Redmi has launched the Redmi Note 11 in the Indian smartphone market under its Note 11 Series. The device comes as the successor to the Redmi Note 10 which was launched previously.
The device comes with FHD+ 90Hz AMOLED Display, 50MP Quad Rear Camera Setup, Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor, and 5000 mAh Battery with 33W Fast Charging Support.
However, the device lacks 5G support, which has become uncommon even under the Rs 20K price point and only has 4G connectivity.
Let’s see the full features, specifications, price, and availability of the Redmi Note 11.
Price and Availability in India
Redmi Note 11 launched in three different variants – 4GB RAM + 64GB Storage, 6GB RAM + 64GB Storage, and 6GB RAM + 128GB Storage. It comes in three color options – Stardust White, Horizon Blue, and Space Black.
The 4GB+64GB model is priced at Rs 13,499, the 6GB+64GB model is priced at Rs 14,499, and the high-end 6GB+128GB model is priced at Rs 15,999.
It is important to note that the 64GB Storage variants of the device are available with introductory pricing which is subject to change in the future. However, the company did not reveal any details on how long the launch prices will remain in place.
The first sale of the device starts from 11th February at 12 PM (or Noon) on Amazon, Mi.com, Mi Studios, and also be available on offline retail stores.
As a launch offer, users will get a Rs 1,000 instant discount with Bank of Baroda Debit and Credit Cards transactions. There will also be no-cost EMI and exchange offers available at retail stores.
Redmi Note 11 Specifications
The handset comes with a 6.43-inches FHD+ AMOLED with a screen resolution of 2400×1080 pixels, 90Hz Refresh Rate, and 180Hz Touch Sampling Rate. The display further has a 20:9 aspect ratio, 1000 nits Peak Brightness, and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Protection on the top.
The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 Processor coupled with Adreno 610 GPU. It comes with up to 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM and up to 128GB of UFS 2.2 Storage. There is a dedicated microSD card slot for storage expansion of up to 1TB.
The device also has extended RAM availability, which provides the 4GB or 6GB RAM model with 2GB additional Virtual or extended RAM.
The 2GB extended RAM effect allows one to maximize their device’s potential and run apps faster. According to Redmi, this extended RAM technology can use 2GB of internal storage to keep more apps open in memory at the same time.
The Redmi Note 11 features a 50MP Quad Rear Camera setup with an LED Flash in the rectangular module. The cameras consist of a 50MP primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP ultrawide angle sensor with f/2.2 aperture that has a 118-degree field-of-view, a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2MP macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture.
There is a 13MP Selfie Camera lens in the punch-hole design display with an f/2.4 aperture. Both the front and rear cameras can record up to 1080P videos at 30fps (frames per second).
- 6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED Display
- 90Hz Refresh Rate, 180Hz Touch Sampling Rate
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 Processor
- 50MP Quad Rear Camera
- 13MP Selfie Camera
- 5000 mAh Battery
- 33W Fast Charging
- 2+1 microSD slot
- Dual Stereo Speakers
- IP53 Rating, Liquid Cooling
- Side-mounted Fingerprint Scanner
- MIUI 13 Based on Android 11
Connectivity options on the smartphone include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, and a USB Type-C port for charging. The device also has a 3.5 mm Headphone Jack while it does not support NFC (Near Field Communication).
Sensors on the device include a Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Electronic compass, IR blaster, and Gyroscope. There is a Side-mounted Fingerprint Scanner to unlock the device using fingerprints.
The Redmi Note 11 also has dual stereo speakers, Liquid Cooling Technology for heat dissipation, and IP53 Rating for splash and dust resistance.
The device packs a 5000 mAh Battery with 33W Fast Charging Support. Redmi also provided a 33W charger inside the box of the device. It carries a weight of 179 grams and measures 159.87 x 73.87 x 8.09 mm (height, width, and depth respectively). The device runs on Android 11-based MIUI 13 skin out of the box.
Pros and Cons
|90Hz FHD+ AMOLED Display||13MP Selfie Camera|
|Dual Stereo Speakers||No 5G Connectivity|
|Liquid Cooling Technology||Still Android 11|
|IP53 Rating||Plastic Back Material|
|3.5 mm Headphone Jack||Side-mounted Fingerprint|
|Dedicated SD Card Slot||Bloatware in the UI|
|IR Blaster to control devices||No 4K video recording|
|Widevine L1 Support|
|Latest MIUI 13 out of the box|
Some FAQs of Redmi Note 11
Yes, the device has a dedicated microSD card slot for storage expansion of up to 1TB which means you can insert two SIM cards and one microSD card at the same time.
No, the device does not have a glass back material. Instead of that, the device has polycarbonate plastic back material.
Yes, the Redmi Note 11 has dual stereo speakers for better audio quality.
Yes, the smartphone has IP53 Rating which protects the device from water splashes and dust ingress.
Yes, the device runs on Android 11-based MIUI 13 skin out of the box.
No, the Redmi Note 11 does not have 5G supportive as it features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 SoC which is a 4G supportive processor.
The device packs a 5000 mAh Battery with 33W Fast Charging Support. Redmi has also provided a 33W Charger inside the box of the handset.