The Xiaomi Mi 11 are the first smartphones equipped with the powerful Snapdragon 888 SoC. With a new design and ultra-fast charging, they are arguably one of the best options on the market. Release date, price, technical sheet… We tell you everything you need to know.
Champion of the value for money, Xiaomi is launching its new Mi 11. Devices eagerly awaited as their predecessors are so popular. What are the new features of the Mi 11? At what price and what release date can we expect the different variants? We tell you everything in this file!
💰 WHAT IS THE PRICE OF THE XIAOMI MI 11?
In France, the Xiaomi Mi 11 is sold at a starting price of 749 euros. Here is the complete price list in force on the French market:
Three more variants are expected: Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite , Mi 11 Pro and Mi 11 Ultra . Xiaomi did not reveal them, however, so you will have to be patient.
📅 WHAT IS THE RELEASE DATE OF THE XIAOMI MI 11?
The Xiaomi Mi 11 was officially announced on December 28, 2020 at a conference led for the Chinese market. The Mi 11 then arrived in France on February 8, 2021 . For now, we do not know anything about the presentation dates of the other variants, Mi 11 Lite, Pro and Ultra – but information will probably be available in the coming weeks. In any case, the Mi 11 Ultra should not be late to land on the market.
🛠 XIAOMI MI 11 TECHNICAL SHEET
Find below the technical specifications of the Mi 11 that have leaked so far. Of course, this information can change between now and the officialization of smartphones.
Note : Models marked with an asterisk have not yet been announced. Their technical characteristics therefore remain largely speculative at this stage. The first indiscretions about the Mi 11 Ultra are just starting to surface . As well as the first info on the Mi 11 Lite . The latest rumors hesitate on the 4 com’s .
📱 DESIGN OF THE XIAOMI MI 11
Let’s start with the back. Xiaomi has reworked the photo block, which adopts a square shape with rounded corners in the upper left corner. The Mi 10 also relied on sensors positioned on the left, but in a vertical arrangement.
Like the OnePlus 9 , the standard Mi 11 sports a flat panel, while the Mi 11 Pro and Mi 11 Ultra have a panel that is curved on all four sides. The Mi 11’s start button is bright red, just like on the Mi 9T Pro. The Mi 11 Pro is more sober in this regard.
As regards the colors, they will be a priori 4 in number; blue , white , black , purple . It looks like the 12/256 GB variant will be available in either blue or purple. Finally, another special edition in vegan leather has also been brought back.
The fingerprint reader is located under the screen in both cases. Charging is via USB-C port and there is no 3.5mm audio jack port or microSD card slot. To believe the last resistance test of JerryRigEverything we have here a particularly robust smartphone. Xiaomi’s official teardown video seems to indicate that the smartphone will be quick to repair.
🔲 WHICH SCREEN FOR THE XIAOMI MI 11?
The standard Xiaomi Mi 11 comes with a 6.81 ″ 1440p AMOLED display compatible with 120 Hz refresh rate for smoother animations. This screen is flat unlike many other premium smartphones. It embeds a punch for the selfie sensor in the middle of the upper part.
For the rest, this screen is capable of reproducing an exceptional brightness of 1500 nits and 1 billion colors, which sublimates the rendering of HDR10 + content. It is protected by the new Corning Gorilla Glass Victus glass.
For the time being, the characteristics and sizes of the other screens in the range are not known. It is expected that 120 Hz will not be reserved for the elite, however.
PERFORMANCE AND MEMORY OF XIAOMI MI 11
The Xiaomi Mi 11 is the first smartphone to feature Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 888 SoC . The chip succeeds the Snapdragon 865 on the top of the range and offers even more impressive performance. A benchmark of the Xiaomi Mi 11 also confirms that it is a power monster.
On Geekbench 5, it scores 1135 in single-core and 3790 in multi-core. Enough to become a new benchmark for Android smartphones. Especially since thanks to its 5nm engraving, the Snapdragon 888 has a higher energy efficiency than previous iterations.