Redmi K50i 5G goes official with Dimensity 8100 and 144Hz LCD

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Tamsin Rodriguez20 July 2022Last Update : 4 weeks ago
Redmi K50i 5G goes official with Dimensity 8100 and 144Hz LCD

Xiaomi India wrapped up another launch event where we saw the debut of Redmi K50i 5G and Redmi Buds 3 Lite wireless earphones. The phone is equipped with MediaTek’s Dimensity 8100, a 6.6-inch LCD with an adaptive 144Hz refresh rate, and a 5,080 mAh battery with 67W fast charging.



Redmi K50i 5G

The LCD panel of the K50i 5G is of the Fringe Field Switching (FFS) type and it is the first Redmi phone with Dolby Vision support. There’s Gorilla Glass 5 for protection and a 16MP selfie camera in the centered cutout. The phone comes with two speakers with Dolby Atmos as well as a high-impedance headphone jack.

Redmi K50i 5G goes official with Dimensity 8100 and 144Hz LCD

There’s a 64MP ISOCELL GW 1 main sensor on the back, along with an 8MP ultra-wide module and a 2MP macro camera. The software side is covered by Android 12 with MIUI 13. The Redmi K50i 5G gets a 5,080 mAh battery with 67W fast charging with PD support up to 27W. Other notable features include Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.3 connectivity as well as an IR port.

Redmi K50i 5G goes official with Dimensity 8100 and 144Hz LCD

Redmi K50i 5G comes in the colors black, blue and silver. Pricing starts at INR 25,999 ($325) for the base 6/128GB variant. The 8/128GB model will go for INR 28,999 ($362). Early bird offers bring the price down to INR 20,999 and INR 23,999 respectively. Open sale starts on July 23rd at midnight.

Redmi Buds 3 Lite brings 6mm dynamic drivers, Bluetooth 5.2 connectivity and up to 18 hours of playback. They are IP54 dust and splash resistant and will be priced at INR 1,999 ($25).

Redmi K50i 5G goes official with Dimensity 8100 and 144Hz LCD

Open sales start on July 31 at 12 on mi.com and Amazon India.

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