Redmi K60 The series is launching in China this week and will be followed by a sequel Redmi K50 The lineup and is expected to bring some significant improvements, including wireless charging support, a first for the Redmi K-series lineup. The top-end model in the series is expected to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen2 SoC, making it the third Xiaomi phone with the powerful chipset. However, the Redmi K60 series is not that expensive Xiaomi 13 the lineup; Instead, they are priced in the mid-range flagship segment.
Ahead of the launch, here’s a quick roundup of the Redmi K60 including launch date, expected price range, design, specifications and more.
Redmi K60 Launch Date
The Redmi K60 series will be launched in China on December 27. We can also expect the phones to launch globally and eventually in India, though they may be rebranded under the POCO branding.
Redmi K60 design
Redmi K60: The Redmi K60 design has not been fully revealed but the teaser images so far have shown bits and pieces of it. The phone is said to come with a rectangular cutout on the back panel to house the triple camera sensors and LED flash. One of these is a telephoto sensor and the primary camera supports OIS (Optical Image Stabilization). The official render image shows that the Redmi K60 will have a leather finish on the rear panel.
Redmi K60 Pro: Redmi K60 Pro design revealed through render images officially shared by the company. The images show that the rear panel of the phone will have a carbon fiber finish towards the edges, which looks unique. To remind you, the Redmi K20 Pro also has a carbon fiber design.
The top has an IR blaster and a microphone. The volume rocker and power button are on the right edge. The edges are slightly curved for a better grip on the hands. There is a rectangular module that houses the triple camera sensors, LED flash and OIS text. We believe the USB Type-C port could be on the bottom.
Redmi K60 Series Price (Estimated)
The price details of the Redmi K60 series have not been leaked, but in China they will be priced at Rs. 30,000 to Rs. We can expect up to 45,000. In comparison, the Redmi K50 series starts at RMB 2,399 (roughly Rs. 28,500) and goes up to RMB. 3,999 (approx. 48,000) for the Pro variant.
Redmi K60 Series Specifications (Estimated)
The Redmi K60 series is expected to be packed Up to 6.67-inch display QHD+ resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+ and a punch-hole cutout for the selfie snapper. The phones are likely to boot Android 13-based MIUI 14 custom out of the box and connectivity options may include 5G, 4G, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and a USB Type-C port for charging.
The vanilla model is said to be powered Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen2 SoC paired with Adreno GPU for graphics, possibly 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. The Pro version, ironically, comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen1 chipset. But we believe the rumors are wrong and the chipsets will be something else. Finally, the Redmi K60E is said to ship with a MediaTek Dimension SoC, which could be the Dimension 8200.
As for the cameras, the Redmi K60 has a 64MP primary camera, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2MP macro sensor. There is a 16MP snapper on the front for selfies and video chats. Camera details for the rest of the models are being kept under wraps for now.
There is a tip for packing the Redmi K60 With a 5,500mAh battery There will be 67W fast-wired charging and for the first time, 30W wireless charging support. The Pro model can get 120W charging speed.
Redmi Watch 3, Redmi Buds 4 Lite launch
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Redmi Watch 3, Redmi Band 2 and Redmi Buds 4 Lite will also launch in China on December 27. The smartwatch is expected to feature a 1.75-inch AMOLED display and a silicone strap that will be available in multiple colors. The Redmi Band 2 is said to sport a It has a 1.47-inch display and is 9.99mm thick.