The Redmi K30 Pro scores 120 points in DxOMark, surpassing mobiles such as the OnePlus 8 Pro and the Galaxy S20 +.
You don’t need to spend 1,000 euros or more to have one of the best camera phones on the market. Or, at least, that is what reflects one of the latest photography analyzes carried out by the people of DxO, where they have tested the cameras of one of the latest Xiaomi phones, which has managed to sneak into the top 10 of its particular – and not without controversy – ranking.
This is the Redmi K30 Pro Zoom Edition, one of the latest models launched by the Chinese company under its Redmi sub-brand, which came to take over from the popular Redmi K20 Pro, betting heavily on photography through a multiple camera system that stood out for integrating a new “telephoto” sensor which the “normal” Redmi K30 Pro lacks.
The Redmi K30 Pro Zoom gets 120 points in DxoMark
It is clear that Xiaomi wanted to raise the level in terms of photography with the Redmi K30 Pro series models, especially with the variant surnamed Zoom Edition. To realize this, you only have to take a look at the data sheet from his chamber, led by a 64-megapixel Quad Bayer main sensor with PDAF and OIS, added to an 8-megapixel “telephoto” with 3x optical zoom, also with PDAF and OIS, and a sensor ultra wide angle 13 megapixel, thus creating one of the systems more versatile we’ve seen so far in the affordable high-end segment.
All this has led the Redmi K30 Pro Zoom Edition to obtain 120 points in DxOMark*, a score that places the latest Redmi star model right on the tenth position of top. above models like the OnePlus 8 Pro, which at the time [obtuvo 119 puntos][https://andro4all.com/noticias/moviles/oneplus-8-pro-camara-dxomark] even having a similar camera system; the Samsung Galaxy S20 + or the latest Apple iPhone. On the other hand, some models that outperform the Redmi K30 Pro Zoom Edition are the Xiaomi Mi CC9 Pro and the Huawei Mate 30 Pro.
In the analysis, DxO claims from the Redmi K30 Pro’s camera that excellent catch possible without too serious failures, which sometimes exceed those of other similarly priced models. In addition, they compare their camera with that of models like the Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro, despite being the Redmi model much cheaper.
Specifically, they value the good work of the autofocus phone systemas well as the capabilities of the camera in terms of detail capture, exposure calculation, zoom and effect bokeh. As somewhat less positive aspects, they mention certain problems with ultra wide angle camera, whose image quality does not reach the level of the other two main sensors.
Nevertheless, DxOMark awards the terminal camera 129 points in the field of photography, and 101 in relation to video capture, and end their analysis by stating that the Redmi K30 Pro can offer top-notch photography performance at a significantly lower price than a terminal. premium.
It should be noted, however, that the Redmi K30 Pro Zoom Edition is not a globally sold model, but its marketing is limited to some Asian regions. In the rest of the regions, Xiaomi sells the POCO F2 Pro as a Redmi K30 Pro with another name, and with a telephoto sensor that disappears in favor of a 5-megapixel “telemacro”.
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