Xiaomi launches Redmi K50i 5G with Dimensity 8100 SoC at INR 25,999

Xiaomi India today launched the Redmi K50i 5G. The Redmi K50i comes with the flagship MediaTek Dimensity 8100, 144Hz AdaptiveSync FFS display, 67W turbo charging and triple camera setup at an affordable price. With this launch, Redmi promises a whole new world of extreme performance to the mid-premium segment of the Indian smartphone market.

“Redmi K50i 5G is the most powerful Redmi ever. It has everything a consumer would want, from an incredibly powerful processor, to one of the highest refresh rate screens, to cameras. phenomenal battery life with super fast charging. It’s extreme performance, with zero compromise. And as befits a Redmi device, it’s also affordable, reflecting our ongoing commitment to making technology not just state-of-the-art, but also accessible!”

– Raghu Reddy, Commercial Director of Xiaomi India.


At the heart of the Redmi K50i 5G is the MediaTek Dimensity 8100 processor, which is built using the TSMC N5 process (5nm class), and comes with four ARM Cortex A78 super cores and four ARM Cortex A55 efficiency cores , striking the perfect balance between powerful performance and fuel efficiency. The result is a processor that delivers superior Antutu scores to almost all flagship chipsets. Fast LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage contribute to that ultimate performance, ensuring fast and smooth multitasking. Whether multitasking between dozens of apps, editing videos and images, or going through intense sessions of BGMI, Genshin impact and Asphalt racing, Redmi K50i 5G is exceptionally comfortable with extreme performance. The phone comes with LiquidCool 2.0, featuring a 7-layer graphite sheet that ensures it stays cool no matter how heavy the task.

Smooth display:

The 16.7cm (6.6) Full HD+ Liquid Field Fringe Switching (FFS) display adds an extra edge to this performance. A first in a Redmi device to support Dolby Vision™, with 100% DCI-P3 gamut coverage, 1 billion color support and market-leading 7-step 144Hz adaptive refresh rate . The screen can intelligently change refresh rates based on the content displayed on it, maximizing battery life. Switching field fringes enables the display to offer better light transmission, better color reproduction and wider viewing angles, while maintaining energy efficiency.


The Redmi K50i 5G supports Dolby Atmos®, as well as wired and wireless Hi-Res audio. On board are two stereo speakers for great sound as well as a 3.5mm audio jack for those who want to use wired headphones with the device. It also supports 3.5mm audio jack – it can not only support regular headphones, but even powerful headphones, thanks to its output capability of 500mv at 32 ohms. Audiophiles can leave their DACs behind! Taking the experience a notch higher, Redmi K50i 5G also comes with dual voice assistants, making it a perfect smart entertainment partner.


Redmi K50i 5G also comes with a 64-megapixel flagship-level main sensor, backed by an 8-megapixel ultrawide for a wider perspective. “No matter the extreme conditions, these cameras will deliver vibrant colors and richly detailed images and video. Settings such as maximum focus, long exposure, time burst and clone make these cameras a content creator’s dream. Plus, the power of Imagiq 780 image signal processing means you can actually shoot, edit and share straight from the camera itself. Says the company.

Redmi K50i 5G is the first Redmi device to support 12 5G bands which have been tested with impressive results, on 5G networks in an out-of-lab configuration in collaboration with Reliance Jio.

Thanks to a large 5080mAh battery, with a 67W turbo charger worth INR 1999 included free in the box, the K50i 5G will comfortably get through a day and more of use, and thanks to the charger, can be fully recharged in just 46 minutes. In fact, just 15 minutes of charging should get most users through a day. The phone runs on Android 12 with the iconic MIUI 13 interface, which provides users with multiple features while giving them space to explore.

The Redmi K50i 5G comes with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5 protection and also an IP53 rating, making it a great companion for extreme conditions. The phone is available in three eye-catching shades – Quick Silver, Stealth Black and Phantom Blue.

Price and availability:

Priced at INR 25,999 and INR 28,999 for the 6GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB respectively, the new Redmi K50i 5G will be available in online and offline stores including Mi.com, Mi Home, Amazon .in. Consumers can also get their hands on the new Redmi K50i 5G with an attractive early bird offer (ICICI bank credit cards and EMI offers.) of INR 20,999 (6GB + 128GB) and INR 23,999 (8 GB + 256 GB) respectively from July 23. .

Redmi Buds 3 Lite

Redmi India has also added to its growing audio portfolio, launching its most advanced wireless earbuds to date, the Redmi Buds 3 Lite.

The Redmi Buds 3 Lite stand out from the TWS crowd with their ergonomic design and weigh 35 grams very easy to carry. These are Redmi’s first dual-level silicone earbuds and literally melt into your ears, providing a snug yet secure and snug fit. You can put them on and lose yourself for hours in the world of sound, delivered by a 6mm dynamic driver, specially tuned by the Xiaomi Sound Lab to deliver the best audio quality in its class.

The Redmi Buds 3 Lite also come with Advanced Bluetooth 5.2 and Environmental Noise Cancellation (ENC), ensuring stable, fast connectivity and a crystal-clear call experience, while monitoring power consumption. When fully charged, Redmi Buds 3 Lite can deliver up to 5 hours of listening time and together with the case can deliver up to 18 hours of sterling audio. Both the earphones and the case have LED indicators to inform users of connectivity and battery status. Battery charging is fast thanks to USB Type-C connectivity – charging the Redmi Buds 3 Lite for just ten minutes can yield up to 100 minutes of music playback.

The Redmi Buds 3 Lite also feature IP54 dust and water resistance, making them great partners for the great outdoors as well as the gym.

Price and availability:

Price for INR. 1,999 Redmi Buds 3 Lite will be available on Mi.com, Mi Home, Amazon.in, starting July 31. Consumers can also take advantage of an INR early bird offer. 500.

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