Redmi K40 Gaming: The First Redmi Gaming Phone. Redmi has been meeting the requirements of users of all price segments. The Redmi K series was quite popular back then after the company launched its K20 series. Thanks to the company for providing powerful smartphones with premium specs at a reduced price. Recently, Redmi has announced its new member, the Redmi K40 to the K series lineup. The device features a 120Hz display, an aerospace-grade liquid cooling system, physical pop-up gaming triggers, 67W fast charging, etc. In this post, you will learn the specs, availability, and expected price of the Redmi K40 Gaming in Nepal.
Redmi K40 Gaming Overview
Display and Design
Starting off with the display, Redmi K40 Gaming Edition offers a huge 6.67 inches OLED panel that has a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. It comes with a refresh rate of 120 Hz and a touch sampling rate of 480Hz offering you a smooth and flawless interaction while playing games and surfing on the internet. It has a bigger screen, therefore, offers you an amazing experience while gaming and watching videos. The display comes with a Gorilla Glass 5 protection glass at the front and back and has an IP53 rating against dust and splashes.
Design-wise the device has a premium look with a unique camera module. It has a matte surface at the back featuring the ‘Redmi’ branding on the bottom corner of the device. This gaming handset sports physical pop-up gaming triggers for a better gaming experience. It is secured with a face lock or a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. The company offers 3 different color options in this device- Black, Gray, Silver, Bruce Lee Yellow. The front camera is placed at the top of the teardrop notch.
Performance and Memory
As far as the processor is concerned, the device ships with the latest 6nm Dimensity 1200 5G chipset. The SoC is backed up by a Mali-G77 MC9 GPU that handles graphics in this device. The Redmi K40 Gaming Phone is packed powerful with this latest processor from MediaTek- the SoC’s overall performance is boosted by 22% while the power consumption is dropped by 25% than its predecessor. There is also a three-dimensional cooling system to protect your device from overheating during heavy gaming. The phone will ship with MIUI 12.5 that is based on Android 11.
Moving on to the memory part, the device offers few options- 6GB, 8GB, and 12GB RAM. The 6GB RAM variant is available only with 128GB internal storage while the 8GB and 12GB RAM variants are available with 128GB or 256GB internal storage. The device does not support a card slot for expanding the phone’s storage capacity.
Speaking of the camera on this phone, the device flaunts a triple-camera array at the back where you get a 64MP primary camera, an 8MP ultrawide camera, a 2MP macro camera. See the world through the 64MP triple camera without missing minute details. For capturing selfies and making video calls, the company has provided a 16MP front shooter. The camera set-up allows decent-quality video recording. It can record a stunning 4k video at 30fps, 1080p video up to 120fps, and 720p video at 960fps with high detail. The selfie camera supports 1080p video at 30fps and 720p video at 120fps..
Battery and Extras
The Redmi K40 Gaming Phone is equipped with a huge 5065mAh that delivers non-stop power for hours. It comes with a USB Type-C port that supports 67W fast charging, the battery gets 100% charged in just 42 minutes- enjoy unstoppable gaming for hours. Other feature includes stereo speakers, dual-band Wi-Fi, Infrared port, NFC, Bluetooth 5.2, USB Type-C 2.0, etc.
Redmi K40 Gaming Phone Price in Nepal and Availability
The Redmi K40 Gaming Phone comes in 6GB + 128GB model that is priced at CNY 1,999 (est. Rs. 40,000), an 8GB + 128GB configuration that is priced at CNY 2,199 (est. Rs. 43,500), 8GB + 256GB priced at CNY 2,399 (est. Rs. 47,000), 12GB + 128GB priced at CNY 2,399, and finally the 12GB + 256GB model priced at CNY 2,699 (est. Rs. 53,000). It comes in three color options namely, Black, Silver, White, and a Bruce Lee Special Edition. It will be available in Daraz Online Store, Sastodeal, and official retail stores after its launch in Nepal.
|Redmi K40 Gaming Phone||Price in China||Price in Nepal (Expected)|
|6GB + 128GB||CNY 1,999||NPR 40,000|
|8GB + 128GB||CNY 2,199||NPR 43,500|
|8GB + 256GB||CNY 2,399||NPR 47,000|
|12GB + 128GB||CNY 2,399||NPR 47,000|
|12GB + 256GB||CNY 2,699||NPR 53,000|
Is Redmi K40 good for gaming?
Since it’s a Gaming Edition, the gaming experience is the main focus. For a good gaming experience, the K40 Gaming Edition uses a new type of thermal material that can control the antenna heating up without blocking the signal transmission and reception. It is also equipped with the same type of pop-up trigger as the Black Shark 4. The trigger pops up when you toggle the switch on.
Mention the rear camera used in Redmi K40?
The device flaunts a triple-camera array at the back where you get a 64MP primary camera, an 8MP ultrawide camera, a 2MP macro camera. See the world through the 64MP triple camera without missing minute details.
How is the battery life of the Redmi K40?
The device is equipped with a huge 5065mAh that delivers non-stop power for hours. It comes with a USB Type-C port that supports 67W fast charging, the battery gets 100% charged in just 42 minutes- enjoy unstoppable gaming for hours.
How is the video recording quality of K40 Gaming?
The camera set-up allows decent-quality video recording. It can record a stunning 4k video at 30fps, 1080p video up to 120fps, and 720p video at 960fps with high detail. The selfie camera supports 1080p video at 30fps and 720p video at 120fps..
In how many colors is K40 gaming available?
The company offers 3 different color options in this device- Black, Gray, Silver, Bruce Lee Yellow.
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