Xiaomi saw instant success of the K20 series, selling 2 lakh units of Redmi K20 in China within hours of launch.
During the launch of the phone, Manu Kumar Jain said 65% of the product will be locally sourced in India.
The Redmi K20 is powered by Qualcomm's new processor, the Snapdragon 730. The same SoC powers the Samsung Galaxy A80. The Redmi K20 shares its primary rear camera with the K20 Pro, a 48-megapixel camera but with a Sony IMX582 sensor. It offers the same 20-megapixel pop-up selfie camera and is backed by a 4,000mAh battery. The smartphone, however, supports a lower spec 18W fast charging.
In contrast, the Redmi K20 Pro is lit by 6.39-inch AMOLED full HD+ display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone has a full-screen display with no interruptions by any sort of notch. To deal with the front facing camera situation, Redmi has fitted the smartphone with a motorised pop-up camera mechanism. It houses a 20MP camera which Xiaomi says pops up in 0.8 seconds. The selfie camera also has a sapphire lens coating making it wear and tear resistant. The display also comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor.
For better gaming experience, Redmi K20 Pro features Game Turbo 2.0 and eight layer liquid cooling. Game Turbo 2.0 optimises the phone for better audio and network connection while gaming.
The smartphone is backed by a 4,000mAh battery with support for 27W fast charging. It also comes with a 3.5 mm headphone jack and NFC support.
Along with the two phones, aunched a special Redmi K20 Pro variant that the company teased on Tuesday.
The Redmi K20 Pro is launched at ₹27,999 for the 6GB/128GB model. However, the 8GB/256GB variant was will be available for ₹30,999.
Meanwhile, the Redmi K20 6GB/128GB was launched at ₹23,999 in India while the 6GB/64GB variant is priced at ₹21,999.