Mi 11 India launch confirmed soon after the OnePlus 9 series goes official

Highlights
  • Mi 11 series India launch has been teased by Xiaomi on Twitter
  • However, no launch date has been revealed yet
  • The series can be expected to launch in India in April

The Mi 11 India launch has been teased once officially, as Xiaomi tweeted an iamge saying the series is “coming soon.” This confirmation comes two months after the company’s marketing lead first spoke about launching the Mi 11 series in India. To recall, Xiaomi has scheduled a global launch event on March 29th, where it is expected to unveil the Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11 Lite, and other products. Considering that, the Mi 11 India launch date will likely be in April. Xiaomi hasn’t revealed which phones in series will be launching in the country, though we can expect at least the Lite and the standard models to arrive here. The Mi 11 was originally launched in China last December with the Snapdragon 888 chipset.

Xiaomi Mi 11 will take on the OnePlus 9 in India

The teaser by Xiaomi India confirms that the Mi 11 India launch is indeed happening very soon. The company tweeted the teaser soon after the OnePlus 9 series India launch. The OnePlus 9 series, which includes the OnePlus 9R, OnePlus 9, and OnePlus 9 Pro, comes with a starting price of Rs 39,999. The OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro come with the Snapdragon 888 SoC and Hasselblad cameras. The upcoming Mi 11 series will take on the OnePlus flagships.

Xiaomi’s tweet regarding the Mi 11 India launch

The Mi 11 is powered by the Snapdragon 888 chipset and offers a 108MP camera. If the company prices the phone aggressively in India, then OnePlus is going to have some tough competition.

Xiaomi Mi 11 specifications

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The key Mi 11 specifications include Snapdragon 888 SoC, 108MP primary camera, 6.81-inch display, up to 12GB RAM, 50W wireless charging, and more

The Mi 11 specifications include the Snapdragon 888 SoC, up to 12GB RAM, 256GB UFS 3.1 storage, and a triple rear camera setup with a 108-megapixel primary sensor. The phone features a 6.81-inch E4 AMOLED display with QHD+ resolution and 120Hz refresh rate. It comes with a 4,600mAh battery that supports 55W wired charging, and 50W wireless charging. It gets an in-display fingerprint scanner, a 20-megapixel selfie camera, Harman Kardon speakers, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, and runs Android 11 based MIUI 12.5 UI. 

The Mi 11 Ultra is rumoured to come with a secondary display at the back, and improved camera performance. We don’t have to wait long to find out all the details. 

Key Specs

Xiaomi Mi 11
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 | 8 GBProcessor
6.81 inches Display
108 MP + 13 MP + 5 MPRear camera
20 MPSelfie camera
4600 mAh Battery
Xiaomi Mi 11 Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 65,790
Release Date: 24-May-2021 (Expected)
Variant: 8 GB RAM / 128 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Upcoming Phone
Xiaomi Mi 11 Video