Xiaomi 11i Series has officially entered the Indian markets where the series features two new handsets; the regular 11i and 11i HyperCharge.
The main USP of the HyperCharge variant from the Chinese brand is the 120W fast charging support. The duo of smartphones boasts a Dimensity 5G chipset from MediaTek; comes along in two different storage options in India.
Xiaomi 11i and 11i HyperCharge Specifications
For starters, as the name 11i HyperCharge suggests, this new 5G smartphone from Xiaomi has 120W fast charging support.
The smartphone brand is even marketing the device as “India’s fastest charging smartphone” considering the device is the first smartphone with a high charging rate in the country after Realme and other brands.
The battery capacity on the regular 11i version is a 5,160mAh cell; whereas, the HyperCharge variant comes with a 4,500mAh due to its design and fast charge support. Although the HyperCharge version is a higher charging rate, the regular variant features a 67W fast charging support which is quite decent when compared to other brands.
Taking a first glance at the new devices, we can see a 6.67-inch full HD+ Super AMOLED display; that supports a 120Hz high refresh rate along with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
Besides, the front design of the handsets features a punch-hole display and comes with a 16-megapixel camera inside the punch-hole working as a front-facing camera. Moreover, the display can emit a peak brightness of up to 1200 nits and normally ranges at 700 nits in typical conditions.
In terms of the optics, both the devices on the rear features a triple-camera setup; housed in a box that protrudes out of the back panel. The camera setup includes a 108-megapixel main wide sensor with an f/1.9 aperture; whereas, the 8-megapixel ultrawide sensor with f/2.2 aperture is the secondary sensor.
Lastly, the camera module comes with a 2-megapixel sensor for macro shots with f/2.4 aperture as a tertiary sensor; although there is an extra space for adding a fourth sensor the brand has left it out unused.
Furthermore, the newly launched devices support 5G, 4G VoLTE, Dual-Band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.2, an Infrared port, a headphone jack, and a USB Type-C Port. Additionally, the 11i and 11i HyperCharge have IP53 certification for dust and water resistance, stereo speakers, and all the necessary sensors along with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Pricing and Sale Details
Xiaomi India is bringing the 11i and 11i HyperCharge in two different storage variants that feature 6/8 GB of RAM and 128/256 GB of onboard storage. Furthermore, the pricing of the vanilla 11i variant is Rs. 24,999 for the 6/128 GB variant and Rs. 26,999 for 8/256 GB variant.
Whereas, the 11i HyperCharge is priced at Rs. 26,999 for the 6/128 GB storage and Rs. 28,999 for the 8/256 GB storage. Moreover, both the handsets from the brand flaunt in four unique color shades; Camo Green, Stealth Black, Purple Mist, and Pacific Pear.
The sale of the new Xiaomi 11i Series will begin from January 11 on Xiaomi retail stores, Authorized retail stores, and Flipkart in India.