Xiaomi Redmi K50 Ultra (Extreme Edition)
Secondary Camera: 20 MPix
Reviews for the Xiaomi Redmi K50 Ultra (Extreme Edition)
Source: OI Spice Tech News
The Xiaomi Redmi K50 Ultra (Extreme Edition) is a pretty good phone with ample hardware and software configuration. Besides this, it’s worth noting that the phone holds an impressive camera and display features with a long-lasting battery life that makes this device an amazing deal. But sadly, it’s not confirmed that the smartphone markers will release this smartphone in other countries. Even if they do, they will just straight up rebrand this phone for other smartphone markets. Anyway, if you are looking for a global version, we highly recommend checking out the Xiaomi Redmi 11T Pro. Although you won’t get the powerful chipset, everything about this phone is almost similar to the K50 Ultra. However, it’s your money so we suggest you check out a few more phones under the $500 budget to make the final deal.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/24/2022
Source: OI Spice Tech News
Xiaomi Redmi K50 Ultra smartphone also known as the Redmi K50 Extreme Edition was announced in August 2022 and the phone attained a rough price figure of $379 (Rs 30,000 in India) approx. The phone has a 6.67-inch OLED display with a 144Hz refresh rate, 68B colors, and Dolby Vision playback support. Under the hood, you get a 4nm Qualcomm SM8475 Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset and Adreno 730 GPU. Alongside this, you get an 8GB to 12GB RAM option with support for 128GB/256GB/512GB internal storage. For photography and videography, the K50 Ultra has a triple camera setup on the rear with a 108MP primary, an 8MP ultrawide-angle, and a 2MP macro lens. On the front, there is a 20MP selfie camera for clicking good selfies and doing video chats. The K50 Ultra (Extreme edition) has a Li-Po 5,000mAh battery that supports 120W fast charging. The phone is available in black, gray, blue, and Mercedes AMG color variants.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/21/2022
All in all, the original 1.5K screen of the Redmi K50 Extreme Edition shows Redmi’s pursuit of hardware exploration and opens up new ideas. The much-anticipated screen fingerprint makes people see Redmi’s sincerity towards fans. In terms of imaging, the first new CMOS + OIS optical image stabilization is at the top level in the Redmi series, and the blessing of Snapdragon 8+ makes the game performance of the Redmi K50 Extreme Edition more in place. Whether you are a gaming party or a photo enthusiast, especially if you are particularly concerned about the screen, the Redmi K50 Extreme Edition will be a flagship phone not to be missed.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/12/2022
Qualcomm Adreno 730: Graphics chip for smartphones and tablets that is integrated within the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. Qualcomm claims that it is 30% faster than the Adreno 660 in the Snapdragon 888 SoC. For Android it should be one of the fastest graphics cards in late 2021.
Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.
SD 8+ Gen 1: High-end SoC for smartphones that was introduced in late 2021 and manufactured in 4 nm at TSMC. Integrates one “Prime Core” based on a ARM Cortex-X2 architecture clocked at up to 3.2 GHz. Three more performance cores are based on the A710 but clock up to 2.5 GHz. Furthermore, four energy saving cores are integrated that are based on the ARM Cortex-A510 architecture and clock at up to 1.8 GHz. In addition to the processor cores, the SoC integrates a WiFi 6e modem, a Hexagon DSP (for AI acceleration) and a Spectra ISP. The integrated memory controller supports fast LPDDR5 memory with up to 3,200 MHz. 5G is now included in the chip with the Snapdragon X65 modem. Compared to the non plus version, the 8+ Gen 1 offers a 200 MHz higher clocked Prime Core and a 10% higher clocked GPU. Furthermore, it is now produced at TSMC and not Samsung.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
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Xiaomi Tech was founded as a Chinese smartphone producer in 2010 and soon reached high market shares in its home market. Although Xiaomi is not one of the Top 5 smartphone manufacturers worldwide in 2016, it is nevertheless one of the big global players in this market segment.
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