Xiaomi’s independent sub-brand Redmi, yesterday, officially unveiled its first flagship smartphone – the Redmi K20 and K20 Pro. Of course, these two machines will be introduced to the European market – Russia -, too, but they will be announced as Xiaomi Mi 9T and Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro.
In fact, before now, the product name of Xiaomi Mi 9T was certified in Thailand. At that time, a lot believed this could be a new phone. But a couple of days ago, we learned the Redmi K20 and its sibling are going to be launched in Poland as the Mi 9T and Mi 9T Pro. It turns out, at this moment, at least, three countries will get the K20 series handsets under the Xiaomi brand.
Also, the pro variant is said to appear as Pocophone F2 Pro while the original K20 will be named Pocophone F2. This also means that the phones will be called Poco F2 and Poco F2 Pro in India. The source also claims that both phones will retain their amazing price tags.
The Redmi K20 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 processor, a 4000mAh capacity battery, supporting 18W fast charge, 6.39-inch ultra-wide screen with the 7th-gen screen fingerprint technology, NFC, and Hi-Res Audio support.
The Redmi K20 Pro is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor. One of the most attractive features of the K20 Pro is the Game Turbo 2.0 support.
In terms of pricing, the Xiaomi Mi 9T will be almost identical to the Xiaomi Mi 9 SE, while the pricing of the Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro will be closer to the Xiaomi Mi 9. In the Russian market, the Mi 9T Pro is priced at about 35,000 rubles ($540), and the price of the Mi 9T is about 25,000 rubles ($386).