30 May 2019
Update: May 27, 2019
A new Xiaomi device apparently the Redmi K20 is spotted on the GeekBench database and the listing is revealing some of the key details. Much has already been thrown by the company itself and its General Manager. But the listing reveals something which wasn’t known before. The device is listed with a Snapdragon 730 processor. This could be the variant of the Redmi K20 series which is holding a low processor type compared to the much-rumored Snapdragon 855 SoC.
The codename of this device is Redmi Davinci and it holds octa-core chipset clocked at 1.8GHz. This particular version is listed with 6GB RAM. We are only a few hours away from the said launch of the device. Let's see what Redmi has in store for us.
Original Post (May 24, 2019)
The Redmi K20 Pro smartphone is expected to make its first official appearance on May 28th in China. Over time, rumors and leaks regarding the device have surfaced. This is in the form of leaked phone cases, camera samples, and even an AnTuTu score listing. However, until now, there was one thing which we didn’t know about the smartphone and that is its pricing. Thankfully, a leaked image has surfaced online, revealing the price of the various variants of the Redmi K20 Pro smartphone.
Do bear in mind that since this is a leak and not official pricing, it should be taken with a grain of salt. According to this leak, the Redmi K20 Pro will start at a price tag of 2,599 Yuan ($376) for the 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage variant. The 6GB RAM + 128GB internal storage model will be priced slightly higher at 2,799 Yuan ($405) while the highest-end variant of the smartphone, consisting of 8GB RAM + 256GB internal storage will be available at a price tag of 2,999 Yuan ($434).
This pricing seems to be in line with that which surfaced in a Weibo blog post where Pan Jiutang, China-based analyst and partner of Xiaomi industry Investment Department hinted that the device would fall between the price bracket of 2,000-4,000 Yuan. The device is also expected to come with triple camera setup.
The leaked image also highlights some of the key specifications of the Redmi K20 Pro smartphone. The smartphone will be powered by the Snapdragon 855 SoC, feature a 48MP primary camera and will be juiced by a 4,000mAh battery.