Announcement. Xiaomi 13 Pro - senior flagship, big flagship (+AliExpress prices)

Photo Announcement. Xiaomi 13 Pro - senior flagship, big flagship (+AliExpress prices)

Xiaomi today announced a pair of flagship smartphones in its native China Xiaomi 13 and Xiaomi 13 Pro.

Briefly. Smartphones have the same hardware and memory. Both are IP68 water and dust resistant. "Proshka" is slightly larger, with a more serious screen and cameras. More expensive, of course.

This news is dedicated to the older smartphone. And you can read about the younger device here.

So. Xiaomi 13 Pro.

The chipset is a brand new top Snapdragon 8 Gen 2. Those. in AnTuTu we are waiting deep for a million parrots. 8 or 12 GB RAMyat LPDDR5X. 128GB to 512GB UFS 4.0 persistent storage. Support for memory cards, of course, no.

The screen is very similar to the one used in the predecessor Xiaomi 12 Pro. Diagonal 6.73 "(109 cm²), insanely high resolution 1440x3200 (521 ppi), refresh rate up to 120 Hz (LTPO, we can dynamically change the frequency). The brightness has grown to simply indecent values ​​- up to 1200 nits maximum and up to 1900 nits peak.

Battery capacity is not particularly impressive, 4820 mAh. The charging speed is huge - 120W. You can’t call wireless charging slow either - 50W direct (and 10W reverse).th).

The front camera has a resolution of 32 MP.

There are three rear cameras, a classic trio of main, wide-angle and telephoto (3X). The resolution of all three cameras is the same - 50 MP. The main camera uses a rare Sony IMX989 inch sensor. Only the wide-angle camera does not have optical stabilization.

Other. Everything is expected. There is an NFC module, support for 5G networks, Type-C, a sixth Wi-Fi and even an IR blaster. The fingerprint scanner is located under the screen.

Of "our" LTE bands, only Band 20 is missing (Xiaomi 13 doesn't have Band 7 either).

And about d��ngah.

¥4999 (₽44800, $718), ¥5399 (₽48400, $776), ¥5799 (₽52000, $833) and ¥6299 (₽56500, $905) for versions 8+128, 8+256, 12+ 256 and 12+512 GB respectively. (Xiaomi 13 cheaper by ¥1000-¥1300).

Xiaomi 13 Pro has already appeared on AliExpress. Here the prices are somewhat less humane. $999 (₽68900), $1109 (₽76500), $1209 (₽83400) and $1329 (₽91700) respectively.

Key features of Xiaomi 13 Pro:

ScreenOLED, 6.73", 109 cm², 1440x3200, 521 ppi, 120 Hz, 240 Hz sensor polling rate, 1B (10 bit) colors, touch, capacitive, multi-touch, LTPO, Gorilla Glass Victus HardwareQualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2
3.19 GHz, 1 x Kryo Prime (Cortex-X3), 2 x Kryo Gold (Cortex-A715), 2 x Kryo Gold (Cortex-A710), 3 x Kryo Silver (Cortex-A510), Adreno 740 Memory RAM 8-12 GB, ROM 128-512 GB, no memory card, LPDDR5X, UFS 4.0 Mobile Internet5G
EDGE Mobile Networks5G Bands 1,3,5,8,28,38,40,41,77-79
LTE Bands 1,3-5,7,8,12,17-19,26,34,38-42
UMTS Bands 1(2100), 4(1700), 5(850), 6(800), 8(900), 19(800)
GSM Bands 3(1800), 5(850), 8 (900)
CDMA 800 Li-Pol battery, 4820 mAh, fast charging 120.00 W, wireless charging 50.00 W, reverse wireless charging 10.00 W Dimensions162.9 x 74.6 x 8.38 mm Weight210 g Rear camera: triple, flash, autofocus
- 50 MP, f/1.9, 1/1.00", 1.60μm, 23.00mm, Sony IMX989, HyperOIS, 8K@24fps, 4K@60fps
- 50 MP, telephoto, f/2.0, 75.00mm, OIS
- 50 MP wideAngular, f/2.2, 115°, 14.00mm
front camera: 32 MP, no flash, no autofocus NavigationGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo OS Android, MIUI 14 SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Approximation, Light, Fingerprint scanner (screen), NFC USBType-C

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