Price & release date
Xiaomi announced its new Mi flagship phone back on December 28, 2020, and released on January 01, 2021. This incredible flagship starts at an even more incredible price of $700. Xiaomi Mi 11 comes in 6 premium looking colors: Horizon Blue, Cloud White, Midnight Gray, Special Edition Blue, Gold, and Violet
It has a 6.81-inch AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 1440 x 3200 pixels and a 20:9 aspect ratio. It has an enormous 91.4% screen-to-body ratio, which is incredible. The display is clear and sharp with a pixel density of 515 PPI.
Xiaomi Mi 11 has a triple-camera system: 108MP main camera, 13MP ultra-wide camera, and 5MP macro camera. This phone can shoot 8k videos at 24fps/30fps. The selfie camera itself is a single 20MP camera that features HDR and 1080p@60fps video recording.
New Xiaomi Mi series phone is provided with new Snapdragon 888 chipset, which is the strongest Android chipset currently available. It has an incredible Adreno 660 GPU, which will provide the best graphical effects. It comes with 8GB/12GB RAM and 128GB/256GB of storage. Storage could be a problem because memory is not expandable through micro SD.
It comes with a gigantic non-removable Li-Po 4600 mAh battery, which will provide around a day of heavy usage, while its 55W fast charger will recharge this huge battery in less than an hour. Mi 11 also features fast 50W wireless charging and 10W reverse wireless charging.
The Mi 11 was the first Xiaomi’s phone supposed to be packed without a charger. But Xiaomi decided to listen to their users and they included the charger in the box. In Asia, the phone will ship in a thin box without a charger but do not worry Xiaomi included the option for you to request the charger and get it totally free. On the other hand, the rest of the world is getting that 55W fast charger inside the box. Other than the 55W fast charger and the Mi 11, the box also includes a 6A-rated USB-C-toA cable and a transparent case.
AnTuTu is an app used to determine a phone’s strength. It’s one of the best ways to check the strength of your phone. You can use it to compare phones when you are looking for a new phone. It gives your gadget a numerical score according to its specifications. With all that said, according to AnTuTu score the new Xiaomi Mi 11 has a score of around 700k which is better than 99% of the phones available on the market.
Should you buy it?
Don’t even think twice! Xiaomi makes really good phones at a good price and this phone is no exception. For only $700 you will get a real flagship 5G phone. Featuring a 6.81-inch AMOLED Display with a 120HZ refresh rate, one of the best budget chipsets the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888, 8GB/12GB RAM, and a great triple camera setup. We recommend this phone to anyone who wants the best phone with a great 8k camera. Xiaomi really did a great job in giving the best phone possible for a fair price this time.