The phone also comes with a USB Type-C charging port while the 3.5mm audio jack is still retained.
As for the camera configuration, the N7 Pro rear camera setup is a 12MP + 20MP combo while at the front there is a 16MP lens combined with a professional depth of field lens. The 360 N7 Pro also comes with several new features such as AI anti-blur, AI smart exposure and AI beauty. Still, on artificial intelligence, the 360 7 Pro also supports real-time AI voice translation which uses a multi-language translation engine and can translate multiple languages. There is also an AI image translation feature which can easily solve the translation difficulties of English road signs and documents. In addition, the device packs a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor for unlocking the device. There is also facial recognition which can be used specifically for application unlock.
Pricing & Availability
As for the price, the 360 N7 Pro with 6GB RAM + 64GB storage is priced at 1999 yuan ( around $292) while the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage model is priced at 2299 yuan (~$335). The model is presently open for reservations while online sales will commence on August 23 and offline sales on August 28.
360 N7 Lite
The 360 N7 Lite is known as a thousand yuan AI flagship because of its premium build, AI feature and affordable pricing which is just a little above 1000 yuan. The device features the same screen size and quality as the premium mid-ranger N7 Pro. It sports a 5.99-inch Full-screen display with a resolution of 2160x1080pixels and an 18:9 aspect ratio. It has a fully symmetrical double-sided 2.5D glass design and is available in Phantom Black colour only.
Thus, the N6 Lite is still a worthy premium mid-range model as it is equally powered by a Snapdragon 660 AIE processor. The device comes in several memory options but the topmost model has 6GB of LPDDR4X memory and 128GB of internal storage. There is equally a 4GB+32GB and 4GB+64GB versions.
On the camera end, the N7 Lite packs a single 8MP front camera with smart beauty support while at the back, there is a 13MP+2MP AI dual camera setup. As stated, the camera design distinguishes the N7 Lite from the Pro version as the to sensors are in a single housing and the LED flash is located o the left side unlike on the N7 Pro. Going further, the device packs a large 4050mAh battery with 18W fast charge support. The 360 N7 Lite also supports face recognition, portable translation, and Game mode 3.0.
In terms of pricing, 360 N7 Lite 4+32GBversion has a 1,199 yuan (~$175) price tag while the 4+64GB version sells for 1499 yuan ($218). The 6+128GB version sells for 1799 yuan ($262). The models are already on reservations and the sales itinerary is similar to the N7 Pro.