New Redmi Gaming Phone Dubbed Redmi K40G Officially Teased, Tipped to Sport Snapdragon 870 SoC

Let’s take a look at the Redmi K40G launch details, specifications and everything we know so far.


Xiaomi is gearing up for the launch of the Redmi K50 series in China. The Chinese smartphone giant, however, plans to launch a Redmi phone under the K40 series. Xiaomi recently unveiled the Redmi K40 Gaming Edition in China, which was launched as the Poco F3 GT in India. The next smartphone launching under the current Redmi flagship phone lineup is said to be the Redmi K40G. Xiaomi has teased the launch of the new Redmi K40 series phone in China. The company took to Weibo to confirm the launch of its new device. Let’s take a look at the Redmi K40G launch details, specifications and everything we know so far.

Xiaomi Redmi K40G

Xiaomi Redmi K40G is expected to launch soon. The company has dropped a new teaser on Weibo, confirming its launch in China. The Redmi K40G will be a new edition to the Redmi K40 series, with the K40 Gaming Edition being the most recent one. 

The upcoming Redmi K40G is likely another performance-focused phone. The company has not revealed any key specs of the device. However, tipster Digital Chat Station has revealed the processor details of the device. According to the tipster, Xiaomi’s upcoming Redmi smartphone under the K40 series will feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC under the hood. The same processor is found on the likes of the Mi 11X, iQOO 7 in India.

Xiaomi could debut the K40G as an alternative to the K40 Gaming Edition. The latter features a MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC under the hood, which gets close to Snapdragon 870 SoC in terms of benchmark tests. 

Considering all K40 series phones have featured a 6.67-inch AMOLED 120Hz display, the same can be expected from the K40G. It could also get a 5000 mAh battery with 67W fast charging. The phone could get a 48MP or a 64MP triple-camera setup under the hood. Xiaomi is expected to confirm more details in the coming days.

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