Xiaomi has confirmed the Redmi K50 Extreme Edition launch date via its official Weibo handle today. As per the teaser shared by the company, the Redmi K50 Extreme Edition will launch on August 11, 2022, in China. Do note that the brand will also unveil the Xiaomi Mix Fold 2, Xiaomi Pad 5 Pro 12.4, Redmi Buds 4 Pro, and the Watch S1 Pro at the same launch event.
While the brand has not yet revealed any specifications of the upcoming Redmi K50 Extreme Edition, the device was recently spotted on the Geekbench benchmarking website, which uncovered a few details. Let us take a look at what the smartphone will offer in terms of specifications.
Redmi K50 Extreme Edition Specifications (Expected)
Based on the Geekbench listing, the Redmi K50 Extreme Edition will come equipped with a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor coupled with an Adreno 730 GPU. The listing further revealed that the smartphone will launch with 12GB of RAM. However, we can expect the brand to launch other storage options for the device as well. The upcoming Redmi smartphone is expected to launch with 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB storage options. In terms of software, the Redmi K50 Extreme Edition will most likely boot Android 12-based MIUI 13 out of the box.
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As for the Geekbench performance, the smartphone has managed to score 1339 points in the single-core test, while a score of 4389 points has been recorded for the multi-core test. Based on previous reports, we can expect the Redmi K50 Extreme Edition to be powered by a 5,000mAh battery with support for 67W fast charging. As for the display, the smartphone is said to feature a 6.67-inch OLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate. For photography, the Redmi K50 Extreme Edition might offer a triple-rear camera setup, including a 200MP Samsung HP1 sensor.
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