Xiaomi just launched its latest flagship smartphones the Redmi K40, K40 Pro, and K40 Pro+ in China, as they announced. These phones come with a 6.67-inch E4 AMOLED screen with MEMC, 120Hz refresh rate and 360Hz touch sampling rate, DCI-P3 color gamut, HDR10+, 8,192 levels of dimming, and 2.76mm ultra-small punch-hole that houses a 20MP camera.
The Redmi K40 runs on the Snapdragon 870 processor, while the Pro models are based on Snapdragon 888 5nm processor, along with up to 12GB of RAM, 256GB UFS 3.1 storage and works on the MIUI 12 based on Android 11, which will be upgradable to MIUI 12.5 soon.
These phones come with a triple rear camera setup where Redmi K40 has a 48MP primary camera with IMX582 sensor, while K40 Pro has a 64MP primary camera with IMX686 sensor, and the Pro+ version has a 108MP Samsung ISOCELL HM2 sensor. In addition, an 8MP ultra-wide camera and 5MP 50mm telephoto macro lens same in all.
The Redmi K40 series feature X-axis linear motors, Stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos sound, and Audio Zoom for video. These are powered by a 4,520mAh battery that supports 33W wired charging that can charge 100% in just 52 minutes, and these come in Glossy Black, Icy White, and Dreamland colors.
Redmi K40, K40 Pro, and K40 Pro+ Specifications -
|Display||6.67-inch (2400 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ AMOLED 20:9 HDR10 + display with MEMC, 120Hz refresh rate, 1300nit (HBM) / 900nit (Typ) brightness, 5,000,000:1 (Min) contrast ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection|
|RAM/Storage||6GB / 8GB LPPDDR5 RAM with 128GB UFS 3.1 storage, 8GB / 12GB LPPDDR5 RAM with 256GB UFS 3.1 storage|
|OS/UI||Dual SIM (nano + nano)|
|SIM||MIUI 12 based on Android 11, MIUI 12.5 coming soon|
|Front Camera||20MP front-facing camera with 0.8μm pixel size, f/2.4 aperture|
|Features||Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor, USB Type-C audio, Hi-Res audio, Dual speakers|
|Dimensions||163.7x 76.4 x 7.8 mm|
|Connectivity||5G SA/NSA (Dual SIM in Pro),Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax (Wi-Fi 6E in pro), Bluetooth 5.1 (Bluetooth 5.2 in Pro), GPS (L1 + L5), NavIC, NFC, USB Type-C|
|Battery/Charger||4520mAh (Typical) with 33W wired QC3 + / PD3.0 fast charging|
The K40 and K40 Pro will be available from March 4th in China and the Pre-order has started from today. While the Redmi K40 Pro+ will be available by the end of March.
Redmi K40 Prices are -
- 6GB RAM/128GB storage version - 1999 yuan (US$ 309 / Rs. 22,485 approx.)
- 8GB RAM/128GB storage version - 2199 yuan (US$ 340 / Rs. 24,735 approx.)
- 8GB RAM/256GB storage version - 2499 yuan (US$ 387 / Rs. 28,105 approx.)
- 12GB RAM/256GB storage version - 2,699 yuan (US$ 418 / Rs. 30,340 approx.)
Redmi K40 Pro Prices are -
- 6GB RAM/128GB storage version - 2799 yuan (US$ 433 / Ra. 31,465 approx.)
- 8GB RAM/128GB storage version - 2999 yuan (US$ 646 / Ra. 33,715 approx.)
- 8GB RAM/256GB storage version - 3299 yuan (US$ 511 / Ra. 37,110 approx.)
Redmi K40 Pro+ Prices are -
- 12GB RAM/256GB storage version - 3699 yuan (US$ 572 / Ra. 41,610 approx.)