Mi 11 Ultra Vs OnePlus 9 Pro: Which one is best smartphone?

Let’s compare both the smartphone, Mi 11 Ultra and OnePlus 9 Pro, and see what will the conclusion of Mi 11 Ultra Vs OnePlus 9 Pro.

Mi 11 Ultra launched in India during Xiaomi’s mega launch event. It is the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 888-powered flagship phone to launch in India and joins the phones likes of the OnePlus 9 Pro and Vivo X60 Pro+.

Mi 11 Ultra price in India is similar as OnePlus 9 Pro’s high-end model but Mi 11 Ultra seems to be a better value for money offering. Let’s take a closer look at the Mi 11 Ultra and OnePlus 9 Pro to see if that is true or not.

Let’s see which smartphone should you choose and which one should you ignore!

Mi 11 Ultra Vs OnePlus 9 Pro

ModelMi 11 UltraOnePlus 9 Pro
Display6.81-inch QHD+ AMOLED Display6.7-inch QHD+ AMOLED Display
Refresh Rate 120Hz Refresh Rate120Hz Refresh Rate
Brightness1700 nits1300 nits
Rear Camera50MP (OIS) + 48MP (OIS) + 48MP48MP (OIS) + 50MP + 8MP (OIS) + 2MP
LED FlashYes (Dual LED Flash)Yes (Dual LED Flash)
Battery5000 mAh Battery4500 mAh Battery
Charging67W Wired & Wireless Fast Charging65W Fast Charging & 50W Wireless Charging
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G Processor
Front Camera20MP Selfie Camera16MP Selfie Camera
Back MaterialCeramicGlass
Operating SystemMIUI 12 Based on Android 11OxygenOS 11 based on Android 11
Card Slot2 SIM slot2 SIM slot
FingerprintIn-Display Fingerprint ScannerIn-Display Fingerprint Scanner
Sensors Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Electric compass, Hall sensor, X-axis linear motor, IR Blaster, Grip sensor, Barometer, Rear light (color temperature) sensor, Flicker sensor, and Multi-dot laser focus sensorAccelerometer, Electronic Compass, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Sensor Core, Flick-detect Sensor, Front RGB sensor
NFC YesYes
Bluetooth Versionv5.2v5.2
Graphics PPI515 PPI (Pixels Per Inch)525 PPI (Pixels Per Inch)
Thickness8.38 mm8.7 mm
Weight234 grams197 grams
ROM or Storage256GB128GB / 256GB
Headphone Jack NoNo
ColorsCeramic Black, and Ceramic White Pine Green, Stellar Black, and Morning Mist
Pricing12GB+256GB – Rs 69,9998GB+128GB – Rs 64,999
12GB+256GB – Rs 69,999

Mi 11 Ultra vs OnePlus 9 Pro: Display

The OnePlus 9 Pro comes with a 6.7-inch Fluid AMOLED display with 1440×3216 pixels of resolution. The device can support peak brightness of up to 1300 nits and further support 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+, Multi-touch, and offers 90.23% screen-to-body ratio.


On the other hand, the Mi 11 Ultra comes with a 6.81-inch AMOLED display with 1440×3200 pixels of resolution. Its maximum brightness is capped at 1700 nits, and offers a 91.35% screen-to-body ratio. The device also comes with support for 120Hz refresh rate and HDR10+.

For the unaware, the Mi 11 Ultra comes with a secondary display at the rear with an Always-on-Display (AOD) function that reflects notifications, time, and date for the users.

Mi 11 Ultra vs OnePlus 9 Pro: Camera

OnePlus 9 Pro is essentially priced so high because of the Hasselblad value. The OnePlus 9 Pro comes with a quad rear camera setup consists of primary camera of 48MP wide-angle lens with OIS, a 50MP ultra-wide angle sensor, an 8MP telephoto sensor with OIS, and a 2MP monochrome sensor.

On the other hand, the Mi 11 Ultra comes with a triple rear camera consists of a 50MP primary wide-angle sensor with OIS, a 48MP ultra-wide angle sensor, and a 48MP telephoto sensor with OIS and support for 120x digital zoom capability.

Both devices support HDR shooting. However, the OnePlus 9 Pro can record at a maximum resolution of 8K at 30fps, while the Mi 11 Ultra can record at a maximum resolution of 8K at 24fps.


The front camera of both devices is standard, with the OnePlus 9 Pro offering a 16MP primary sensor at the front and the Mi 11 Ultra offering a 20MP primary sensor. Front camera sensors of both devices can support recording in full-HD at 30fps.

Performance and Connectivity

Both the smartphone are powered by latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G Processor along with Adreno 660 GPU, and both the devices are capable of connecting to a 5G network.

There is a USB Type-C port in either of the devices for facilitating fast charging, and both can support Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Below is the list of frequency bands supported by both the smartphones.

Mi 11 Ultra Frequency Bands:

  • 5G: n1 / n3 / n5/ n7 /n8/ n20/ n28/ n38/ n40 /n41 /n77 / n78 / n79
  • 4G: FDD-LTE: B1 / B2 / B3 / B4 / B5 / B7 / B8 / B12 / B17 / B20 / B28/ B32 /B66
  • 4G: TDD-LTE: B38 / B40 / B41 / B42
  • 3G: WCDMA: B1 / B2 / B4 / B5 / B8
  • 2G: GSM: 850/ 900/ 1800 MHz

OnePlus 9 Pro Frequency Bands:

  • 5G SA: N41, 78; 5G
  • NSA: N41, 78
  • 4G: LTE-TDD: B34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46
  • 4G: LTE-FDD: B1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26
  • 3G: WCDMA: B1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 19
  • 2G: GSM: B2, 3, 5, 8


The Mi 11 Ultra can be concluded as the most powerful flagship that Xiaomi has ever launched in India. At the same time, the OnePlus 9 Pro isn’t what we expected it to be.

It is not like the OnePlus 9 Pro isn’t a powerful device, but it seems slightly overpriced. The reviews of the OnePlus 9 Pro are out, and users don’t really feel the Hasselblad partnership made a big difference on the device’s camera.

In terms of specs, the Mi 11 Ultra has a clear winner over the OnePlus 9 Pro. But then, in terms of software, the OxygenOS feels like a much better option to the majority of users.

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