The Xiaomi 13 Pro launch in India on February 26, 2023 at 9:30 PM ( IST )
Live Streaming Event
The much awaited launch will be live streamed across Xiaomi’s official website and on its Indian social media handles. Check it out at Mobile World Congress ( MWC ) starting at 9:30 PM IST ( 4PM UTC ) on Xiaomi’s official website and social media accounts.
The Xiaomi 13 and Xiaomi 13 Pro were unveiled in China back in December 2022, although only the ‘Pro’ model is set to debut outside China.
Brand New Chipset, Pricing
The Pro model is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Chipset, among the first phones to use this chipset.
The Xiaomi 13 Pro features a starting price CNY 4,999 ( Roughly Rs. 59,500 ). However, the Xiaomi 13 Pro price in India could start anywhere under Rs. 70,000.
The Device gets a 6.73- inch QHD+ E6 Curved AMOLED display that uses an LTPO panel.
The screen boasts a 120Hz variable refresh rate ( 1Hz – 120 Hz ), and a 240Hz touch sampling rate.
Additionally, the 10-bit panel supports HDR10+, Dolby vision, and HLG formats.
The display also boasts a peak brightness of 1,900 nits.
The handset runs on the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC which is paired with up to 12GB LPPDR5X RAM and up to 512 GB UFS 4.0 storage. It runs Android 13 Based MIUI 14 out of the box.
The phone gets a triple camera setup comprising 550 MP Sony IMX989 1-inch sensor with an f/1.9 aperture and Hyper OIS.
Xiaomi has also updated the telephoto camera on the 13 Pro, opting for a 50 MP sensor with a 3x optical zoom and Leica’s Floating Lens element. Lastly, there’s a 50 MP Ultra Wide unit with an f/2.2 aperture and a macro mode.
Up front, there’s a 32 MP selfie camera.
The handset packs a 4,820 mAh battery with 120W fast charging support as well as 50W wireless and 10W reverse wireless charging support. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE an in-display fingerprint sensor, Wi-Fi 6, NFC, GPS, a USB Type-C port, and Bluetooth 5.3.
Storage, color options
It is available in 8GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB, 12GB + 256GB and 12GB + 512GB capacities.
It is anticipated to be available in ceramic white, ceramic black, ceramic flora green and mountain blue.