- Xiaomi is getting ready to launch the Mi 11 Lite.
- The telephone is listed on the FCC web site.
- It’s might ditch 5G connectivity.
Xiaomi appears to be prepping a extra inexpensive telephone within the Mi 11 collection, however in contrast to its flagship cousin, the brand new mannequin won’t include 5G connectivity. The telephone was lately listed on the FCC web site with mannequin quantity M2101K9AG. Of us over at XDA Builders have been in a position to cross-reference the IMEIs within the submitting to disclose that the telephone will likely be referred to as the Mi 11 Lite.
The FCC itemizing confirms that the Mi 11 Lite will home a 4,150mAh battery with 33W quick charging, MIUI 12, 6GB of RAM, and 64GB/128GB of storage. Different specs usually are not talked about, however a Vietnamese YouTuber claims to know that the telephone will run on the Snapdragon 732G chipset.
Corroborating this info, XDA reviews that the Mi 11 Lite is codenamed “courbet,” and as per a current leak, will probably be based mostly on the Snapdragon SM7150 platform. Which means that the machine might have both one of many chips — Snapdragon 730, 730G, or 732G — within the collection.
It’s additionally attainable that the telephone will launch in some markets as a Poco machine. A earlier leak steered that “courbet” might really be the Poco F2. Not shocking since most Poco telephones are rebranded or repackaged Xiaomi units.
What’s unusual is that Xiaomi would choose out of 5G for the 2021 Lite mannequin of its flagship provided that the Mi 10 Lite from final 12 months is a 5G-capable machine with the Snapdragon 765G onboard. Nevertheless, it’s very a lot attainable that the corporate has each 4G and 5G variations of the telephone this time round.
Elsewhere, the machine is rumored to pack a 64MP major digicam, a 16MP selfie shooter, and a 120Hz show. We’d take these specs with a pinch of salt as they don’t come from identified sources.