Xiaomi is planning to launch cheapest 5G smartphone in 2020. Currently Redmi K30 5G ($283) is amongst the cheapest 5G smartphones available on the market. Xiaomi will launch an even cheaper variant of the phone in upcoming weeks.
Now as per a recently uncovered document Xiaomi is planning to launch a 5G smartphone that will cost just ~$141. The Chinese mobile manufacturer is planning to launch it by the end of 2020.
The document contains the roadmap of Xiaomi regarding its future 5G smartphones launches. The next 5G device that will be launched by Xiaomi would be Redmi K30i. It will be initially a Lite variant of Redmi K30 5G. The expected cost of this device will be around $254. It will be launched by the end of April.
Xiaomi will launch Redmi Note 9 5G for cheap. Then later on in November the company will launch $141 5G smartphone. The release date and price of Redmi Note 9 is not revealed in the document.
The founder of the company Lei Jun had promised a $140 smartphone for 2021. It is important to mention here that the document makes no mention to the Mi 10 Youth which is expected to launch next week along with MIUI 12.
In another article, we informed our readers that Xiaomi is having concrete plans for launching a smartphone with a foldable display that can be folded along a horizontal line, similar to the Galaxy Z Flip from Samsung, according to a report from Southeast Asia.