Xiaomi’s sub-brand, Redmi, is poised to make a significant entry into the European market, as leaked by Appuals, unveiling the much-anticipated Redmi Note 13 series launch in the region. Noteworthy is the introduction of both 5G and exclusive 4G models of the Note 13 and 13 Pro tailored specifically for the European audience, as revealed by Appuals.
Pricing and Launch Date:
As for the price, Redmi plans to be competitive. The Redmi Note 13 4G is expected to start at €199, while the Redmi Note 13 Pro 4G will have a starting price tag of €349. Official announcements for these devices in Europe are scheduled for January 4th 2024.
The leaked high-quality renders offer a tantalizing glimpse into the design of these upcoming devices. Both devices boast a punch-hole display, featuring a 6.67-inch AMOLED panel at an FHD+ resolution. Additionally, they sport a smooth 120Hz refresh rate and TUV Rheinland certification for blue light protection.
Key Design Features:
- For durability, the Redmi Note 13 incorporates Corning Gorilla Glass 3, while its Redmi Note 13 Pro counterpart utilizes the more scratch-resistant Gorilla Glass 5.
- Both phones carry an IP54 rating, making them resistant to water splashes and dust build-up inside the ports.
Performance and Internals: Under the hood, the Redmi Note 13 4G is equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 685 processor. On the other hand, the Redmi Note 13 4G Pro variant receives a performance boost with the MediaTek Helio G99 Ultra chip (potentially an enhanced version of the Helio G99). Paired with LPDDR4X RAM and UFS 2.0 storage, these Xiaomi flagship models will operate on MIUI 14.
The camera setups on these devices are noteworthy. The Redmi Note 13 4G boasts a 108MP primary sensor with an f/1.65 aperture, while the Pro model takes it up a notch with a staggering 200MP shooter. Both cameras benefit from Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), 8MP wide-angle lenses, and 2MP macro sensors. For selfies, they include 16MP front cameras.
Battery and Charging:
With 5000mAh batteries inside, the standard Note 13 4G supports 33W fast charging, while the Pro model accelerates ahead with faster 67W charging.
Stay tuned for more updates on Xiaomi’s latest flagship models in 2024