. The event turned out to be quite a surprise because, instead of releasing a pro version, xiaomi decided to add a bunch of premium features inside its standard ’99 rmb flagship. So we were eager to get our hands on this device as soon as possible and after using it for the past few days. This is our review of the xiaomi mi 11.. Just like the mi 10 series, the xiaomi 11 was also relatively well stocked right from the start, and we managed to get a unit for review in the first sale itself. The box is pretty thin and when we opened it, there was only a case manual and the phone inside. Yes, this confirms that xiaomi no longer includes a charger in the box, not even the charging cable, but before you lose your composure. Let me remind you that when you buy the mi 11 online, you have two options: a standard version without the charger and charging cable or a set version which comes with a separate 55 watt. Gan charger and charging cable price for both versions are exactly the same. This means, if you have a fast charger compatible with the mi 11, you can simply get the box without the charger and do your bit to reduce e waste. Since you have both options, unlike what apple did with its iphone 12 series, this seems like a more practical and feasible approach from xiaomi. What we got this time is the purple leather version of the me11.
This is the first time that xiaomi is using leather on its flagship model, and it feels good in the hand it’s also not slippery. Unlike the frosted glass variant, the vegan leather version is suitable for people who don’t like to carry a phone case. Phone weighs 194 grams, while this figure doesn’t seem particularly light, it is no longer top heavy because the body is larger and the lens module size is reduced. The balanced weight distribution ensures that the phone doesn’t feel heavy and, if you’re like me, switching from the 221 gram me 10 ultra to the meat 11 i’m sure your pinky finger will thank you. The xiaomi logo has been removed and replaced with the letters xiaomi there’s. Also, a large pin shaped circular brushed metal decoration on the back that’s exclusive to the leather version. Moving on to the camera module, it has a rounded rectangular design. The lens has got black plating, whether you like this design or not. You have to agree that the mi 11 is much more unique and recognizable now compared to the mi 10. The back has been completely revamped. It has a better touch, feeling, looks excellent and is comfortable to hold overall i’m pretty happy with the new design of the xiaomi mi 11.. The mi 11 comes with a quad curve. 2K resolution 120 hertz refresh rate hertz touch sampling rate samsung amoled panel with corning gorilla, victus glass cover for the screen. This is supposed to be the biggest highlight of the new xiaomi flagship in terms of parameters alone.
This screen should be the best in the market. Right now, the experience i’ve had over the past few days can be summed up with just one word: fabulous the displaymate, a plus certified screen is unbeatable in terms of color accuracy and clarity. The maximum brightness of 1500 nits ensures that you can see the screen clearly under direct sunlight and there’s memc super resolution, enhancement and other icing on the kick. One thing i particularly like is that the quad curse screen not only allows for smoother gestures, but also avoids the green tint you get on certain curved panels. I have always felt that a design has to be both aesthetically pleasing, as well as functional to be considered. The best all in all this screen can’t be overhyped it’s, probably one of the best amoled displays you can buy in 2021. Instead of 875, this year’s snapdragon’s 8 series has been renamed as snapdragon. 888 888 resonates with the chinese world. That stands for good luck and fortune let’s see if 888 can bring itself good luck. The usual rule is to look at benchmark first in the antutu benchmark test. The chip scored 690 000, while it scores 5, 500 in 3d. Mark these scores are basically the same as the kira 9000 from here. You can basically see that the peak performance of both chips is almost indistinguishable from each other. Now, let’s, look at the game. Stress test the pubg mobile with ultra hd quality and ultra frame rate, ran at almost 40 fps, and the hdr quality extreme frame rate also ran at almost 60 fps without any problem in the genjen impact test.
The performance was not so stable at the beginning, but it settled down in the second half of the test. Coming to 60 fps, the average frame rate was 52.6 fps and brightridge, which focuses on gpu performance b11 even got a good average frame rate of 77.3. It was obtained at the cost of heating, though, and it can really get hot during those long periods of intensive gaming. Overall, the performance is very good, but the power consumption is also very high. Only the kirin 9000 in the mate 40 series chooses to down clock the cpu when it gets too hot. On the other hand, xiaomi snapdragon 888 chooses a more aggressive strategy that allows it to keep the cpu running at its maximum strategy for a longer period of time, at the cost of overheating. The camera department on the mi 11 has probably the smallest improvement over the mi 10.. The main camera is still the familiar 108 megapixel. The ultra wide angle is still the familiar 13 megapixel, the depth of field lens is removed and the normal macro lens is upgraded to a 50 millimeter telephoto macro lens. Also we’ve got with us xiaomi’s best camera phone, the mi 10 ultra, so let’s compare and see how the main camera performs. Apart from a slightly smaller aperture, the mi 11’s primary camera is almost identical to the one of the me 10 with plenty of light. During the day, both capture excellent samples, but you need to examine closely to see the difference between them.
