We already know that Xiaomi is all set to unveil its latest Snapdragon 855 powered flagship device soon. But an official launch date of the smartphone is still unknown. Now after several leaks and rumours, it seems that the phone is finally set to make its debut.
Tang Mu, General Manager of Xiaomi Smart Hardware Division has shared a post on Chinese microblogging website, Weibo which reveals that the company might launch the Redmi Snapdragon 855 flagship smartphone at a launch event in China on 13 May.
The post also reveals that alongside the flagship smartphone, the company is also going to launch “one more thing” which is unknown at the moment.
Yesterday, an image showing a few specifications of Redmi flagship device surfaced online. As per the image, the phone is named as Redmi K20 Pro which has a 6.39-inch Full AMOLED display with Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SOC. On the front, it shows 20-megapixel Pop-up selfie AI camera, while on the back, it shows a triple rear camera module with Sony’s IMX586 48-megapixel super wide-angle as the primary sensor. Further, the image shows that the phone will be backed up by a 4000mAh battery with support for 27W fast charging.
Earlier company’s General Manager, Lu Weibing confirmed that the upcoming phone will be equipped with an ultra wide-angle lens. He also revealed that the phone will support NFC and sport a 3.5mm audio jack. As per reports, the smartphone will feature a similar camera setup as seen in Mi 9 SE. This means that the device could be loaded with a 48-megapixel primary lens along with a 13-megapixel secondary shooter and an 8-megapixel sensor. The phone is also reported to be powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor.