Lu Weibing hinted that the company is coming with a new flagship Dimensity chipset in his Weibo account. He has also mentioned that Redmi K30 Extreme Edition has equipped with Dimensity 1000+ flagship chipset and now it is time for a new flagship chipset of MediaTek which clearly indicates the launch of the Redmi K40 series equipped with MediaTek Dimensity 1200 chipset. According to reports, the Dimensity 1200 has already surpassed the performance of Snapdragon 865.
The Chinese tipster Digital Chat Station has revealed that he has gone through the specifications of the Dimensity 1200 chipset and it looks like the Dimensity chipset is more powerful than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 and can beat it easily. The clock speed of Snapdragon 865 SoC is 2.84GHz, lower compared to the Dimensity 1200 SoC. This chipset is said to have a higher frequency by which it can increase its performance to a certain extent.
Talking about its sibling the Dimensity 1000+ chipset which is clocked at 2.6GHz. Another leak has recently got revealed, saying that the Dimensity 1200 will be clocked at 3.0GHz for its prime A78 core, also, its three A78 cores clocked at 2.6GHz, and four Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 2.0GHz. Apart from the upgradation on the CPU performance, this chipset is said to have a better 5G modem and an improved Image Signal Processor (ISP), which basically offers the user to capture better images compared to the previous generation chipsets.