Xiaomi has finally taken the wraps off its flagship smartphone – Xiaomi Mi 11. The smartphones come with powerful hardware and even boasts aa class-leading display, at least on paper. It is powered by the latest mobile platform from Qualcomm. Without wasting time, let us dive into the detailed specifications of the Xiaomi Mi 11.
Specifications of Xiaomi Mi 11
It features a Samsung made 6.81-inch QHD+ quad-curved OLED display with 3200 x 1440 pixels resolution and the device also supports a 120Hz refresh rate as well as a never before seen 480Hz touch sampling rate. Moreover, the device also has a punch hole set up at the top -left of the display and it can offer up to 1500 nits of peak brightness. the display offers 515ppi density and supports E4 Luminescence. In addition, it is rated HDR10+ and graded A+ by DisplayMate. The display is protected by the latest Corning Gorilla Glass Victus.
Under the hood, the device is powered by the lastest 5nm based Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor and it will be paired with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256 GB of internal storage with UFS 3.1.
Moving to the photography department, the latest Mi 11 rocks a triple rear camera setup and that is in the combination of a 108-megapixel primary sensor with a 7-element lens, 1/1.33-inch sensor, f/1.85 aperture, 1.6μm pixel size, and OIS support. It is followed by a 13-megapixel super wide-angle lens with a 123-degree field of view and f/2.4 aperture, and lastly, it houses a 5-megapixel 50mm telephoto macro camera. The smartphone also supports a single 20-megapixel camera for selfies and video calls. The camera comes with a plethora of extra software features like Super Night Scene video mod, 8K video recording, Video LOG mode, support for HEIF format, Cinematic Lens, the MIUI filters and more.
Regarding the connectivity options, the smartphone supports dual-mode 5G, Wi-Fi 6, GPS, Bluetooth 5.1with Qualcomm TrueWireless Stereo Plus, IR blaster, NFC, and USB Type-C. It features stereo speakers tuned by Harman Kardon and a fingerprint scanner under the display to unlock the smartphone, authorize payments and is capable of even measuring the heart-rate which is a first.
The latest Mi 11 runs MIUI 12 based on Android 11 and packs a 4,600 mAh battery with 55W fast wired charging and 50W wireless charging, and the smartphone also supports 10W reverse wireless charging. Besides it supports charging standards from Quick Charge 4+, Quick Charge 3+ to Power Delivery 3.0. The device weighs in at 196 grams.
Following the footsteps of Apple, Xiaomi has become the first Android smartphone maker to offer smartphone without a charger. But in contrast to Apple’s move, the Chinese company will offer two options to the user, one with a special Set Edition with a 55W GaN charger at no extra cost and another without a charger. The charger will retail for CNY 99 separately too.
Pricing and availability
Xiaomi Mi 11 pricing starts at CNY 3,999 ($611) for the 8+128GB variant, and the 8+256GB variant is priced at CNY 4,299 ($657). The maxed-out version with 12+256GB memory is priced at CNY 4,699 ($719). t will be available in Blue, Black, and White colours along with a special Lei Jun Signature Edition with a Scodix Crustal finish and a special packaging. In addition, Xiaomi has announced a plain leather version (Smoke Purple) and a Khaki version made of Vegetarian Leather which will be available at a later date.The smartphone will most definitely be announced for international markets soon.
The smartphone goes for pre-order today and will hit the shelves from January 1st.