The latest Redmi phones that were limited to China till now have gone global with slight tweaks. Here is a look at how the Redmi Note 11, Note 11S, Note 11 Pro 4G, and Note 11 Pro 5G have been priced for Xiaomi’s global markets.
- Redmi Note 11, the most affordable of the four phones, will start retailing for $179 or about Rs 13,400.
- Note 11 is almost identical to the Note 11S sans the chipset and primary camera lens.
- Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G is the top offering in the series.
Redmi Note 11 series is now live for Xiaomi’s global markets with the company’s recent launch event. After its home country, China, the launch brings the Redmi Note 11, Note 11S, Note 11 Pro 4G, and 5G to other regions of the world. All of them come with a flat frame design, 5,000mAh batteries, mid-range processors, and AMOLED displays.
The hierarchy is the same as before, with the Redmi Note 11 being the most pocket-friendly model of the four, starting at $179 or about Rs 13,400. The phone comes with a 50-megapixel quad-camera setup at the back and a 13-megapixel selfie shooter at the front neatly placed in a punch-hole cutout. There is a 6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 processor powering all of this.
Redmi Note 11 and Note 11S
The pricing for the phone goes as follows – the $179 price tag is for the base variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. There is a 4GB + 128GB option up for sale for $199 or about Rs 14,900. The top variant retails for $229, or roughly Rs 17,200.
Next in line is the Redmi Note 11S, a device that is also coming to India on February 9. It keeps the same look and feels like the Note 11, with the same display. The chipset is replaced with MediaTek Helio G96 and the primary camera carries a larger, 108-megapixel primary lens. There is also a 16-megapixel selfie camera on this one.
Since it is coming to India, the pricing of the Redmi Note 11S is of interest to many. It starts selling for $249 or about Rs 18,700 for the 6GB RAM, 64GB storage option. There is a 128GB storage variant that costs $279, roughly about Rs 20,900. The top option with 8GB RAM, 128GB storage will go for $299, about Rs 22,400.
The Redmi Note 11 and 11S will go on sale on January 28th and 29th and both will have early bird price discounts taking $20 off each model.
Redmi Note 11 Pro models
Coming to the two Redmi Note 11 Pro phones – the 4G and the 5G variants, the two phones are nearly identical. The only two difference lies in the choice of chipsets they come with (which enable 5G or 4G respectively) and the absent macro lens from the 5G model. Other than this, the Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G and Note 11 Pro 4G feature the same 120Hz, 6.67-inch AMOLED display, 5,000mAh battery, and 16-megapixel selfie camera.
As for the difference, the Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 SoC, while the 4G model carries a MediaTek Helio G96 processor. Both the devices run MIUI 13 based on Android 11 out-of-the-box.
Redmi Note 11 Pro 4G starts at $299, roughly about Rs 22,400 for the base option with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage. $329 or about Rs 24,700 will fetch you the 128GB storage option, while $349 or around Rs 26,300 will upgrade this to an 8GB RAM model with 128GB storage. Prices for the same memory models of the 5G version are – $329 (about Rs 24,700), $349 (roughly Rs 26,300) and $379 (around Rs 28,400) respectively.
As 91Mobiles notes, the Redmi Note 11 Pro 4G and 5G models will be on sale on February 16 to 17 with early bird offers on AliExpres