- Redmi Note 11S has been seemingly teased in India
- It features a 108-megapixel main camera
- The company may announce it later this month
Redmi Note 11S India launch has been teased. The company has released its first teaser today, which suggests that it may debut as early as this month in the country. The teaser has revealed the rear camera design of the phone.
The Redmi Note 11S is expected to succeed the Redmi Note 10S (review), which was announced last year in March. It is speculated that the Note 11S will arrive with key specs like a 90Hz screen, a Dimensity 5G chip, up to 8GB RAM / 128GB of storage, and MIUI 13.
Redmi Note 11S teased in India
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The “1S is Coming” text in the teaser hints that the device could be called the Redmi Note 11S. A careful look at the text below the rear cameras of the phone reveals that it is equipped with a 108-megapixel primary camera. However, it is unclear whether the device has a triple or quad-camera unit. Its edges seem to be flat, and it has a SIM card slot on its left spine. Unfortunately, the teaser has no information on the specs of the Note 11s. It appears that the company will be releasing teasers in the coming days before confirming its launch date.
Redmi Note 11S specifications (rumoured)
It is believed that the Redmi phone with the 2201117SI model number might debut as the Redmi Note 11S in India. Model numbers like 2201117TG, 2201117SG, 2201117SY, and 2201117TY that have been spotted at certification platforms like NBTC, EEC, and BIS are also associated with the Note 11S. The NBTC certification of the device has revealed that it could be a 4G LTE device, whereas its FCC listing revealed that it will come preinstalled with the latest MIUI 13.
Rumours surrounding the Note 11S have revealed that it will be equipped with a 90Hz display, but it is unclear whether it features an AMOLED or LCD panel. For photography, its 108-megapixel Samsung HM2 primary camera could be accompanied by an 8-megapixel Sony IMX355 ultrawide lens and a 2-megapixel OmniVision OV2A macro camera. For selfies, it may feature a 13-megapixel front-facing camera. It is likely to house a big battery with fast charging support. The Note 11S will be powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 5G chipset. The FCC certification of the device revealed that it may arrive in variants like 6GB RAM + 64GB storage, 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage.
According to a recent report by 91mobiles, which cited popular tipster Mukul Sharma has source claimed that the internal testing of the Note 11S has already started in different markets like Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Europe. While it is expected to release in India soon, it is likely to release in global markets by the end of February.
Redmi Note 11S price in India (expected)
Xiaomi India has already launched a Note 11 series called the Redmi Note 11T in India. Announced back in November 2021 it has been available with a starting price of Rs 16,999. Hence, it appears that the Note 11s with a 108-megapixel camera is likely to be positioned higher than the Note 11T.