Redmi K40 Gaming Phone’s key specs revealed
It is also known as the Xiaomi Redmi K40 Gaming Edition handset. The mobile phone was announced on 27 April 27, 2021. However, the expected launch date of Redmi’s gaming beast is yesterday i.e. April 30, 2021. Although after the announcement, tipsters revealed the Redmi K40 gaming phone’s key specs. As the name suggests, this has been a gaming handset. Without any doubt, due to its price tag, it is nevertheless a big competitor for other smartphones manufacturers. The Redmi K40 has not any competitor in this price range.
This gaming smartphone will deliver a unique design as compared to its siblings of the series. The phone does come with really nice specs and also some gaming-focused features. The device comes up with MediaTek’s Dimensity 1200 SoC. MediaTek’s Dimensity 1200 SoC is a 6nm chipset. It also comes with multi-stacked graphite layers and aerospace-grade heat dissipation material. This material has a built-in “white graphene” layer. Simply, this material should efficiently dissipate heat for the charging chip. Furthermore, this material also offers great insulation to reduce the impact of nearby antennas from the device.
Surprisingly, to enhance the game experience the device comes up with a magnetic dual-trigger design. This design allows the users to use four fingers to play battlefield games rather than two fingers. The company claimed that these triggers offer a lifespan of more than 1.5 million taps on the screen while playing.
Key Specs of Redmi K40:
The phone features a 6.67-inch FHD+ 2400 x 1080 AMOLED display with HDR10+ support. It is a 120Hz refresh rate panel. Moreover, the device has been protected by the Gorilla Glass 5. The device will feature 6GB / 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB / 256GB of UFS 3.1 flash storage. Additionally, a 12GB RAM variant will be also available that comes up with 256GB of ROM. Unfortunately; the device won’t support an SD card slot for additional storage.
A pack up of 5065mAh battery alongside 66W fast charging will be available in this device. Whereas, this device comes up with a 16MP front camera. On the other hand, a 64-megapixel main camera will be backed by an 8-megapixel wide-angle unit. A 2MP tele-macro camera has also included at the back. Also, it will be supported by a side-mounted fingerprint scanner for unlocking the phone.