Today, Xiaomi’s sub-brand officially announced that Redmi had decided to enter the ‘gaming smartphone’ market. The first model with corresponding features and look will hit the market at the end of the month.
It is worth mentioning that today is Black Shark’s birthday and the third anniversary of Black Shark.
The upcoming Redmi gaming smartphone will be positioned as a flagship gaming phone. Thus, it will come with all features we used to see on flagship models, plus, it will have hard-core game functions. However, we are dealing with a Redmi smartphone, which simply means it will be an ultimate cost-effective gaming device. Redmi will rewrite market rules as an industry disruptor and will become the first brand to offer quite cheap but high-end gaming smartphones.
The company has already signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Call of Duty Mobile Games (National Service). It has become the official designated device for the Call of Duty Mobile Game (National Service). Both parties will continue to optimize the game experience through continuous polishing throughout the season.
Why Redmi entered the mobile gaming battlefield
In this regard, the senior vice president of the Xiaomi Group partner in China, the president of the international department, Redmi brand general manager Lu Weibing talked about the issue of ‘Why Redmi entered the mobile gaming battlefield’.
He said that in 2021, mobile e-sports gaming will be Redmi’s next main battlefield. It turns out gaming phones have a strong demand at Redmi users. So they decided to design their own gaming smartphone for the Redmi fans. This handset is going to be the lightest and thinnest hard-core gaming flagship on the market.
Earlier, we heard that Redmi is going to release a smartphone powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 1200 chip. The MediaTek Dimensity 1200 processor is built with TSMC’s 6nm process. The CPU uses a 1+3+4 flagship triple-plex architecture design. The super-large core frequency is up to 3.0GHz. It debuted with the Realme GT Neo.
Also, the leaked phone will come with a 5000mAh battery, which supports 65W fast charging, a Samsung E4 material AMOLED screen, which supports a 144Hz refresh rate, and a side fingerprint recognition solution.
The mentioned model has already appeared on the network with a model M2104K10C and a code name ares. It has e-sports design elements, and also comes with various game-oriented details and functions.