August 9: Chinese smartphone brand Xiaomi has announced the launch of the Redmi K20 series smartphones including Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro in Nepal.
According to the company, Redmi K20 and K20 Pro promise a flagship, high-end user experience with the latest technology powering both devices. Both Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro feature a 16.2cm (6.39) 19.5:9 full HD+ AMOLED horizon display with minimal bezels on all sides, the company said in a statement.
Coupled with a 20MP pop-up selfie camera, the Redmi K20 series achieves an incredible 91.9 percent screen-to-body ratio, the company further said. According to the company, the Horizon AMOLED display comes with the 7th generation in-display fingerprint scanner and is protected by curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on both phones.
The Redmi K20 phones come in Glacier Blue, Flame Red and Carbon Black colour variants.
Redmi K20 series comes with an AI triple camera setup, comprising of a 48MP main camera, 8MP telephoto and a 13MP wide-angle camera.
“It is powered by a huge 4,000 mAh battery, which can last upto 2 days in regular usage conditions. Both the phones come with USB Type-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack and fast-charge support,” the statement said.
Other intuitive quality improvements include fall detection, which makes the pop-up camera retract automatically in case of a drop.
Redmi K20 series run on the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 SoC processor. The company claimed that the Snapdragon 730 is the 3rd fastest chipset to be ever launched by Qualcomm (after SD 845 and SD 855) and is 40 percent faster than its predecessor - the Snapdragon 710.
Redmi K20 Pro will be available from August 11 across all offline channels in Nepal and Daraz.com.np for Rs 49,999 for the 8GB+256GB variant. Redmi K20 will be available for Rs 39,999 for the 6GB+128GB variant.