Rising to the challenge with the all-new Redmi Note 11 series

by | Feb 10, 2022

With three all-new devices starting at ₦99,700, the Redmi Note 11 series makes flagship-level specs more affordable, raising the industry standard. 

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 11 series for Nigerian markets on Wednesday, February 9th, 2022, carrying on the legacy of the Redmi Note series with three all-new devices – Redmi Note 11 Pro, Redmi Note 11S, and Redmi Note 11.

Rising to the challenge of delivering even better specifications and features, the Redmi Note 11 series delivers powerful upgrades to its camera system, charging speed, display, and SoC — making flagship-level smartphone performance more accessible than ever before.

Besides, Xiaomi  announced the official launch of three AloT products: Redmi Buds 3, Redmi Buds 3 Pro, and Redmi Watch 2 Lite, all of which aim to improve smart experiences in various aspects of users’ lives.

A flagship-level camera setup for exceptional photography

The Redmi Note 11 Pro and Redmi Note 11S feature 108MP primary sensors, allowing you to capture and share moments in high resolution and true-to-life details. 

The main camera uses the Samsung HM2 sensor, which has a large 1/1.52″ sensor size, as well as 9-in-1 pixel binning technology and dual native ISO to deliver incredible images with higher dynamic range and color performance, with excellent results even in low light.

With a 118-degree viewing angle, the 8MP ultra-wide angle camera broadens your perspective, while the 2MP macro camera captures fine details close up.

Moreover, the Redmi Note 11 Pro, Redmi Note 11S, and Redmi Note 11’s 2MP depth camera allows you to create a natural bokeh effect for your portrait shots. The Redmi Note 11 Pro and Redmi Note 11S both have a 16MP front-facing camera capable of taking clear, natural-looking selfies.

FHD+ AMOLED DotDisplay with up to 120Hz refresh rate & trendy flat-edge body

The Redmi Note 11 series improves your screen experience with smoother animations and lag-free transitions, as well as more precise finger touches, thanks to a high refresh rate of up to 120Hz and a touch sampling rate of up to 360Hz.

The series, with screen sizes of 6.67-inch and 6.43-inch, is equipped with an FHD+ AMOLED DotDisplay featuring DCI-P3 wide color gamut, which provides more vibrant colors and details, as well as reaching up to 1200 nits to ensure the screen’s clarity even in bright daylight.

The stunning display is housed in a trendy flat-edged body design. Furthermore, with dual super linear speakers located at the top and bottom of the phone, the series provides a complete entertainment experience with immersive stereo sound for gaming or watching videos.

Speedy and powerful performance at all fonts

The newly launched Redmi series is fully equipped with a Snapdragon® 680 processor built using a flagship-level 6nm process to deliver superior performance while conserving power.

The Redmi Note 11 Pro and Redmi Note 11S rise to the challenge with an advanced octa-core MediaTek Helio G96 processor and up to 8GB of RAM. Furthermore, all three Redmi Note 11 series devices come with a 5,000mAh large-capacity battery.

Along with this excellent battery capacity, the Redmi Note 11 Pro features Xiaomi’s flagship-level 67W turbo charging, which can fill 50 percent of the battery in as little as 15 minutes. The Redmi Note 11S and Redmi Note 11 support 33W Pro fast charging, allowing you to charge to 100% in about an hour.

Xiaomi staff
From the left: Leo Liu, (Xiaomi West Africa Director), Ahmed Magdy, (Senior Managing Director, Best Service Raya Distribution Nigeria Limited), Temitope Akinniyi, (Country Manager, Yafeng Technology Company) Fred Nnadike, (CEO, Finet Communications), Tosin Justina, (Training Manager, Xiaomi Technology), James Ikpe, (Marketing Communications, Xiaomi Technology)

MIUI 13 takes the core experience to a whole new level

MIUI’s monthly active users had exceeded 500 million as of the fourth quarter of 2021. MIUI 13, the latest generation operating system, provides an all-around upgrade with a focus on improving core experience, including faster storage, higher background process efficiency, smarter processing, and longer battery life, as well as useful features like sidebars.

