Xiaomi Mi 9T launch confirmed for June 12; likely to be rebranded Redmi K20
Xiaomi Mi 9T is likely to be the rebranded version of the already launched smartphone Redmi K20 for the international markets. Xiaomi itself hinted at a pop-up selfie camera for the Mi 9T, which again adds up to the speculations. Other features like the triple-rear camera setup with a primary 48-megapixel sensor, Snapdragon 730 and in-display fingerprint sensor may retain on the Mi 9T.
Xiaomi is all set to launch a new Mi 9 series member, dubbed the Mi 9T, on June 12. The company officially tweeted information on Monday noting, “Only 10 days left! The new #Mi9 member will launch on June 12th! Are you ready for more innovation for everyone from #Mi9T? #PopUpInStyle”, but did not reveal if the event will take place in China or it will be a soft launch.
Tweet by Xiaomi on 3rd June 2019
The pricing for the Xiaomi Redmi K20 series in the Indian market is likely to be close to China pricing. This means that the baseline version of the Redmi K20 with 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage is priced at RMB 1,999 (approximately Rs 20,000) in China. The other variants of the Xiaomi K20, the 6GB RAM, and 128GB internal storage variant is priced at RMB 2,099 (approximately Rs 21,000). The base model of the Redmi K20 Pro with 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage has been priced at starting RMB 2,499 (approximately Rs 25,000). The price of the phone goes up to RMB 2,999 (approximately Rs 30,000) for the 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage variant.