Xiaomi 11T Pro questions answered: is it waterproof, does it support wireless charging, does it have a headphone jack, and more?

Highlights
  • Xiaomi 11T Pro has launched in India, with prices starting at Rs 39,999.
  • Key specs include Snapdragon 888 SoC, 120Hz AMOLED display, triple cameras, and a 5,000mAh battery with 120W HyperCharge support.
  • Here are some FAQs answered of the Xiaomi 11T Pro.

Earlier today, Xiaomi launched the 11T Pro smartphone in India alongside the Xiaomi 11T handset, which had debuted in the global market in September 2021. The Xiaomi 11T Pro is the company’s latest premium mid-ranger that offers Dolby Vision, 120Hz AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection, Harman Kardon speakers, and IP68 water resistance. Additionally, the Xiaomi 11T Pro comes with a triple camera setup, 5G support, and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. It is available in three colour options: Celestial Magic, Meteorite Black, and Moonlight White.

Xiaomi 11T Pro specifications:

  • 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, 120Hz refresh rate
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 888, Adreno 660 GPU
  • Up to 12GB RAM, Up to 256GB storage
  • Android 11-based MIUI 12.5
  • 108MP Primary, 8MP Ultrawide, and 8MP Macro triple rear cameras
  • 16MP selfie snapper
  • 5000mAh battery, 120W fast charging

While the major key specifications are easily available online, there are many smaller details that are a little harder to uncover. If questions like is Xiaomi 11T Pro waterproof, does it support wireless charging, does it have a headphone jack, etc are puzzling you, here are the answers to some frequently asked questions regarding the smartphone.

Is Xiaomi 11T Pro waterproof?

The Xiaomi 11T Pro comes with IP68 rating for water and dust resistance. It can withstand dust, dirt, and splashes of water easily and can survive up to a maximum depth of 1.5m underwater for up to thirty minutes. So it’s safe to take the phone out of your pocket when it’s raining and there’s no reason to panic if you accidentally drop it in the swimming pool.

Does it support wireless charging?

Unfortunately, the Xiaomi 11T Pro does not support wireless charging. However, it comes with 120W fast-charging support. Xiaomi claims it can charge from zero to 100 percent in just 17 minutes.

Does it have a headphone jack?

No, the Xiaomi 11T Pro does not house a headphone jack. Users have to use a Type-C to 3.5mm jack dongle to use a wired headphone. 

Does it have an SD card slot?

Xiaomi 11T Pro does not have a dedicated SD card slot as the device comes with 128GB and 256GB onboard storage options that should be sufficient for most users.

Does it support OIS?

Xiaomi 11T Pro does not support OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation). Nonetheless, it supports EIS (Electronic Image Stabilisation) that works similar to OIS but without any physical hardware. 


How much is Xiaomi 11T Pro price in India?

Xiaomi 11T Pro price in India starts at Rs 39,999 for the base variant. The handset is available to purchase via Amazon, Mi.com, and Mi Home. Here are the variants and their respective prices:

Xiaomi 11T Pro variantPrice in India
8GB + 128GBRs 39,999
8GB + 256GBRs 41,999
12GB + 256GBRs 43,999

Is Xiaomi 11T Pro worth buying?

With this competitive pricing of the device, Xiaomi 11T Pro 5G competes against the recently launched OnePlus 9RT. The OnePlus 9RT has a 4,500mAh battery and 50MP primary camera and retails at Rs 42,999 for the base variant. On the other hand, Xiaomi 11T Pro has a 5,000mAh battery and 108MP primary camera, and retails at Rs 39,999 for the base variant.

The Xiaomi 11T Pro offers similar specifications to the OnePlus 9RT with a slightly bigger battery and more megapixel count in the primary camera at a slightly lower price.