Redmi K30 Pro and Redmi K30 Pro Zoom has finally been launched. This is the first flagship to be launched on the Xiaomi Redmi Sub-brand, featuring the Snapdragon 865 SoC processor just like the Mi 10 series. Redmi K30 Pro series is the highest variants of the 2019 announced Redmi K30, it also support 33W fast charging, and vapour chamber cooling.
The Redmi K30 Pro and K30 Pro Zoom has some differences which is the presence of 8-megapixel telephoto camera with 3X optical zoom support on the Redmi K30 Pro Zoom. Any other specifications are the same.
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Front Camera: 20MP
Rear Camera: 64MP + 13MP + 5MP + 2MP
Battery Capacity: 4700mAh
OS: Android 10
Release Date: 24th March 2020
Official Website: item.mi.com
Both phones come equipped with a quad rear camera setup sitting in a circular camera module and a pop-up selfie camera.
Design & Display
The dual-SIM (Nano) K30 Pro and K30 Pro Zoom Edition feature a 6.67-inch full-HD+ (1080 x 2400) HDR10+ AMOLED display with 1,200 nits of peak brightness and 5,000,000:1 contrast ratio.
Software & Hardware
Both runs Android 10 with the MIUI 11 custom skin. The two phones are powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC paired with up to 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM. Meanwhile, Redmi K30 Pro has a 6GB LPDDR4X RAM variant.
Storage options starts from 128GB to 256GB and not expandable. Redmi K30 Pro and Redmi K30 Pro Zoom Edition arrives equipped with a 4,700mAh battery that support 33W fast charging.
Redmi K30 Pro’s quad rear camera setup is headlined by the 64-megapixel Sony IMX686 sensor backed by OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation). It is assisted by a 5-megapixel macro camera, a 13-megapixel wide-angle snapper that offers a 123-degree field of view, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor.
However, Redmi K30 Pro Zoom Edition also has a 64-megapixel main camera, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 13-megapixel wide-angle snapper. Furthermore, it swaps the macro camera in favour of an 8-megapixel telephoto lens that offers 3X optical zoom and 30X digital zoom.
Up front is the presence of 20-megapixel pop-up selfie camera on both phones.
Connectivity is handled by dual-mode 5G (NSA+SA), Wi-Fi 6, NFC, USB Type-C port, NFC, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Redmi K30 Pro Specifications
Model: Redmi K30 Pro
Release date: 24th March 2020
Form factor: Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm): 163.30 x 75.40 x 8.90
Weight (g): 218.00
Battery capacity (mAh): 4700
Removable battery: No
Fast charging: Proprietary
Wireless charging: No
Colours: Moonlight White, Sky Blue, Star Ring Purple, Space Gray
Resolution: 1080×2400 pixels
Protection type: Gorilla Glass
Processor make: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Internal storage: 128/256GB
Expandable storage: No
Main camera: 64-megapixel + 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel + 2-megapixel
Rear autofocus: Yes
Rear flash: Yes
Pop-Up Camera: Yes
Front camera: 20-megapixel
Operating system: Android 10
Skin: MIUI 11
Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 a/b/g
Bluetooth: Yes, v 5.10
USB Type-C: Yes
Number of SIMs: 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards: Yes
SIM Type: Nano-SIM
4G/ LTE: Yes
Face unlock: Yes
In-Display Fingerprint Sensor: Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Redmi K30 Pro, K30 Pro Zoom Edition Prices
The Redmi K30 Pro and K30 Pro Zoom Edition have different varieties, below are the prices;
6GB + 128GB — CNY 2,999 (roughly N156,000)
8GB + 128GB — CNY 3,399 (roughly N177,000)
8GB + 256GB — CNY 3,699 (roughly N193,000).
K30 Pro Zoom Edition
8GB + 128GB — CNY 3,799 (roughly N198,000)
8GB + 256GB — CNY 3,999 (roughly N208,000)
Both the Redmi K30 Pro and the Redmi K30 Pro Zoom Edition will go on sale starting March 27 in China. However, there is no word on international availability as of now.