- Redmi flagships, Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro to be launched
- Redmi K20 Pro to be launched outside China
- Poco F2 News - Redmi K20 "Pro" model to be rebranded in India as Pocophone F2
Are the rumors coming out to be true? Is Xiaomi’s Redmi K20 Pro, Snapdragon 855 SoC flagship being launched as Poco F2 in India? I had already highlighted the possibility in my earlier post and looks like the debut of Redmi K20 Pro aka Pocophone F2 appears to be real. Now there is some clarity with confirmation from Redmi GM Weibing on the launch of flagships Redmi K20. Lu Weibing in the post on Weibo confirmed the name and asserted that “K” word in Redmi K20 stands for “Killer”.
Redmi K20 Pro Real Image Appears Online
The first real image was shared online for the peeps to get a peek into the aesthetics of the phone. Lin Bin is taking a selfie with Xiaomi’s CFO. As you can notice that the model is of blue color but the angle is only side view with a glimpse of the rear side. Another thing to be brought to your notice is that that Redmi K20 will adopt a pop-up front design with a rear camera located in the center. Though the triple rear camera is not visible but would be likely to be arranged.
Redmi K20 Pro aka Poco F2 latest news and possible release date!
Exciting development came forward in the 13th May Redmi conference. The so-called official K20 “Pro” version from Redmi will be launched in non-Chinese markets. If we go by Poco F2 News, then it is a sufficient hint that India will be getting the Redmi K20 Pro shortly. Poco F2 release date in India is expected anytime in June.
Redmi K20 Pro aka Poco F2 specifications and much more!
One feature that all are sure about is the processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC chipset, the latest and one of the best available. Pocofone F2 is expected to be launched in three color variations: Carbon Fiber Black, Glacier Blue, and Flame Red. Possible storage models of Pocophone F2 will be RAM – 6GB and 8GB with storage variants – 64GB, 128GB and 256GB. The features and specifications of Poco F2 are yet not revealed officially by Xiaomi. Specification leaks are of Redmi K20 Pro. Assuming that “Pro” version will be launched as Poco f2 in India, one should expect not much deviation in specifications.
Redmi K20 Leaked Specifications!
|SoC Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 855|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie), MiUI 10|
|Front Camera||Pop up Selfie Camera – 20MP, f/2.0|
|Main Camera||48MP, f/1.8|
13MP, f2.4 (ultra wide)
8MP, f2.4 (telephoto)
|Display||Notch-less, 6.39-inch AMOLED|
In-display fingerprint reader
Gorilla Glass 6 protection
|Colors Available||Carbon Fiber Black, Glacier Blue, and Flame Red|
|Known Features||NFC and a 3.5mm headphone jack|
Display of Pocofone F2 should come packed with 6.39-inch AMOLED and that too notch-less. Also, an in-display fingerprint reader and Gorilla Glass 6 protection on top will be provided. As far as optics are concerned, Poco F2 might arrive with a rear triple camera . It will feature a primary 48MP main camera, 8MP ultra-wide lens, and 16MP telephoto cameras. Xiaomi is experimenting with the pop-up selfie camera in the upcoming models. In order to provide more screen space, the front camera will sport a 20MP camera inside the pop-up sensor. Xiaomi has confirmed NFC and a 3.5mm headphone jack backed up by a 4,000mAh battery with 27W fast charging capability.