Update: Xiaomi is even holding a product launch event on March 29th globally at 19:30 GMT (1:00 am IST). The company is expected to launch the Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11 Lite, a new Notebook, and the Mi Band 6 at its global event. The event will be live-streamed on the company’s official social media channels, including YouTube.
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Xiaomi has officially announced a new product launch event which is set for March 29 in China. The company is expected to officially announce the Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11 Lite, Mi Band 6 at this Spring event. Both the Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra and the Mi 11 Lite are in the news from the last several months. Additionally, we have been seeing several leaks regarding the Mi Band 6 as well, which is expected to offer a similar design as that of the Mi Band 5. If we go by the invite image revealed by Xiaomi on Weibo, we can see Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun wearing a fitness tracker while running, which could be the upcoming Mi Band 6. So it’s safe to assume that we can even see the debut of the Mi Band 6 during the company’s March 29 event.
Furthermore, going how the Mi 11 Ultra and Mi 11 lite has been leaking left, right and center, it’s safe to assume we could be seeing them launch at the same event.
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra Specifications
To recap with the rumoured specifications of the Mi 11 Ultra, it is said to sport a 6.8-inch OLED display with WQHD+ resolution, offering a 120Hz adaptive refresh rate. Under the hood, the smartphone is expected to pack in Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888 chipset. The device might be available in 6GB+128GB, and 8GB+128GB RAM and storage configuration. On the software front, the Mi 11 Ultra is said to ship with Android 11 out of the box with MIUI 12 UI.
The Mi 11 Ultra already had gained the required TENAA certification in the past. The listing had confirmed that the device will offer 5G connectivity support. As far as the earlier leaks goes, the Mi 11 Ultra is supposed to feature a triple camera setup that could house in a 50MP main primary sensor, a 48MP ultrawide lens, and a 48MP periscopic telephoto zoom len. It is believed that the 48MP periscopic telephoto zoom lens will offer support for up to 120x Zoom. The Mi 11 Ultra might pack a 5000mAh battery that will offer 67W fast-charging support, as confirmed by the recent 3C certification.
Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite Specifications
The Mi 11 Lite is also expected to debut on March 29. This device has been in the news from the last several months, thanks to its appearance on multiple certification websites. The Mi 11 Lite is said to come in both 4G and 5G versions. Both these models are expected to sport a LCD display with a 120Hz refresh rate. Under the hood, the Mi 11 Lite 5G model is rumoured to pack Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765 SoC, whereas the 4G variant might come with Snapdragon 732G chipset. Both these models might be available in 6GB+64GB storage, and 6GB+128GB RAM and storage configuration as revealed by FCC certification a few weeks ago. There could also be a higher-end variant of the Mi 11 Lite as well, which might ship with 8GB of RAM and 256GB internal storage.
The smartphone is supposed to feature a triple-camera setup, which shall house-in a 64MP primary camera, while the secondary camera could be of 5MP. The details regarding the third sensor the phone will include remains unknown as of now. The whole package might draw a power from a 5000mAh battery that should offer 33W fast-charging support as confirmed by 3C certification.
Mi Band 6 Specifications
Xiaomi’s Mi Band 5 successor, the Mi Band 6 is in the work since a long time. The Mi Band 6 already had gained the BIS certification in India a few weeks ago. This upcoming fitness tracker is said to feature a similar design as that of the Mi Band 5. Rumours suggest us that the Mi Band 6 will offer a SpO2 monitoring and a built-in GPS. The fitness tracker was spotted on the Zepp app a few months ago, which internally is codenamed as “Pangu”. It is even said that the international Mi Band 6 version will come with Alexa onboard, while the Chinese version might make use of Xiaomi’s in-house Xiao AI assistant. The Mi Band 6 is also expected to offer 30 activity modes and some of the new modes it is said to could include are dance, Zumba, cricket, basketball, and kickboxing.
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