Redmi Upcoming Phones In 2021: Redmi 10 Prime, Redmi K50 series, and More

Xiaomi's 2021 journey with its popular Redmi phones begin today, with the Redmi Note 10 series launching on March 4. But there's more to come in 2021.


Xiaomi’s Redmi series has routinely been amongst the most popular smartphones in the Indian market, and the company is embarking on its 2020 journey soon. The Redmi Note 10 series were recently launched in India. However, this will not be it. There will be a plethora of products lineup for this year. The Redmi series is usually priced in the budget and mid-range segments, so if you’re looking to buy a budget smartphone in 2021, these upcoming Redmi phones may be your best choice. Here’s the full list of upcoming Redmi phones that Xiaomi will launch in 2021.

Upcoming Redmi Phones in 2021

  • Redmi 10 Prime
  • Redmi K50 Series
  • Redmi Note 10 Lite
  • Redmi K40G

Redmi 10 Prime

Redmi 10 Prime

Xiaomi’s sub-brand Redmi is all set to launch the latest Redmi 10 Prime smartphone in India in September. The company has confirmed that the upcoming smartphone will be launched in India on September 3 at 12:00 PM IST. The handset specifications and features have been leaked on various occasions, which gives us a hint about what it might feature. The phone is said to come loaded with a 6.5-inch LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate.

Furthermore, one might be able to switch between 60Hz and 90Hz to save battery power. The phone is reported to be powered by the MediaTek Helio G88 processor along with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It might also come with a quad rear camera with 50MP primary sensor. For the front, one might expect it to feature an 8MP shooter. The phone should also feature a side-mounted physical fingerprint sensor, along with a 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging and 9W reverse charging as well.

Expected Price in India

As for the price, there is no concrete information about the pricing details of the Redmi 10 Prime. However, judging by the past launches, one might expect it to be available under Rs 12,000 price segment.

Expected Launch Date in India

Xiaomi has already confirmed that the upcoming Redmi 10 Prime will be launching in India on September 3. The launch event will kickstart at 12:00 PM and will be live-streamed on the company’s official website and social media handles.

Redmi K50 Series

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Redmi is also working on two new smartphones in its popular K-series. The brand is said to launch Redmi K50 and Redmi K50 Pro smartphones later this year. There are some leaks that hint at the possible specifications and features of the upcoming Redmi K50 series. To start with, the standard Redmi K50 might come with a 67W fast charging support, however, the Redmi K50 Pro is said to have a charging speed upwards of 100W. This could be the 120W fast charging support if we go by the recent leaks.

The Redmi K50 may come with a 48MP primary camera, which is also present in Redmi K40. However, Xiaomi is likely to introduce a new or larger sensor on the Redmi K50. The Pro model is said to feature 108MP primary. In terms of hardware, one might expect the Redmi K50 Pro to be packed with the upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 895 processor. Apart from this, the phones might feature punch-hole camera cutouts and an in-display fingerprint sensors.

Expected Price in India

As for the price is concerned, the smartphones might come with a starting price of Rs 45,000 or above.

Expected Launch Date in India

It’s been a while since Xiaomi has introduced any smartphone in its K-series. However, one could expect it to launch in India with a different name, probably under its Mi series.

Redmi Note 10 Lite

Redmi Note 9 5G


Xiaomi is planning to bring back a new avatar of the Redmi Note 9 Pro smartphone in India this year. There is some evidence that reveals that the Redmi Note 9 Pro could be re-launched as Redmi Note 10 Lite. A Twitter user Kacper Skrzypek, the upcoming Redmi Note 10 Lite comes with a model number 210906A1I. He says that the phone comes with a codename as Curtana. This is the same codename that was used for the Redmi Note 9 Pro, which it launched in India last year.

The model is also available in the global market as Redmi Note 9S. As of now, the specifications of the Redmi Note 10 Lite smartphone remain a mystery at the moment. However, we can expect the upcoming Redmi Note 10 Lite to offer somewhat similar features as that of the Redmi Note 9 Pro, except that we might see some changes in the hardware department.

Expected Price in India

As of now, there are no details about the pricing of the Redmi Note 10 Lite smartphone.

Expected Launch Date in India

There is no information whether the company will introduce the Redmi Note 10 Lite in India or not.

Redmi K40G

Xiaomi Redmi K40G

Lastly, we have the Redmi K40G smartphone, which could be the new gaming smartphone from the Redmi brand. The company is yet to reveal some details about the upcoming smartphone, however, we have seen some leaks, which shed some light on the specifications. The upcoming Redmi K40G is said to come packed with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor. The same processor is found on the likes of the Mi 11X, iQOO 7 in India. 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.

Expected Price in India

The smartphone India price is currently not known at the moment. However, one should consider it to be priced around Rs 40,000 or above when it is launched in India.

Expected Launch Date in India

The Redmi K40G might launch in India for a while. However, one could expect it to be rebranded as a Xiaomi device for the Indian market.

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