The latest offering from Redmi dubbed the Redmi Note 11S smartphone will be going on its first sale in India today, February 21. Also, details about the upcoming handset’s availability in the country have been confirmed. To recall, the Redmi Note 11S was launched in India along with the Redmi Note 11 earlier this year. The smartphone comes with an eye-catching AMOLED display that offers a 90Hz refresh rate.
Aside from that, the newly launched handset house four rear-mounted cameras featuring a 108MP main camera. Under the hood, the phone packs a MediaTek Helio G96 processor. Also, it uses a 5,000mAh battery unit that supports 33W Pro fast charging.
Redmi Note 11S First Sale In India
The Redmi Note 11S smartphone’s price in India is INR 16,499 for the 6GB RAM+64GB storage model. Alternatively, you can go for the 6GB RAM+128GB storage variant if you are willing to shell out INR 17,499. Likewise, the highest-end model will come with 8GB of RAM and offer 128GB of onboard storage for a slightly steeper price of INR 18,499. Furthermore, you can choose between Space Black, Polar White, and Horizon Blue color options.
Furthermore, the Redmi Note 11S will be available for purchase starting today, February 21, at 12 pm IST. You can head straight to Mi.com or Amazon India to place your order. Aside from that, the phone will be available on major retail outlets across India, including Mi Home stores and Mi Studios. Also, you can avail of an instant discount of up to INR 1,000 on your order if you use Baroda Bank cards and opt for EMI transactions.
Aside from that, various retail channels will be doling out unmissable exchange offers and no-cost EMI options. For instance, you can get up to INR 16,500 off for exchanges through Mi Exchange. Moreover, if you pay for the smartphone via ZestMoney, you can get a 1,000 cashback.
Redmi is reportedly planning to launch a 5G version of the Redmi Note 11S smartphone. While details about the phone’s 5G variant are still scarce, the Redmi Note 11S smartphone’s specifications have already been revealed. First off, the Note 11S will sport a 6.43-inch AMOLED Dot Display that delivers a 90Hz refresh rate and full-HD+ resolution. Under the hood, the phone packs an octa-core MediaTek Helio G96 SoC. Also, the phone comes with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM.
Furthermore, the phone houses four cameras at the back. This rear camera setup features a 108MP Samsung HM2 main camera, an 8MP ultra-wide camera, a 2MP macro camera, and a 2MP depth camera. Upfront, the phone features a 16MP shooter for capturing selfies and video calling. The new Redmi phone will ship with up to 128GB of UFS 2.2 storage. Moreover, the phone has a microSD card for storage expansion (up to 1TB).
The dual-SIM phone’s 5,000mAh battery supports 33W Pro fast charging. It runs Android 11 with MIUI 13 on top. Lastly, the Note 11S offers a myriad of connectivity options like a 3.5mm headphone jack, USB Type-C, Infrared (IR) blaster, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, and 4G LTE.