Redmi K50 Gaming Smartphone Specifications Leaks on Weibo, May Launch in India with Poco Branding

Let’ take a look at the Redmi K50 Gaming Edition’s specifications, features and other details.


Xiaomi has confirmed that it will launch new Redmi K-series flagship smartphones in February. The K50 series will debut in China very soon but the launch date remains unknown. At the event, the company is expected to unveil multiple smartphones alongside the vanilla and Pro K50 models. 

Xiaomi is yet to confirm the details yet. Meanwhile, a new leak has revealed the details of the Redmi K50 Gaming Edition’s specifications. The device will launch as a successor of the Redmi K40 Gaming, which was launched as Poco F3 GT in India. Let’ take a look at the Redmi K50 Gaming Edition’s specifications, features and other details.

Redmi K50 Gaming Edition Specifications

Redmi K50 Gaming Edition is rumoured to launch alongside the K50 and K50 Pro. Tipster Digital Chat Station claims that the device will have a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. In a separate leak, tipster Panda has listed the device’s display details and other specifications.

The K50 Gaming smartphone is said to feature a 6.67-inch OLED display, which is the same as the predecessor model. It will, however, have curved sides and a Full HD+ resolution. As expected, the phone will have 120Hz refresh rate support. It will also come with a tiny hole-punch cutout at the top for the front camera.

The tiny cutout will have a 16MP front camera for selfies and video calls. On the back, there will be a triple-camera setup. It is said to have either a 48MP main camera or a 64MP sensor. Alongside, the camera module will include a 13MP ultrawide camera and a 2MP macro shooter. 

The tipster further notes that the phone could feature a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. It is said to feature a 4700mAh battery and also come with 120W fast charging support. It is worth noting that the K40 Gaming Edition came with a Dimensity 1200 SoC. Redmi is also said to be working on a smartphone with the new MediaTek Dimensity 9000 SoC. 

The K50 Gaming is said to feature a dual VC cooling system and also trigger buttons for an enhanced gaming experience. Other details of the device remain unknown. We will share more information as and when available.

The phone could arrive in India under the Poco brand. It has happened in the past where the Redmi K40 Gaming Edition launched as the Poco F3 GT in India with the same specs. What are your thoughts on the upcoming Redmi gaming smartphone? Do let us know in the comments below.