[Exclusive] Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE launching in India this month

Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE will be launching in India this month but the exact date is yet to be revealed by Xiaomi.

Highlights
  • Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE will be launching in India this month.
  • The handset is expected to come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G chipset.
  • Xiaomi might start teasing the Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE India launch in the next few days.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 4G variant is currently available in India and is touted to be the slimmest phone from the brand in 2021. Towards the end of the Mi 11 Lite launch event, Xiaomi had teased it will bring the 5G variant when there’s network support. Now, 91mobiles has exclusively learned from industry sources that the Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE (New Edition) will be launching in India this month. While the exact date is yet to be revealed by our source, we can expect the company to start teasing the phone’s launch in the next few days. The Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE was recently spotted on the IMEI database, which suggested the phone will be unveiled in more markets as well.

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The Xiaomi 11 Lite has the codename ‘Lisa’ and 2109119DI model number. Earlier reports suggested the phone will come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G chipset. The same chipset was recently seen on the Galaxy A52s. We can speculate the rest of the specifications could be similar to the global model that launched back in March this year.

Mi 11 Lite 5G specifications 

To recall, the Mi 11 Lite 5G sports a 6.55-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with 2,400 x 1,080 pixels resolution, punch-hole cutout at the top-left corner, 90Hz refresh rate, and 240Hz touch sampling rate. The phone is likely to boot Android 11-based MIUI 12 custom skin out of the box. The phone packs a 4,250mAh battery with 33W fast-charging support and has an in-display fingerprint sensor for security. The Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite has a triple-camera setup, with a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 5MP tele-macro sensor. There is a 16MP snapper on the front for selfies and video chats. Connectivity features include 5G/4G, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB Type-C port for charging and data sync.

Key Specs

Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G
Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G | 6 GBProcessor
6.55 inches Display
64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MPRear camera
20 MPSelfie camera
4250 mAh Battery
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Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 31,690
Release Date: 29-Sep-2021 (Expected)
Variant: 6 GB RAM / 128 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Upcoming Phone