Yesterday, MIUI official handles tweeted that MIUI 12.5 global announcement is happening on 8th February, but the posts were taken down soon after. Now, Xiaomi has officially announced that it will launch Mi 11 for global markets on 8th February. MIUI 12.5 Global announcement will also take place on the same day. Xiaomi took it to official social media handles to share both the announcements. The official tweet regarding Mi 11 Global announcement reads,
The spotlights are on! Let's find out together how the #Mi11 brings #MovieMagic to life at 20:00 (GMT+8) on February 8!
The company also made an announcement from MIUI social handles regarding MIUI 12.5 Global launch, the post reads,
Save the date for MIUI 12.5 launch event on Feb 8, 20:00 GMT+8 The best has yet to come! #miui #xiaomi #mi11
Xiaomi Mi 11: Features and Specifications
The Xiaomi Mi 11 packs a 6.81-inch QHD+ AMOLED display with curved edges and 3200×1440 pixels resolution. It is a 120Hz refresh rate panel that is HDR10+ certified. The display panel on the smartphone has a pixel density of 515PPI and a peak brightness of 1,500 nits. It features a tiny hole-punch cutout on the top-left corner that houses the front shooter and protected with a Corning Gorilla Glass Victus layer.
Under-the-hood, the smartphone sports octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC. The SoC comes with an integrated Adreno 660 GPU and X60 5G modem. The Snapdragon 888 SoC gets coupled up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM, though, global variant might come in an 8GB memory configuration only. Earlier, FCC listing had revealed that the smartphone will be offered in 128GB, and 256GB storage variants in global markets. The device boots on MIUI 12.5, based on Android 11.
At the back, the smartphone sports a triple-camera setup. There is a 108MP primary sensor with an aperture of f/1.7 and Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS). It is paired with a 13MP ultrawide shooter with an aperture of f/2.4 and a 123-degree field of view. Lastly, the device packs a 5MP macro lens with an aperture of f/2.4. On the front, it packs a 20MP selfie shooter.
The device packs a 4,600mAh battery with support for 55W wired fast-charging. The device also supports 50W wireless charging and 10W reverse wireless charging. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 6, 5G, 4G, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C port, etc. The device weighs 196 grams and is 8.06mm thick.
Xiaomi India has already confirmed that it is launching two flagship devices soon in the country. One of which will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888, while the other one will sport Snapdragon 870. The Snapdragon 888 powered device is expected to be the Mi 11. When do you think Xiaomi will launch Mi 11 in India? Do let us know in the comments below.