Redmi India, a sub-brand of Xiaomi, has launched Pro version of its best-selling Redmi Note series. The Company has launched Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G and the Redmi Note 11 Pro. Besides, they also unveiled its second smartwatch, the Redmi Watch 2 Lite.
With the launch of Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G and the Redmi Note 11 Pro, the Company has taken the iconic Redmi Note to an entirely new level in departments including design, camera system, charging technology, and performance.
Pro-level performance for both 4G and 5G worlds
Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G brings all the goodness of Pro level performance blended with futuristic, high speed 5G connectivity. Whereas the Redmi Note 11 Pro delivers best-in-class specs and performance to those who are looking at great performance at an affordable price while staying in the 4G zone.
Elaborating on the brand’s decision to go with a 4G as well as a 5G variant, Muralikrishnan B, Chief Operating Officer, Xiaomi India, says that 5G connectivity is the future, and we are fully geared to meet it, but we need to remember that it is not going to replace 4G but coexist with it. In fact, reports indicate that 4G is going to remain popular and relevant for users for years to come, even after 5G rollout.
Design, display, and processors
Both the Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G and the Redmi Note 11 Pro feature brilliant displays and beautifully crafted glass backs, reflecting the next level of Redmi’s EVOL design, EVOL Pro. A hallmark of this are the flat sides and flatbacks, as well as a clean and elegant camera island. An IP 53 rating ensures that they are tough enough to get through the rigors of daily life.
They are available in elegant shades of blue, black and white – shades that are a treat for the eyes.
Driven by the speedy Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor, Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G is the most powerful Redmi Note ever. Redmi Note 11 Pro boasts the highly acclaimed and speedy MediaTek Helio G96, which is easily one of the most powerful 4G processors in its segment.
Both phones come with a minimum of 6GB RAM to ensure blisteringly fast performance and super-smooth multi-tasking, and support a staggering 1TB of external storage, via microSD card. Be it gaming, editing images, or just getting through everyday life, Redmi Note 11 series is ‘spec-ed’ to handle it all effortlessly.
Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G and Redmi Note 11 Pro also come with Pro level displays – brilliant 16.9cm (6.67) full HD+ SUPER AMOLED displays with 120Hz refresh rate. With peak brightness of a staggering 1200 nits, these are no-compromise, high-quality displays that are the best the customers can get in this price segment or even in higher end segments. Paired with dual stereo speakers and the traditional 3.5 mm audio jack, Redmi Note 11 Pro series is primed for a Pro-level audio-visual performance, whether it is watching videos, listening to music on the favorite wired headphones or tuning in to the latest cricket action or the new Bollywood blockbuster.
A flagship sensor for Pro-level photography
Both phones also come with Pro-level camera excellence. The main 108-megapixel camera on Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G and Redmi Note 11 Pro is the Samsung HM2 sensor, which has been seen on flagship devices. It is backed by 8-megapixel Ultrawide cameras that deliver a 118-degree field of view, and a 2-megapixel macro camera for close-ups that are at the centimeter level. Redmi Note 11 Pro also comes with an additional 2-megapixel depth sensor on the back.
Improved low light and nighttime photography with Night Mode 2.0, top-of-the-line edge detection in an enhanced Portrait mode, and Super video – all together make Redmi Note 11 Pro series a great choice even for a Pro photographer. There are also excellent 16-megapixel front-facing cameras that are designed to deliver selfies that bring out the best in the subject.
15 minutes for all-day Pro-formance
It takes just 15 minutes of charging to get all-day Pro-level performance from the Redmi Note 11 series. Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G and Redmi Note 11 Pro come with 5000 mAh batteries with support for 67W Fast Turbo charging, with 67W chargers in the box to ensure consumers do not have to rely on third-party chargers to get an optimal charging experience on their devices. With LiquidCool technology, users can have extensive gaming sessions without having to worry about any heating issues.
Rounding off the Pro experience is the speedy and secure side-mounted fingerprint scanner as well as the IR blaster that lets users convert Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G and Redmi Note 11 Pro into a pro-level remote to control household appliances ranging from televisions to air conditioners. The smartphones are also paired with the UFS 2.2 high-speed storage along with LPDDR4X RAM for smooth performance and multi-tasking, coupled with the RAM extension feature with which users can upto 8+3GB of RAM.
All the goodness of the Redmi Note, with plenty of Pro
Pro-level design, Pro-level displays, Pro-level performance, Pro-level cameras, Pro-level battery life and charging – the new Redmi Note 11 Pro series has them all. Ensuring they all work smoothly is the all new MIUI 13, which is available out of the box. The latest operating system brings Optimized File Storage System, RAM Optimization Engine, Processor Priority Optimization.
Pricing and availability
Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G will be available in three variants – 6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB at an introductory price of Rs 20,999, Rs 22,999, and Rs 24,999, respectively, till end of March 2022.
Redmi Note 11 Pro will be available in two variants – 6GB + 128GB and 8GB + 128GB at an introductory price of Rs 17,999 and Rs 19,999, till end of March 2022. The device will go on sale from March 23 onwards. Redmi Watch 2 lite launched at Rs 4,999 will too go on sale on March 15. Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G and Redmi Note 11 Pro will go on sale from March 15 and 23, respectively. All the devices will be available at Mi.com, Mi Home, Amazon.in and across all retail partners.
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