In recent years, the Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi has established itself as one of the market leaders in the technology sector. After having crossed Spain to enter the European market, Xiaomi will open its first French store in Paris in May 2018. Since then, Xiaomi has largely managed to secure a spot in France.
Today the Chinese brand announces the launch of three new smartphones in the French market: the Mi 11 Ultra, the Mi 11i and the Redmi Note 10 5G. Xiaomi announces in its press release: “With these new functions, Xiaomi continues to democratize innovations for everyone and in particular offers the cheapest 5G smartphone on the market.” At just € 229.90, the Redmi Note 10 5G becomes one of the cheapest smartphones compatible with 5G.
Redmi Note 10 5G: the cheapest 5G smartphone on the market, but not only …
In addition to being the cheapest 5G smartphone on the market, the Redmi Note 10 5G is also equipped with the powerful MediaTek Dimensity 700 5G chip. Hence, this smartphone is ideal for everyday use, whether it is for professional tasks or entertainment with excellent gaming skills. A versatility that we find again with the possibility of using two 5G SIM cards with this phone.
This entry-level smartphone also has a 6.5-inch FHD + DotDisplay display and an AdaptiveSync refresh rate of 90 Hz. With this Redmi Note 10 5G, Xiaomi has made innovations possible by adding a fingerprint reader on the side, but a 5000 mAh battery and an 18 W fast charger have also been integrated.
The Redmi Note 10 5G doesn’t skimp on photos either. The setup includes a 48-megapixel main camera, a 2-megapixel macro sensor for close-ups, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor that is perfect for portraits.
Mi 11i 5G: The smartphone that adapts to your everyday life
Not to mention 5G. The Mi 11i also features the latest Snaprdragon 888 processor as well as Wi-Fi 6 compatibility. In addition, the 6.67-inch AMOLED DotDisplay screen offers a smooth visual experience from one corner to the other. For people who are used to watching series or other videos on their smartphone, the Mi 11i has Dolby Atmos technology, which offers unparalleled audio quality.
On the photo side, the Mi 11i 5G offers professional photo functions thanks to a 108MP Triple HD rear camera. The main camera is accompanied by a 119 ° ultra-wide-angle sensor, which is perfect for photographing landscapes, buildings and groups. Finally, the 5 MP tele macro camera has a focal length of 50mm, which is twice the size of the standard macro lenses currently on the market, which allows for better magnification and sharper focus.
Regarding the autonomy of this smartphone, Xiaomi promises that its 4520 mAh battery can last a full day without being charged. If necessary, the Mi 11i is compatible with 33 W fast charging, which means it can be brought to 100% in just 52 minutes.
Mi 11 Ultra: the flagship that revolutionizes smartphone photography
We remember the M10, which impressed with its photographic capabilities, and the Mi 11 Ultra raises the bar even higher. The 50 MP main camera of the Mi 11 Ultra is equipped with the largest smartphone camera sensor currently on the market, the Samsung GN2, a high-end sensor jointly developed by Xiaomi and Samsung, which is the first to have a size of 1/1, Reaches 12 inches while producing 2.8 μm 4-in-1 super pixels.
Powered by Xiaomi’s Ultra Night Photos, a night photography algorithm, the Mi 11 Ultra effortlessly captures bright, detailed shots with just 0.02 lux of light. The Mi 11 Ultra is also the first Xiaomi smartphone to use a 64-zone time-of-flight direct multipoint laser autofocus system.
You will understand, Xiaomi chose this Mi 11 Ultra to focus on the photo. In parallel, this smartphone has a nice technical sheet. Not only does the Mi 11 Ultra have an impressive 6.81-inch curved 120 Hz WQHD + Samsung AMOLED DotDisplay display, but it also offers an additional surprise with a small secondary display on the back that is not just a permanent one The display serves by showing important information such as the date, time and notifications, but can also act as a selfie mirror when taking photos.
The Mi 11 Ultra can be charged wired or wirelessly and can fill its 5000 mAh battery to 100% in both cases in just 36 minutes. This smartphone is available in the colors marble white and ceramic black and thanks to the IP68 certification it is dust and waterproof.
Like the Mi 11i, the Mi 11 Ultra also has a Snapdragon 888 processor, the latest from Qualcomm.
Let’s talk about the price
Mi 11 Ultra: Available today in a 12 GB / 256 GB version for € 1,199.90.
Mi 11i 5G: 8 GB / 256 GB version can be pre-ordered from May 11 for € 699.90.
Redmi Note 10 5G: Available from May 18th in the 4 GB / 64 GB version for € 229.90.
For every purchase of a Mi 11i 5G or even a Redmi Note 10 5G, Xiaomi offers different refund options that you can discover by clicking on the links.