New machines get together after the year! Redmi K40 and Xiaomi 11 super cups are just "appetizers"

Time flies, and in a blink of an eye it is already the third year, and there are only a few days left before the formal work. Recently, the mobile phone circle has been relatively “quiet”, and no major events have happened. But not so much silence, it seems that the description of “the calm before the storm” is more realistic. Because once the holiday is over, there will be a large number of new machines coming.

Redmi K40系列定档2月25日
Redmi K40 series set for February 25

According to incomplete statistics from Mobile China, these new phones to be released include Redmi K40 series, Xiaomi 11 super cup, vivo S9, realme Race new phones, Huawei Mate X2, OPPO Find X3 series, Huawei P50 series, Meizu 18 series, etc.; games In terms of mobile phones, from the information before the holiday, Redmi gaming phones, Black Shark 4 series, Red Magic 6 series, and new ROG gaming phones may all be launched in the near future.

Before this big wave of new machines is officially unveiled, let’s briefly understand the information currently known about these new machines.

Redmi K40 Series & Redmi Gaming Phone

The Redmi K40 series may be the first new machine to be unveiled after the year. As early as January, Lu Weibing, vice president of Xiaomi Group and general manager of the Redmi brand, announced the starting price of this phone: 2,999 yuan (USD $428) , and also announced that this series of phones will be equipped with the Snapdragon 888 flagship chip, which may be the “most “Expensive direct screen”, the power will be greater than 4000mAh.

Redmi K40系列
Redmi K40 series

A few days ago, Redmi officially announced the release time of the K40 series: it is set to be on the 14th of the first month of February 25th. The new machine has “new design”, “new positioning” and “new good experience”, which is worth looking forward to. At the same time, the Redmi K40 series has recently entered the network, and the design of the new machine can also be confirmed.

According to the picture of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the Redmi K40 series adopts a centered hole-digging screen design with four rear cameras. The design is a bit like Xiaomi 11, but the arrangement of the four cameras is completely different from the latter. There are two larger cameras on the top and bottom of the phone, and two smaller lenses side by side in the middle. This is an uncommon design method at the moment, which is very recognizable and consistent with the previous information.

Redmi K40渲染图曝光
Redmi K40 renderings exposed

Redmi K40 Pro渲染图曝光
Redmi K40 Pro renderings exposed

In terms of processors, the news revealed that the Redmi K40 series includes K40, K40 Pro and K40 Pro+ three new machines, of which the standard version will be equipped with Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 870, and the K40 Pro and K40 Pro+ will be equipped with Qualcomm’s top flagship Snapdragon. 888 chips. However, there is also news that the standard version will be equipped with the latest generation of Dimensity chips. It is reported that the Redmi K40 series will be equipped with a 6.7-inch face-to-face screen, supplemented by 120Hz high refresh rate and 480Hz sampling rate, support 2K resolution, and will also have enhanced WiFi 6, enhanced UFS 3.1 and LPDDR5 configurations.

In addition, at this conference, Redmi’s first gaming phone should also be unveiled with the K40 series. In late January, MediaTek held an online press conference, bringing a brand new Dimensity flagship 5G mobile chip-Dimensity 1200. The chip uses a 6nm process, and the CPU uses a 1+3+4 flagship three-plex architecture design, including an Arm Cortex-A78 super core with a main frequency of up to 3.0GHz, supplemented by a nine-core GPU and a six-core MediaTek APU 3.0. Bring excellent performance.

Redmi游戏手机官宣
Redmi gaming phone official announcement

At this conference, Lu Weibing officially revealed that Redmi will launch the Dimensity 1200 chip and launch its first flagship gaming phone. Competing with so many strong rivals like Red Devils, Asus, and Black Shark, how will Redmi’s first flagship gaming phone perform?

Mi 11 Super Cup & Mi 10 New Version

Speaking of the new phones that will be unveiled after the year, we must definitely mention the Mi 11 “Super Big Cup” series with a strong sense of existence. At the end of last year, the “light-packed” Xiaomi Mi 11 was released by many consumers. The sales in the first 5 minutes of the omni-channel sales exceeded 1.5 billion yuan, and the sales in the first 21 days exceeded one million units. The hot sales of Mi 11 People can’t help but look forward to the “Super Big Cup”: Xiaomi Mi 11 is already a flagship product with a balanced configuration. Where else will the Super Cup be upgraded?

