Xiaomi's Redmi brand confirms flagship smartphone with pop-up camera design
So far, we've had some info and spy shots of a premium Redmi smartphone that'll feature an elevating camera and top-end hardware. However, nothing was certain. But finally, Xiaomi-owned Redmi has released an official teaser of this unnamed phone, confirming that it'll feature a pop-up selfie camera as well as flagship grade internals. Here's everything to know about this upcoming Redmi smartphone.
Let's first understand Redmi's rather cryptic teaser
The upcoming smartphone will arrive under Xiaomi's Redmi sub-brand as the teaser has been posted by Redmi's official Weibo account. The video also carries several clips of Avengers: Endgame movie trailer, meaning we can also expect an Avengers-themed variant of this phone. Lastly, the teaser ends with a Chinese text which loosely translates to "Redmi new flagship", hinting at the phone's flagship level internals.
Everything we know about this unnamed Redmi flagship phone
As per the teaser video, the upcoming Redmi phone will feature a pop-up selfie camera design - similar to Vivo Nex and a bunch of other elevating camera devices. Evidently, this design will allow for an edge-to-edge screen with no obtrusive punch holes or notches. Moreover, some rumors suggest that the phone would offer a 6.39-inch display with a full-HD+ resolution.
What about other specifications
While the teaser video tells us almost nothing about the specifications, we expect the phone to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset. Recently, Lu Weibing, GM of the Redmi brand also confirmed that a phone with a Snapdragon 855 chipset is in the works. Lastly, rumors also point towards 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage on this unnamed Redmi device.
Everything we don't know about the Redmi flagship
To begin with, we still have no information about the name of this phone or its launch and availability details. Further, almost all the specifications, including camera details, remain in the unknown. But on the positive side, the teaser video is a big confirmation of this upcoming Redmi flagship and we can surely expect to hear more from the company in the coming days.