The Redmi K40 series has been launched in China. The latest flagship phone from the brand packs a Snapdragon 870 processor, which the company is claiming will also offer a powerful performance. Redmi is also asserting that the device features the world’s smallest selfie camera cutout. It offers an AMOLED 120Hz screen, quad rear camera setup, dual stereo speakers and more.
The price of the Redmi K40 starts from CNY 1999, which is around Rs 22,460 in India. As of now, there is no information on whether the device will also be launched in India. It will be seen competing against the Realme X60 5G and Oppo Reno 5 Pro+. Read on to know more about the newly launched Redmi K40.
Redmi K40 specifications, features
The handset packs a 6.67-inch AMOLED E4 TrueTone display, which is developed by Samsung. The panel operates at full HD+ resolution and supports 120Hz refresh rate as well HDR 10+. It has 1,300nits of peak brightness and 360Hz touch sampling rate. The latest Redmi K40 ships with Android 11 out of the box. It features a punch-hole display design and the notch is the size of a sesame seed, which is 2mm in size.
The standard version is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor, which is based on 7nm process. The Redmi K40 comes with dual stereo speakers with support for Dolby Atmos surround sound. The device supports Wi-Fi 6, and will be available with up to 8GB LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB UFS 3.1 storage option. The Redmi K40 will be sold in three colour variants, including Bright Black, Dreamland, Sunny Snow.
In terms of optics, there is a triple rear camera setup, which includes a 48MP AI primary camera. It is accompanied by a 5MP camera and an 8MP sensor. There is also a 4,520mAh battery under the hood. Redmi ships the device with a 33W fast charger, which will take 50 minutes to fully top up the Redmi K40, as per the company.