Xiaomi 13 Ultra Launch Date Confirmed But Is It Launching in India?

The Xiaomi 13 Ultra is confirmed to feature a quad-camera setup.

  1. Xiaomi 13 Ultra is confirmed to launch globally on April 18.
  2. The phone will come with a Leica-tuned camera setup.
  3. The latest teaser reveals a giant circular camera module on the back.


Xiaomi has confirmed the launch date of its new flagship phone, the 13 Ultra. The company has confirmed that it will launch its top-end flagship phone of 2023 in China and other global markets on April 18. The company dropped a new teaser while confirming the launch date of the 13 Ultra. The new teaser shows a giant camera module that has the Leica branding in the centre. The Xiaomi 13 Ultra is confirmed to feature a quad-camera setup as well.

Other details about the Xiaomi flagship have leaked as well. let’s take a look at the Xiaomi 13 Ultra specifications, features and other details known ahead of its launch.

Xiaomi 13 Ultra Launch: What You Need to Know

The Xiaomi 13 Ultra will make its global debut on April 18. The company, at the time of writing this, has not confirmed the India launch plans. The latest teasers suggest that the device will be launched in China and select global markets. However, official India handles of Xiaomi’s social media accounts have not confirmed any details about the launch in the country.

Another piece of detail revealed via the invite shows the phone in its black colour variant, which has a textured surface. The rear panel might feature faux leather materials to give the phone a camera-like look and feel. There is also a golden ring around the camera module, which was also seen in the 12S Ultra. 

The official Xiaomi Weibo handle also shared some camera samples shot at different focal lengths. Most of the samples are shot at 75mm and 120mm focal lengths. A couple of images are shot at a 23mm focal length, which should be using the main camera sensor.

The company did not reveal any other specifications about the phone. However, thanks to the rumour mill, a lot about the 13 Ultra has been tipped.

Xiaomi is expected to pack a 1-inch 50MP Sony IMX989 camera sensor on the back. The camera setup is also likely to feature a 50MP ultra-wide camera and two more 50MP sensors for telephoto zoom shots. There are rumours about the phone providing support for a variable aperture.

The design renders of the phone have leaked as well. At the moment, it is hard to say if the design renders are completely accurate as the teasers do not completely highlight the rumoured two-step camera module design. The renders further revealed that the 13 Ultra will sport a flat frame and have a hole-punch display with a 32MP front camera. 

The phone will feature a 6.7-inch 2K AMOLED display. It will feature an LTPO panel with a refresh rate switching between 1Hz and 120Hz. Under the hood, the 13 Ultra will get the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC. It is said to launch with up to 16GB of LPDDR5X RAM and 512GB of UFS 4.0 storage. The 13 Ultra is also likely to feature a 4900mAh battery. It will support 90W fast charging and 50W wireless charging. The phone will boot Android 13 out of the box and have MIUI 14 on top.

As mentioned above, the India launch details are under wraps. We will share more details as and when available.