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Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9 Reviews, Specs & Price Tag



Some people might be asking why there are so much hype surrounding the Xiaomi Company. Well, i want to tell us that it should have something to do with the fact they keep on releasing high quality and commendable smartphones at less than half the prices of what the prices are supposed to be considering the interesting features it carries.  Xiaomi Phones are well worth your consideration, if you can get used to their Android specs. Having said all that, Xiaomi is still a budding company that has yet to fully crack the global market. Despite having a U.S. online store, their phones and tablets are still not up for sale, except in China.
The Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9 is the first tablet from China’s fast rising brand of smartphones. It was officially launched in June 2014. Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9 is a value for money tablet encapsulating a decent lineup of features at a competitive price. It is a device that can tempt you into trading your phone for it.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9


The Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9 is a smartphone that runs Android 4.4 and powered by a 2.2GHz qua-core NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor. It possesses a 7.90-inch touchscreen display , and it measures 135.40 (height) x 202.10 (width) x 8.50 (thickness), and weighs 360.00grams, as well as a resolution of 2048 pixels by 1536 pixels which is at a PPI of 324 pixels per inch.
The Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9 carries a 2 GB of RAM, with an internal storage of 16 GB which can be expanded further through the external memory slot using a MicroSD card. The device is powered by a powerful 6700mAh non removable battery. Very strong elasticity, isn’t it?!!!
As for the camera, the Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9 packs a 8 megapixel primary camera which is on the rear, as well as a 5 megapixel front shooter mainly for selfie lovers. It is a single SIM device. Other connectivity options of the device includes, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Its sensors are made up of the Compass Magnetometer, Accelerometer and Gyroscope. Below are detailed Specs of the Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9;


General Features

  • Platform: MIUI V5 (Android)
  • Processor: 2.2GHz quad-core Processor
  • GPU: 192-core Kepler GPU
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Colours: Black, Pink, White, Yellow, Blue, Green
  • Dimension: 202.1 x 135.4 x 8.5 mm
  • Weight: 360 g
  • SIM Type: No
  • SIM Count:


  • Display: 7.9-inch IPS Display, 2048 x 1536 pixels (326 ppi)
  • Display Protection:


  • Rear Camera: 8 MP Camera, 1080p HD Video
  • Rear Camera Features:
  • Front Camera: 5MP Camera, 1080p HD Video


  • Built-in Storage: 16 GB or 64 GB Storage
  • Memory Card Support: up to 128 GB
  • Bundled Cloud Storage:

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: No
  • 2G CDMA 1X: No
  • 3G WCDMA: No
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: No

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: No
  • EDGE: No
  • HSPA+: No
  • 4G LTE: No
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0
  • NFC: No
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • USB Port: Yes, microUSB 2.0, USB on the Go


  • SMS/MMS: No
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol:


  • Music Player: Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
  • Video Player: Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
  • FM Radio: No
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Wi-Fi positioning
  • Maps: Google Maps

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: No
  • Pedometer: No
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: No
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant:
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No
  • Voice Control:

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: No
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant:
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: No (download at store)


  • Battery: 6700 mAh Li-Po Battery
  • Talktime:
  • Standby Time:


The Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9 like every other Xiaomi mobile device is not yet available in Nigeria apart from China. But has promised to go global in few months time.So, we currently have no data on pricing and availability. When available, Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9 Price in Nigeria is expected to range from N35,000 to N45,000 at launch. Xiaomi Mi Pad price in India starts from Rs. 12,999. We urge you to keep on following this site as we update you on any new development as regards their availability and price.

POINT TO REMEMBER: Xiaomi Mi Pad 7.9 is a value for money tablet encapsulating a decent lineup of features at a competitive price.


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