Presented in November in China, the Redmi Note 11 will make its debut in Europe. Xiaomi has presented three models for the Old Continent, with notable differences compared to the Chinese variants.
Xiaomi continues to expand your smartphone catalog in the European market. To continue advancing and tickling Samsung, the Chinese brand does not lower the pressure and announces the arrival in Europe of the Redmi Note 11S, Note 11 and Redmi Note 11 Pro. The latter even offers a 5G variant to guarantee compatibility with networks latest generation mobiles.
Redmi Note 11: a basic model with a 90 Hz screen
The first model of this new range, the Redmi Note 11 has a 6.43-inch AMOLED panel with Full HD+ definition. It is entitled to a 90 Hz refresh rate and is accompanied by a Qualcomm-signed Snapdragon 680 SoC. Xiaomi adds 4 or 6 GB of RAM and 64 or 128 GB of storage, with the possibility of adding a microSD card. This storage space will be used in particular to store the shots captured with the Redmi Note 11’s quad photosensor. A 50-megapixel (f/1.8) main module is supported by an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle (f/2.2). ) and two 2-megapixel sensors (f/2.4), dedicated respectively to macro and depth of field.
The set is powered by a 5,000mAh battery that claims to support 33W charging. For software, the Redmi Note 11 can rely on the MIUI 13 overlay based on Android 11.
The Redmi Note 11S offers a 108 Mpx sensor
Xiaomi also bets on the Redmi Note 11S that evolves at different points compared to the classic model. As for common points, we highlight the presence of the 6.43-inch AMOLED screen in Full HD + at 90 or the 5,000 mAh battery with fast charge at 33 W. As in the basic model, the 3-pin jack socket is included .5mm
On the other hand, the Redmi Note 11S dispenses with the Snapdragon 680 to be equipped with a MediaTek Helio G96 chip. RAM memory is always between 4 and 6 GB while storage reaches 64 or 128 GB, with a microSD card slot. The biggest change is at the rear with a redesigned photographic part to offer a 108-megapixel sensor (f/1.9). Samsung’s Isocell HM 2 module) is supported by an 8-megapixel ultra wide-angle (f/2.2), a 2-megapixel macro lens (f/2.4) and another 2-megapixel depth-of-field sensor (f2, 4) . . At the front, a 16-megapixel camera (f/2.4) is housed in a punch.
Redmi Note 11 Pro: fast charge, 108 Mpx and 5G
Bigger and more powerful, the Redmi Note 11 Pro changes dimension. It offers a 6.67-inch Full HD+ AMOLED panel with a 120 Hz refresh rate. This smartphone recovers the MediaTek Helio G96 SoC from the Redmi Note 11S, adding RAM (6 to 8 GB) and an amount of storage from 64 to 128GB (with microSD). The 5,000mAh battery can now be charged at 67W, which is a step up from the 33W charging of the non-‘Pro’ versions.
On the other hand, it does not have the right to fast charge at 120 W like its Chinese counterpart. Nothing new in terms of photography with a similar approach to the Redmi Note 11. All four modules are offered, including the 108-megapixel main camera, while a 16-megapixel camera is available on the front.
Finally, this smartphone is entitled to a 5G variant called the Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G. Only one difference needs to be noticed to benefit from this compatibility and it is at the SoC level. Xiaomi changes the MediaTek Helio G96 for a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695.
Price and availability
At the time of this writing, Xiaomi France had not mentioned the prices and availability of its new smartphones. This article will be updated as soon as this information is available.