As scheduled, the Redmi brand has just officially launched the K60 series in China. The series includes the Redmi K60 Pro, K60 and K60E; let's go and discover them together.
Official Redmi K60, K60 Pro and K60E: wireless charging also arrives on the "cheap" flagships
Let's start from the Redmi K60 Pro which comes with a 2K flat screen, similar to that of the previous generation but improved in some specifications. Specifically, it is a 6,67-inch panel, made of CSOT C6 material, with 3200*1440 resolution, 526 PPI, supports 120Hz refresh rate and 480Hz touch rate. It also has 12-bit color depth, contrast ratio 5000000:1 and also supports 1920Hz high frequency PWM dimming.
It is worth noting that in addition to the exceptional viewing quality of the screen, this display also uses a COP flexible panel packaging process to compress the chin to a width of only 2,42mm.
Furthermore, the K60 Pro finally says goodbye to the side fingerprint sensor and uses a fingerprint sensor under the optical screen. The screen unlock time is only 200ms. It also integrates heart rate detection function, which can be measured via Xiaomi Sports Health.
As for performance, the Redmi K60 Pro is equipped with the very powerful Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, together with LPDDR5X type RAM and the latest generation UFS 4.0 internal memory. The smartphone comes with up to 16GB of RAM, so more than anyone will ever need. The brand claims that with the new FBO storage technology, after 4 years of simulation, the attenuation of read and write speed is still close to 0%, in other words, the smartphone will run as new even after 4 years of use.
The Redmi K60 Pro is also equipped with a high-end cooling system. The VC area covers an area of 5000 mm²; the largest in the history of Redmi. The thermal conductivity of high-power graphite is increased to 1500w/mk, which is 15% higher than that of the previous generation.
For photography, the K60 Pro has upgraded the main camera to the Sony IMX800 sensor, the same model as the Mi 13, with a total size of 1/1,49 inch and a single pixel size of 1um. The main camera also supports OIS optical image stabilization, combined with Xiaomi Imaging Brain 2.0 to deliver extremely fast shooting speed.
In terms of battery and charging, the K60 Pro has a 5000 mAh battery and, through the self-developed P1 charging chip, achieves 120W fast charging. Full charge takes 19 minutes and 21 minutes in warm mode. constant.
At the same time, the K60 Pro also popularized wireless charging on cheaper flagships this time around. The smartphone is in fact equipped with a 30 W wireless charging.
The Redmi K60 Pro will be sold in China at the starting price of 3299 yuan (445 euros) for the 8GB + 128GB version.
Upgrading to the standard Redmi K60, the smartphone arrives with the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor, along with LPDDR5/UFS 3.1 and the same high-quality 2K screen as the Pro version.
In terms of design, a smooth leather version has been specially added, which has a leather texture and stitching design similar to car interiors, presented in a neutral blue-purple tone, with sturdy lines and a comfortable feel.
For photos, the smartphone has a 64 megapixel main camera with OIS and an aperture of F/1,79. We then find an 8MP ultra wide camera and a 2MP depth sensor.
The Redmi K60 is powered by a large 5500mAh battery and supports 67W wired fast charging, to recharge the smartphone to 100% in 50 minutes. Incredibly enough, even the base model supports 30W wireless charging.
The Redmi K60 will be sold at the starting price of 2499 yuan (337 euros) for the 8GB + 128GB version.
Finally, we have the Redmi K60E which uses a 4-inch Samsung E6,67 OLED straight screen with a resolution of 3200x1440. It is equipped with a MediaTek Dimensity 8200 chip. The smartphone integrates a 64MP camera with OIS optical image stabilization, has a battery capacity of 5500mAh and supports 67W wired fast charging.
The Redmi K60E starts at 2199 yuan (297 euros) for the 8GB+128GB model.