Redmi Note 11 series may get Snapdragon SoC in global markets, tipped to launch in Q1 2022


  • Redmi Note 11 series global launch timeline has been tipped
  • The smartphones will reportedly come with a new design and Snapdragon SoC in Vietnam
  • The Redmi Note 11 lineup is also rumoured to be launched under different monikers in India

The Redmi Note 11 series is tipped to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor in international markets. The report comes from a Vietnamese publication It has also tipped the launch timeline of the device in the country. 

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The Xiaomi sub-brand debuted the Redmi Note 11 series in its home market at the end of October. The lineup consists of standard, Pro, Pro+ variants, and all three devices are powered by MediaTek’s Dimensity processor. 

Redmi Note 11 series global variant could come with Snapdragon SoC

Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G, Note 11 Pro+ 5G

The Redmi Note 11 series Chinese variants

According to, the Redmi Note 11 series will reportedly launch in Vietnam in the first quarter of 2022. We can expect the Xiaomi sub-brand to launch the smartphone in March next year in India since its predecessor was also launched at the same time. 

Compared to the Chinese variants, the Redmi Note 11 series is said to come with a different design and also Snapdragon processors under the hood instead of MediaTek’s Dimensity chipsets. However, it remains to be seen which Snapdragon processor will power the smartphones. It’s also unclear whether the Indian market will get Snapdragon editions of the Redmi Note 11 lineup. 

Apart from this, the report doesn’t reveal any additional information on the Redmi Note 11’s global launch. As per leaks and rumours, the Redmi Note 11 is tipped to launch in India as a rebranded Redmi Note 11T 5G. On the other hand, the Pro and Pro+ variants will reportedly debut as Xiaomi 11i and Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge. 


Viraj Gawde

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