Xiaomi Redmi K30 and K30 5G Specifications, Prices, and Availability

The Xiaomi Redmi K30 and Redmi K30 5G was officially unveiled today after series of teasers. In case you are yet ti get proper information about these two new phones, this post contains all you need to know. Here, you will get to see their full specifications, prices, availability.

Xiaomi Redmi K30 and K30 5G Specifications, Prices, and Availability

Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Features

The Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G is the first smartphone powered by the Snapdragon 765G chipset, which brings in 5G connectivity to the device, making it the first Redmi smartphone to support 5G network.

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The Redmi K30 5G runs on Android 10-based MIUI 11 and comes in four different memory configurations – 6GB/64GB, 6GB/128GB, 8GB/128GB, and 8GB/256GB. The phone is built around a 6.67 inch LCD that has a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels and a refresh rate at 120Hz, which is also a first for a Redmi smartphone.

The display also has a pill-shaped punch hole in the top-right corner for the 20MP selfie camera paired by a 2MP depth sensor.

At the back of the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G you will find a quad camera setup which is aligned vertically in the center. The setup is made up of 64MP main (Sony IMX686), 8MP ultrawide, 5MP macro, and 2MP depth sensor modules. The Redmi K30 5G is the first smartphone to sport a 64MP Sony IMX686 sensor.

The Redmi K30 5G does not have a fingerprint reader on the back because it is embedded in the power button located on the right hand side.

The phone comes with a copper tube for liquid cooling and features dual-frequency GPS and Bluetooth 5.1. It is powered by a 4500mAh battery with 30W fast charging support. The K30 5G is available in four colour options – Red, Blue, Purple, and White.

Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Specification

NETWORK

Technology   GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G

2G bands       GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2

3G bands       HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100

4G bands       LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)

5G       5G band 41(2500), 78(3500); Sub6

Speed            HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G (2+ Gbps DL)

LAUNCH

Announced   2019, December

Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2019, January

BODY

Dimensions  165.3 x 76.6 x 8.8 mm (6.51 x 3.02 x 0.35 in)

Weight           208 g (7.34 oz)

SIM     Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Type   IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Size    6.67 inches, 107.4 cm2 (~84.8% screen-to-body ratio)

Resolution    1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi density)

Protection      Corning Gorilla Glass 5

HDR10

120Hz

PLATFORM

OS      Android 10; MIUI 11

Chipset          Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G (7 nm)

CPU   Octa-core (1×2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Prime & 1×2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver)

GPU   Adreno 620

MEMORY

Card slot        microSD, up to 256 GB (uses shared SIM slot)

Internal          64GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM

UFS2.1

MAIN CAMERA

Quad  64 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/1.7″, 0.8µm, PDAF

8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4″, 1.12µm

2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm (dedicated macro camera)

2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm, depth sensor

Features        Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video  2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/120fps, 720p@960fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Dual   20 MP, f/2.2, 27mm (wide), 1/3.4″, 0.8µm

2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm, depth sensor

Features        HDR

Video  1080p@30fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes

3.5mm jack    Yes

24-bit/192kHz audio

Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

COMMS

WLAN            Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth       5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD

GPS    Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS

NFC    Yes

Infrared port  Yes

Radio FM radio

USB    2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go

FEATURES

Sensors         Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

BATTERY

Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh battery

Charging       Fast battery charging 30W (100% in 57 min)

MISC

Colors            Blue, Red, Purple, White

Models           M1912G7BE, M1912G7BC

Price   About 260 EUR

Xiaomi Redmi K30 Features

The Redmi K30 has the same design as the Redmi k30 5G, but there are some differences between the two phones.

The Xiaomi Redmi K30 comes with a snapdragon 730G chipset under its hood and does not support 5G. It also comes with a downgraded 2MP macro camera at the back and supports slightly slower 27W charging.

Apart from these, the Redmi k30 gives dual frequency GPS a miss, comes with Bluetooth 5.0, and is only offered in three colors – Red, Blue, and Purple.

Xiaomi Redmi K30 Specification

NETWORK

Technology   GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE

2G bands       GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2

CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA

3G bands       HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100

CDMA2000 1xEV-DO

4G bands       LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)

Speed            HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A

LAUNCH

Announced   2019, December

Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2019, December 12

BODY

Dimensions  165.3 x 76.6 x 8.8 mm (6.51 x 3.02 x 0.35 in)

Weight           208 g (7.34 oz)

SIM     Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Type   IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Size    6.67 inches, 107.4 cm2 (~84.8% screen-to-body ratio)

Resolution    1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi density)

Protection      Corning Gorilla Glass 5

HDR10

120Hz

PLATFORM

OS      Android 10; MIUI 11

Chipset          Qualcomm SDM730 Snapdragon 730G (8 nm)

CPU   Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 470 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 470 Silver)

GPU   Adreno 618

MEMORY

Card slot        microSD, up to 256 GB (uses shared SIM slot)

Internal          64GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM

UFS2.1

MAIN CAMERA

Quad  64 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/1.7″, 0.8µm, PDAF

8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4″, 1.12µm

2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm (dedicated macro camera)

2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm, depth sensor

Features        Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video  2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/120fps, 720p@960fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Dual   20 MP, f/2.2, 27mm (wide), 1/3.4″, 0.8µm

2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm, depth sensor

Features        HDR

Video  1080p@30fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes

3.5mm jack    Yes

24-bit/192kHz audio

Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

COMMS

WLAN            Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth       5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD

GPS    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS

NFC    Yes

Infrared port  Yes

Radio FM radio

USB    2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go

FEATURES

Sensors         Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

BATTERY

Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh battery

Charging       Fast battery charging 27W (100% in 68 min)

MISC

Colors            Blue, Red, Purple

Models           M1912G7BE, M1912G7BC

Price   About 210 EUR

Xiaomi Redmi K30 and Redmi K30 5G Pricing and Availability

The Redmi K30 price starts at CNY1,599 ($230/€205) while the base variant of the Redmi k30 5G costs CNY400 ($55/€50) more. You can check out the table below for more details about the pricing.

Model Redmi K30 Redmi K30 5G
6GB/64GB CNY1,599($230/€205) CNY1,999($285/€255)
6GB/128GB CNY1,699($240/€220) CNY2,299($325/€295)
8GB/128GB CNY1,899($270/€245) CNY2,599($370/€335)
8GB/256GB CNY2,199($310/€280) CNY2,899($410/€370)

The Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G will be available for purchase in China from January 2020, but the Redmi K30 will go on sale from December 12, 2019. There is no word on the availability of the K30 series in the global markets for now

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