Xiaomi Redmi K50 release date confirmed

Redmi K50 will be released on February 22, according to insiders,this release date has not yet been confirmed by other trusted sources,but looking at the calendar, there is a great possibility, because next week will be the time when the Chinese holiday ends, and by February 15th is the Chinese Lantern Festival, after this day, the Chinese New Year in 2022 will officially end, and people’s The focus has also returned to work from the Chinese New Year, and the fourth week of February is the most likely to release new products

According to Xiaomi executive Lu Weibing, the company has planned to launch the Redmi K50 devices with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset from Qualcomm. The Dimensity 9000 powered variants of the Redmi K50 will follow later. The exact reason for the distribution of the launch is however unknown. One could also quickly discover that the Redmi K50 lineup is expected to consist of multiple models and so far has been speculated to come with various processing units, the likes of which are – the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, the Dimensity 9000, the Dimensity 8000, the Dimensity 7000 and the Snapdragon 870.

There is no official word from the Xiaomi-owned brand regarding the official release date for this lineup. However, Redmi General Manager Lu Weibing took to Weibo recently to tease the upcoming launch event and interact with his followers. During one such interaction, Weibing suggested that the Redmi K50 Pro+ will launch after the release of the Redmi K50 Gaming Edition.

The information comes from a post shared on Weibo through Weibing’s official account. He was asked about the release date for the Dimesnity 9000 SoC variant to which he replied that the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1-powered handset will hit the market first. A recent report suggests that the Redmi K50 Gaming Edition will pack Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset. On the other hand, Redmi is expected to feature the Dimensity 9000 SoC in the Redmi K50 Pro+. So, it seems that Weibing might have confirmed the release order of two handsets from the Redmi K50 lineup.

Redmi K50 Gaming Edition is said to feature a 6.67-inch Huaxing flexible display. It is expected to house Qualcomm’s latest flagship Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. The handset is believed to be equipped with several gaming-oriented features like a dual VC cooling system and gaming shoulder triggers. The smartphone is tipped to pack a 4,700mAh battery with support for up to 120W fast charging.



  1. […] The company’s upcoming Redmi K50 is said to be powered by a Snapdragon 870 SoC, while K50 Pro and K50 Pro+ are listed with MediaTek Dimensity 8000 and Dimensity 9000 SoCs, respectively. Xiaomi is also set to launch a Redmi K50 Gaming Edition smartphone, which is tipped to feature the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC and is expected to launch after the Spring Festival,Previously, the rumor mill said that the smartphone will be release in China on February 22 or February 25. […]


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