The Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi has officially unveiled its flagship series in China today. The company has today launched Xiaomi Mi 11 The company introduced the new flagship phone via an online launch event. The device will run MIUI 12.5 out of the box and is the world’s first Snapdragon 888 smartphone with 5G support. However this time the box will not include the power charger in the box. Here is a brief round-up of the Mi 11 price, specifications and more.
Xiaomi Mi 11 Specifications
The Xiaomi Mi 11 is endowed with a 6.81-inch AMOLED QHD+ display with a 120Hz of refresh rate and a 480Hz touch sampling rate. It comes with 3200×1440 pixels of resolution with a peak brightness of 1,500 nits and protected with Gorilla Glass Victus. Under the hood, there is Snapdragon 888 SoC paired with 12GB of RAM with up to 256GB of storage. The chipset brings 6th Gen Qualcomm Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine, a 3rd Gen Qualcomm Snapdragon X60 5G Modem-RF System, along with a triple ISP. The device runs on Xiaomi’s MIUI 12.5 out of the box and also features stereo speakers tuned by Harman Kardon.
For optics, there is a triple-camera setup on the back of Mi 11 consisting of a 108-megapixel primary sensor with Optical Image Stabilisation and f/1.85 aperture. In addition to this, there is a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.4 aperture and a 5-megapixel Macro lens with f/2.4 aperture. The camera setup is supported by 8K video recording and night video mode for low light images, MEMC video frame technology, real-time SDR to HDR, and video super-resolution support. On the front, there is a single punch-hole camera and the camera resolution is yet to be revealed.
Apart from this, there is a 4,600mAh battery on the phone with a Mi Charge Turbo system and 55W fast charging support along with 10W reverse wireless charging. The phone also includes an in-display fingerprint sensor. For connectivity, there is 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, and USB Type-C port.
Xiaomi Mi 11 pricing and availability details
As for the pricing, Xiaomi has introduced Mi 11 in three distinct configurations. The base model which is 8GB RAM with 128GB storage is priced at CNY 3,999. The 8GB RAM with 256GB storage comes at CNY 4,299 and the 12GB RAM with 256GB storage option has been priced at CNY 4,699. All the variant prices translate to Rs 45,000, Rs 48,000 and Rs 53,000 respectively. The flagship phone will be offered in three colour options if Blue, White, and Black while the special leather edition will be available in orange and purple shades. The device will be up for pre-bookings starting today and to go on sale in early January 2021.
Besides this, there will be two retail boxes one with charger and one without the charger however this change will not affect the pricing of the phone as this move is to achieve the environmental goals. Keeping this in mind the company has also reduced the thickness of the box.
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