In the present-day scenario, Xiaomi has become one of the rising stars in the world of smartphones. It almost shook the world with its 12S Ultra, which could easily compete with premium brand smartphones from OnePlus, Samsung, or Apple. Motorola has already announced that the X40 Pro would arrive in December, but Xiaomi is also not far behind and has planned to launch its 13 series in December 2022. The 13 series will have two premium phones, the Xiaomi 13 and Xiaomi 13 Pro, and the Pro model will be the flagship one. Read the blog to find out the specifications in detail and what the 13-series has to offer.
Xiaomi 13 Pro Specifications
The Xiaomi 13 Pro retains many similar characteristics of the 12 series but with massive improvements.
Body: Xiaomi 13 Pro comes with an aluminum frame and is expected to have dimensions of 163 mm x 74.6 mm x 8.8 mm. The device will weigh 229 g, which is on the heavier side, but it has a sleek design that will provide a comfortable grip. The front will get the Gorilla Glass Victus, and the device comes with IP68 protection.
Display: This smartphone comes with a 6.73-inch LTPO AMOLED display and supports HDR10+ and Dolby Vision. The bezel-less display of the Xiaomi 13 Pro is expected to have 1 billion colors and provide a brightness of up to 1000 nits (HBM) and 1500 nits (peak). With a high pixel density of around 521 PPI, the resolution of the Xiaomi 13 Pro is 1440 x 3200 pixels. The aspect ratio of the device is 20:9, and it has a refresh rate of 120 Hz. The Xiaomi 13 Pro has an under-display fingerprint scanner and virtual proximity sensor.
Technical: The device will come fresh out of the box with Android 13 and MIUI 14. The Xiaomi 13 Pro will run on the most powerful chipset available in the market, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2. This chipset will surely enhance the performance of the device in possibly every field and will be supported by an Octa-Core CPU and an Adreno 740 GPU. The Xiaomi 13 Pro will have two RAM variants (8 GB and 12 GB), and the internal storage will come in 128 GB, 256 GB, and 512 GB. The device is devoid of a memory card slot, and the 128 GB variant will have UFS 3.1, while the 256 GB and 512 GB variants will have UFS 4.0. Where the Xiaomi 12 S had an AnTuTu benchmark of 1089755, the Xiaomi 13 Pro is showing its score to be 1195633 points.
Rear Camera: Leica Camera is a renowned company known for creating high-end cameras, optical lenses, microscopes, and photographic lenses. Xiaomi’s collaboration with Leica began in the 12 series and will continue in the 13 series. The Xiaomi 13 Pro comes with a square camera module with the name Leica on it and has a triple camera setup. The wide lens is 50.3 MP, the ultrawide lens is 50 MP, and the telephoto lens is 50 MP. The wide camera is equipped with the Sony IMX 989 sensor, while the ultrawide and telephoto cameras have the Samsung S5KJN1 sensor. The telephoto lens offers 3.2x optical zoom, and videos can be shot at 8K at 24 FPS, 4K at 30/60 FPS, 1080p at 30/120/240/960 FPS, and 720p at 1920 FPS. Features like a dual-tone LED flash, HDR, and panorama are also present.
Selfie Camera: The Xiaomi 13 Pro has a 32 MP front camera, which is embedded in the form of a punch hole and is present in the middle of the screen top. The selfie camera comes with both HDR and panorama and videos can be shot at 1080p at 30/60 FPS and 720p at 120 FPS.
Sound: In the department of sound, it is very hard to beat Xiaomi at this moment, as the device comes with four stereo speakers tuned by Harman Kardon. Xiaomi and Harman Kardon started collaborating on the MI 11 series, and the sound quality from then on has set a new bar for other companies. The volume rockers are present on the right upper side, just above the power button, but the device lacks an audio jack and a radio.
Battery And Connectivity: The Xiaomi 13 Pro has a 4800 mAh non-removable battery and supports 120W fast charging. The device will also have 50 W wireless and 10 W reverse wireless charging options. The device comes with WiFi 802.11 and Bluetooth 5.2 and has the desired 5G support. NFC support, an IR blaster, and an infrared port are also present, along with a USB Type-C 2.0 charging port. The Xiaomi 13 Pro will also support Quick Charge 4+ and have a power delivery rate of 3.0.
As per various reports, the Xiaomi 13 Pro will be available in Ceramic Black, Wilderness Green, and Ceramic White, with an expected price tag between $500 and $600. The device was set to launch on December 1, 2022, along with the Xiaomi Buds 4 TWS earbuds and the Xiaomi Watch S2. However, due to the untimely death of former Chinese President Jiang Zemin, the event has been rescheduled for December 11.