Redmi K60 Series Smartphones and Specifications Leaked: To Feature Up to Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC

The Redmi K60 is expected to launch early in 2023.


The Redmi K60 series is soon expected to launch in China. Over the past few weeks, we have seen multiple reports about the upcoming K60 series. The Redmi K60 5G specifications were leaked a couple of weeks suggesting the device will come with a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1, 5,500mAh battery, 67W fast charging, and up to 12GB of RAM.

In a separate report, the Redmi K60 was also tipped to feature Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) Support and MediaTek’s flagship SoC. Now, in the latest set of rumours, popular tipster Kacper Skrzypek, who has a great track record with Xiaomi and Redmi phones over the past has tweeted new info on the Redmi K60 series. Let’s take a look at the details.

Redmi K60 Series SoC and Model Details

According to Kacper, the company is gearing up to launch at least three devices in the Redmi K60 series 一 the vanilla K60, the K60 Pro, and the K60E. The tipster has revealed the codenames of these devices as well. The Redmi K60 is codenamed “socrates”, the K60 Pro is codenamed “mondrian”, and the K60E is codenamed “rembrandt”.

In addition to these codenames, the tipster also revealed the SoCs of the devices. The vanilla model in the K60 series is tipped to feature Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, the Pro model will use Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 and the K60E will use a MediaTek chipset, but the exact SoC is yet to be confirmed for the same. Based on the previous leaks, it could be either Dimensity 9200 or Dimensity 8200. Apart from this info, the tipster did not share much and there is no official launch date from the company as well.

Redmi K60 5G Specifications

The vanilla Redmi K60 is expected to be the most affordable device in the upcoming K series lineup. This device will take on the likes of the upcoming OnePlus Ace 2, which could launch as the OnePlus 11R in India and the Realme GT Neo 5 5G. The Redmi K60 5G will feature a 6.67-inch display with a 2K resolution. The phone is said to feature a 5,500mAh battery under the hood. It will support 67W fast charging and 30W wireless charging.

The phone is also said to feature an in-display fingerprint scanner and come with up to 12GB of RAM. In terms of optics, the phone is said to feature a 64MP main camera sensor with OIS. It will be accompanied by an 8MP ultrawide camera and a 2MP macro sensor. For selfies, the phone will feature a 16MP front camera.