Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro vs Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G – Analysis, specs and prices

The new Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro is a great phone with a 64 MP rear camera, 5G modem connectivity and 8K video recording. On other side, the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition also has some interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro vs Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition
Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro vs Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition

Processor and Operating System

The Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 585 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 585. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and LiquidCool Technology 2.0. Running on MIUI for POCO (Android 10) operating system.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 is a better chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G.
Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.8 GHz Kryo 475, 1 core of 2.2 GHz Kryo 475 and 6 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 475. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2800 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and Gen 5 AI Engine. And it’s running on MIUI for POCO (Android 10) OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

TheXiaomi POCO F2 Pro is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 650,587 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition has the Qualcomm Adreno 620 graphics processor.

Battery

The Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro battery capacity is 4700 mAh which is a 4.4% (percent) more powerful than the 4500 mAh offered by the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable and In-box charger – 33W.
The Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition battery include Fast charging and Non-removable.

Screen

The smartphone is using a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.67 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition is featuring a IPS display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.67 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro is the same size as Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition screen. The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition
2.5D curved glass screen 120Hz sampling rate
500 cd/m² 2.5D curved glass screen
5000000:1 Capacitive
Advanced color scheme settings Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Capacitive HDR10
Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Multi-touch
DC dimming Oleophobic coating
HDR10+ Scratch resistant
Multi-touch TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification
Peak brightness – 800 cd/m²
Scratch resistant
TÜV Rheinland Full Care Display Certification

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro is carrying a ram memory of 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2570 MHz (megahertz), Double channel and LPDDR5 (8 GB).

The Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition is coming with a 6 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 6 gigabytes.

The maximum capacity offered by the Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro is 8 gigabytes ,which is a 33.33% bigger than the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition with 6 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 128 gigabytes.

The max storage capacity offered by the Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition with 128 gigabytes.

Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

Xiaomi poco f2 pro camera
Xiaomi poco f2 pro camera

The Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 64/13/5/2 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , carrying a sensor like Sony IMX686 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/2.4 f/2.2 f/2.4 respectively.

Xiaomi redmi k30 5G camera
Xiaomi redmi k30 5G camera

Meanwhile the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 64/8/5/2 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length(35 mm) of 26 mm , carrying sensor like Sony IMX686 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/2.2 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition
2160p @ 60 fps 1080p @ 120 fps
Angle of view – 123° (#2) 10x digital zoom
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#4) 720p @ 960 fps
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Autofocus Angle of view – 83° (#3)
Autofocus (#4) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Continuous shooting Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Digital image stabilization Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4)
Digital zoom Autofocus
Exposure compensation Continuous shooting
Face detection Digital image stabilization
Fourth rear camera – 5 MP (telemacro) Digital zoom
Geotagging Exposure compensation
HDR Face detection
ISO settings Focal length – 1.66 mm (#2)
Macro mode Focal length – 1.94 mm (#4)
Optical image stabilization Fourth rear camera – 2 MP (macro)
Panorama Geotagging
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) HDR
Pixel size – 1.12 μm (#4) Image resolution – 3264 x 2448 (#2)
Pixel size – 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning) ISO settings
Pixel size – 1.75 μm (#3) Macro mode
Scene mode Macro shooting distance – 2 cm (#4)
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle) Macro shooting distance – 2 cm (#4)
Self-timer Optical image stabilization
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) Panorama
Touch focus Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
White balance settings Pixel size – 1.12 μm (#2)
Pixel size – 1.12 μm (#3)
Pixel size – 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Pixel size – 1.75 μm (#4)
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer
Sensor version – GalaxyCore GC02M1 (#3)
Sensor version – GalaxyCore GC02M1 (#4)
Sensor version – OmniVision OV8856 (#2)
Sensor size – 1/4″ (#2)
Sensor size – 1/5″ (#3)
Sensor size – 1/5″ (#4)
Third rear camera – 5 MP (depth-sensing)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro comes with a 20 MP in the front.

The Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition has a 20 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition
20 MP 20 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 Angle of view – 83° (#2)
Face detection Aperture:f/2.2
HDR Aperture:f/2.4 (#2)
Mechanical pop-up camera Face unlock
Multi-color notification light HDR
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm Pixel size – 1.75 μm (#2)
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm
Secondary front camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Sensor version – GalaxyCore GC02M1 (#2)
Sensor model:Samsung S5K3T2

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
EDGE EDGE
GPRS GPRS
HSPA+ HSPA+
LTE LTE
Snapdragon X55 modem Snapdragon X52 modem
TD-SCDMA

 

Price

The Xiaomi POCO F2 Pro price is $541 (6 GB + 128 GB) or $650 (8 GB + 256 GB) and the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G Racing Edition price tag is $280

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