Redmi K30 5G ‘Speed Edition’ also called Redmi K30 5G ‘Racing Edition’ or Redmi K30 5G ‘Extreme Edition’– Xiaomi has launched one of the much-anticipated models in the Redmi K30 line up.
Models in the Redmi K30 line up-Last year Redmi K30 along with Redmi K30 5G was launched in China and then in other markets. Then again, the K30 family grew old by two more launches this year in March namely Redmi K30 Pro and Redmi K30 Pro Zoom Edition.
Now with the newly launched Redmi K30 5G Speed Edition, Redmi – sub brand of Xiaomi has made the portfolio of K30 series very strong by offering flagship level chipset to couple of devices in this line.
Redmi K30 series also comes with the 4G models and 5G models and Redmi K30 5G Speed Edition as the name suggests offers 5G at an affordable price tag.
It has the newly launched Snapdragon 768G chipset and thus became the first phone to launch with this processor. This phone is slightly an upgraded version of Redmi K30 5G that had Snapdragon 765G processor. Apart from this all the specification remains the same except it comes only in one variant 6GB/128GB.
Coming to the Specification of Redmi K30 5G Speed Edition
|Display||IPS LCD with HDR10 and 120Hz Refresh Rate|
|Size||6.67inches with 84.8% Screen-to-Body-ratio|
|Resolution||1080*2400 pixels with 20:9 aspect ratio and 395 ppi|
|OS||Android 10 with MIIU 11|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G|
|Memory||6GB /128GB with no expandable memory slot.|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM(Nano)|
|Camera – Main||64 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/1.72″, 0.8µm, PDAF |
8 MP, f/2.2, 116° (ultrawide), 1/4.0″, 1.12µm 5 MP, f/2.4, (macro), 1/5.0″, 1.75µm
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth) Dual LED flash with HDR
|Camera – Front||20 MP, f/2.2, 27mm (wide), 1/3.4″, 0.8µm |
2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm, depth sensor HDR
|Network||GSM/HSPA/LTE/5G Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot|
|Communication||Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, NFC, FM, USB 2.0 USB Type-C, USB OTG|
|Security||Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, Face authentication|
|Battery||Non-removable 4500mAH Battery with 30W fast charging|
Pricing and availability
Redmi K30 5G Speed Edition has currently only launched in the mainland China with 1999 Chinese Yuan that translates to roughly 2100 Indian Rupees.
Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition can get competition from Samsung Galaxy A51 which has become world’s best-selling smartphone in 1st quarter of 2020 according to research firm Strategy Analyst.
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