After being listed on various certification websites, Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite NE 5G is set to launch in India. The company announced the launch date of Xiaomi 11 Lite just after the global launch of Mi 11T and Mi 11T Pro. However, the Xiaomi 11T series is still not confirmed for India. Moreover, the Mi 11 Lite 5G smartphone has already been unveiled globally, so specs are pretty much known to the consumers. Not only this the price of the Mi 11 Lite NE 5G also got leaked online by the tipster.
The Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G is the successor of the previously launched 4G version. However, on the other hand, the company chose to stop manufacturing of the Mi 11 Lite 4G for no apparent reason. Now the company is preparing for the dispatch of the Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE in India. In addition, the smartphone was also spotted on IMEI and SIRIM certification websites earlier. Here is all the information about the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G, including specs, launch and price. If this turns out to be accurate, then the Mi 11 4G users will be disappointed.
Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G NE launch and Price in India
Xiaomi India has already announced the launch of the Mi 11 Lite 5G NE via Twitter. The Launch date of the Mi 11 Lite 5G confirmed officially is September 29.
Recently tipster Debayan Roy leaked the price of the Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G NE in India. According to the leak, the Mi 11 Lite 5G NE will be available in 6GB/128GB, 8GB/128GB, and 8GB/256GB storage options. The starting price of the smartphone in India will be Rs 21,999. He also said that after the launch of the 5G variant, the Mi 11 Lite 4G would be discontinued. However, it is hard to believe that the company is going to provide an AMOLED display as well as Snapdragon 778G SoC at this pricing.
Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G NE Specifications
The Mi 11 Lite 5G launched in the European market features a 6.5-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate along with a 240Hz touch sampling rate. The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G SoC, paired with up to 8GB RAM. Moreover, it comes with up to 256GB of UFS 2.2 storage.
The Mi 11 Lite 5G NE design is similar to the 4G variant that features a Featherweight Design. For images, the Mi 11 Lite 5G features a triple camera setup at the back containing 64 megapixels, 8 megapixels, and 5 megapixels sensors. It includes a 20MP front-facing camera for selfies. The smartphone consists of a 4250mAh battery, and it supports 33W rapid charging. The device is 6.81mm thick and weighs 159g.
The device also supports Dolby Vision, and the DCI-P3 colour gamut, with a peak brightness of 800 nits. Mi 11 Lite 5G NE will run on Android 11 with MIUI 12.5 on top. The smartphone includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, and a USB Type-C connector in terms of connectivity. Despite an AMOLED display, the Mi 11 Lite 5G will have a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.