Late in last month, Xiaomi’s sub-brand Redmi unveiled the Redmi K20 and K20 Pro. Rumors suggest that the company will launch the devices with different names in different parts of the world. Well, today the arrival of both the smartphones in India is confirmed.
India Chief of Xiaomi – Manu Kumar Jain has confirmed that the newly unveiled Redmi K20 and the Redmi K20 Pro will debut in the Indian market in the next six weeks, which means the devices will make its way to India by around mid-July in India. As of now, there is no information about the marketplace but we expect that the company will join its hand with Flipkart.
— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) June 3, 2019
Both Redmi K20 and K20 Pro sports 6.39 inch OLED display with Full HD+ (2340×1080) resolution and 403 ppi density. Both has 19.5:9 aspect ratio, are DCI-P3 enabled, and protected with Gorilla Glass 6 on top. The K20 Pro comes with Qualcomm’s flagship Snapdragon 855 octa core processor clocked at 2.84Ghz and built on 7nm process. For graphics it has Adreno 640 GPU.
Whereas regular K20 has Qualcomm’s premium mid-range Snapdragon 730 octa core processor clocked at 2.2Ghz and built on 8nm process. For graphics it has Adreno 618 GPU. Both has 6GB of RAM with 64/128GB internal storage options, where only K20 Pro has 8GB RAM with 128/256GB internal storage options as well. Also the MicroSD card slot is supported here.
Talking about the camera, both has same triple camera setup at the back. First one is 48MP Sony IMX586 sensor with f1.8 lens and PDAF. Secondary is a 13MP ultra wide angle sensor with f2.4 lens. Finally the third one is an 8MP telephoto sensor with 2X Zoom, f2.4 lens, and PDAF. Sadly no OIS or even EIS is supported here. It can record videos up to 4K at 60fps and 1080p slow motion video at 960fps. For the Front camera, both has a pop-up 20MP sensor with f2.2 lens and AI portrait/beauty mode as well.
Both devices run on Android 9.0 Pie out of the box with MIUI 10 on top. Both packs in a 4000mAh battery with Quick Charge 4 (27W) fast charging support. For security both has optical fingerprint sensor under the display and AI based face unlock. For gaming, both comes with Game Turbo 2.0, which gives lossless frame rates while gaming, without generating much heat. For connectivity, both has 4G, dual band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC, FM Radio, aptX HD, and Type-C port. Both has Carbon Black, Flame Red, and Glacier Blue colour options.