Xiaomi to launch two new Redmi smartphones this month


Xiaomi’s upcoming flagship device Redmi X, that will be powered by the Snapdragon 855 SoC, has garnered a lot of attention lately. When the device is a week before its launch, a leak has surfaced online claiming that the company will be unveiling two handsets this month. According to the leaks both the new flagship, Redmi devices will come in four RAM and storage variants. But other than the official launch date and launch venue, nothing else is revealed by the company. As we mentioned earlier, Redmi X is scheduled to launch next week in China.


Two new Redmi smartphones: Leaks

According to Ishan Agarwal, the Chinese smartphone maker will be launching two new models of its Redmi flagship in China. Ishan Agarwal is a credible and renowned tipster. Ishan further exclaims that both of them will come in the following variants:

  • 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage,
  • 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage,
  • 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage, and
  • 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage.

While the color options will reportedly be Red, Blue, and Carbon. Other than that, it is not known whether the devices will be supporting expandable storage. One of the devices might see the launch next week while the other might be launched later this month.

New devices spotted

Agarwal has also added that the devices will hold the model number M1903F10 and M1903F11. One of them with the model number M1903F10G was already spotted on the IMDA database in Singapore. So, it hints that the launch of the device could be possible in the coming weeks. We should mention that this device holds a similar model number as the Poco F1. The Poco F1 had ‘E10’ at the end so there is a possibility that we might get to see the launch of the much-awaited Poco F2 later this month.

Expected Specifications

According to Lu Weibing, the General Manager of Redmi, the upcoming Redmi X (flagship) will sport an in-display fingerprint scanner. The battery of the Redmi X would also be large enough to last two days. It will reportedly pack a 6.39-inch Full HD+ screen and will run Android 9 Pie skinned with MIUI 10. The device will be powered by the Snapdragon 855 SoC and will feature a triple rear cameras setup.