Standard Variant Of The Redmi K20 To Feature The Snapdragon 730 SoC
Xiaomi’s sub brand Redmi will soon launch a premium smartphone duo that will pack flagship grade features. The upcoming devices will be called the K20 and the K20 Pro. As the name suggests the latter is the more feature rich handset out of the two. Both devices are reported to have heterogeneous specifications with few differences including the chipset. Features and price of the Redmi K20 Pro were previously leaked while details about the affordable K20 were in short supply. A fresh leak from the Chinese social media website, Weibo has revealed the key specifications of the upcoming handset.
Redmi K20 Specifications & Design
According to the image shared by the source, the Xiaomi Redmi K20 features a 6.39 inch AMOLED display with 2340 x 1080 px resolution. For securely unlocking the handset, it will have an ondisplay fingerprint sensor. Under the hood, the handset packs the Snapdragon 730 SoC which was unveiled last month by Qualcomm. The chipset consists of an Octa Core Kryo 470 CPU and the Adreno 618 GPU.
Like the Redmi K20 Pro, the standard K20 will also be powered by a large 4,000 mAh battery which is likely to support 27 w fast charging. Talking about the optics, it features a triple rear camera setup which consists of a 48 MP Sony IMX586 sensor, an 8 MP sensor and a 13 MP sensor. Notably, the device will also have NFC that will provide for wireless payments. Also to enhance the gaming experience on the device, it will have Game Turbo 2.0 technology which was originally introduced on the Poco F1.
In terms of looks, the standard Redmi K20 is believed to have a similar design as its elder sibling whose renders were previously spotted online. Going by the said renders, the device will have a glossy back panel made out of glass that reflects light in different angles. Although not yet confirmed it is reported to feature a pop up selfie camera like the OnePlus 7 Pro.
More details about the device will be revealed at the official launch event which is set for the 28th of May.