Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G made its global debut today along with the other three Redmi Note 11 series smartphones. The new Redmi Note phone gets an incremental upgrade over its predecessor, be it in terms of display, internal hardware, camera or design.
Going on an aggressive pricing strategy, Xiaomi has brought the new Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G phone for a price starting at $329, which roughly translates to Rs 24,600. The company is yet to share a possible release timeline of the phone in markets outside China.
To recall, the Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G was launched in the home turf last year for a price starting from 999 Yuan (approximately Rs.11,360). The upgrade model is a bit expensive if we compare. Xiaomi has made some changes in its new Redmi Note smartphone.
Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G vs. Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G: Price
The Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G has been launched at a price starting from $329 for the base model (approximately Rs.24,600). Whereas the high-end variant has been priced at $379 (about Rs 28,400). As for the previous iteration, the Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G was initially launched in China for 999 Yuan (approximately Rs 11,360), with the higher-end variant priced at 1599 Yuan (approximately Rs 18,180).
Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G vs. Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G: What has changed?
The most significant change in the Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G is its design which now resembles an iPhone. While the Redmi Note 10 5G had a sleeker profile and thinner edges, the successor has a slightly thicker square design. Although there is a rectangular camera island behind both. The front fascia resembles both housings with a punch-hole cutout panel.
As for core specs, the Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G gets a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 chipset instead of the MediaTek Dimensity 1100 SoC found on the previous iteration. The memory configuration remains the same – between 6GB to 8GB. The former has a slightly larger screen (measuring 6.67-inches diagonally) than the Note 10 Pro 5G, which had a 6.6-inch FHD+ panel. Another notable change is the display type. The new Redmi model flaunts an OLED panel atop an LCD screen, which means the phone will produce deep blacks and contrast.
Moving forward, Xiaomi has changed the camera configuration as well. The primary camera now houses a 108-megapixel sensor. However, the other two lenses are the same as the old model lens.
Both the devices pack the same 5,000mAH battery and include 67W fast charging support. But this time Xiaomi has given new color shades with Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G. While the Note 10 Pro 5G was available in Chrome Silver, Graphite Grey, Nighttime Blue and Aurora Green color options, the new model now comes in Graphite Grey, Polar White, Atlantic Blue. Xiaomi has not given any specific release date for the new Redmi Note series phones, however, the smartphone is expected to enter the Indian smartphone market soon.
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