All You Need to Know About The Redmi K30 Pro Launch This Month
The new Redmi K30 Pro is all set to launch on March 24. The Redmi-series phone will come as an upgrade to the Redmi K30 that debuted in 4G and 5G variants last year, in December. The Redmi K30 Pro has been teased to come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC. Moreover, Redmi has already revealed the design and camera details of the upcoming device.
Another very interesting piece of news reveals that the Redmi K30 Pro would debut as an official partner for action movie Fast and Furious 9 movie that is releasing in the US on April 2, 2021.
All the launch details
The Redmi K30 Pro launch is going to take place in China on March 24. While there is no official launch event considering the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, the company will conduct a livestream online, through the official Redmi account on Weibo. We still have no information about the phone’s debut in other markets, but if history is anything to go by, Redmi will probably launch the phone elsewhere, including India, at a later date.
Xiaomi hasn’t declared anything around the pricing of the Redmi K30 Pro. However, a recent listing on Chinese e-commerce site Suning stated that the new device would arrive with a price tag of CNY 3,299 (approx. Rs. 35,200). This is higher than the pricing of the Redmi K20 Pro that went on sale with a price tag of CNY 2,999 (approx. Rs. 32,000).
According to listed teasers, both from the company and other sources, we know that the upcoming smartphone will come with an HDR10+ display that will be a Super AMOLED panel manufactured by Samsung. The phone will also have 1200 nits of peak brightness, 5000000:1 contrast ratio, and a touch sampling rate of 180Hz. There won’t be a top-notch refresh rate; only the default 60Hz.
The Redmi K30 Pro will expectedly come with a pop-up selfie camera, unlike the Redmi K30 that has a hole-punch display. The phone will have a circular camera module at the back with quad rear cameras, including a 64-inch Sony IMX686 primary sensor with a 1.6-micron pixel size. The camera of the Redmi K30 Pro is expected to deliver up to 3x optical zoom.
Under the hood, the Redmi K30 Pro will have the Snapdragon 865 SoC, coupled with an LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage. The phone will also include a 3.5mm headphone jack and an Infrared (IR) blaster. Further, it is touted to have the largest vapour chamber (VC) liquid cooling and a sandwich structure motherboard, comprising a layer of a radio frequency (RF) board, adapter board, and the main logic board. According to latest teasers, the phone will also have Bluetooth v5.1 with a range of providing 400 metres connectivity. Moreover, you’ll get dual-mode 5G connectivity alongside Wi-Fi 6 and 4G LTE support.
The Redmi K30 Pro will be available in multiple colour options, and is expected to flaunt a curved-back glass panel.