The Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi has launched its latest K-Series smartphones, Redmi K20 & Redmi K20 Pro. The company hosted an event in New Delhi on Wednesday at 12 pm IST. The launch event streamed live on Xiaomi’s official events website. Redmi K20 Pro and Redmi K20 have been aggressively promoted in India as the “Flagship Killer 2.0”. Both phones will come with Rs.1000 discount for ICICI Bank credit and debit card customers. And both the devices will be available on Flipkart from July 22 at 12 pm.
Redmi K20 Pro specifications and features
Redmi K20 Pro comes with a 6.35-inch display with an Full HD+(1080×2340 pixels) AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 91.9% screen-to-body ratio. The device has an in-display fingerprint sensor with a pop-out front-facing camera which gives the phone a near bezel-less design.
The device is powered by Snapdragon 855 SoC along with 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage. The device runs MIUI 10 on Android 9.0 Pie.
In terms of optics, the Redmi K20 Pro has a triple rear camera of 48MP (primary sensor) + 13MP (ultra-wide sensor) + 8MP (telephoto lens with 2X optical zoom). The pop-out camera on the phone has a 20MP sensor.
The device has a 4,000 mAh battery which supports 27W fast-charging. Redmi claims this can charge the phone 58% in 30 mins and completely fill the power cell in 74 mins. Apart from this, Redmi has also added a Game Turbo 2.0 feature which drastically improves the gaming performance on the phone. It sports a 3D curved glass back design with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
The Redmi K20 Pro price in India for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant is 27,999 INR and for the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant is 30,999 INR. The company also the 27W Sonic Charger at 999 INR. A new super expensive variant of Redmi K20 Pro with gold-finish back and diamond-clad ‘K’ also unveiled. It is priced at 4,80,000 INR.
Redmi K20 specifications and features
Redmi K20 packs in Snapdragon 730 and also has the Sony IMX582 sensor instead of Redmi K20 Pro’s IMX586. Rest, all other specs remain the same except for an 18W fast charging support instead of 27W and this device has 4000mAh battery.
The Redmi K20 price in India for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant is 21,999 INR and for 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant is 23,999 INR.
Connectivity options on both the phones include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.