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Xiaomi Mi 11 first sales record

As the “Pro” version of Mi 11, there is no doubt that the super cup configuration will definitely be better, and more powerful breakthroughs can attract more people’s attention. According to previous reports, the Mi 11 Super Cup version may support 120x zoom and support wireless charging at around 67W. If these two points can be achieved, it will be the two highlights of the new machine.

However, compared to the configuration, the design of the Mi 11 Super Cup series seems more suspenseful. The digital blogger @数码闲聊站 once broke the news that the design of the “big cup” has not changed much, and the front and face are exactly the same. The rear camera uses a new super-outsole main camera and two not-so-small sub-cameras, matrix mode The group will be larger. In addition, the blogger revealed that “the phone is piled up, so the measurements will not be very thin.”

Recently, a group of suspected photos of the Xiaomi Mi 11 super cup have been exposed. The exposed photos show that the machine has three rear cameras. The three cameras are not small and support 120x zoom. There is a small screen on the right side of the camera to display images. The rear camera module occupies about 1/4 of the area on the back of the phone. The phone is not thin and light, but it looks good in texture, rounded, and comfortable to hold.

疑似小米11超大杯渲染图曝光
Suspected Mi 11 Super Cup Rendering Exposure

In addition to Xiaomi Mi 11, it was revealed that Xiaomi will also launch a new machine-a new version of Xiaomi Mi 10. At present, this mobile phone has been certified by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. From the picture of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the camera has four rear cameras, and the appearance is not much different from that of the Mi 10 Extreme Commemorative Edition. Rumor has it that the machine will be equipped with the Snapdragon 870 processor that Qualcomm has just launched.

OPPO Find X3 series

Earlier, OPPO Find X3 Pro has been online, and a lot of information shows that this series of new phones will be released in March. As OPPO’s top flagship model, all aspects of the configuration of this series of new phones should be very good. According to @数码闲聊站, this series of photos and fast charging are excellent, the body is relatively thin and light, and the grip is similar to Reno5 Pro+.

According to the news, in addition to the Find X3 and X3 Pro models, the OPPO Find X3 series will also launch Find X3 Neo and Find X3 Lite models. Among them, the real machine of Find X3 Pro has been exposed. The exposed pictures show that Find X3 Pro has four rear matrix cameras. Two of the cameras are larger, the third camera is slightly smaller, and the fourth camera is the smallest. The rear camera module protrudes outward as a whole, which is very distinctive.

OPPO Find X3 Pro渲染图曝光
OPPO Find X3 Pro renderings exposed

In terms of parameters, it was revealed that OPPO Find X3 Pro uses a dual main camera design, including two 50 million pixel wide-angle and ultra-wide-angle cameras. In addition, there is a relatively unique 3 million pixel macro lens that supports 25x zoom. One is a 13 million pixel camera that supports 2x optical zoom.

In other respects, based on previous information, OPPO Find X3 Pro should be equipped with the Snapdragon 888 mobile platform, with 12GB of storage, running Android 11, or using a 6.7-inch OLED display that supports a high refresh rate of 120Hz. The phone may be equipped with a 4500mAh battery that supports 65W fast charging.

Realme Race new machine

Years ago, realme had already warmed up the new phone code-named “Race”. This is the first flagship model of realme in 2021 and the first batch of new phones equipped with the Snapdragon 888 mobile platform. Xu Qi, vice president of realme and president of China, realme Race is not only powerful in performance, but also has a very eye-catching design. Not only does it look stylish, it also feels very special.

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Realme Race new machine

The new realme Race machine is a new flagship series that deeply cultivates performance, games and the second dimension. But “Race” is just the code name of the new phone, not the real name. Xu Qi said that “the name of the new series is super cool”. The phone has a lot of high points, and a lot of work has been done in color matching and craftsmanship.

The realme Race series will be officially unveiled after the Spring Festival. On February 9, Xu Qi posted on Weibo saying “It’s coming soon, don’t rush”, which shows that this phone will be released soon.

vivo S9

Years ago, there was not much news about the vivo S9 on the Internet, but recently, an offline poster of the vivo S9 series was circulated on the Internet. The poster image shows that the back design of the vivo S9 has not changed much, continuing the cloud-level three-camera design of the S7, but the module is more slender, and the frame has become a right-angled design. The phone uses a gradient design, with blue and pink as the main color. In terms of performance, the exposed poster shows that the vivo S9 has a front 44-megapixel dual camera.

vivo S9系列线下海报曝光
Vivo S9 series offline poster exposure

In addition, @数码闲聊站 broke the news that the highlight of vivo S9 is the world’s first release of a new 6nm processor, which has greatly improved performance. At present, the offline poster of the vivo S9 has been exposed, and we can speculate that this phone should be unveiled soon.

