Reported By:| Edited By: DNA Web Team |Source: DNA Web Desk |Updated: Jul 11, 2022, 12:31 PM IST
After almost 3 years, Redmi is launching a new K-series smartphone in India. Redmi has confirmed that the Redmi K50i 5G will be launched in India on July 20. As per the reports, the Redmi K50i 5G will be a rebranded Redmi 11T Pro and the company may stack it against the likes of the OnePlus 10R and Realme GT Neo 3. Although Redmi has not revealed the specifications of the upcoming smartphone yet, it claims that the Redmi K50i 5G has secured better AnTuTu score than Apple iPhone 13. As per a tweet shared by Redmi India, the Redmi K50i 5G managed to score 822274 on AnTuTu benchmarking platform. On the other hand, the A15 Bionic chip in iPhone 13 stories scored 782653.
Redmi K50i 5G expected price
According to the reports, the Redmi K50i 5G will be available in two RAM and storage configurations – 6GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB priced at Rs 26,999 and Rs 31,999. The smartphone will likely be offered in three colour options – Phantom Blue, Stealth Black, and Quick Silver.
After the launch, the Redmi K50i 5G will likely go on sale on July 22. The company may introduce a limited precious discount on the device.
Redmi K50i 5G rumoured specifications
Redmi K50i 5G will reportedly feature a 6.55-inch IPS LCD FH+ display with 1,080 x 2,460 pixels resolution. The display is said to have a refresh rate of 144Hz and touch sampling rate of 270Hz. Under the hood, the smartphone will likely be powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 8100 chipset paired with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage.
When it comes to camera, the Redmi K50i 5G features a triple rear camera setup that is said to comprise of a 64MP primary sensor, 8MP ultra wide sensor and 2MP macro sensor. At the front, the device will likely get a 16MP selfie shooter.
The device will reportedly feature a IP53 dust and splash resistance body and fingerprint sensor integrated in the power button. The smartphone will run on Android 12 out of the box and it may be backed by a 5,080mAh battery that carries support for 67W fast charging.