Today, we saw the launch of the Redmi K40 lineup in China. The lineup includes three phones including the Redmi K40, Redmi K40 Pro and Redmi K40 Pro Plus. The Pro and Pro Plus model shares a lot of similarties. They also have the top of the line chipset which is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888. Below is the complete pricing and other details of Redmi K40 Pro and Redmi K40 Pro Plus.
First of all, all the three phones share the E4 AMOLED display. With its A + certification, you will feel like you are reading from textbook. In a nutshell, this is a very fine display. The display comes with fancy features like 360Hz Touch Sampling rate, 120Hz refresh rate, True Tone colors and a very small notch. We also find these features on the vanilla K40.
Coming to the performance, this can be one of the biggest differences between the vanilla K40 and the Pro versions. The Pro and Pro Plus comes with Snapdragon 888 chipset. It is currently one of the best mobile chipsets. It is a 5nm-based chipset with 5G support as-well. Moreover, the phone also takes notice of small yet crucial details like LPDDR5 memory for better read & write speeds.
The Redmi K40 Pro and Pro Plus might be the new perfect multimedia phones in this budget. They offer dual speakers, infrared remote control, and more. And with WiFi 6 support, you can watch movies without the fear of buffering. There is a 4520mAH battery that can be fast charged at 33W.
Now you must be thinking what is the difference between the Redmi K40 Pro and the Redmi K40 Pro Plus? Well, one of the distinguishing features between the two is the camera. The Redmi K40 Pro has a 64-megapixel primary sensor. While, the Pro Plus model utalizes a 108MP primary sensor. The 108MP HM2 Sensor has improved night mode shots. Features like macro time-lapse photography and super night scene video version were also discussed.
Pricing & variants
Now coming to the pricing and variants, the Redmi K40 Pro comes in three variants. Including 6GB+128GB, 8GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB. They are priced at 2799 Yuan (~$433), 2999 Yuan (~$464) and 3299 Yuan (~$511) respectively. The Redmi K40 Pro Plus comes in a single variant of 12GB+256GB priced at 3699 Yuan (~$573). The device comes in multiple colors including ink feather, sunny snow, and fantasy. Let us know what are your thoughts on the Redmi K40 pro and Redmi K40 Pro plus models in the comments section below.