We know that the Redmi K40 series will be announced on February 25. Recently, it has passed the TENAA certification recently, hinting at this launch as scheduled.
According to data given by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the measurements of the series are 163.7×76.4×7.8mm. The battery capacity reaches 4500mAh. This means that the Redmi K40 series has a large-capacity battery packed into the 7.8mm body.
In addition, the screen size of the Redmi K40 series is 6.67 inches. The latter will have a FHD+ resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, and use an OLED material. The front camera is centered, and the shape is a hole.
The company emphasized that the Redmi K40 series may use the most expensive direct screen in the industry, with a starting price of 2,999 yuan ($464). Thus, it will be quite competitive in the same niche.
In terms of core configuration, there are at least two Redmi K40 series. Among them, the Redmi K40 Pro uses the Snapdragon 888 flagship processor and should come with LPDDR5 memory and UFS 3.1 flash storage.
It is worth noting that the Redmi K40 series will come pre-installed with the MIUI system based on Android 11. The version number may be MIUI 12.5.
It has also passed multiple overseas certifications. Redmi K40 / Pro has previously passed the national 3C certification to enter the network, and both come with 33W chargers. Although wireless fast charging is likely to be missing. On the other hand, the K40 features a 4520mAh large battery capacity. The battery life of this phone will reach more than 35 hours in normal use. In terms of processors, the Redmi K40 sports the Snapdragon 870 and the Pro version sports the Snapdragon 888 processor.