I know you’ve probably heard of the Redmi K30 5G that was released sometime in January. Gentlemen, this is the latest Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition (or Extreme Edition or Speed Edition), a device that exactly looks like the Redmi K30 5G.
But, the Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition rocks the latest Snapdragon 768G chipset. The Snapdragon 768G is just an overclocked Snapdragon 765G chipset with an integrated 5 G modem.
But Still, the Snapdragon 768G will offer more CPU & GPU performance than the Snapdragon 765G that is found in the Redmi K30 5G.
Yeah. This is the 5 G era! and every Phone manufacturer is trying their very best to deliver a phone with a chipset that is integrated with a 5 G Modem.
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The device rocks a 6.67-inch FHD+ IPS screen with HDR10. A refresh rate of 120Hz, which seems to be good. There’s a Rounded rectangular punch-hole on the top-right edge of the display for the 20MP selfie shooter and 2MP depth sensor.
The rear boasts four camera modules and this consists of 64MP (f/1.9) main shooter alongside the ultra-wide 8 MP (f/2.2), a 5 MP (f/2.4), and a 2 MP (f/2.4) macro lens.
The battery enters at 4,500mAh and with this capacity, you may think you’ll enjoy more and more time gaming at 120Hz? I think that’s not the case! But it can last longer on other activities like Talktime, web browsing, listening to music, etc.
The Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition has a Type-C USB port operating on the older USB 2.0. The port supports USB-OTG connectivity. Wireless charging is not supported. The device will ship only with an 8 GB RAM and 128 ROM variant. As usual, the device comes with MIUI skin, based on Andriod 10.
|Announced Date||11 May 2020|
|Release Date||14 May|
|Build||Aluminum + Glass front/back|
|Dimensions||165.3 x 76.6 x 8.8 mm|
|Display Size & Type||6.67 inches IPS LCD (HDR10)|
|Screen Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels|
|Pixel Density||~395 PPI|
|Chipset||Snapdragon 768G (7 nm)|
|Storage||128 GB – Supports SDcard|
|64 MP (f/1.9) + 8 MP (f/2.2) + 5 MP (f/2.4) + 2 MP (f/2.4)|
|20 MP (f/2.2) + 2 MP (f/2/4)|
|3.5mm Headphone Jack||Yes|
|Network||2G, 3G, 4G, 5G|
|Connectivity||GSM, GPS, WiFi, BT 5.1|
Fingerprint Sensor (Side Mounted)
|Battery||-Non-Removable Li-Po 4500 mAh|
-Fast battery charging: Yes (30 W)
-Wireless Charging: No
-Power Share: No
|Colors||Mint, Blue, Red, Purple, White|
|Price||$280 approx N110,000.|
*Pls Note that the price of this device may change with time.
Xiaomi Redmi K30 Racing Edition price & availability
The Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition was announced on May 11th and the official price will be around $280 approx N110,000. It is expected to be released on the 14th of May.
With Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition, you’ll get a display with a 120Hz refresh rate, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 768 G chipset (in fact, this is the first device to rock this chipset), a big battery that supports fast charging, a 3,5mm headphone jack, four rear cameras, dual selfie cameras. All for roughly $280 or approx N110,000!