Xiaomi ultimate announced its most fresh flagship sequence – the Xiaomi 13 and 13 Professional. Every handsets mosey on Qualcomm’s most fresh and supreme Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset in accordance with TSMC’s 4nm manufacturing route of. Likely more importantly, the two devices offer a immense upgrade in the camera department and flaunt a fresh beget. They’re finest launching in China, however we quiz them to be launched globally soon passable.
Xiaomi 13 Professional
For all intents and capabilities, the Xiaomi 13 Professional’s level to stays unchanged. The Xiaomi 12 Professional had a 6.73-crawl level to, and we safe the similar one with nearly identical specs. Those encompass a 120Hz variable refresh price since or now no longer it’s an LTPO panel, 1440 x 3200px willpower, HDR10 , Dolby Imaginative and prescient, HLG and 1920Hz DC dimming towards aggressive PWM. The level to additionally has an ambient color temperature sensor that lets in it to modify the color temperature on the cruise.
The categorical upgrade here is the advertised most and top brightness. The fresh 13 Professional’s level to can illuminate all of the ground teach at 1,200 nits, whereas the tip brightness boost all the draw by strategy of HDR video playback, as an illustration, can reach 1,900 nits.
The aforementioned Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 is paired with LPDDR5X reminiscence and subsequent-technology UFS 4.0 storage.
As a ways as cameras toddle, the Xiaomi 13 Professional once more aspects a triple 50MP setup on the advantage, however with notable upgrades. The illustrious 1-crawl Sony IMX989, 1.6µm sensor from the Xiaomi 12S Ultra is now paired with a Leica-branded lens with an f/1.9 aperture and Hyper OIS.
The telephoto camera additionally will get a mighty upgrade. Or now no longer it’s again 50MP however with a extra 3x zoom reach and Leica Floating Lens ingredient, however with a barely smaller f/2.0 opening. The involving bit is that it has a shut focusing distance of ultimate 10 cm.
The ultrawide would no longer get any fresh cherish tech – or now no longer it’s the amazing frail 50MP, f/2.2, 14mm unit with macro give a opt to, which methodology AF is on the menu, too.
Battery will get a tiny bump to 4,820 mAh and is paired with Xiaomi’s Surge G1 chip allowing safe 120W wired charging and 50W wireless charging. There’s additionally the conventional 10W reverse wireless charging. Nothing fresh here.
Other aspects encompass Dolby Atmos-tuned stereo speakers with Dolby’s fresh head monitoring feature, IR blaster and, of route, IP68 mud and water protection, which is a fresh addition to Xiaomi’s mainstream flagship sequence.
The system is available in the market in four paint jobs over the ceramic advantage – White, Sunless, Inexperienced and some form of Mild Blue, which is a leather-based iteration and now no longer ceramic. The camera island is now sq.-ish with oval corners.
The Xiaomi 13’s level to is now a dinky better, measuring 6.36″ in diagonal and has truly the similar specs as sooner than – 1080 x 2400px willpower, 120Hz refresh price (no granular preserve watch over available in the market as or now no longer it’s now no longer LTPO), Dolby Imaginative and prescient, HDR10 and HLG give a opt to and is aided by an ambient color temperature sensor. Nonetheless, the OLED panel fits the 13 Professional’s most and top brightness – 1,200 and 1,900 nits, respectively.
The camera setup on the advantage additionally will get the Leica treatment on all of its cameras. Doubtlessly the critical unit is 50 MP, f/1.8, 23mm, 1/1.56″, 1.0µm and Hyper OIS. Extra importantly, we now safe a correct kind telephoto on board, which was once the Xiaomi 12’s predominant disadvantage. There’s a 10MP OIS-aided camera with a Leica lens, f/2.0 aperture and native 3x zoom. The ultrawide is now 12MP with an f/2.2 aperture, seemingly with out autofocus give a opt to.
The battery setup is the similar, too – a 4,500 mAh cell succesful of 67W rapid wired charging, 50W wireless charging and 10W reverse wireless charging.
The Xiaomi 13’s bonus aspects additionally encompass Dolby Atmos stereo speakers with Dolby Head Monitoring, an IR blaster and IP68 certification towards water and dust.
Unlike the Professional, the vanilla model settles for original glass on its advantage and is available in the market in Sunless, Mild Inexperienced, Mild Blue, Gray and White. Further flashy colours are additionally available in the market – Crimson, Yellow, Inexperienced and Blue however finest the Mild Blue possibility is fabricated from leather-based, ultimate like the Pre. And although the advantage beget of the camera island is equivalent to the 13 Professional, the vanilla 13 stands out with a luminous, flat aspect body with iPhone-esque vibes.
Pricing and availability
The two telephones are up for pre-characterize in China with shipments starting December 14. The Xiaomi 13 in its rotten 8/128GB tremendous is CNY3,999 ($575), whereas the tip 12/512GB model is 4,999 ($720). The center 8/256GB and 12/256GB items are CNY4,299 and CNY4,599, respectively.
The Xiaomi 13 Professional’s most realistic 8/128GB model is 4,999 ($720) with the roomiest 12/512GB prices CNY6,299 ($900). Global availability and pricing will be announced afterward.