Xiaomi will release the first gaming smartphone under the budget brand Redmi

An insider revealed that Xiaomi's budget brand, Redmi, is gearing up to launch its first gaming smartphone. He will

run on the new MediaTek Dimensity 1200 processor.

This was reported by Chinese insider Digital Chat Station on Weibo. The Dimensity 1200 platform, by the way, was presented today.

Unfortunately, more information about the upcomingthere is no Redmi gaming model. But something is known about the Dimensity 1200. This flagship chipset is made using a 6nm process technology - not 5nm like the Snapdragon 888, but not bad either. The chipset consists of eight cores in a "1 + 3 + 4" configuration. That is, the platform contains one Cortex-A78 core at up to 3.0 GHz, three Cortex-A78 cores at 2.6 GHz, and four Cortex-A55 cores at up to 2.0 GHz. The Dimensity 1200 has a built-in 5G modem.