The Redmi K40 series will be official in a few hour’s time but from the reports so far, this is not a simple gaming smartphone. According to Redmi, the Redmi K40 is not only a true flagship but also a gaming flagship. In a recent Weibo post, the company also revealed some features that make this device a gaming smartphone
- Snapdragon 888 flagship processor [Gaming Performance]
- E4 flagship straight screen [Gaming Display]
- 120Hz refresh rate [Gaming Display]
- Dolby Atmos support [Gaming Video]
- Dual Hi-Res gold standard [Gaming Video]
In addition, Redmi claims that there will be gaming optimization(s) for this smartphone. However, the optimizations are still confidential for now.
Over the past few days, Redmi has been teasing the Redmi K40 series. This smartphone will not only use the Snapdragon 888 SoC / 870 SoCs, it will also support Dolby Atmos dual speakers, and a high-resolution display. This new flagship series will be official tomorrow. Obviously, we will get more official information regarding these devices at the launch event. Keep a tab with us for tomorrow’s event.
Redmi K40 reports sumary
Recently, the Redmi K40 and Redmi K40 Pro got 3C certification and also passed through TENAA. From the listing information, the Redmi K40 series uses the dimension 163.7 × 76.4 × 7.8 mm and its thickness is 7.8 mm. This smartphone will also come with a 4,500 mAh battery.
Last month, Lu Weibing announced last month that the machine will use the Snapdragon 888 processor and its starting price will be 2999 yuan ($464). According to reports, this price will be for a high-end version and there will be three models. The latest speculation claims that the low model will cost less than 2,000 yuan ($310). The Redmi K40 series will have at least two models – perhaps Redmi K40 and K40 Pro.
Previous leaks reveal that the top version will use a 108MP main camera. This will be Redmi’s first smartphone with a 108MP camera. Furthermore, recent information shows that the low version will use the Snapdragon 870 processor. Furthermore, this smartphone will come with a 4000 mAh battery but no information on the charging capacity. This phone will also use LPDDR5 memory and UFS 3.1 flash memory. According to Xiaomi, this “may be the most expensive straight screen in the industry”. A recent leak shows that this device will come with a 6.81-inch display with a resolution of 3200 x 1440 (2K).
In addition, Xiaomi will also launch a custom [e-sports ice-cover back clip] for the Redmi K40 series. Furthermore, this series will come with an “X-axis” linear motor as standard.