Xiaomi has launched today two premium smartphones in India – Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge with 120W HyperCharge technology and Xiaomi 11i with 67W Turbocharge technology. The Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge is packed with 4500mAh battery with 120W charger that allows it to charge 100% of the phone in just 15 minutes. Xiaomi 11i comes with 5160mAh battery with 67W TurboCharge technology and is capable of charging the smartphone upto 50% within 13 mins. Both the smartphones are packed with 120Hz FHD+ 6.67” AMOLED display, Mediatek Dimensity 920 5G chipset, flagship 108MP Triple Pro Cameras and dual symmetrical stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos.
Both the phones are powered by MediaTek Dimensity 920 5G Chipset which is claimed to provide flagship-grade performance, fast and uninterrrupted connectivity, and increased battery life. Based on a 6nm manufacturing process, the chipset offers 9% overall performance improvement and 34% gaming performance improvement compared to its predecessor The performance is further enhanced with 5G UltraSave, which results in a power efficiency of more than 40% as claimed by Xiaomi.
These smartphones come with Dual 5G SIM support, WIFI 6 and 5G connectivity with 8 band support. Xiaomi 11i series also boasts of VC cooling technology that helps keep the phone cool throughout. The smartphone features Virtual RAM expansion. Users can expand RAM by up to 3GB, and storage can also be expanded via the Hybrid SIM slot upto 1 TB. Both smartphones come with MIUI 12.5 Enhanced edition out of the box based on Android 11.
Both Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge and Xiaomi 11i feature a 120Hz FHD+ 6.67” AMOLED display with 120Hz high refresh rate coupled with 360Hz touch sampling rate. It also comes with 1200nits of peak brightness along with a 360 degree ambient light sensor to ensure a great outdoor viewing even under extreme light environments. The Xiaomi 11i series features a 1.76mm Ultra Narrow bezel with a 2.96mm punch-hole screen. The display is paired with a dual symmetrical stereo speaker setup that comes powered with DolbyAtmos to provide crisp, clear and powerful audio.
Both the phones featuring a sleek new flat-edge design with glass enclosing both sides. Xiaomi 11i series comes with a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the front along with an IR blaster, a 3.5 mm headphone jack along with IP53 rating for enhanced protection. Adopting a slim and light design, both smartphones come in 4 different colors: Pacific Pearl, Stealth Black, Camo Green & Purple Mist, sporting an Anti-Glare Matte finish for a soft and smooth texture at the back.
For imaging, the Xiaomi 11i series come with a triple camera setup comprising of 108MP HM2 image sensor. The camera features unique Dual Native ISO technology that allows users to capture noise-free images even in extreme low light situations. The primary sensor is accompanied by an 8MP ultra-wide camera sensor with a 120° FOV along with a 2MP macro sensor. At the front, the smartphones come with a 16MP camera for high-quality selfies. The camera setup also brings support for 4K video recording at 30 fps and brings along multiple video modes and effects including VLOG modes for pro level shooting.
Pricing and availability:
- Xiaomi 11i will be available in two variants – 6GB + 128GB at INR 24,999 and 8GB + 128 GB at INR 26,999
- Xiaomi 11i Hypercharge will be availabe in two variants – 6GB + 128GB at INR 26,999 and 8GB + 128GB at INR 28,999
- Xiaomi 11i Series Will be available from 12 January 2021 in four color options: Pacific Pearl, Stealth Black, Camo Green & Purple Mist across Mi.com, Flipkart.com, Mi Home and Mi Studio, and authorized retail partners.
- With bank offers, users can purchase these devices at an additional cashback of upto INR 2500, coupled with a special introductory New year offer of INR 1500. In addition, existing Redmi Note users can avail extra INR 4,000 on exchange of their smartphones.