The Redmi 11 Prime and Redmi 11 Prime 5G have officially gone on sale in India after several days of teasers from Xiaomi. The Redmi A1 and the two smartphones were introduced at the same time. As part of Xiaomi’s special Diwali with Mi Launches, these three devices were released. Let’s examine the first two phones mentioned in this article. Check out our coverage of the latter device to learn more about it.
Redmi 11 Prime Series Specifications
There are two variants in the Redmi 11 Prime series: the Redmi 11 Prime and Redmi 11 Prime 5G. The first one only supports 4G, as the names would imply, whereas the second one also supports 5G.
The Redmi 11 Prime and the recently released Poco M5 are identical save for the rear design. On the other hand, the Redmi 11 Prime 5G, also known as Redmi 10 5G in Southeast Asia, is a rebranded Redmi Note 11E from China.
When it comes to technical details, both smartphones sport a 6.58-inch LCD screen with a 2408 x 1080 (FHD+) resolution, a 90Hz refresh rate, and a dewdrop notch. Also, they boot
They also have a 50MP primary camera, a 2MP depth sensor, and a 5MP front-facing camera. The 4G model includes an extra 2MP macro camera.
Their chipsets are the primary distinction between the two. A MediaTek Helio G99 SoC with Bluetooth 5.3 powers the 4G edition, while a MediaTek Dimensity 700 chip with Bluetooth 5.1 powers the 5G variant. In either case, they have a dedicated MicroSD card port, LPDDR4x RAM, and UFS 2.2 storage.
Dual-band WiFi, GNSS, a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, an IR blaster, a 3.5mm headphone socket, a 5,000mAh battery, and compatibility for 18W rapid charging are the remaining features of these devices (ships with a 22.5W fast charger).
They each have measurements of 164 x 76.1 x 8.9 mm. However, the 4G device weighs 201g more than the 5G version, which weighs 200g.
Price and Availability of the Redmi 11 Prime Series
In India, the Redmi 11 Prime series will be sold for the following prices.
Redmi 11 Prime
Variants and Price
- 4GB + 64GB – ₹12,999 ($163)
- 6GB + 128GB – ₹14,999 ($188)
- Thunder Black
- Chrome Silver
- Meadow Green
Redmi 11 Prime 5G
Variants and Price
- 4GB + 64GB – ₹13,999 ($175)
- 6GB + 128GB – ₹15,999 ($200)
- Peppy Purple
- Flashy Black
- Playful Green