Lu Weibing, general manager of the Redmi brand, officially announced the Redmi K40 series on Weibo and revealed that the machine will be equipped with the Snapdragon 888 processor, priced at 2,999 yuan.
This is also the cheapest Snapdragon 888 flagship phone currently known. This afternoon, some netizens exposed a rendering of a suspected Redmi K40 on Weibo, showing the appearance of the machine.
According to the picture, the Redmi K40 adopts a completely different design from the previous generation. The front is equipped with a center-punched straight screen, and the aperture and frame width are well controlled.
The back uses a big-eye matrix camera module similar to Redmi K30S, which includes four cameras, the upper and lower two are larger in size, and the middle two are placed side by side, which should be functional lenses such as macro and depth of field.
It is worth mentioning that, according to the information previously exposed by someone, the redmi K40’s proactive hole size is only 2.8mm, which is the smallest proactive hole on the market.
At the same time, the Redmi K40 screen is also expected to use Samsung’s E4 luminescent material to create an OLED display, which is the same technology as Xiaomi Mi 11, can achieve better display effects, and will also support a 120Hz high refresh rate. Officials say it may be the most expensive in the industry. Face the screen directly.
In addition to strong performance and excellent screen specifications, Lu Weibing also revealed that the Redmi K40 has all-around upgrades in other configurations. With an all-round configuration without shortcomings, it will be the most comprehensive Snapdragon 888 flagship phone at the same price.
In addition, it was previously revealed that Redmi K40 will also launch the Snapdragon 870 version. This chip is an enhanced version of the Snapdragon 865 Plus, which further increases the CPU core frequency, and the running score is close to the Snapdragon 888.
A few days ago, Motorola has launched the world’s first model equipped with the Snapdragon 870, and the price is only 1999.
Based on the current information, the final price of the Snapdragon 870 version of the Redmi K40 may also be around 2,000 yuan, which is very cost-effective.