Redmi K40 with Snapdragon 888 to cost only CNY 2,999 (~Rs 34,000) Redmi K30

Redmi K40 series is all set to launch in China in February. The Redmi K40 series will succeed the Redmi K30 series which had multiple smartphones powered by both Snapdragon and MediaTek SoCs. The Redmi K40 with Snapdragon 888 is tipped to launch in China with a price tag of under Rs 35,000. 

A tweet from Ice Universe handle has revealed the pricing and launch timeline of the upcoming  Redmi K40 series. The Redmi K40 with Snapdragon 888 chipset will cost only CNY 2,999 which is around Rs 34,000. Currently, the only other Snapdragon 888 powered device available in the market is the Xiaomi Mi 11 which starts at CNY 3,999 (Rs 45,300). With the price tag of CNY 2,999, the Redmi K40 will not only undercut the Xiaomi Mi 11, but it is also likely to undercut many other upcoming flagship phones such as Samsung Galaxy S21, Realme Race, and more.

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