Chinese consumer electronics brand Xiaomi has sent a media invite that confirms that the company is planning to launch a new smartphone series in India soon.
The launch will take place on April 23, the same day the company is already scheduled to launch the Mi 11 Ultra.
According to the invite shared by Xiaomi, the company is going to launch the Mi 11X series.
Online rumours suggest that the Mi 11X series is expected to include two handsets — Mi 11X and Mi 11X Pro. These are said to be the rebranded versions of the Redmi K40 and Redmi K40 Pro Plus that were launched in China earlier this year.
More details and clarity on the Mi 11X series is expected to be revealed soon in the next week or so. Xiaomi is already known to be launching the Mi 11 Ultra smartphone on April 23. To recall, the Mi 11 was launched in the company’s home country China in December 2020 and globally last month. The four devices — Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11i, Mi 11 Lite and Mi 11 Lite 5G — are part of the company’s Mi 11 series.
Mi 11 Ultra: Specs and features
The USP of the Mi 11 Ultra is that the device houses a tiny 1.1-inch AMOLED screen on the back with the camera setup. This secondary screen serves as a small mirror to see yourself before clicking selfies as well as a notification centre.
The smartphone houses a 6.81-inch QHD display with a 120Hz refresh rate and 480Hz touch sampling rate. For imaging duties, it houses a 50MP main sensor, 48MP ultra-wide and 48MP telephoto zoom lens on the back. On the front, there is a 20MP sensor.
In terms of specs, it comes powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, paired with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. Backed by a 5000mAh battery, it offers 67W wired as well as wireless charging support. It is also IP68 rated, which means that it is waterproof.