Chip maker MediaTek is speculating to unveil a new affordable variant of the newly launched Dimensity 9000 SoC. This upcoming chipset from the company is said to be unveiled with the name Dimensity 7000 SoC. Prior to the announcement of this new chipset, the General Manager of the Redmi brand has teased the upcoming chip. A few days back, Lu Weibing, Redmi GM teased the upcoming Dimensity 7000 SoC on Weibo and asked what kind of processor it is. This suggested that the upcoming smartphones from Redmi could get the power from SoC.
Redmi phone with Dimensity 7000 SoC
Given that the Redmi director is known for releasing vague teasers that evolve into future products, we can expect a Redmi smartphone with Dimensity 7000 SoC to be launched in the near future. While there is no clarity as to the name of the upcoming smartphone, we can speculate that the same is the Xiaomi Rubens (L11A), which was recently seen on leaks.
This smartphone is believed to be launched with the lower variant of the Dimensity 9000 SoC. At present, the device is only expected to arrive in the company’s home market China with the model number 22041211AC.
Based on the other specifications, the upcoming Redmi smartphone is believed to have a triple camera setup on the back. The camera device is likely to include a 64 MP primary Samsung ISOCELL GW3 sensor. According to the marketing name, this upcoming Redmi smartphone is speculated in concern to be Redmi K50 Gaming Standard Edition.
Redmi K50 series details
We already know that the Redmi K50 series could be launched as the successor to the Redmi K40 series smartphones. This series is likely to consist of many models, including the Gaming Standard Edition. Based on the fresh claims, the Redmi K50 Gaming Standard Edition and Gaming Pro smartphones are scheduled to be launched sometime in April 2022. However, the standard version could only be launched in the Chinese market, while the Pro version could be launched globally.
We need to get further details about the Redmi smartphone that may be using Dimensity 7000 SoC. Moreover, the MediaTek chipset has not yet been revealed for further clarity.