The mi 11 sample has a larger resolution. It’S a 27 megapixel photo after 108 megapixel four and one pixel binning. Although the meta ultra has the dual native iso fusion technology, the dynamic range is not as pronounced with almost the same size. Cmos sensor. The higher pixel count means that individual pixels are smaller in relatively low light conditions. The m11 has no advantage, but the results are surprising. As long as there is some light source. The mi 11 does not lag much behind the 10 ultra. Apart from the occasional cooler white balance and slightly inferior dynamic range, the mi 11’s night shots are respectable. The samples have excellent noise control and no significant disadvantages, whether the night mode is on or off, but the disadvantage of smaller individual pixel size is more apparent in very low light scenes. The image will be underexposed, but although the image will be underexposed, in my personal opinion, it’s, not necessarily a good thing for night shots to look like daytime instead it’s a slight under exposure like the mi 11. That makes it look like a night shot. So i still feel the mi 11’s primary camera is pretty good. The ultrawide angle of the mi 11 is slightly narrower than the mi 10 ultra 12 millimeter, but this is also the same as the mainstream. 16 millimeter ultra wide angle lens, although the 10 ultra’s ultra wide angle, has more pixels than the mi 11. It is hard to notice the improvement in resolution.
Even when you zoom into the samples, the mi 11’s ultra wide angle fixes the green tint issue and the white balance is more accurate at night. Night mode has also added to the ultra wide angle mode. Apart from the difference in field view, the performance is the same as during the day and even better in terms of perception due to the more accurate white balance. The new telephoto macro lens is also an old friend of ours, the same setup as the redmi k30. Ultra, it is able to take macro photos at a slightly longer distance and is more useful than other regular macro lenses. When put to good use, you can take photos from many novel angles. In addition, miui has added some fun cinematic lens mode, specifically for the m11. Such as one touch hitchcock, zoom mode night mode for video and so on, which is still very friendly to novice videographers. This time, xiaomi, together with harman kardon, has tuned the dual speakers. Let’S hear it for ourselves: Music, Applause, Music, Applause, Music, so Music, Music, Music. For this 2k 120 hertz screen, mi 11 is paired. With a 4 600 milliamp hour battery, most people would be concerned whether the battery life is a problem or not. We did the test with some performance hungry games in our review, playing genji and impact for half an hour consumed 18 of power, while bright rich for 13 minutes consumed 12 percent of power. As you can see, the m11’s battery efficiency is not outstanding, but playing mainstream games such as pubg mobile at ultra high quality and ultra frame rate for 27 minutes only consume 9 of power when we switched to hdr quality and extreme frame rate, this reduced to 11.
At maximum brightness call of duty mobile consumed 15 of the power and 37 minutes of gameplay, i think for moderate to heavy use every day. You’Ll need about two charges a day which i think is good for a phone with an outstanding 2k 120 hertz screen. While the battery life isn’t great, it charges quickly, the 55 watt wired and 50 watt wireless charging combo is pretty top notch charging. With the 55 watt ga n charger, it charges to 43 in just 10 minutes 95 and half an hour and takes just 40 minutes to fill up to 100. If you are interested in wireless charging, you can get xiaomi’s 50 watt air gold wireless charging dock. The charging speed is almost identical to wired charging. So after seeing our review, are you excited about the mi 11? What i can tell you is that i’m very excited you can get probably the best amole display of the year for just ’99 rmb, and that alone makes the mi 11 worth it for me, if you don’t care that it doesn’t have a telephoto lens it’s, pretty Much the best phone to buy at this price, the better alternatives – are more expensive, while the cheaper ones can’t match the m11 in terms of features. If the flagship phone cap was the goal, the miele would be the new goalkeeper to replace the meat 10.. If you liked this video, please hit the like button and share it.
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