GadgetsPhones

Xiaomi Launches Their New Flagship Killers, The Redmi K20 and K20 Pro


Super affordable!

Xiaomi’s Redmi sub-brand has officially launched their newest flagship, the K20, and K20 Pro. These two phones sport flagship features at really affordable prices. which is par for the course for Xiaomi’s offerings.

The Redmi K20 Pro sports a glass back and a full-screen 6.39-inch OLED display with an in-display fingerprint scanner. There’s no notch on the display since the front-facing camera 20-megapixel selfie shooter has been relocated to the pop-up camera module located on the top of the chassis.

Xiaomi made sure that the phone’s pop-up camera moved into place quickly, with the company saying that the module pops into place in just 0.8 seconds.

The main cameras are quite impressive, since the K20 sports a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 main shooter with an f/1.75 aperture lens, 8-megapixel 2x optical zoom sensor with an f/2.4 aperture, and a 13-megapixel f/2.4 ultra-wide camera.

Inside the K20 Pro is a Snapdragon 855 processor, and starts with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. There are higher models available as well, going up to 6GB/128GB, 8GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB. The phone has a 4000mAh battery along with an impressive 27-watt fast charging capability.

There’s also a standard K20 variant of the phone, though the processor gets downgraded to Snapdragon 730 chipset, 48-megapixel IMX582 main shooter. The battery is still 4000mAh, though fast charging only goes up to 18-watts.

Redmi K20 Pro specs

  • AI-Powered Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 octa-core processor
  • Adreno 640 GPU
  • 6GB/8GB RAM
  • 6.39-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display, 18:7.9 aspect ratio, support for DCI-P3, 60000:1 Contrast Ratio, Gorilla Glass 6 protection
  • 64GB/128GB/256GB of non-expandable storage
  • Triple rear camera setup: 48-megapixel f/1.75 Sony IMX586 main camera with 6P lens; 13-megapixel f/2.4 ultra-wide-angle camera with 6P lens, 4cm macro mode; 8-megapixel f/2.4 telephoto lens with 2X zoom, Dual Pixel and Laser Autofocus, dual-tone flash, AI scene detection, and AI portrait
  • 20-megapixel f/2.0 pop-up front camera with 1.8um pixels, AI Portrait, AI Beauty
  • Dual SIM, with 4G LTE, LTE-A
  • Dual Frequency GPS, GLONASS
  • WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC
  • In-display Fingerprint scanner, USB-C, Reading Mode 2.0, Game Turbo
  • 4000mAh battery with 27W Quick Wired Charging
  • Android Pie with MIUI 10

Redmi K20 specs

  • AI-Powered Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 octa-core processor
  • Adreno 618 GPU
  • 6GB RAM
  • 6.39-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display, 18:7.9 aspect ratio, support for DCI-P3, 60000:1 Contrast Ratio, Gorilla Glass 6 protection
  • 64GB/128GB of non-expandable storage
  • Triple rear camera setup: 48-megapixel Sony IMX582 main camera with 6P lens; 13-megapixel f/2.4 ultra-wide-angle camera with 6P lens, 4cm macro mode; 8-megapixel f/2.4 telephoto lens with 2X zoom, Dual Pixel and Laser Autofocus, dual-tone flash, AI scene detection, and AI portrait
  • 20-megapixel f/2.0 pop-up front camera with 1.8um pixels, AI Portrait, AI Beauty
  • Dual SIM, with 4G LTE, LTE-A
  • Dual Frequency GPS, GLONASS
  • WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC
  • In-display Fingerprint scanner, USB-C, Reading Mode 2.0, Game Turbo
  • 4000mAh battery with 18W Quick Wired Charging
  • Android Pie with MIUI 10

Here are the prices for the K20 Pro:

6 GB/64 GB RMB 2499 (~Php 18.8K)
6 GB/128 GB RMB 2599 (~Php 19.6K)
8 GB/128 GB RMB 2799 (~Php 21.1K)
8 GB/256 GB RMB 2999 (~Php 22.6K)

For the regular K20:

6 GB/64 GB RMB 1999 (~Php 15.1K)
6 GB/128 GB RMB 2099 (~Php 15.8K)

Both phones will be available starting June 1.

 

 

John Nieves

John is a veteran technology and gadget journalist with more than 10 years of experience both in print and online. When not writing about technology, he frequently gets lost in the boonies playing soldier.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Back to top button