Lu Weibing, President of Xiaomi Group China and CEO of Redmi, posted a message to fans on his Weibo page asking which Redmi smartphone they were looking forward to the most.
The most popular answer was the Redmi K50, with all fans hoping that Redmi will keep its starting price at 1,999 yuan or just over $ 300. Since the appearance of the Redmi K series, all models, including Redmi K20, Redmi K30 5G, Redmi K40, have started from just such a mark. There is a high probability that Redmi K50 will be released at such a price.
Lu Weibing also added that the Redmi K50 is a real flagship, adding that “the new smartphones can no longer be called sub flags because they are very powerful.”
According to previously disclosed information, the Redmi K50 series has several versions that are equipped with Snapdragon 870, MediaTek Dimensity 9000 and Snapdragon 8 Gen1 SoCs. The top version will be named Redmi K50 Pro.
The new items are expected to debut in early 2022.