Xiaomi 13, 13 Pro to support 100W charging, likely to launch in November


  • Xiaomi 13 series is in the works
  • It may debut in November this year
  • Likely to come with 100W charging and 50W wireless charging support

Xiaomi 13 series is in the works. The company recently unveiled the Xiaomi 12S, 12S Pro, and 12S Ultra with the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 onboard in China. Several reports have claimed that the Xiaomi 13 series will debut as early as November this year.

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Rumours are rife that the Xiaomi 13 lineup will be equipped with the upcoming Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 mobile platform. Reports have revealed that the series will include two devices, namely, the Xiaomi 13 and Xiaomi 13 Pro. These devices will debut first in China, and later, they will be released in other markets. A new leak that has surfaced today has revealed the battery and charging capabilities of the Xiaomi 13 series.

Xiaomi 13, 13 Pro to support 100W charging

Xiaomi 12S

Xiaomi 13 could be a compact flagship like Xiaomi 12S

According to Chinese tipster Digital Chat Station, the Xiaomi 13 series will be equipped with a single-cell battery. To recall, recent Xiaomi flagship phones have adopted dual-cell battery technology in order to support higher charging speeds like 120W. For example, the Xiaomi 12S Pro, which just came out, has a 4,600mAh dual-cell battery with 120W fast charging support.

The tipster further revealed that the Xiaomi 13 lineup will carry support for 100W fast charging with the company’s self-developed fast charging IC, which could be the Surge P1 chip or its successor. The Xiaomi 13 series will also support 50W wireless charging.

Xiaomi 13 series may launch in November

As per the grapevine, Qualcomm is expected to announce the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset in November. Hence, it is also being speculated that Xiaomi may unveil the Xiaomi 13 and 13 Pro as the first Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 powered smartphones in November.

It appears that the Xiaomi 13 lineup will be debuting around one month earlier than its predecessor. To recall, the Xiaomi 12 series of flagship phones were announced in December 2021 in China. The Xiaomi 13 is likely to debut as a compact flagship phone, whereas the 13 Pro will be a larger device. Both phones are expected to feature Leica-powered triple rear cameras.


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