The Redmi K50i features a 6.6-inch centered punch-hole display (LCD) with a resolution of 2460 x 1080 pixels (FHD+), up to a 144Hz refresh rate, and a 20.5:9 aspect ratio. The DisplayMate A+ rated panel supports 100% of the DCI-P3 color gamut, DC Dimming, Dolby Vision, and HDR10. The screen offers 650 nits peak brightness, 1400:1 contrast ratio, and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
The phone is powered by a Mediatek Dimensity 8100 chipset paired with LPDDR5 RAM, UFS 3.1 storage, and LiquidCool Technology 2.0 (VC liquid cooling) to manage thermals. As for software, It boots MIUI 13 based on Android 12.
The device has a triple camera system comprising a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultrawide unit, and a 2MP macron snapper. On the front, it nests a 16MP shooter inside the punch-hole for selfies and video calls.
The connectivity options on the handset include dual-SIM, 5G, WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.3, and GNSS. Interestingly, it sports a 3.5mm headphone jack, in addition to a USB Type-C port, Dolby Atmos-supported dual stereo speakers, an x-axis linear vibration motor, and an IR blaster. There’s also support for Hi-Res Audio (Wired and Wireless) but no MicroSD card slot.
The Redmi K50i measures 163.64 x 74.29 x 8.87mm in dimensions and weighs 200g. Last but not least, it is backed by a 5,080mAh battery with support for 67W fast wired charging.
Redmi K50i Specifications
Display: 6.6″ FHD+ (2460 x 1080 pixels) LCD screen with up to 30 / 48 / 50 / 60 / 90 / 120 / 144 variable refresh rate, DC dimming, 10-bit color depth, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, Dolby Vision, HDR10, 650 nits peak brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 8100 5nm SoC with Mali-G610 6-core GPU
Memory/Storage: 6GB LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB UFS 3.1 storage / 8GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB UFS 3.1 storage
OS: Android 12 with MIUI 13
SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano)
Main Camera: Triple
64MP Samsung ISOCELL GW1 1/1.72″sensor with f/1.89 aperture
8MP ultra-wide lens with 119° FOV, f/2.2 aperture
2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture, 4K 30 fps video recording
Front Camera: 16MP front camera with f/2.45, 1080p video recording
Multimedia: 3.5mm audio jack, Stereo Dual Speaker, Dolby Atmos, Hi-Res audio
Sensors: IR sensor, X-axis linear motors
IP Ratings: Splash resistant (IP53)
Network/Connectivity: 5G SA/NSA (n1,n5,n7,n8,n20,n28a,n38,n40,n41,n77 and n78), Wi-Fi 6 (2.4 + 5GHz), supports 2×2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.3, Beidou | GPS (L1+L5) |GLONASS | QZSS (L1+L5), NFC
Battery and Charging: 5080mAh battery with 67W fast charging support
Redmi K50i Price and Availability
The Redmi K50i will retail at the following price tags in India.
- 6GB + 128GB – INR 25,999
- 8GB + 256GB – INR 28,999
It can be purchased in either Stealth Black, Quick Silver, or Phantom Blue color options. Customers can avail of a INR 3,000 instant discount on ICICI Bank cards.
The smartphone will go on sale from 12 AM IST on July 23 via Mi.com, Amazon India, Mi Home stores, Croma outlets, and retail stores.