XIaomi Mi 11 Lite India launch teased, likely to launch soon 


  • Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite India launch has been officially teased
  • The Mi 11 Lite offers specs like a 90Hz display and Snapdragon 732G
  • It joins the Mi 11x and Mi 11 Ultra flagships in India

The Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite India launch has been seemingly teased by Xiaomi India Managing Director, Manu Kumar Jain. The tweet by Jain has the word “Lite” mentioned in it multiple times, which indicates that the next Xiaomi phone to hit the Indian market could be the Mi 11 Lite.

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In March, the company announced the Mi 11 Lite 4G and Mi 11 Lite 5G smartphones in global markets. Among the two devices, only the 4G variant was spotted at the BIS certification earlier this year. In addition, reliable tipster Ishan Agarwal had also claimed the company is planning to launch the Mi 11 Lite in India. While it appears that the company will only launch the 4G variant in India, it is advisable to wait for further reports to see whether the 5G model will also debut alongside it.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite India launch teased

The new tweet by Xiaomi MD Manu Kumar Jain hints that the company is gearing up to launch a new thin and lightweight smartphone that is loaded with impressive specs. While the tweet does not explicitly mention the name of the phone, it’s quite obvious that the company is teasing the the arrival of the Mi 11 Lite, which has a thickness of only 6.81mm and weighs around 157 grams.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 4G and Mi 11 Lite 5G specifications and features

Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite

The Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite is likely to launch soon in India

The Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 4G and 5G feature 6.55-inch AMOLED displays with Full HD+ resolution, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and a 90Hz refresh rate. The 4G model features Gorilla Glass 5 protection, while the 5G variant is shielded by Gorilla Glass 6.

The Mi 11 Lite 4G and Mi 11 Lite 5G are powered by Snapdragon 732G and Snapdragon 780G chipsets, respectively. These phones offer up to 8GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. For additional storage, these phones feature a microSD slot through a hybrid SIM slot.

The 4G model has a 16-megapixel front camera, whereas the 5G version has a 20-megapixel selfie snapper. The Mi 11 Lite duo’s rear-facing triple camera unit comprise a 64-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 5-megapixel macro camera. Both phones have a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, MIUI 12 based on Android 11, and a 4,250mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging.

It is speculated that the Mi 11 Lite 4G may arrive in India in variants like 6GB RAM + 64GB storage, 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage. It could arrive in colours like pink, black, and blue. In Europe, the Mi 11 Lite 4G has a starting price of €299 (~Rs 28,450) and its 5G sibling starts at €369 (~Rs 32,600).

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.