Xiaomi is selling the Redmi K30 in China, but there’s a good amount of Redmi K20 phones on the market as well. In order to clear remaining stock and to celebrate the Lunar New Year, the company has slashed the price of the Redmi K20 Pro Premium to CNY2,799 or the equivalent of $403.
The Redmi K20 Pro arrived with Snapdragon 855 chipset, but later an updated Premium version was relaunched with Snapdragon 855+ SoC. The phone is currently at Xiaomi’s own online store with 12 GB RAM and 512 GB storage, the only memory version on sale right now.
It was initially introduced at CNY3,199, then got discounted to CNY2,999 around the end of December, and now we have another price cut.
Xiaomi is expected to introduce the Mi 10 lineup in February, during MWC 2020 in Barcelona. In the meantime, its subsidiary Redmi is also expected to reveal the Redmi K30 Pro, which should be running Snapdragon 865 chipset.
Redmi is a China-based smartphone and a sub-brand owned by the Chinese electronics company Xiaomi. It was introduced as a budget smartphone line manufactured by Xiaomi, that was first announced in July 2013 It became a separate sub-brand of Xiaomi in 2019 that focuses only on entry-level and mid-range devices, while Xiaomi itself focuses on the upper-range and flagship Mi lineup. Redmi phones use the Xiaomi MIUI user interface on top of Android.