In addition to the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra, the company also announced the Redmi K30 Ultra. It uses a pop-up full-screen design and a 6.67-inch AMOLED screen, a Dimensity 1000+ 5G processor, and costs 1999 yuan ($288).
In terms of design, the Redmi K30 Ultra continues the style of the K30 family. It does not use a special-shaped screen, but a pop-up full screen. By optimizing the stacking structure, it achieves a screen-to-body ratio of 92.7%.
As for appearance, the Redmi K30 Ultra offers three color options: Lunar White, Extreme Night Black and Mint Green. The phone weighs about 213 grams and has a thickness of 8.1mm.
In terms of screen, the Redmi K30 Ultra sports a 6.67-inch AMOLED screen. It comes with an E3 luminescent material, a peak brightness of 1200 nits, a 5 million:1 contrast ratio, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, and also HDR10+ display with outstanding color effects.
Due to the extremely high brightness of the screen, the Redmi K30 Extreme Commemorative Edition has also improved the automatic brightness adjustment technology. The 360° ultra-light sensor can adjust the brightness more accurately to prevent the brightness from changing up and down to affect the user’s perception.
This phone also supports 120Hz high refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate. It supports adaptive frame rate, switching 60Hz/120Hz according to the use scene.
In terms of hardware, the Redmi K30 Ultra sports a MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ processor. The latter is based on a 7nm process and uses an ARM flagship Cortex A77+Mali-G77 architecture design. The octa-core CPU’s frequency is 2.6GHz. Also, it comes with a highly heterogeneous design APU 3.0, which brings a powerful AI experience. In AnTuTu, its running score exceeded 530,000.
This device uses a luxurious heat dissipation plate with a heat dissipation area of up to 3495mm2, while the weight is reduced by 10%. Also, the surface temperature of the phone is lowered by 4°C, and the CPU temperature is lowered by up to 10°C, reducing heat during gaming.
The Redmi K30 Ultra supports dual-mode 5G NSA/SA networks, and also supports 5G+5G dual-card dual-standby. The keyUI automatically switches 5G networks according to network quality to ensure network experience.
In the front, it has a front 20-megapixel pop-up lens that supports AI beauty. On the opposite side, we can find a 64-megapixel AI quad-camera. It is accompanied by a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 5-megapixel micro lens. It consists of a distance lens and a 2-megapixel depth-of-field lens, covering the focal length commonly used in daily shooting.
The camera comes with a few amazing functions such as Audio Zoom sound source zoom, AI magic clone, and Magic Sky 3.0.
The Redmi K30 Ultra’s battery is 4500mAh battery, which supports 33W fast charging. The phone can be fully charged in less than 1 hour.
The rest of the noteworthy features include dual speakers, linear motors and multifunctional NFC.
The Redmi K30 Ultra 6+128GB version is priced at 1999 yuan ($288); the 8+128GB version costs 2199 yuan ($317); the 8+256GB model comes at 2499 yuan ($360); the 8+512GB is priced at 2699 yuan ($389). It will go on sale on August 14.