Xiaomi has formally introduced the Mi 11, its flagship smartphone for 2021. The announcement was made by Xiaomi co-founder Lei Jun at the ongoing Qualcomm Tech Summit, which is being held in a digital avatar for the first time. While particular particulars about the Mi 11 stay underneath wraps, it has additionally been confirmed that it’ll run on the now-announced flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G SoC, which may even energy the upcoming crop of flagship smartphones. However, it’s not clear if the Mi 11 will be the very first smartphone to characteristic the Snapdragon 888, as the announcement underlined that it’ll be one of the earliest 2021 flagships that includes the new SoC.
Speaking at the digital Qualcomm Tech Summit earlier at the moment, Xiaomi co-founder, chairman and CEO, Lei Jun, stated, “Over the past decade, from the first generation of Xiaomi mobile phones to the 10th anniversary masterpiece Xiaomi 10 series, we have been joining hands together with Qualcomm Technologies to bring the most advanced mobile experiences to users around the world. Snapdragon 888 is the most powerful mobile platform from Qualcomm Technologies ever. In addition to the industry leading 5G connectivity, it has brought groundbreaking breakthroughs and innovations in AI, gaming and camera. I’m glad that our new flagship smartphone Mi11 will be the one of the first devices with Snapdragon 888. This is another cutting-edge product from us and will be loaded with various hardcore technologies.”
The Mi 11 is rumoured to be slated for a January 2021 launch, a bit sooner than the Chinese electronics large launched its 2020 flagship, the Xiaomi Mi 10. The Snapdragon 888 5G SoC set to characteristic in the telephone has been introduced with the firm’s new, sixth era AI engine with an all-new Hexagon co-processor, the next bandwidth Spectra ISP, and what Qualcomm claims is the largest enchancment that Qualcomm has made to its Adreno GPU thus far. Further technical particulars about the SoC haven’t been introduced but, however ought to be made obtainable over the subsequent few days of the Qualcomm summit.
Given that the Mi 11 is rumoured to launch inside the subsequent two months, we also needs to get to hear considerably extra about particulars of the Mi 11, a while quickly. A fan-rendered idea apart, the Mi 11 is basically rumoured to characteristic a 48-megapixel major rear digicam, and a design language consistent with typical flagship smartphones of at the moment.