Redmi K50 Gaming Edition could come with Dimensity 9000 SoC, device with Dimensity 7000 also in preparation

Xiaomi Redmi K50 Gaming Edition smartphone Price, Specs, Release Date

The series is expected to Redmi K50 be launched in the very near future. The previous report has already shed light on the claim that the upcoming series of smartphones from Xiaomi will have as many as four variants, and each of them may have different models for different regions. Now, a new report via China’s social media platform Weibo has offered a bunch of very specific claims regarding the balance of the line, as well as the features that can be expected.

Xiaomi Redmi K50 Gaming comes with Dimensity 9000 chipset, 5,000mAh battery
Xiaomi Redmi K50 Gaming Edition (source: Xiaomi)

Xiaomi Redmi K50 Specs

According to the new report, the Redmi K50 series may not have the K50 SE variant in the basic offer. However, premium assortments are expected to stand out, reports SparrowsNews. The Redmi K50 Gaming Edition is expected to be a higher offering in the series and may have a MediaTek Dimensity 9000 SoC inside. The second variant may also feature the Dimensity 7000, while the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 is also expected to be available. One series and three chipsets.

Moreover, primary 64MP cameras are expected to be ubiquitous throughout the range, with Samsung Isocell GV3 or Sony IMX686 image sensors to be used in the primary cameras on Redmi K50 smartphones across the series. The report also claims that the series will use E5 LTPO screens, with the best devices in the series potentially offering Quad HD + screen resolutions.

Xiaomi Redmi K50 Gaming Edition smartphone (source: Xiaomi)

In terms of battery life, the Redmi K50 series offers 5,000 mAh batteries with fast charging up to 120 W. Previous reports have suggested that a Redmi K50 phone with a Dimensity 9000 processor may have a 120Hz  or 144Hz LTPO OLED screen, along with optical fingerprint sensors below screen, by setting up a quadruple rear camera with a potential 108MP upgrade on the primary unit.

Xiaomi Redmi K50 specification (EXPECTED)

  • Dual Sim, 3G, 4G, 5G, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, NFC, IR Blaster
  • Snapdragon 888 , Dimensity 9000  Processor
  • 6 GB RAM, 128GB storage
  • 5000  mAh Battery with Fast Charging 120 W
  • 6.69 inches, 1080 x 2460 px, 120 Hz Display 
  • 64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP Triple Rear & 16 MP Front Camera
  • Android v11

Xiaomi Redmi K50 release date

Although the series was originally announced for launch by December 2021, many reports now claim that the launch date may have been delayed. But if we take the Redmi K40 version as a guideline, the Redmi K50 series is expected to debut by the first half of 2022 some sources stated in February.

Xiaomi Redmi K50 price

The price for the new Xiaomi Redmi K50 is expected up to $440 and for the Xiaomi Redmi K50 Pro the cost would be over $500 USD.


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