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Exclusive: Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro coming to India but not this year

Exclusive: Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro coming to India but not this year

Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro may be launched in India but not this year. Xiaomi will only launch its premium phones in the country in 2022, India Today Tech has learnt.

Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro were launched in September. Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro were launched in September.
Story highlights
  • Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro may be launched in India soon.
  • Xiaomi will only introduce these phones next year.
  • Xiaomi to only launch products under Redmi sub-brand in 2021.

Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro were launched a few months ago. Both these smartphones may also be launched in India, but not this year. A recent report claimed that Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro will be introduced in the country soon (over the next few weeks) along with a number of other products from the brand. However, India Today Tech has learnt that Xiaomi doesn't plan to launch any premium products at least this year.

This means that even if the Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro are launched in the country, they will only arrive in the first half of 2022. For now, the company is only focusing on the Redmi Note 11T which is set to launch in India on November 30. Xiaomi may also launch a few other products during the same event but, all of them will be under the Redmi sub-brand.

India Today Tech has previously confirmed that Xiaomi will also bring a Mi 11 Ultra-like flagship smartphone to the country in the first half of 2022. The smartphone maker has already discontinued the device in the country. Now, whether it ranks the Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro in the same category as the Mi 11 Ultra or not will be interesting to see. The smartphone maker is also planning to launch the Xiaomi 12 Ultra in China next month. But, it can be limited to Xiaomi's domestic market.

The Xiaomi 11T features a 6.67-inch FHD+ display with a 120Hz refresh rate, 480Hz touch response rate and Corning Gorilla Glass Victus layer. Its triple rear camera system includes a 108-megapixel main sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor and a tele-macro camera that offers 3x zoom. It flaunts a 16-megapixel selfie camera on the front. The phone sports a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. The phone is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 1200 chipset, packs a 5000mAh battery and supports 67W fast-charging support.

The Xiaomi 11T Pro features the same display as the standard Xiaomi 11T. It comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset paired with up to 12GB RAM. The phone also packs the same battery but, supports 120W fast charging support. The camera system on the Xiaomi 11T Pro includes an 8-megapixel telemacro sensor along with the other lenses found on the Xiaomi 11T. It has dual Harman Kardon speakers with Dolby Atmos, and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for security.

If introduced, the Xiaomi 11T and Xiaomi 11T Pro will join the Mi 11X, Mi 11X Pro, Mi 11 Lite and Xiaomi 11 Lite NE 5G, as company's premium offerings.