Xiaomi 11 Official Now
On the evening of 28th December Xiaomi held a new product launch conference. The conference started with exposing Xiaomi’s High-tech Laboratory followed by the announcement of MIUI 12.5 and its supported devices List for beta testing. Finally, Xiaomi 11 appearance and core technology were officially unveiled.
Build, Design and Appearance
Compared to its predecessor, Xiaomi 11 is thinner and lighter, (AG frosted glass version) weighing only 196g and as thin as 8.06mm, which is 0.9mm thinner and 12g lighter than Xiaomi 10. Introduced five colorways, three glass (AG frosted process, black, white, blue), two plain leather (smoke purple, khaki).
Lei Jun said the machine’s rear camera module cover is a one-piece glass CNC processing, the body edge antenna isolation band is ultra-narrow design, the edge of the button is all sandblasted treatment, the overall more refined. At the same time, Xiaomi 11 front for the four-curved screen, the use of a hidden earpiece, in the edge of the screen with a micro slit type soundhole design, the front look almost all the screen.
Compared to the previous generation, Xiaomi 11 has a large change in appearance, the front of a four-curved screen, but the curvature is not large, the back for AG glass, vegetal skin two versions, the rear rounded rectangular camera layout, containing three cameras, flash with the frame, the weight of 196g. The smoke purple, khaki is the vegetal leather back cover, weight 194g, thickness 8.56mm. The internal also used a more compact 01005 capacitor inductor patch, making the motherboard volume reduced by 3/4.
Xiaomi 11 Lei Jun Signature Edition
Xiaomi 11 Lei Jun Signature Edition, with a three-dimensional textured glass, back cover, and has a specially designed box. Xiaomi 11 Lei Jun Signature Edition has a unique body design, using Xiaomi’s first glass surface heat-pressing texture process, showing a blue-purple flow in the light, the bottom left corner of the body also printed with gold Lei Jun signature. The outer box surface is made of crystal process, wave crest three-dimensional illusion texture, bumpy and dazzling.
Lei Jun talked about the signature version of the phone idea is their first live shake fans in the pop-ups, he flirted with himself is not a big star signature version may not sell, but eventually was convinced by colleagues, decided to try. Xiaomi 11 Lei Jun Signature Edition only 12GB + 256GB a configuration.
Xiaomi 11 is not only powerful inside, with the first Snapdragon 888, but also very respectable, with a near-perfect screen. The display is one of the main highlights of the machine, Xiaomi 11 using a 6.81-inch OLED screen, Samsung E4 material, up to 1500nit brightness, resolution of 3200 × 1440, support 120Hz refresh rate, 480Hz touch sampling rate.
The last generation of primary color screen retained and further optimized, this screen JNCD ≈ 0.38, △ E ≈ 0.41, support DCI-P3 display, 1 billion color display, HDR10+, front and rear ambient light sensor, 8192 levels of automatic brightness, Corning Victus Gorilla Glass and other features. Because the quad curved screen will produce mis-touch, Xiaomi 11 at the top and bottom of the built-in two new grip sensor, with gyroscope can be a lot of reduction of mis-touch.
DisplayMate evaluation gave the highest A+ level, claimed to refresh 13 records, the official comment: “Xiaomi 11 has the world’s top smartphone screen, textbook perfect calibration accuracy and display capabilities, extremely impressive that can be said to be very close to perfection.“
Built-in AI master picture quality engine, support super-resolution display enhancement, AI intelligent scene optimization, video picture quality enhancement, dynamic screen compensation.
The core configuration, the machine first equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor, with a full-blooded version of LPDDR5 memory (data transfer rate 6400Mbps) + UFS 3.1 flash memory, battery capacity of 4600mAh.
Snapdragon 888 is based on a 5nm process, the CPU part of a 2.84GHz Cortex-X1 mega-core + three 2.4GHz Cortex-A78 performance core + four 1.8GHz Cortex-A55 energy efficiency cores, GPU integrated Adreno 660, compared to Snapdragon 865 to improve 35%. In detail, we have discussed earlier.
To suppress powerful hardware, Xiaomi 11 uses VC liquid cooling three-dimensional cooling system, large area VC even thermal plate covering SoC, power management chip and other heat sources, and built-in new ultra-thin aerogel thermal blocking material, a lot of graphite, copper foil, thermal gel, multi-point monitoring sensors.
Back to Xiaomi 11, the rear camera for 108 megapixel main camera (HMX, 1/1.33”, 7P lens, 1.6 micron 4-in-1, OIS optical stabilization) + 13 megapixel ultra-wide-angle (123°) + 5 megapixel telephoto, 50mm focal length macro three cameras. The front is a 20-megapixel ultra-micro lens, patented ultra-small lens module, reduced screen opening, and support for large wide-angle panoramic group photos.
Official introduction, Xiaomi 11 camera built-in master movie camera filter, and the digital kingdom chief tuner cooperation custom 8 movies widely used in the film effect filter, while supporting the super night video function.
Charging has also received a major upgrade. Xiaomi 11 supports 55W wired charging + 50W wireless fast charging + 10W wireless reverse charging, officially claiming 45 minutes for wired charging to 100% and 53 minutes for wireless charging for its 4600mAh capacity.
Xiaomi 11 Fingerprint Detection Heart Rate Function
Xiaomi 11 phone equipped with the company’s ultra-thin under-screen optical fingerprint solution, the first time to support fingerprint detection heart rate function. At the launch event Lei Jun also introduced this feature of Xiaomi 11, saying that by opening “Xiaomi Health”, the heart rate can be tested directly with the screen fingerprint, with an accuracy rate reaching the level of smartwatches.
Continue to use ultra-thin under-screen optical fingerprint recognition, night unlocks fingerprint area brightness as low as 110 nits, and even support heart rate monitoring, finger gently press the fingerprint module 15 seconds to measure the heart rate, the average error of 2.11bpm. Xiaomi 11’s unique fingerprint scanner with heart-rate detection is supplied by Goodix.
Stereo two-in-one speaker, 1216 ultra-linear units, intelligent scene recognition, Harman Kardon professional tuning, Hi-Res certification, and equipped with independent research recording noise reduction algorithm.
Interestingly, Bluetooth can simultaneously output two streams of data, connect two Bluetooth speakers to form a stereo or two pairs of Bluetooth headphones, support Bluetooth sound transmission, speak into the microphone can be shared to the Bluetooth speaker playback.
About the Xiaomi phone previously announced the abolition of the attached charger, the new machine packaging does so, no charger location, the introduction of a more slim packaging box. However, at tonight’s launch, Lei Jun said he made a very important decision – to give users the choice of whether they need a charger or not. So we have prepared two versions: (standard version) without charger and data cable, (kit version) with a 55W GaN charger, both at the same price.
Other aspects, the machine also has fingerprint detection heart rate, wireless microphone, Wi-Fi 6 enhanced, X-axis linear motor, multi-functional NFC, infrared remote control, 1216 ultra-linear speakers, Harman Kardon professional tuning stereo dual speakers, and other features.
Xiaomi 11 Price
Finally, look at the price, Xiaomi 11 8GB + 128GB version price is 3999 yuan, 8GB + 256GB version price is 4299 yuan, 12GB + 256GB version price is 4699 yuan. Xiaomi 11 all color, special edition and will be sold at the same price. From the price point of view, it is estimated that every user will choose the kit version (with charger)?