Xiaomi’s sub-brand Redmi has asked its Indian fans on Thursday to guess the name of its upcoming smartphone. The company has also mentioned that the processor is likely to be four times faster than its predecessor SD710. The conclusion has been by Redmi India after comparing the Snapdragon 730’s Antutu Benchmark scores to snapdragon 675 and 710 processors. Snapdragon 730 has a performance score of 218625, while the other two has 180808 and 155215.
In a tweet, Redmi India said
“You will soon see a device with Qualcomm Snapdragon 730, which is one of the first in India … Can you guess the name of the phone that comes with 730? “
The smartphone is expected to be the Redmi K20 which was launched a month earlier in China. The smartphone was launched in China at a price of 1,999 yuan and it operates with Snapdragon 730. The smartphone was launched alongside K20 Pro, which is a high-end version of K20. Redmi K20 Pro comes with flagship Snapdragon 855 processor paired with 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. Both Redmi k20 and Redmi k20 Pro has same camera and display features.
To recall the Redmi K20 specifications. The phone has a 6.39-inch AMOLED full view display with an 19.5: 9 Aspect ratio. Redmi K20 is the first smartphone from xiaomi to feature a motor driven pop-up camera mechanism. The Self camera also has sapphire lens coating which makes it wear and tear resistant.The phone comes in two storage and RAM variants 6GB / 64GB and 6GB / 8GB.
Redmi K20 comes with in-display fingerprint sensor and powered by 4,000mAh battery which supports 18W Fast Charging. Moving on to optics, Redmi k20 sports a triple camera setup with 48MP + 13MP + 8MP .