Redmi K40 allegedly seen on the certification website
Redmi K40 has been spotted on a certification website with the model number M2011K2C according to a report. While the listing doesn’t reveal any key specs, the Redmi K40 series is expected to be powered by Qualcomm processors with the vanilla model powered by a Snapdragon 7 series SoC and the Pro variant that comes with the new Snapdragon 8 series SoC. So far, Xiaomi has not shared any information about the Redmi K40 series of smartphones, or when they will be released.
According to a report by MyDrivers, a Xiaomi The phone with model number M2011K2C has been detected in a network access certification suggesting that the phone will have 5G support. The list does not provide more information about the phone. MyDrivers report suggests that this is part of the Redmi K40 series and claims that the Vanilla Redmi K40 may be powered by a Snapdragon 7 series SoC, while the rumored Redmi K40 Pro may be powered by the upcoming Snapdragon 875 SoC.
While Xiaomi hasn’t shared any information about the Redmi K40 series or what processors might be powering it, a previous report It also mentions that the Redmi K40 will come with a Qualcomm chipset with a model number SM7350, which is believed to be the Snapdragon 775 SoC, and the Redmi K40 Pro will come with an SM8350 chipset, which is believed to be the Snapdragon 875 SoC from High-end from Qualcomm. . A similar pattern was followed for the Redmi K30 Serie.
The report also mentions that the Redmi K40 will be launched in China in the fourth quarter of 2020, while the Redmi K40 Pro will arrive in the first quarter of next year.
The Snapdragon 875 SoC is is expected to be unveiled on December 1, when Qualcomm sent out invitations to an event that will reveal the “latest and greatest news from Snapdragon.” It is possible that the new SoC of the Snapdragon 7 series will also be presented at the event.