Xiaomi will launch the world’s first Snapdragon 888 telephone on 28 December, the corporate has confirmed through its Weibo account. Mi 11 shall be right here as we speak.
The brand new Xiaomi flagship is normally revealed shortly earlier than Cell World Congress, usually held in February or March, however in 2021 delayed till June. There had been rumours that the telephone would due to this fact launch sooner than anticipated (although we had been secretly hoping they had been simply sizzling air, with a lot of the Tech Advisor workforce having now completed for Christmas), and now these are confirmed to be true.
It is a Chinese language launch, so we’re nonetheless anticipating Mi 11 to be revealed to the remainder of the world later in 2021. In fact, the web is not so nice at holding secrets and techniques, so the cat shall be out the bag lengthy earlier than then.
Xiaomi has confirmed that there shall be a dwell stream of the launch occasion on 28 December at 7.30pm. That’s Chinese language time, GMT+eight, so within the UK it ought to kick off at 11.30am.
We have additionally discovered the stream on the Mi China web site at this hyperlink. It is also accessible on Weibo right here.
Some movies on these platforms are geo-restricted, so in case you have issues accessing the stream you’ll need to make use of a VPN to make it seem that you’re looking from China. Our present prime suggestion is NordVPN, however you may discover a number of different choices in our group take a look at of VPN companies.
Do word, nonetheless, that since it is a Chinese language launch, the video will nearly actually be in Chinese language, and there might not be any English subtitles.
What to anticipate from Mi 11
Over the following few days we might anticipate to see Xiaomi reveal varied tidbits in regards to the upcoming telephone through its social media channels – Weibo, Twitter and Fb.
For now, it has been confirmed that Mi 11 is the world’s first Snapdragon 888 telephone. This 5nm chip presents a leap ahead in AI, gaming and digicam efficiency.
Particularly, the brand new Hexagon 780 AI processor boasts peak efficiency of 26 TOPS (tera operations per second), up from 15 TOPS within the previous-gen Snapdragon 865. The Spectra 580 picture sign processor delivers 35% extra computational pictures energy, too, at as much as 2.7 gigapixels per second.
In the meantime, Qualcomm says the Adreno 660 represents its most important GPU improve but, with help for QHD+ shows at 144Hz. The chip also can accommodate as much as 16GB LPDDR5 RAM and Fast Cost 5.
The processor is 5G-enabled, and can combine the Snapdragon X60 5G modem, which ought to imply it is ready to help each mmWave and Sub-6 throughout all main bands worldwide, together with 5G multi-SIM and back-end community tech like service aggregation and dynamic spectrum sharing.
We have outlined extra rumours over what to anticipate in Mi 11 on this separate information.