Xiaomi Redmi K20 series is launching on May 28. This is the China launch date. Xiaomi India has revealed that the Redmi K20 will head to the country very soon. However, the India launch date of the Redmi K20 hasn’t been revealed yet and we are expecting this time this phone makes Indian market as in past most phones like mi series etc. of Xiaomi did not make to Indian market.
We expect the Redmi K20 India launch will happen next month. Ahead of the launch a lot has been talked about the Redmi K20 series of phones. Notably, the Redmi flagship is said to launch in two variants – Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro.
Lets take a look over specification
The Redmi K20 Pro will come with Snapdragon 855 processor and K20 will feature Snapdragon 730SoC. The company is yet to confirm the India variants of the Redmi K20 we speculate in India they willbe launched under POCO Series. Besides the processor all the other specs on both the K20 and K20 Pro are the same.
The specs sheet reveals that the Redmi K20 series will come packed with a 6.39-inch display. It shows that the Redmi K20 phones will include Super AMOLED panel and offer 91.2 per cent screen to body ratio and screen resolution of 1080 x 2340p. The screen of the phone is said to be layered with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 that will make the phone sturdy.
On the camera front the Redmi K20 series is tipped to include single pop-up camera on the front and triple rear cameras on the back panel. On the back side the Redmi K20 phones are said to sport a 48MP primary sensor, 13MP secondary ultrawide lens, and third is an 8MP telephoto lens.
On the front the Redmi K20 series of phones will sport a 20MP sensor for clicking selfies, it will support 4000mAh battery. On the software front the phones are said to run on MIUI 10 on top of Android 9 Pie.
The Redmi K20 phones will be available in three colors – flame red, glacier blue, and carbon fibre black. The phones are said to be available in two variants. The Redmi K20 is said to come with 6GB RAM + 64GB storage and 6GB RAM and 128GB storage configuration. The Redmi K20 Pro is also listed in two variants – base model with 8GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8GB RAM + 256GB storage. Both the Redmi K20 phones are said to include – 3,5mm headphone jack, up to 18W fast charging support. The Redmi K10 will support optical in-display fingerprint sensor, among other things.
Redmi K90 Specification
|Model||Redmi K20 or Poco F2||Redmi K20 Pro or Poco F2 Pro|
|Modem||GSM / HSPA / LTE||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G bands||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A|
|Status||Available in June||Available in June|
|Dimensions||156.7 x 74.3 x 8.8 mm (6.17 x 2.93 x 0.35 in)||156.7 x 74.3 x 8.8 mm (6.17 x 2.93 x 0.35 in)|
|Weight||191 g (6.74 oz)||191 g (6.74 oz)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Display Type||AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Display Size||6.39 inches, 100.2 cm2 (~86.1% screen-to-body ratio)||6.39 inches, 100.2 cm2 (~86.1% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Screen Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10||Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10|
|Processor||Qualcomm SDM730 Snapdragon 730 (8 nm)||Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 470 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 470 Silver)||Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 485)|
|GPU||Adreno 618||Adreno 640|
|Internal||256 GB, 8 GB RAM or 64/128 GB, 6 GB RAM||256 GB, 8 GB RAM or 128 GB, 6/8 GB RAM or 64 GB, 6 GB RAM|
|Rear camera setup Triple||48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2″, 0.8µm, PDAF||48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2″, 0.8µm, Laser/PDAF|
|8 MP, f/2.4, 53mm (telephoto), 1/4″, 1.12µm, PDAF, 2x optical zoom||8 MP, f/2.4, 53mm (telephoto), 1/4″, 1.12µm, Laser/PDAF, 2x optical zoom|
|13 MP, f/2.4, 12mm (ultrawide), 1/3″, 1.12µm||13 MP, f/2.4, 12mm (ultrawide), 1/3″, 1.12µm|
|Features||Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama||Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Rear Video recording||2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/120/240fps, 1080p@960fps||2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/120/240fps, 1080p@960fps|
|Front Camera||Motorized pop-up 20 MP, f/2.2, 0.8µm||Motorized pop-up 20 MP, f/2.2, 0.8µm|
|Front Video Recording||1080p@30fps||1080p@30fps|
|WIFI||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD||5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS||Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass||Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery||Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery|
|Charging||Fast battery charging 18W||Fast battery charging 27W (Quick Charge 4+)|
|Colors||Carbon black, Flame red, Glacier blue||Carbon black, Flame red, Glacier blue|
|Price||$290 or 20,000 INR||$360 or 25,000 INR|
The Redmi K20 and K20 Pro’s price in India, as per pricing of Chinese market might give us an idea. The Redmi K20 Pro carries a price tag of CNY 2,499 (roughly Rs. 25,999) in China for the 6GB + 64GB variant. The 6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 128GB, and 8GB + 256GB variants will set buyers back by CNY 2,599 (roughly Rs. 26,000), CNY 2,799 (roughly Rs. 28,000), and CNY 2,999 (roughly Rs. 30,000) respectively.
The Redmi K20, on the other hand, starts at CNY 1,999 (roughly Rs. 20,000) for the 6GB + 64GB variant. The 6GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB variants are priced at CNY 2,099 (roughly Rs. 21,000) and CNY 2,599 (roughly Rs. 26,000) respectively. Contrary to speculations, the Redmi K20 and K20 Pro will retain the original names upon their India launch and won’t be marketed as the Poco F2 and Poco F2 Pro.