Redmi K20 Pro and Redmi K20 India launch date have finally been announced after days of anticipation and speculation. Both Redmi K-series phones are set to debut in the country on July 17, Redmi India Twitter account announced on Friday. This happens to be the same day that Xiaomi will be holding its Mi Pop 2019 fan event to celebrate its fifth anniversary in the country. Xiaomi notably started teasing the launch of the Redmi K20 Pro and Redmi K20 in the Indian market just in a week after unveiling the handsets in China. While the Redmi K20 Pro carries the top-notch Snapdragon 855 SoC, the regular Redmi K20 has a Snapdragon 730 SoC. Both smartphones share the same 3D four-curved large arc body and come with a pop-up selfie camera.
Xiaomi Redmi K20, K20 Pro Scheduled To Launch on 17th July In India
The Redmi India account on Twitter confirmed the release date of the Redmi K20 Pro and Redmi K20 in the country. However, the pricing of both phones is yet to be revealed. Xiaomi is also aiming to counter OnePlus by promoting the Redmi K20 series as “Flagship Killer 2.0” smartphones. As we also mentioned, July 17 also happens to be the same date as the Mi Pop 2019 event. The company has also sent an invite for the Redmi K20 launch, revealing the launch event will be held at 12 pm (Noon) in New Delhi.
Xiaomi Redmi K20, K20 Pro Features, and Specifications
|Specifications||Redmi K20 Pro||Redmi K20|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 730|
|Fingerprint Sensor||Optical In-display||Optical In-display|
|Front Camera||20MP pop-up||20MP pop-up|
|Android Version||MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie||MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie|
|Colors||Flame Red, Glacier Blue, Carbon Fiber Black||Flame Red, Glacier Blue, Carbon Fiber Black|
Redmi K20 Pro, Redmi K20 price in India (expected)
The Redmi K20 Pro price in China is set at CNY 2,499 (roughly Rs. 24,900) for the base variant of 6GB RAM + 64GB storage configuration. The 6GB RAM + 128GB storage model carries a price tag of CNY 2,599 (roughly Rs. 25,900), whereas the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option is priced at CNY 2,799 (roughly Rs. 27,900). There is also the top-of-the-line 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant that is priced at CNY 2,999 (roughly Rs. 29,900) in the Chinese market.
In contrast, the Redmi K20 price in China starts at CNY 1,999 (roughly Rs. 19,900) for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant, while its 6GB RAM + 128GB storage model and 8GB RAM + 256GB storage model are priced at CNY 2,099 (roughly Rs. 20,900) and CNY 2,599 (roughly Rs. 25,900), respectively.