The mid-range Redmi K-series smartphones are very popular among their users. Now the company has introduced the Redmi K60 series as the successor to the Redmi K50 line in China. The new lineup includes three smartphones – Redmi K60,Redmi K60 ProAndRedmi K60E. Launched earlier this year, the Redmi K50 series also includes a vanilla and a Pro variant – Redmi K50 And K50 Pro. In this article, we will compare the two Pro models to understand the similarities and differences between the two smartphones.
Redmi K60 Pro vs Redmi K50 Pro Price, Storage
|Redmi K60 Pro 5G||8GB+128GB||RMB 3,299 (approx. Rs. 39,300)|
|8GB+256GB||RMB 3,599 (approx. Rs. 42,900)|
|12GB+256GB||RMB 3,899 (approx. Rs. 46,500)|
|12GB+512GB||RMB 4,299 (Rs. 51,200 approx.)|
|16GB+512GB||RMB 4,599 (Rs. 54,800 approx.)|
|Redmi K50 Pro 5G||8GB+128GB||RMB 2,999 (approx. Rs. 35,650)|
|8GB+256GB||RMB 3,299 (approx. Rs. 39,230)|
|12GB+256GB||RMB 3,599 (approx. Rs. 42,800)|
|12GB+512GB||RMB 3,999 (approx. Rs. 47,550)|
In China, Redmi K60 Pro is priced at RMB 3,299 (approx. Rs. 39,300) for the 8GB+128GB model, RMB 3,599 (approx. Rs. 42,900) for the 8GB+256GB model, RMB 3,899 (approx. Rs. 46,510) for the 46,510GB variant, and RMB 3,899 (approx. Rs. 46,510) for the 12GB+512GB model. 4,299 (approx. Rs. 51,200) and RMB 4,599 (approx. Rs. 54,800) for the 16GB+512GB model.
Meanwhile, the Redmi K50 Pro has been launched in four storage variants, 8GB+128GB at RMB 2,999 (approx. Rs. 35,650), 8GB+256GB at RMB 3,299 (approx. Rs. 39,230), 12GB+256GB at RMB 3,800 (approx. Rs. 2800) and RMB 3,999. +512GB at +512GB (Rs. 47,550 approx).
Redmi K60 Pro vs Redmi K50 Pro Specifications, Features
In terms of display, both the smartphones sport a 6.67-inch AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, which looks identical. Redmi K60 Pro 5G also supports 480Hz touch sampling rate, 1400nits maximum brightness, 12bit P3-color gamut, Dolby Vision, HDR10+ and more. Meanwhile, its predecessor also supports similar features including 480Hz touch sampling rate, 1200 nits maximum brightness, Dolby Vision, HDR10+ support, etc. Corning Gorilla Glass provides Victus protection.
The newly launched Redmi K60 Pro 5G sports a triple rear camera setup that includes a 50MP primary sensor with optical image stabilization (OIS) and LED flash, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera and a 2MP macro shooter. For video calls and selfies, there is a 16MP camera on the front. Meanwhile, the Redmi K50 Pro features a 108MP Samsung HM2 primary sensor with OIS, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2MP macro lens. It has a 20MP front camera.
Redmi K60 Pro 5G is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC, has up to 16GB RAM and 512GB internal storage. It runs on Android 13-based MIUI 14 custom skin. On the other hand, its predecessor is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 9000 chipset and is paired with up to 2GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage. Redmi K50 Pro 5G runs MIUI 13 based on Android 12 operating system.
The Redmi K60 Pro has a 5,000mAh battery capacity that supports 120W fast charging (wired) and 30W wireless charging. The Redmi K50 Pro packs a 5,000mAh battery with 120W fast charging support but does not support wireless charging.
Redmi K60 Pro offers dual SIM options, 5G, dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.3, GNSS, NFC and USB Type-C port. Regarding 5G bands, it supports n1/n3/n5/n8/n28a/n38/n41/n77/n78. Meanwhile, the Redmi K50 Pro supports Bluetooth version 5.3, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, 4G VoLTE, 5G, NFC, IR blaster and a USB Type-C port. The Redmi K60 Pro has an under-display fingerprint sensor, while the Redmi K50 Pro has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.