Xiaomi 13 Design Officially Revealed Ahead of December 11 Launch

The Xiaomi 13 will be the more affordable flagship smartphone of the two launching at the event on December 11 in China.


Xiaomi 13 series is set to debut on December 11. The company will launch two new premium smartphones, namely the Xiaomi 13 and 13 Pro 5G. Ahead of the launch, Xiaomi has started teasing the key design features and specifications of the upcoming flagship phones. Today, the company has revealed the Xiaomi 13’s design. The official press renders reveal the phone in two colours.

Xiaomi has teased the phone in its White and Blue colour variants. The images also give us a better look at the design of the smartphone. Let’s take a look at the Xiaomi 13 specifications, features and other details revealed ahead of the launch.

Xiaomi 13 Will Launch with a Flat Frame Design

The Xiaomi 13 will be the more affordable flagship smartphone of the two launching at the event on December 11 in China. Xiaomi revealed that the phone has a shiny frame, which is flat. We can see antenna lines on the frame, suggesting the use of metal. Although the frame is flat, the rear panel curves towards the corners to offer a comfortable grip. The right edge of the phone houses the power and volume buttons. At the bottom edge lie the USB Type-C port, SIM tray and the primary speaker grille.

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The images also show the Mountain Blue colour sporting a faux leather finish on the back. The White colour option, on the other hand, seems to be featuring glass on the back.

The phone also features a triple-camera setup and an LED flash inside the square-shaped module. The text on the camera module reveals that the phone has 15-75mm focal length lenses. There is also the Leica branding, confirming Xiaomi’s collaboration with the legendary camera equipment maker.

On the front, there is a hole-punch cutout at the top centre of the screen, which is flat. There are very thin bezels around the display.

Other details of the phone have leaked as well. The 13 5G is said to sport a 6.3-inch Full HD+ OLED display with 120Hz refresh rate support. It will pack a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC and a 4500mAh battery. The phone will also support 67W fast charging along with 50W wireless charging and 10W reverse wireless charging.

On the back, the camera setup will feature a 50MP main camera sensor. It is said to be accompanied by a 13MP ultrawide camera and a 10MP telephoto camera with 2x optical zoom. There will also be a 32MP front camera for selfies. Xiaomi’s upcoming flagship phone will run Android 13 out of the box and have a layer of MIUI 14 on top.