After hogging all the headlines for the past one month, Redmi K30 has finally been launched at an event in China. This one is Redmi’s current flagship device, at least till the time the Redmi K30 Pro is released. Now, this phone is made available in 4G and 5G variants.
As far as the base 5G variant is concerned, it will be priced at at 1,999 Yuan (approximately Rs 20,000). As things stand, there has been no information as to whether or not this phone will be released in India and other markets.
There are a number of upgrades – there will be a faster display as well as more powerful chipset and far better cameras. Also, it has got a completely new design with a unique gradient pattern. There are four variants of the Redmi K30.
The regular 4G variant of the Redmi K30 is powered by a Snapdragon 730G chipset and comes with MIUI 11 which is based on Android 10. Also, the 5G variant of the Redmi K30 chugs along on a 7nm Snapdragon 765G chipset which extends support to widely available 5G bands.
Both these variants, however, will be powered by the same 4500mAh battery. The 5G variant will come with support for 30W fast charging system whereas the 4G variant will have a 27W fast charging system.
The base variant starts at 1,999 Yuan (approximately Rs 20,000) for 6GB RAM and 64GB storage. For the variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage, one has to pay 2,299Yuan (approximately Rs 23,000). If we veer towards the high-end variant with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage, one has to shell out 2,599 Yuan (approximately Rs 26,000). The other variant with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage will cost 2,899 Yuan (approximately Rs 29,200).