The launch of the Mi 11 series in India was teased by Xiaomi on Twitter. The tweet, however, does not mention an exact launch date or reveal which models will launch in the country. The Mi 11 was launched to the world last month. And Xiaomi has also announced a “Mega Launch” event for March 29 where it will unveil the Mi 11 Pro and Mi 11 Ultra. The Mi 11 Lite could also launch at the same event, but this has yet to be confirmed by the company. Additionally, Mi 11 Pro and Mi 11 Lite have reportedly been spotted on the TENAA certification site in China.
According to the latest tweet from Xiaomi India, the Mi 11 series will debut in India soon. The company says it “wants to deliver a whole new smartphone experience” that “is worth the wait.” The tweet doesn’t give any other information, including which phones will launch or when they will debut in the country. However, Xiaomi has already confirmed that it will launch the Mi 11 Pro and Mi 11 Ultra on March 29. If some leaks are to be believed, India could also get the Mi 11 Lite with these handsets.
Meanwhile, two smartphones with model number M2102K1AC, which is said to be the Mi 11 Pro, and model number M2101K9C, which is said to be the Mi 11 Lite, have been spotted on TENAA. The listings reveal upcoming smartphone storage variants.
According to a report from MySmartPrice, which first spotted the TENAA listing, the alleged Mi 11 Pro could be offered as a storage variant of 8GB RAM and 256GB, as well as 12GB RAM and 256GB. storage. The Mi 11 Lite may come with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of built-in storage, according to the report.
Mi 11 Ultra specifications (expected)
The Mi 11 Ultra is expected to feature a 6.8-inch curved OLED display with a refresh rate of 120 Hz. It can be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC. The smartphone can hold a 5,000 mAh battery with support for the 67W wired charging as well as 10W reverse wireless charging. Its speakers would be tuned by Harman Kardon. It can come with IP68 dust and water resistance.
The Mi 11 Ultra was designed to sport a 50 megapixel main camera. It could be paired with a 48-megapixel wide-angle shooter and another 48-megapixel sensor with a periscope telephoto lens. As seen in a leaked hands-on video, the black model’s camera module bears the text “120X, 12-120mm, 1: 1.95-4.1”, suggesting 120x zoom capability. Up front, there could be a 20-megapixel selfie housed in a perforated cutout.
Mi 11 Pro specifications (expected)
The Mi 11 Pro was designed to have display specifications similar to the Mi 11. The Mi 11 Pro can also support 120x zoom with a periscope lens on the back. An image was shared by a tipster on the Chinese microblogging website Weibo, which showed the phone with a quad rear camera setup and 120x branding under the periscope lens.
Mi 11 Lite specifications (expected)
Mi 11 Lite can be launched in a 4G variant which can be powered by a Snapdragon 732G SoC. Its 5G variant is expected to ship with a Snapdragon 765G SoC. The phone would run on Android 11 with MIUI 12 on top and could feature a 6.55-inch (1080 x 2400 pixels) AMOLED Full HD + display with a 90Hz refresh rate. The phone can accommodate a triple camera setup. rear with a 64-megapixel main sensor, an 8-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens and a 5-megapixel macro shooter. On the front, the Mi 11 Lite is expected to come with a 20-megapixel selfie shooter. The smartphone is designed to hold a 4250mAh battery that can support 33W fast charging.