We saw the Redmi Note 11S a few months back. It had an Helio G96 processor and brought some upgrades over its predecessor Note 10S. And now, we have received the 5G version of the model. However, it is not the phone built up from the ground up but just the rebranded version of Redmi Note 11T 5G and POCO M4 Pro 5G. In this article, we will discuss the specs, features, availability, and the expected price of the Redmi Note 11S 5G in Nepal.
Redmi Note 11S 5G Overview
Display and Design
The 5G version of Xiaomi Redmi Note 11S sports a 6.6-inch IPS LCD while boasting a 90Hz refresh rate and a flexible touch sampling rate up to 240Hz. Further, it has a typical brightness level of 450 nits and the screen gets its protection from Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
It weighs 195 grams and measures8.8mm in thickness. It features flat edges around it and can survive minor water splashes since it has received IP53 certification. Further, there are three color variations for the phone – Twilight Blue, Star Blue, and Midnight Black.
Performance and Memory
Powering the device is MediaTek’s Dimensity 810 5G based on a 6nm manufacturing process. It has an octa-core CPU with two Cortex-A76 and six Cortex-A55 cores clocked at the speed of 2.4GHz and 2.0GHz respectively. Likewise, the graphics depart is handled by Arm’s Mali-G57 MC2 processor. Moreover, there is an integrated 5G modem that supports dual-5G standby.
On the software front, the phone boots on Android 11 on top of MIUI 13. There are three memory configurations for the device – 4/64GB, 4/128GB, and 6/128GB of UFS 2.2. You can also expand your microSD up to 1TB via a dedicated microSD card slot.
Camera and Audio
Under the hood, the Redmi Note 11S 5G packs a triple camera setup. It has a 50MP main camera with an f/1.8 aperture and PDAF support. Likewise, there is an 8MP ultrawide lens with a 120-degrees field of view. Then, the setup is completed by a 2MP camera for macro shots. They can shoot HDR and panorama pictures while the video resolution is up to 1080p at 30/60 frames per second. The module also holds an LED flash for better shots.
Further, there is a 13MP front-facing camera that can shoot 1080p videos at 30 frames per second. As per audio, it has stereo speakers for the loudspeaker which emits 24-bit/192kHz audio. Moreover, it also supports 3.5mm headphones.
Battery and Extras
Moving on, the device gets its fuel from a massive 5,000mAh battery with a 33W Pro fast-charging capacity. It integrates a physical side-mounted fingerprint scanner for biometrics which can also be accomplished by software-based face unlocks. Lastly, there is an improvement in the haptics with a linear X-axis motor.
Redmi Note 11S 5G Specifications
- Body: 163.56 x 75.78 x 8.75mm, 195g
- Display: 6.6″ LCD DotDisplay, Adaptive refresh rate (30 / 50 / 60 / 90Hz), 240Hz touch sampling rate, DCI-P3 wide color gamut
- Resolution: FHD+ (2400 x 1080)
- Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 810 5G (6nm Mobile Platform)
- CPU: Octa-core CPU, up to 2.4GHz
- GPU: ARM Mali-G57
- Memory: 4/6GB LPDDR4X RAM
- Storage: 64/128GB UFS 2.2 storage (expandable up to 1TB)
- Software: MIUI 13 based on Android 11
- Rear Camera: Triple (with LED flash);
– 50MP, f/1.8 main camera
– 8MP, f/2.2 ultra-wide camera
– 2MP, f/2.4 macro camera
- Front Camera: 13MP f/2.4 (hole-punch)
- Audio: Dual stereo speaker
- Connectivity: Dual-SIM, Dual-band (2.4/5GHz) Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS / A-GPS / GLONASS / GALILEO, USB Type-C, 4G LTE (VoLTE), 5G
- Security: Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, AI Face Unlock
- Battery: 5000mAh with 33W charging
- Sensors: Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Electronic compass, X-axis linear motor, IR blaster
- Color Options: Midnight Black, Star Blue, Twilight Blue
Redmi Note 11S 5G Price in Nepal
The device has gone official in the global market at the price of USD 249 for the 4/64GB variant. If it ever reaches Nepal, we estimate the Redmi Note 11S 5G price to be around NPR 32,500 for the same variant.
|Model||Redmi Note 11S 5G price in the US||Redmi Note 11S 5G price in Nepal (expected)|
|Redmi Note 11S 5G (4/64GB)||USD 249||NPR 32,000|
|Redmi Note 11S 5G (4/128GB)||USD 279||NPR 35,000|
|Redmi Note 11S 5G (6/128GB)||USD 299||NPR 38,000|
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