Xiaomi’s Redmi brand has announced the Redmi K30 5G Extreme Edition in China in partnership with jd.com. It is the world’s first smartphone to be powered by the latest Snapdragon 768G SoC, which brings 15% faster CPU and GPU performance compared to 765G and is also the first SoC in the 7 series to bring updateable GPU drivers.

Its Bundled with a 6.67-inch Full HD+ 120Hz LCD screen with dual-punch-hole screen with 91% screen-to-body ratio, built-in 5G stand alone and non-stand alone (SA/NSA) sub-6GHz networks. It has 5mm copper tube liquid cooling to the temperature of the phone by up to 7 degrees, and runs Android 10 with MIUI 11 on top.

It has a Sony IMX686 64-megapixel 1/1.7″ sensor, 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, 5-megapixel 2cm super macro and a 2-megapixel camera for portrait shots and 20-megapixel selfie camera along with a secondary 2-megapixel camera for portrait shots. The phone has a 3D curved frosted glass body with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, side-mounted fingerprint scanner and packs a 4500mAh battery with 30W Flash Charge fast charging.

Redmi k30 with Flagship processor

Redmi k30 with Flagship processor

Redmi K30 5G Extreme Edition specifications:

Model & BrandMi Redmi K30 5G
6GB LPDDR4X RAM, 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage, expandable memory up to 512GB
Octa Core (1 x 2.8GHz + 1 x 2.2GHz + 6 x 1.8GHz Kryo 475 CPUs) Snapdragon 765G 7nm EUV Mobile Platform with Adreno 620 GPU
6.67-inch Full HD+ 20:9 LCD screen with 120Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, Pixel Size 1080 × 2400 pixels
Android 10 with MIUI 11 ( Upgradable to Miui 12 in First Batch )
4500mAh (Typical) / 4400mAh (Minimum) battery with 30W fast charging
Main Camera
64MP rear camera with LED Flash, Sony IMX686 sensor, 0.8μm, f/1.89 aperture, 8MP 120° ultra-wide sensor with 1.12μm, f/2.2 aperture, 2MP depth and 5MP macro sensors with 1.75μm, f/2.4 aperture, 4K 30fps, 960 fps at 720p
Front Camera
20MP front-facing camera, 2MP secondary camera with 1.75μm for portrait
Network & Connectivity5G SA/ NSA (Optional) / Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, Dual-frequency (L1+L5) (K30 5G), GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, NFC, USB Type-C
Additional FeaturesDimensions: 165.3×76.6×8.79mm; Weight: 208g
3.5mm audio jack as always in all Mi Models
Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, IR sensor
Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)

The Redmi K30 5G Extreme Edition White, Blue Red, Purple and new Mint colours, is priced at 1999 yuan (US$ 281 / Rs. 21,300 approx.) and will be available from jd.com starting from May 14…