Details of Redmi Note 11T Pro, Note 11 Pro, Note 11S and Poco M4 have appeared online, suggesting that Xiaomi could work on four new devices as part of its 5G-enabled smartphone series. The company has already launched Redmi Note 11, Redmi Note 11 5G (launched in India as the Redmi Note 11T), Redmi Note 11 Pro, and Redmi Note 11 Pro + 5G in China. The company is tipped to work on four new handsets that could have Snapdragon or MediaTek SoCs.
These smartphones will be targeted at the world market and two of these devices could be launched as Poco devices in India and other world markets, according to a report from Xiaomiui. The company has yet to officially announce details regarding these smartphones, but the report suggests that these handsets could sport similar specifications, designs similar to the Redmi Note 10 and Note 10 Pro, and have French code names.
Redmi Note 11T Pro / Poco M4 Specifications (Expected)
The first smartphone is presumably Veux, and is expected to have either a 64-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL GW3 primary sensor, or a 108-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL HM2 sensor depending on the market, according to the report. The phone is said to have an 8-megapixel Sony IMX355 ultra-wide camera and a 2-megapixel OmniVision OV02A macro sensor.
While the report states that the processor on the smartphone is currently unknown, it is said that Redmi Note 11T Pro is available in world markets like China with the model number KS6, suggesting that it may be the successor of the Redmi Note 10 Pro that has a K6 model number.
Redmi Note 11T Pro could also be launched in a K6P model as a Poco device, and could have identical specifications as its brother. The smartphone could be launched as Poco M4, according to the report. Redmi Note 11T Pro is tipped to launch with a Snapdragon chipset, which means the Poco M4 may also have the same SoC under the hood.
The company launched the Redmi Note 11T 5G in India on November 30, as a rebranded version of the Redmi Note 11 that was launched in China in October. The Redmi Note 11T 5G is priced at Rs. 16,999 for the basic 6GB RAM and 64GB storage variant, while the 6GB + 128GB and 8GB + 128GB models are priced at Rs. 17,999 and Rs. 19,999, respectively. The smartphone has a MediaTek Dimensity 810 SoC and comes with a 90Hz display as well as a 50-megapixel dual rear camera setup.
Redmi Note 11 Pro Specifications (Expected)
Launched in China with a MediaTek Dimensity 920 SoC, Redmi Note 11 Pro is tipped to launch with a Snapdragon chipset featuring a 50-megapixel Samsung JN1 sensor, an 8-megapixel Sony IMX355 ultra-wide lens, and a 2-megapixel OV02A macrosensor in other markets.
The report also suggests that the Redmi Note 11 Pro will have the code name Spesn outside of China, with another NFC-enabled variant with the code name Spesn. However, there is no mention about the chipset or whether the smartphone will launch in India.
Redmi Note 11S specifications (expected)
Redmi Note 11S will be powered by a MediaTek SoC and will be codenamed Viva and Vida, according to the report. While this device has a K6T model number, another K7S model is also in the works, which is code name Miel. Both phones will presumably be powered by a MediaTek SoC and the K7S model is said to be launched in India.
The K6T model of the Redmi Note 11S could have a 108-megapixel Samsung HM2 camera sensor, an 8-megapixel Sony IMX355 ultra-wide camera, and a 2-megapixel OV02A macro camera, while the K7S model a 64- megapixel OmniVision could have. OV6480 main camera, an 8-megapixel Sony IMX355 ultra-wide camera, and a 2-megapixel OV02A macro camera, the report says.
The report also mentions another K7S model that may be working with the code name Miel_pro. It is said that it also expected the 108-megapixel Samsung HM2 camera sensor on the K6T model. Finally, a K7P model with the code name Fleur is also expected to hit global markets as a Poco device, with the same specifications as the K7S model, according to the report. Xiaomi has not yet announced details regarding these devices, but the report states that they can be expected to arrive by Q1 2022.
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