Redmi as a subsidiary of a Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi is preparing the next generation of its upper - middle - class smartphone called Redmi K40.
The device should be officially introduced in the fourth quarter of this year and the equipment should not lack a processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 775.
Equipment marked Redmi K40 should come as a successor to the very popular Redmi K20 or Redmi K30 devices. The entire K series of smartphones from the subsidiary Redmi is characterized by very good equipment and interesting functions. For example, a favorite Redmi K20 we have officially seen in Europe as well Xiaomi Mi 9T.
A new post on the Chinese social network Weibo from the workshop of the well-known profile Digital Chat Station brings more information. Specifically, the post talks about a performance that could take place in the fourth quarter of this year. The prerequisite is an official presentation on the domestic, ie Chinese market.
In addition, the successor to last year's model Redmi K30 should also offer a new processor, namely the Qualcomm Snapdragon 775. Just for comparison, the predecessor offered the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G in its equipment and outside China we can recognize this smartphone under the name POCO X2.
First news about Redmi K40 Pro
A report on a Chinese website focusing on microbloggers has only recently revealed further leaks. This report revealed a new variant of the smartphone with the designation Redmi K30 Ultra, which should offer a flagship processor MediaTek Dimensity 1000+.
According to the leaks from Digital Chat Station, the current K40 model will be the first in the current product line. It is to be introduced in the aforementioned fourth quarter of 2020. While the model Redmi K40 Pro as a representative of flagship models will come later, specifically in the first quarter of 2021.
From the available information, it is therefore assumed that the basic model Redmi K40 will include a processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 775 (SM7350), while the better equipped Redmi K40 Pro model offers a flagship and yet unlisted Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 (SM8350). However, this information has not yet been officially confirmed.