Chinese Redmi Note 11 Pro Series May Launch in India as Xiaomi 11 Series, Specs May Remain Unchanged

Xiaomi has not officially confirmed any details regarding the Xiaomi 11i series launch date at the moment.

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 11 series in China on October 28. The company unveiled three new smartphones in its home country. These include the Redmi Note 11, Note 11 Pro and Note 11 Pro Plus. The vanilla Note 11 is rumoured to launch as the Poco M4 Pro 5G in international markets. Xiaomi is also expected to unveil the other two devices in international markets. There is no official word regarding the launch outside China at the moment. However, the latest development suggests that Redmi Note 11 Pro and Pro+ are indeed launching in India but under the Xiaomi branding. 

According to some details dug from the MIUI source code by Kacper Skrzypek, Xiaomi plans to launch the Redmi Note 11 Pro in India as the Xiaomi 11i. The developer code clearly mentions the device’s model number and the moniker. It also reveals that the Note 11 Pro+ will launch as the Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge. Why HyperCharge? Because the phone supports Xiaomi’s 120W HyperCharge fast charging technology.

Xiaomi has not officially confirmed any details regarding the Xiaomi 11i series launch date at the moment. It is therefore advised to wait for the official announcement.

Redmi Note 11 Pro, Pro+ specs and features

Both Redmi smartphones feature a 6.67-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate and 360Hz touch sampling rate. They have a Dimensity 920 SoC under the hood. The key difference between the two phones is in the battery capacity and fast charging. The Note 11 Pro comes with a 5000 mAh battery with 67W fast charging, whereas the 11 Pro Plus has a 4500 mAh battery with 120W HyperCharge support.

On the back, both phones have a triple-camera setup with a 108MP primary camera sensor and an 8MP ultrawide camera. There is also a 2MP macro camera. Xiaomi has added a 16MP front camera inside the hole-punch cutout on the display.

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