A well-known Chinese insider under the nickname Digital Chat Station claims that the new top-end Redmi smartphone will be released in the near future. It will receive a 2K resolution screen with a high refresh rate.
Currently, 2K resolution screens are used in Xiaomi flagship smartphones, including Xiaomi 12 12 Pro, Xiaomi Mi 11 Pro and Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra, which cost much more than other models. At the same time, previously released Redmi flagships, including Redmi K40 Pro, Redmi K40 Pro+, Redmi K30 Pro and others, use FullHD+ resolution screens.
According to the historical positioning of Redmi smartphones, the new flagship should be the cheapest smartphone on the market with a 2K screen and a high refresh rate. It is also reported that Redmi K50 Gaming Edition will be presented in February, this smartphone will receive a FullHD + screen, and the flagship with a 2K screen will debut later.
Redmi K50 Gaming Edition will be built on the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 single-chip system, it will receive a 4700 mAh battery with support for 120 W fast charging, a 64-megapixel main and 16-megapixel front camera, as well as a side fingerprint scanner.
This insider was the first to reveal the specifications of Redmi K30, K40, Xiaomi Mi 10 and Mi 11.