Xiaomi is all set to bring another new smartphone under its sub-brand Redmi. The company today teased its upcoming Redmi Note 11S via Twitter. The company has not revealed the launch timeline but it says that the device would be released in India shortly. The phone was also discovered on a number of certification websites lately. Also, the company has started sending media invites hinting at its upcoming launch event.
Redmi did not announce the name of the forthcoming smartphone outright, instead dropped hints by using 1S instead of ‘is’ and another 1 is used in coming which is written as COM1NG. Not much information has been revealed by the company but the camera sensor shown on the image teaser shared by the company is likely to be a quad-camera system. The phone dons a lilac or purple colour with rounded edges.
ια is coming!
Hope you're making a 𝑵𝑶𝑻𝑬 of this.
— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) January 13, 2022
As we said before the phone was spotted on several certification websites. The device bagged the BIS certification at the same time which indicated imminent launch. The mobile phone carried the model number 220111TSI. On the NTBC certification authority website, a smartphone with the model number 2201117SG was also discovered which also mentioned Redmi Note 11S. Another smartphone with the model numbers 2201117TG, 2201117TY, and 2201117SY was found to be listed on the EEC certification website.
Xiaomi is yet to reveal any specifics about the smartphone but depending on the country, the Redmi Note 11S is expected to be powered by a MediaTek SoC with a 108-megapixel Samsung HM2 camera or a 64-megapixel OmniVision OV6480 as the primary camera. The upcoming handset will also include an 8-megapixel Sony IMX355 ultra-wide camera and a 2-megapixel OV02A macro camera.
Rumour claims that the device will be available in Q1 2022, which coincides with the introduction of this year’s Redmi Note 10 series in March 2021.
Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge 5G, Xiaomi 11i 5G specifications
Xiaomi recently introduced the Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge 5G, Xiaomi 11i 5G in India that are a rebranded variant of Redmi Note 11 Pro+ and Redmi Note 11 Pro respectively as both of them share specifications to a significant degree.
Both the phones have a 6.67-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED display with 1,080×2,400 pixels of resolution. The smartphones are powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 920 SoC. In addition to this, they feature a triple rear camera arrangement with a 108-megapixel primary Samsung HM2 sensor with an f/1.89 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. They also have a 16-megapixel selfie camera sensor with an f/2.45 aperture on the front.
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