Gaming phones get together

January 11, 2020 is a special day, on this day, many game mobile phone manufacturers have gathered together to announce the new machine information. At 10 o’clock in the morning, the official Black Shark gaming phone officially announced part of the Black Shark 4 configuration: it supports 120W fast charging, supplemented by a 4500mAh large battery, and the charging time is less than 15 minutes. The AnTuTu running score in the laboratory exceeded 780,000 points, and its performance reached a new level.

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Black Shark 4 official announcement

According to network information, Black Shark 4 is equipped with a 6.67-inch AMOLED screen with a resolution of 2400×1080 and built-in 4500mAh dual battery cells. The dimensions of the fuselage are 163.83×76.35×10.3mm, and the thickness of the fuselage has exceeded 1cm. According to Luo Yuzhou, the co-founder and CEO of Black Shark Mobile, the new Black Shark 4 will not only be equipped with the Snapdragon 888 mobile platform, but will also have more other technologies. For example, stronger heat dissipation system architecture, more diversified control schemes, more precise and sensitive touch response speed and better sound and picture performance.

On the afternoon of January 11, Lu Weibing directly announced the starting price of 2,999 yuan (USD $428) for the K40 series. Not only that, Ni Fei, the president of Nubia Technology Co., Ltd., announced the new Red Magic 6 product information. According to the official announcement, the Red Magic 6 is equipped with a 4500mAh battery, supplemented by 120W fast charging, and a gallium nitride charger.

红魔6官宣
Red Devils 6 official announcement

Soon after, some netizens exposed a real photo of the Red Magic 6 gaming phone. The exposed pictures show that the design of the Red Magic 6 has changed from the past. The back panel has an X-shaped design, and the top seems to have a horizontal four-shot, and it also has the logo of Tencent Games. The Red Magic game phone and Tencent Games will cooperate in depth in the game. . According to the news, the Red Magic 6 series may be released in the first quarter of this year. There will be two models, both of which will be equipped with the Snapdragon 888 mobile platform. One of them supports 66W fast charging and the other supports 120W fast charging. The physical fan design will be adopted, and the heat dissipation will be greatly improved.

In terms of gaming, Tencent Red Magic Game Phone 6 has also undergone a number of exclusive optimizations and adjustments that far exceed the requirements of e-sports events, thoroughly opening up the integration of software and hardware technologies, and will bring a new gaming experience.

Subsequently, on January 13, at the ROG 2021 new product launch conference, ROG launched a number of new products in one breath, and also announced that a new generation of ROG gaming mobile phone will be launched soon. It is worth noting that the name of this phone is Tencent ROG gaming phone, which means that this phone has also cooperated with Tencent.

腾讯ROG游戏手机官宣
Tencent ROG mobile phone official announcement

Not long ago, the new ROG gaming phone has appeared on the website of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, indicating that this phone will be released soon. According to information from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, this phone is equipped with a 6.78-inch AMOLED screen with a body size of 172.83mm×77.25mm×10.29mm, built-in 6000mAh large battery, and supports 65W wired charging. In addition, the new machine is equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 mobile platform, and its exterior design is also very unique. Its back is designed with LED lights, which is very cool.

In addition to these phones, the release time of Huawei’s new generation of folding screen flagship Mate X2 has been officially announced, and it will be “competitively debut” on February 22. There is not much time since then. Judging from the poster picture released, this phone uses an in-fold design and is expected to be a “financial product” after its release.

华为Mate X2官宣
Huawei Mate X2 official announcement

In addition, there has been a lot of news on the Internet about the Huawei P50 series and Meizu 18 series. As usual, both phones will be released in the first half of the year.

to sum up

As time enters 2021, competition among mobile phone manufacturers is also increasing. Although it feels that iQOO 7, Xiaomi 11, Honor V40, vivo X60 series and other models have only just been released, there is not much time, but the next wave of new phones is coming again. Among the many new phones, who can be better? ? It’s time for everyone to show their true strength!