Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro: Specifications, Price and Review
The Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro is the 5G modified version of the Xiaomi Redmi K30. It was designed for people with 5G network coverage. Like the standard Redmi k30, the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G has striking similarity in design and hardware specs but what makes the difference is the 5G connectivity.
The Design and Display
The Redmi K30 Pro 5G continues with the same design as the standard Redmi K30. You have the same feature with pretty much nothing to differentiate both smartphones from each other, except for the 5G feature.
The Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro build consist of a metal and glass build. The Redmi K30 Pro’s weight and dimensions are the same as that of the Xiaomi Redmi K30.
It comes with a 6.67 inch E3 Super AMOLED screen display (from Samsung) with a Full HD+ with a screen resolution of 2400 x 1080, a screen density of 395 ppi and a 120Hz refresh rate.
It is protected by HDR10 + support, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, 3D glass back with AG technology and IP53 water resistant rating. The display is housed to a laser cut out housing the dual front-facing cameras.
The dimensions are 163.3 x 75.4 x 8.9 mm, weight 218g.
The Colour options are almost the same here, the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G provides several colour options which comes in Blue, Gray, Purple, and White.
The Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro features a quad-camera system (4 cameras) on the rear and dual-camera system at the front. All this is geared towards offering one of the best quality photos you’d get on an upper-midrange smartphone.
The rear quad-camera system on Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro features a 64MP Sony IMX686 primary camera with an aperture of f/1.69, followed by a 13 MP 123° (ultra-wide-angle camera, a 2MP macro camera and a depth camera of field lens (depth sensor).
The normal version has a 5 MP 50mm equivalent telephoto lens is also the industry’s first true telephoto macro lens with 3 cm to 7 cm autofocus macro and zoom edition has an 8 MP telephoto lens for 3x optical zoom, and 30x digital zoom and a dual optical image stabilization (OIS).
This camera system will let you take photos in HDR, Panorama and also shoot 8k videos @ 30fps, 4k videos @ 60fps, and 1080p with frame rates maxed at 960fps for slow motion
For selfie, the Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro features a dual-camera setup featuring a 20MP primary camera and a 2MP depth camera with 120fps slow-motion support and a pop-up camera with a 3D sensing system and built-in custom fall protection spring which provides protection from falling.
Operating system and Processor
It features an Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 chipset and LPDDR5. The graphics is powered by an Andreno 618 GPU. For better gaming, the device has a liquid-cooled heat sink, Game Turbo 3.0, and 4D vibration. It also boasts a 20% performance boost compared to its predecessor.
For gaming enthusiasts it comes with a massive 3,435mm² vapor chamber (VC) cooling system, 9 built-in temperature sensors and a large multi-layer graphite.
RAM and storage configuration begins at 6GB of RAM, 128GB of internal storage and maxes out at 8GB RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1 flash storage.
The smartphone runs MIUI 11 on top of the Android 10 operating system.
Finger print sensor.
The smartphone is powered by a non-removable 4700mAh battery.
The Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro support 33W fast charge via cable, which is advertised to charge your phone from 0 to 100% charge in 63 minutes.
The Redmi K30 Pro features a 3.5mm headphone jack, a USB Type C port, dual-band Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz) MU-MIMOl, GPS (L1 + L5) and NFC.
The phone has a built-in Super Bluetooth chip alongside Bluetooth 5.1 that can expand the range up to 400 meters without disconnection and latency. Being a 5G enabled smartphone, it has support for 5G network signals which should facilitate faster steaming, faster download speeds and faster upload speeds.
Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro 5G Price and Availability
The Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro Price starts around $422.64 (155,000 Naira approx.) for the base version 6GB/128GB. The 8GB/128GB variant goes for $479 (176,000 Naira) and the Zoom Edition with 8GB / 256GB variant goes for $521.29 (192,000 Naira).
Starting from March 27, the smartphone will be available for purchase globally in three variants (6GB/128GB, 8GB/128GB, and 8GB/256GB).
The Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro 5G is just as a good as it’s predecessor, Redmi K30. So there’s no much fuzz about it but if you are an ardent gamer, you probably have access to 5G network or have a craze for pictures or videos, then the Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro Zoom Edition is your best be. You can also check out other5G phones that may interest you.