- Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra has been reportedly discontinued in India
- Its entire stock for India has been sold out
- It will be replaced by a new flagship in 2022
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra has been reportedly discontinued in India. According to India Today Tech, the company has no plans to sell the smartphone in the country again. The listing of the Mi 11 Ultra has been removed from Xiaomi India’s website.
The Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (review) was announced in April in India. It debuted as the most powerful flagship phone from the brand. Apart from featuring premium specs such as a 6.8-inch OLED display, Snapdragon 888, and 48MP triple cameras, it also features a secondary display on its back. It was made available in India with a price tag of Rs 69,999.
Xiaomi 11 Ultra discontinued in India
While it was announced in April in India, the Mi 11 Ultra’s market release was delayed a couple of times. It finally went on sale in early July in limited quantities. According to the report, the company has sold the entire stock of the Mi 11 Ultra that it had allotted for India. Now that the entire stock has been sold, the company has no plans to import more units of the Mi 11 Ultra from China to India.
The report further says that Xiaomi will continue to focuson the premium category in the country. Hence, it plans to replace the Mi 11 Ultra with a new flagship in the coming year.
To recollect, the Mi 11 Ultra featured a 6.81-inch OLED QHD+ 120Hz display, Snapdragon 888, 12GB of RAM LPDDR5 RAM, 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage, and a 5,000mAh battery that supports 67W fast charging, a 20-megapixel front camera, and a 50-megapixel (main) + 48-megapixel (periscope telephoto) + 48-megapixel (ultra-wide) triple camera unit. It offers other features like JBL powered stereo speakers, MIUI 12.5 based Android 11, in-screen fingerprint scanner, 67W wireless charging, and 10W reverse wireless charging.
Upcoming Xiaomi phones for India (expected)
Xiaomi is expected to announce three new phones in the coming weeks. The first is the Xiaomi 11T Pro, which debuted globally in September. Its key specs include a 6.67-inch AMOLED FHD+ 120Hz display, Snapdragon 888, up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM, up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage, a 5,000mAh battery with 120W fast charging support, a 16-megapixel front camera, and 108-megapixel triple rear cameras.
The Xiaomi 11i and 11i HyperCharge is also expected to arrive in India as a rebranded version of China’s Redmi Note 11 Pro and Note 11 Pro+. Both phones are expected to arrive with specs like a 6.67-inch AMOLED FHD+ 120Hz display, Dimensity 920 chip, up to 12GB of LPDDR4x RAM, up to 256GB of UFS 2.2 storage, a 16-megapixel front camera, and 108-megapixel triple rear shooters. The 11i will house a 5,160mAh battery with 67W fast charging, whereas the 11i HyperCharge edition will get a 4,500mAh battery with 120W fast charging support.
The 11T Pro is likely to launch in November in India. It is unclear whether the 11i and 11i HyperCharge will be announced alongside it.