Sub-brands of leading parent companies are attracting audience and support at an insanely quick speed. Xiaomi made a sub-company Redmi and separated its sales in order to access to different types of smartphone markets. After Redmi split from its parent company Xiaomi to work independently, the brand has launched five smartphones — Redmi Note 7, Redmi Go, Redmi Note 7 Pro, Redmi 7, and Redmi Y3. It is finally time for the company to launch its long-awaited Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 smartphone.
Redmi’s Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Smartphone
According to Redmi’s president, the much-awaited company’s flagship smartphone is in the works. The immensely powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 driven smartphone in on the brink of release. After several leaks and rumors, it seems that the phone is finally set to make its debut.
According to Weibo account of Tang Mu, General Manager of Xiaomi Smart Hardware Division, the company could launch the Redmi flagship smartphone powered by SD855 SoC at a launch event on 13th May in China.
“One more thing”
Further, he notes that the company is also going to launch “one more thing” but what would that be is unknown at this time. Given that he handles smart devices division, it’s likely that the device could be an IoT-powered smart home device.
Yesterday, a protective cover of the Redmi K20 Pro smartphone leaked online, which allegedly is the upcoming Redmi flagship smartphone. As per the leak, the phone will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC and will have a 48 MP primary camera sensor on the back side.
The phone will come with a 6.3-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display and is likely to have an in-display fingerprint sensor. The device will arrive with a 4000 mAh battery with support for 27W fast charging. Furthermore, the phone will retain the 3.5mm headphone jack and will have the NFC support.