Redmi K30S tipped to be cheaper than K30 Ultra; teased to launch soon

Redmi K30S launch has been teased by the Redmi GM and the phone is rumoured to be priced lower than the Redmi K30 Ultra.

Highlights
  • Redmi K30S launch has been teased by the company’s GM
  • Redmi K30S launch date is tipped to be October 27th
  • The smartphone is rumoured to be cheaper than Redmi K30 Ultra

Redmi K30S launch has seemingly been teased by the company’s General Manager Lu Weibing on Weibo. The smartphone is expected to be the last in the Redmi K30 series and it seems we won’t have to wait much longer for its release. Redmi K30S specifications and images were spotted on TENAA a few days ago, revealing that the phone could launch as a rebranded Mi 10T, though we cannot confirm this just yet. Now, the Redmi GM has teased an image on Weibo which suggests the smartphone will launch soon. Meanwhile, tipster Digital Chat Station recently said the Redmi K30S price will be lower than the K30 Ultra.

Also read: Redmi K30s specifications and renders spotted on TENAA; confirms rebranded Mi 10T

Redmi K30S launch date (rumoured)

According to rumours on the internet, the Redmi K30S launch is set for October 27th and the phone will go on sale on November 1st, just in time for the double 11 shopping festival, according to GizmoChina. Xiaomi is yet to officially confirm the Redmi K30S launch and sale dates, so we will have to wait and see if the rumours are true. 

Redmi K30S specifications

If the recent TENAA listing is anything to go by, the Redmi K30S specifications will be similar to the Mi 10T, which launched in India recently. The Redmi K30S is expected to be powered by the Snapdragon 865 chipset and will feature a 6.67-inch LTPS display with an FHD+ (2400×1080) resolution. The smartphone measures 165.1×76.4×9.33mm and weighs 216 grams, which is the same as the Mi 10T. The Redmi K30S is also expected to come equipped with a 64MP primary camera and a 20MP front-facing camera.