Redmi K70 Series Launch Today: All You Need To Know and Complete Rumour Roundup

HomeTech NewsRedmi K70 Series Launch Today: All You Need To Know and Complete Rumour Roundup


  • Redmi K70 series, including K70, K70 Pro, and K70e, set to launch today in China.
  • Series boasts 120Hz AMOLED displays, 50MP OIS cameras, and Snapdragon 8 Gen chipsets.
  • Redmi K70e offers an affordable option with a 64MP primary camera and 90W charging.
  • Launch event scheduled for 7:00 PM local time, with limited online streaming availability.

The highly anticipated Redmi K70 launch is set to be unveiled today in China.

This new series, which will likely be comprised of the Redmi K70, K70 Pro, and K70e, is expected to showcase remarkable features and innovative designs, as per recent leaks and official announcements.

When and Where To Watch

As for the launch timing, the Redmi K70 Series will be announced at 7:00pm local time (4:30pm IST).

Online viewers are unlikely to catch the event live since it will be streamed over Chinese servers, firewalled in India.

Key Specs of Redmi K70 Series

Key Specs of Redmi K70 Series
Key Specs of Redmi K70 Series
  • Display: 6.67-inch AMOLED screens with punch-hole cutouts; 2K resolution and 120Hz refresh rate for K70 and K70 Pro.
  • Camera: 50MP main camera with OIS for K70 and K70 Pro; K70 Pro adds a 2x telephoto lens; K70e features a 64MP primary camera.
  • Processor: Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset for K70; Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 for K70 Pro; Dimensity 8300-Ultra chipset for K70e.
  • Battery: 5,000 mAh (K70) and 5,120 mAh (K70 Pro) batteries supporting 120W fast charging; 5,500 mAh battery with 90W charging in K70e.
  • RAM and Storage: Up to 16GB RAM and 1TB storage for K70; Up to 24GB RAM and 1TB storage for K70 Pro; Options up to 16GB RAM and 1TB for K70e.
  • Design: Glass back with triple-camera setup in metal rings; power and volume keys on the right edge.

Expected Design

At the forefront of the Redmi K70 launch is the series’ impressive design.

Each model sports a sleek rear design, featuring a glass camera island that houses three lenses encircled in metal rings, and a dedicated cutout for the LED flash.

The right edge of the upcoming phones will have ergonomically placed power and volume keys.

Performance and Display

Performance and Display
Performance and Display

In terms of performance, the Redmi K70 is expected to be powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset, complemented by a robust 5,000 mAh battery supporting 120W fast charging.

The K70 Pro, on the other hand, is anticipated to feature the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor, alongside a 5,120 mAh battery with similar fast charging capabilities.

Both models will offer configurations including 16 GB and 24 GB RAM variants, with storage options going up to 1 TB.

Both the K70 and K70 Pro are expected to feature a high-refresh-rate 120Hz OLED display, providing users with an immersive viewing experience.

The sharp 2K resolution of these displays aligns with the current market trends for high-end smartphones.

Camera Capabilities and Variants

Camera technology takes center stage in the Redmi K70 launch.

The standard K70 and Pro models are equipped with a 50MP main camera with OIS, ensuring high-quality photography.

The Pro variant boasts additional features like a 2x portrait camera and an ultrawide lens. The K70, on the other hand, includes a 2MP AI camera.

The tipster suggests a 50MP OmniVision OV50e sensor for the primary camera in both models, complemented by an 8MP ultra-wide lens.

The Pro model gets an upgrade with a 50MP OV50d telephoto camera with 2x optical zoom.

The Redmi K70e: A Cost-Effective Option

The Redmi K70e: A Cost-Effective Option
The Redmi K70e: A Cost-Effective Option

The Redmi K70 launch is also likely to introduce the Redmi K70e, a budget-friendly option.

It’s rumoured to feature a 64MP OmniVision OV64B primary camera, similar to the 8MP ultra-wide lens and 2MP macro camera of the standard K70.

This model is expected to house the Dimensity 8300-Ultra chipset, with options for up to 16GB of RAM and 1TB of UFS storage, along with a 5,500 mAh battery supporting 90W charging.


Key Specs

Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1
Rear Camera 108 MP + 12 MP + 5 MP
Front Camera 24 MP
Battery 5800 mAh
Display 6.72 inches (17.07 cm)


Launch Date December 21, 2023 (Unofficial)
Operating System Android v13


Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1
CPU Octa core (3.2 GHz, Single core, Cortex X2 + 2.75 GHz, Tri core, Cortex A710 + 2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A510)
Architecture 64 bit
Fabrication 4 nm
Graphics Adreno 730


Display Type OLED
Screen Size 6.72 inches (17.07 cm)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 392 ppi
Bezel-less display Yes with punch-hole display
Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch


Camera Setup Triple
Resolution 108 MP, Primary Camera
12 MP
5 MP
Autofocus Yes
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Image Resolution 12000 x 9000 Pixels
Settings Exposure compensation
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camera Features Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus
Video Recording 1920×1080 @ 30 fps
Camera Setup Single
Resolution 24 MP, Primary Camera
Video Recording 1920×1080 fps


Capacity 5800 mAh
Type Li-Polymer
Removable No
Quick Charging Yes, Fast
USB Type-C Yes


Internal Memory 256 GB
Expandable Memory No

Network & Connectivity

SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
SIM Size SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano
Network Support 5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 4 (802.11 b/g/n)
Wi-Fi Features Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, v5.3
GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass
USB Connectivity Mass storage device, USB charging


Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Jack USB Type-C


Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Position Side
Other Sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope


What can we expect from the Redmi K70 series launch?

The launch will unveil the Redmi K70, K70 Pro, and K70e, each featuring standout specs like 6.67-inch AMOLED displays, high-resolution cameras with up to 50MP sensors, and powerful Snapdragon chipsets. The K70e is aimed at budget-conscious users with slightly pared-down specs but still impressive features.

What are the key specifications of the Redmi K70 series?

Key specs include 120Hz refresh rate AMOLED displays, 50MP main cameras with Optical Image Stabilization, and high-performance processors – Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 for K70 and Gen 3 for K70 Pro. The series also offers large battery capacities with fast charging support, and storage options up to 1TB.

How does the Redmi K70e differ from the K70 and K70 Pro?

The K70e is positioned as a more affordable option within the series, featuring a 64MP primary camera, the Dimensity 8300-Ultra chipset, and a 5,500 mAh battery with 90W charging. While it shares some similarities with its higher-end counterparts, it’s tailored for budget-conscious consumers.

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