Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi launched the Redmi K20 series — including the Redmi K20 and the Redmi K20 Pro — in India recently.
The phones are available in other markets as well. Both the Redmi K20 and the Redmi K20 are great smartphones for the price they come for. We at India Today Tech said the same in the Redmi K20 and the Redmi K20 Pro review as well.
It now looks like After the Redmi K20 series the company is preparing to bring the successor device aka the Redmi K30 very soon.
Redmi General Manager (GM) Lu Weibing officially confirms the Redmi K30 on Sunday. Weibing confirms that the Redmi K30 is in the works. He not only confirmed the name of the next Redmi K series but also revealed one of the key features of the smartphone.
The Redmi GM took to the Chinese microblogging site — Weibo — to talk about the Redmi K30. Via the post, he confirms that the Redmi K30 will come with 5G support. Now that’s a massive upgrade over the Redmi K20. To recollect the Redmi K20 comes with 4G support.
For now, there are no concrete details about this phone — whether the smartphone will have a 5G variant and a regular 4G variant or there will just be a 5G version. The 5G version of the this phone is expected to be slightly more expensive than the regular 4G version. The company is yet to confirm the Redmi K30 launch timeline but considering the smartphone is already in the work we can expect the Redmi K30 sooner than expected.
Considering India is an important market for Redmi we expect the Redmi K30 to also hit the country soon after the global launch. We believe for this phone will follow the same Redmi K20 strategy.
This means we can expect the Redmi K30 to come with the next flagship processor from Qualcomm — yet to be announced. The Redmi K20 series is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor — the chip that powers all flagship phones of this year.
The Redmi K20 series comes with triple cameras on the back panel, Snapdragon processor, pop-up selfie camera, 4000mAh battery, super AMOLED display, full-screen experience, among other things.
We believe the next Redmi K series smartphone/ smartphones will also pack top-notch features and specs and come for a significantly lower price. In India, the Redmi K20 sells for starting price of Rs 21,999 while the price of Redmi K20 Pro starts at Rs 27,999.