Xiaomi’s second generation flagship of the Ultra family has just debuted, and just like in 2020, the new model does not disappoint. The phone, made in an improved form factor, uses new technologies, and in the model line of the manufacturer it will sit one step higher than the Mi 11 Pro smartphone, which has already gained a reputation as a powerful flagship of 2021. So why Mi 11 Ultra different from Pro?
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra design and display
The Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra is available in just two color options – ceramic white and black. Both colors look very elegant and respectable. The main camera module is made in black and covers almost the entire upper half of the device from the back side.
On the back of the device, in addition to the triple main camera, there is an additional display that shows notifications, battery level, weather, health alerts and other important information. There is also a dedicated ultra-low power saving mode in which this tiny screen provides up to 55 hours of extra battery life In standby.
But Xiaomi says that the most important feature of the secondary display on the back is not an extra 55 hours on a single charge, but the ability to take high-resolution selfies from its main camera.
The display is exactly the same as the Mi 11 Pro, so you get on the front 4-sided curved 6.7-inch AMOLED screen with QHD + resolution and 120 Hz refresh rate. You also have Gorilla Glass Victus protection from mechanical damage, like the Pro model, as well as support for Dolby Vision.
The Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra is also IP68 certified for dust and moisture resistance. You also get stereo speakers Harmon kardon…
Hardware Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra
The rest of the hardware is the same as the Mi 11 Pro. So the Mi 11 Ultra comes with Snapdragon 888 with 6400 Mbps LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1. You also get Wi-Fi 6 Enhanced support.
As for the battery, Mi 11 Ultra Equipped with a 5000mAh battery with 67W wired and wireless charging.
Cameras Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra
One of the biggest differences between the Mi 11 Pro and Mi 11 Ultra is the layout of the main camera. The phone is equipped with a powerful triple camera with the same main 50MP sensor Samsung GN2, but it comes with two additional 48MP cameras Sony IMX586 Ultra Wide and TeleMacro…
The 50MP Samsung GN2 camera with a 61-degree field of view is very sharp thanks to dToF technology, which includes a 64-point laser sensor focusing system.
One 48MP ultra wide-angle camera has a very wide viewing angle of 128 degrees, while the other 48MP TeleMacro camera has 5x optical zoom and digital zoom up to 120x…
Xiaomi said at the event that the company’s specialists have worked hard on the Ultra Night Photo algorithms, which, combined with the 1 / 1.5-inch large 50-megapixel sensor, will ensure you get crisp and colorful photos. even in low light conditions. In fact, the company directly compared the Mi 11 Ultra camera to the Sony RX100 M7 compact camera and showed how the first camera is capable of capturing better images in low light.
Thanks to this powerful setting, the Mi 11 Ultra managed to score 143 points on DxOMarkmaking it the best camera for Android smartphones right now.
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra price and availability
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra can be purchased at a price of 5999 yuan (914 US dollars or 69,400 rubles) for the version with 8 GB of RAM + 256 GB of ROM. The 12GB + 256GB version will be priced at RMB 6499 (USD 990 or RUB 75,178), while the price of Mi 11 Ultra in the top version with a memory configuration of 12 GB + 512 GB will be 6999 yuan (1065 US dollars or 80 873 rubles). The Xiaomi Mi 11 Marbled Ceramic Special Edition will also go on sale for 6999 Yuan ($ 1,065). All versions will be released in China on April 2. The availability of the device around the world is still unknown.