Lu Weibing, President of Xiaomi Group and General Manager, introduced a new feature on the Redmi K30 5G. The feature is a 5G MultiLink that allows the smartphone to connect to 3 networks simultaneously to boost data speeds.
According to the statement from the senior executive, Redmi K30 5G is capable of connecting to three networks at the same time, including 2.4GHz WiFi + 5GHz WiFi + 5G / 4G mobile network. In simpler terms, the device can connect to two different WiFi Modem networks and use mobile data together. Lu Weibing also mentioned that the feature is being included to maintain a stable and consistent experience while using the smartphone.
Redmi K30 5G capable of connecting to 3 networks simultaneously with the 5G MultiLink feature
Redmi K30 5G is the first 5G handset from the Xiaomi subsidiary and is aimed to bring a the newer and faster networking bandwidth to mid range smartphones. The device will be officially launched on 7th January 2020 and starts from a price tag of 1999 Yuan or roughly 286 US Dollars for the 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage variant.
It runs Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765G SoC (system on a chip) which has an integrated X52 5G Modem. Redmi K30 5G is the successor to the popular K20 series and brings improvements all across the board, especially with the improved networking, and better camera sensors. The handset also supports NFC and is powered by a large 4,500mAh battery that supports wired fast charging up to 30W.
Redmi K30 5G
Redmi K30 5G also arrives in an 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage variant, which is the high end model. The launch of the smartphone is being highly anticipated in the company’s home market, China, and is expected to arrive in other countries like India as well, albeit only the 4G version might be available.