When Xiaomi introduced its Mi 11 lineup at first of the yr, it was one of many first corporations to return out with a Snapdragon 888 cellphone. The one drawback was that the cellphone wasn’t accessible exterior of China. That is altering immediately, with Xiaomi announcing European availability of the machine this morning.
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In comparison with Xiaomi’s 2020 flagship, the Mi 11’s tentpole improve is its bigger and denser show. The corporate has gone with a 6.81-inch AMOLED panel that includes a 3,200 by 1,440 decision, 120Hz refresh price, a peak brightness of 1,500 nits and 10-bit shade help, with Corning’s new Gorilla Glass Victus defending the show from unintended drops.
Internally, the cellphone options Qualcomm’s present top-of-the-line processor, the Snapdragon 888, paired with 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM clocked to three,200 MHz. The Mi 10’s X60 modem consists of help for each LTE and 5G bands, along with WiFi 6e, Bluetooth 5.2 and NFC. Powering all the things is a 4,600mAh battery.
For pictures and video, the cellphone comes with a triple-camera array with a 108-megapixel major digital camera, 13-megapixel ultra-wide lens and a 5-megapixel digital camera with a telephoto and macro lens. For selfies, you’ve a 20-megapixel front-facing digital camera. Xiaomi’s lately up to date evening mode works with all however the telephoto digital camera. You will additionally discover a evening mode for movies and help for HDR10+ seize, in addition to quite a lot of different AI-assisted options.
In a change from the corporate’s strategy in China, the Mi 11 will include a 55W included within the field — no want to hunt out a particular bundle or purchase one individually. It additionally comes with help for 50W wi-fi charging and 10W reverse wi-fi charging. The latter means that you can recharge a Qi-compatible smartwatch or Bluetooth earbuds on the again of the cellphone.
The Mi 11 is out there in two colours at launch — Midnight Grey and Horizon Blue — and two storage configurations. The bottom 128GB mannequin will set you again €749 (roughly $902), whereas the 256GB variant prices €799 (about $962). Each go on sale this month. As an added incentive, Xiaomi will provide a two-year guarantee on the Mi 11 and a free display restore in case you drop the cellphone within the first yr that you just personal it.