Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G (China) review

Added by on 10.20.21 | Last update 01.27.22
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G (China) review

The Redmi Note 11 Pro is one of the exciting new devices from Chinese company Xiaomi unveiled in the fall of 2021. If until a while ago each Note device was perceived as a real revolution in the market, today the situation stands a little more calm. Now the manufacturer sticks to another strategy - it slowly-slowly improves its models. What exactly does the Redmi Note 11 Pro offer, we will look at in the following lines.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G (China) Specifications

  • Release date: 2021, October 28
  • Colors: Mysterious Black, Forest Green, Timeless Purple, Milky Way Blue
  • Dimensions: 163.7 x 76.2 x 8.3 mm.
  • Weight: 207 g.
  • Screen: 6.67" in, 1080 x 2400, Super AMOLED
  • Camera : Triple, 108MP
  • Chipset: MediaTek Dimensity 920 5G (6 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (2x2.5 GHz Cortex-A78 & 6x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
  • Memory: 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM
  • Battery: 5160, Li-Po, non-removable
  • Network: GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
  • Operating system: Android 11, MIUI 12.5
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

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Visually, the smartphone largely repeats its predecessor. It has similar body contours and a fingerprint scanner positioned laterally. The cameras on the rear panel are styled stylishly and the display appears bezel-less. We must also highlight another nice feature of the Redmi Note 11 Pro - its rear panel is made of tempered glass.

The device comes in a body in several colours - black, green, purple and blue. Each of them looks fresh and will appeal to a youthful audience.

The smartphone is protected to IP53 standard. It is shockproof and is protected against dust and dirt getting inside its casing.


The Redmi Note 11 Pro features a satisfyingly large AMOLED display. Its diagonal is 6.67 inches, which is becoming a preferred size by quite a few manufacturers lately. One of the plus points of its predecessor has been retained - namely the picture refresh rate of 120 Hz.

The resolution of the display is FullHD+, you will like the level of brightness and contrast. For durability and protection against accidental breakage, it's protected by Gorilla Glass 5.


Technically speaking, the Redmi Note 11 Pro has everything it takes to be competitive in the market. Underneath its hull lies a Mediatek Dimensity 920 processor, which comprises 8 cores - two of them are Cortex-A78 clocked at 2.5 GHz and the remaining 6 are Cortex-A55 clocked at 2.0 GHz. The processor is complemented by a Mali-G68 MC4 graphics core and 6 or 8 GB of RAM depending on the modification. The amount of internal storage can be 128 or 256 GB.

As a result, the Redmi Note 11 Pro handles resource-intensive applications well. It can tempt even gamers. Many games run smoothly even at maximum graphics performance. The device also has support for 5G networks.

Factory Redmi Note 11 Pro runs on Android 11 operating system and Miui 12.5 interface.


The Redmi Note 11 Pro will catch your eye with the first glance you cast at its rear panel. There you'll find a triple camera. Its main module is 108-megapixel and is wide-angle. It is complemented by an 8-megapixel wide-angle camera with a 120-degree viewing angle. To these we must add a 2-megapixel camera, tasked with letting you take exciting macro shots.

While the main camera doesn't have optical stabilization, you can create quality photos. The night ones, on the other hand, will surprise you with a good level of detail.

As for the selfie camera, it is a single camera. It is represented by a 16-megapixel module that is wide-angle. The improved algorithms and the set of exciting filters and features in the camera app will inspire you to capture even the most ordinary moments of your daily life in an interesting way.

Redmi Note 11 Pro is up to the task. Its main camera records in 4K at 30 frames per second.

Autonomous operation

Xiaomi has ensured a large enough battery capacity of 5160 mAh to enjoy the Redmi Note 11 Pro for hours on end. It is non-removable and lithium polymer. You can recharge it super fast thanks to the support of 67W fast charging technology. Tests show that in just 40 minutes, you'll have a fully recharged Redmi Note 11 Pro.

In typical modern standards, you can count on one to two days of active interaction with the smartphone. With more serious activity - several hours depending on the content you handle.


Redmi Note 11 Pro is a modern device that offers a range of positive features. These will be highly appreciated by users looking for quality at an affordable price. Among its advantages, we must count the satisfactorily large screen, the picture refresh rate, good performance and fast battery recharge. The interface is touched to the smallest detail.

You'll greatly appreciate the speed and precision of the fingerprint scanner and the robustness of the protective glass - it may not be the latest splash of technology, but it ensures a long-lasting life for the Redmi Note 11 Pro.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G (China) video review

Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G (China) and third-party sources. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should keep in mind that this is a subjective assessment. The writing of this article was not paid for or sponsored by Xiaomi.

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Hello, I am Richard Taylor, a technology expert and journalist from the UK. I have a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham. My passion is the latest technology, especially smartphones. That's why I chose to test, analyze, and write expert reviews about them. My technical expertise, combined with a deep passion for technology and years of experience, has made me a trusted source of information. Over the years, I have written reviews for various sites, but for quite some time now, I have been writing exclusively for PhonesData. You can see more about me here or read all my smartphone reviews here.

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