Redmi K40 gaming phone to be unveiled on April 27 Redmi K40 gaming phone

Redmi’s first gaming phone will be launched on April 27 in India. The company made an official announcement earlier today. Also, the phone will be launched under the Redmi K40 series and not a separate series. 

In a Weibo post, Redmi officially announced that the phone will be launched on April 27 in India. Also, the device will be called Redmi K40 Game Enhanced Edition (machine translated). The post says the phone is built for hardcore gamers with a light and beautiful design. The Redmi K40 gaming phone will offer flagship-grade performance, audio, video, and also bring the ultimate price to performance ratio. 

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The Redmi K40 gaming phone will be the fourth addition to the Redmi K40 series after the Redmi K40 Pro Plus, Redmi K40, and Redmi 40 which were announced back in February 2020.

Redmi K40 gaming phone specs: What we know so far 

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The new teaser image posted confirms the device will come with a dedicated gaming switch key which on turning on will bring up shoulder buttons. These physical triggers sit in the body of the phone but can be popped out and enter the game mode. These buttons come up from the body and turn into pressable buttons. The same was also seen on the Black Shark 4