The Redmi Note 11/Redmi Note 11S/Redmi Note 11 Pro will be among the first smartphones to receive MIUI 13 in Q1 2022, with the release schedule for other devices to be gradually published on the MIUI website.

AIoT Products: Redmi Buds 3, Redmi Buds 3 Pro and Redmi Watch 2 Lite

Redmi Buds 3

Redmi Buds 3 are only 4.5g in weight and closely fit the contours of the ear, allowing users to listen for hours without feeling any discomfort. Redmi Buds 3 features a Qualcomm® QCC3040 BLUETOOTH® chipset and all-new BLUETOOTH® 5.2 technology for faster and more consistent sound transmission.

The 12mm dynamic driver is made of composite materials and produces rich bass tones, clear high tones, and consistently superior sound quality.

RedmiBuds 3 Pro

Redmi Buds 3 Pro is powered by hybrid active noise cancellation (ANC) and features dual microphones to filter out background noise and generate anti-noise sound waves to deduct up to 35dB of sound, providing users with a truly immersive listening experience. Dual-device connectivity is also supported by the earbuds. Charging the Redmi Buds 3 Pro is also quick and easy, with wired or wireless charging options available, and a single 10-minute charge provides users with up to 3 hours of use.

Redmi Watch 2 Lite

The Redmi Watch 2 Lite, with its large 1.55″ touch display, provides a stunning viewing experience when displaying health metrics, notifications, and more than 100 colorful watch faces. 

Users can also choose from 100+ exercise modes, including 17 professional modes and 90+ extended modes for all indoor and outdoor activities. The watch also has extensive health-tracking features, such as SpO2 detection.

Market availability

The Redmi Note 11 Pro and Redmi Note 11S are available in three configurations: 6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB, and 8GB+128GB. 

The Redmi Note 11 is available in three configurations: 4GB+64GB, 4GB+128GB, and 6GB+128GB.

Moreover, the Redmi Note 11 Pro will be available in early March, 2022, while the Redmi Note 11S and Redmi Note 11 are now available.

  • Redmi Note 11 Pro

6GB+64GB: ₦147,000

6GB+128GB: ₦157,000

8GB+128GB: ₦167,000

  • Redmi Note 11S

6GB+64GB: ₦125,500

6GB+128GB: ₦132,500

8GB+128GB: ₦139,500

  • Redmi Note 11

4GB+64GB: ₦99,700

4GB+128GB: ₦106,700

6GB+128GB: ₦116,700

  • Redmi Buds 3: ₦16,900
  • Redmi Buds 3 Pro: ₦32,900
  • Redmi Watch 2 Lite (Black): ₦35,900
  • Redmi Watch 2 Lite (Ivory): ₦35,900

Redmi Note 11 Series Quick Specifications

 Redmi Note 11 ProRedmi Note 11SRedmi Note 11
Display120Hz 6.67” FHD+ AMOLED DotDisplay90Hz6.43” FHD+ AMOLEDDotDisplay 
Rear camera108MP main camera8MP ultra-wide camera2MP macro camera2MP depth camera  50MP main camera8MP ultra-wide camera2MP macro camera2MP depth camera
Front camera16MP in-display front camera 13MP in-display  front camera
Dimension & Weight164.19mm x 76.1mm x 8.12mm202g159.87mm x 73.87mm x 8.09mm179g 
Processor MediaTek Helio G96Snapdragon®  680 
RAM+ROMLPDDR4XUFS 2.2
AudioDual speakers3.5mm headphone jack
Security Side fingerprint sensorAI Face Unlock
Charging5,000mAh (typ) batterySupports 67W wired turbo charging5,000mAh (typ) batterySupports 33W wired Pro fast charging
ConnectivitySIM 1 + Hybrid (SIM or MicroSD)NFCIR blasterDual SIM + MicroSDNFCIR blaster
Variant6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB, 8GB+128GB4GB+64GB, 4GB+128GB, 6GB+128GB
Available colorGraphite Gray, Polar White, Star BlueGraphite Gray,Twilight Blue, Pearl WhiteGraphite Gray,Twilight Blue, Star Blue 
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