Redmi had introduced the Redmi K30 series in China in December 2018. Its 4G edition had released in the home market in the same month. The Redmi K30 5G was made available for purchase for the first time in China today. The sale was carried out at 10 AM (local time). As expected, the Redmi K30 5G has met with a good reception from the audience as it was sold out in just 2 hours.
Redmi is currently only selling the 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage edition of the Redmi K30 5G. It carries a price tag of 2,499 Yuan (~$360) and it is available in blue color only. The Chinese firm confirmed that the next sale of the smartphone will be held on Jan. 10 in China at 10 AM (local time).
There is no confirmation on when it will be selling the other variants of the Redmi K30 5G. Its base model has 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage and is priced at 1,999 Yuan (~$288). The 6 GB RAM + 128 GB storage and 8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage editions are respectively priced at 2,299 Yuan (~$331) and 2,899 Yuan (~$418).
Redmi K30 5G specifications
The Redmi K30 5G has a 6.67-inch IPS LCD that offers a high refresh rate of 120Hz. It offers 20:9 aspect ratio and 1080 x 2400 pixels full HD+ resolution. It is the first phone to be fueled by the 7nm Snapdragon 765G processor. The phone comes with up to 8 GB of LPDDR4x and up to 256 GB of UFS 2.1 storage. There is a microSD card slot onboard for additional storage.
The MIUI 11 based Android 10 OS runs on the device. The quad camera system positioned on the rear shell of the phone features a 64-megpixel Sony IMX686 primary lens, an 8-megapixel ultrawide lens, a 2-megapixel macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The dual selfie camera setup of the Redmi K30 5G includes a 20-megapixel main sensor and a 2-megapixel depth assist lens. The Redmi K30 5G is backed by a 4,500mAh battery that is coupled with 30W fast charging technology.