The Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro India launch date is finally here. Xiaomi India MD Manu Kumar Jain has taken to Twitter to announce that the two smartphones will be launched in India on July 17. The company has been teasing the launch of Redmi K20 and Remi K20 Pro for a long time now. Just as the two devices were launched in their home country last month, Redmi India had made an announcement that they will make their way to India too. In fact, last month, Jain also gave a timeline of six weeks for the India launch of Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro.
Today, he took to Twitter to say, “Mi fans, it’s time for the knockout punch! #RedmiK20 and #RedmiK20Pro are unleashing on 1+7 = 17th July 2019! Time for Flagship Killer 2.0 Save the date. RT if you are excited as I am. #BelieveTheHype #Xiaomi ❤️ #Redmi.”
— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) July 5, 2019
The company has also sent save the date invites to media that reveal that the two handset’s India launch date.
Redmi K20 Pro, Redmi K20 price (expected)
As we mentioned earlier, the Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro were launched in China some time back. The Redmi K20 was launched in two storage variants in China – 6GB RAM/64GB storage and 6GB RAM/128GB storage. While the former is priced at CNY 1,999 (approximately Rs 20,200), the latter costs CNY (roughly Rs 21,200). The handset has been made available in Glacier Blue and Flame Red colour options.
Speaking of the Redmi K20 Pro, it was launched in China in four variants. Besides the storage variants, Redmi K20 is available in, the handset can also be bought in 8GB RAM/256GB storage and 8GB RAM/128GB storage. The base variant of Redmi K20 Pro is priced at CNY 2,499 (approximately Rs 25,200), the 6GB RAM/128GB storage model costs CNY 2,599 (approximately Rs 26,200), the 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant can be picked up at CNY 2,799 (approximately Rs 28,200), and the most high-end model can be purchased for CNY 2,999 (approximately Rs 30,200).
The device is available in China in Glacier Blue, Flame Red and Carbon Fiber Black colour options. The pricing of the two smartphones in India is expected to be similar to their China price. You can take a look at their detailed specifications here.
Some reports have also suggested that the Redmi K20 smartphone will be launched in India as POCO F2. We would have to wait for a few days to find out if that is true or not.