Redmi announced a brand new addition to the Redmi K series lineup – Redmi K40 Gaming Edition. Redmi K40 Gaming Edition sports the latest MediaTek Dimensity 1200 Gaming Platform, an aerospace-grade liquid cooling system, a flat display with 120Hz high refresh rate, a 5,065mAh large battery with 67W fast charging, as well as physical pop-up gaming triggers – all this packed in a 8.3mm thin body. Redmi K40 Gaming Edition starts at RMB 1,999 and sales will start on April 30th, the company said on Tuesday.
“Redmi K40 Gaming Edition is powered by MediaTek’s latest 6nm Dimensity 1200 mobile processing platform, offering a perfect balance between superb performance and power consumption. The CPU adopts the latest Arm Cortex-78 core with a 1+3+4 three-cluster architecture.
“The 3.0GHz super core, along with three 2.6GHz A78 cores are able to sustain maximum operating performance under a prolonged period and high power efficiency. Compared with its predecessor, Dimensity 1000+, the overall performance has increased by 22% while the power consumption has been reduced by 25%. Mainstream games can run at 90 frames at full frames.
“Redmi K40 Gaming Edition offers 3 color options including Black, Silver and White. With a gaming design in mind, the device features cool RGB lighting and gaming details and also adopts a low-key and restrained overall appearance. With a 8.3mm lightweight design, Redmi K40 Gaming Edition is not only a gaming smartphone but also a smartphone with powerful performance and stunning appearance for daily use.
“Redmi K40 Gaming Edition offers 3 storage variants and are priced at:
6GB+128GB – RMB 1,999
8GB+128GB/256GB – RMB 2,199/2,399
12GB+128GB/256GB – RMB 2,399/2,699
Additionally, Bruce Lee Special Edition (12GB+256GB) is priced at RMB 2,799.”
Redmi K40 Gaming Edition is now available for preorders through Xiaomi official channels in Mainland China, and will be available for purchase starting on April 30th.
|Redmi K40 Gaming Edition|
|Processing platform||MediaTek 1200|
|Storage||LPDDR4x + UFS 3.1|
|Heat dissipation||VC LiquidCool technology + white graphene|
|Network support||5G SA+NSA 丨Dual 5G standby 丨 5G carrier aggregation|
|Screen||6.67’’ OLED 丨 2400 x 1080 丨 120Hz refresh rate 丨 480Hz touch sampling rate|
|Rear Camera||64MP main camera 丨 8MP ultra-wide angle camera 丨 2MP tele macro camera|
|Battery & Charging||5,065mAh battery丨 67W fast charging 丨 42mins to|
|Audio||Dual stereo speakers丨 Dolby Atmos丨 JBL certified|
|Motor||X-axis linear vibration motor 丨 support PUBG HQ in-game vibration|
|Unlock||Side-mounted fingerprint reader|
|System||MIUI 12.5 based on Android 11|
|Available Color||Black, Sliver, White|
|Dimension & Weight||8.3mm 丨 205g|
|Variant||6GB+128GB 丨 8GB+128GB 丨 8GB+256GB 丨 12GB+128GB 丨 12GB+256GB|