Redmi Note 11 Pro is the umpteenth cellphone that uses SoC or chipsets MediaTek Helio G96. In the Xiaomi HP family, chipsets this one is also used by POCO M4 Pro. It’s not without reason that Helio G96 is widely used by manufacturers smartphones.
The reason is, the Helio G96 has proven to have reliable performance. Besides that, chipsets this is also the most logical choice for a number of mobile phone manufacturers, in the midst of price hikes and scarcity chipsets after the Covid-19 pandemic.
However, the potential of the Redmi Note 11 Pro is of course not only in the performance sector, right?
Caris Signal also had the opportunity to test the Redmi Note 11 Pro after Redmi Indonesia sent a test unit. We did the test to find out what potential the direct successor to the Redmi Note 10 Pro has.
Apart from that, we will also explore a number of things that need to be noted about the cellphone. Check out our discussion in this article to the end!
|Screen||AMOLED 6.67 inches|
|Chipsets||MediaTek Helio G96|
108 MP (wide)
8 MP (ultrawide)
2 MP (macro)
|Battery||LiPo 5000 mAh|
Fill in the Sales Box
The sales box for the Redmi Note 11 Pro has a white base color, typical of Redmi phones. The box is quite sturdy with a sticker that says “Official Xiaomi Guarantee” and “We Are Made in Indonesia” in the upper left corner. The front of the box contains an illustration of the cellphone, while the back contains information on the main features.
When we first open the box, we find a white compartment containing several objects. There is a user manual and warranty sheet, softcase clear, as well as the SIM card ejector.
Then right below the compartment there is a cellphone unit that is still wrapped in protective plastic. Then at the bottom of the box, there is a USB C cable as well as a head chargers with output power 67W.
By looking at what’s in the sales box or box for the Redmi Note 11 Pro, we can say that the sales package is complete. On the other hand, Xiaomi’s move to include chargers and softcase deserves to be appreciated.
The reason is, some manufacturers are now starting to eliminate chargers in the HP sales package, even if it’s a middle-class HP.
The Redmi Note 11 Pro unit that was sent to the Cari signal editorial office has a color variant Graphite Grey. The gray color on the back cover is visible when viewed closely. However, when viewed from a different angle, this cellphone emits a black color.
This color variant has finishing matt aka not glossy, so fingerprints and oil stains don’t stick easily. Even if something sticks, it’s easy to clean. In addition to the colors we tested, the Redmi Note 11 Pro is also available in Polar White and Star Blue variants.
Xiaomi does not explain the design name on this Redmi cellphone. However, several things make it different from its predecessor, the Redmi Note 10 Pro.
The first is the flat shape (flat) on the edge covering of the back cover and the frame section. The flat shape has become a trend of various smartphones release 2022. Also includes Redmi Note 11 and Redmi Note 11 Pro 5Ganother phone in the Redmi Note 11 Series.
Usually, a phone with a back cover and housing flat makes the handheld impression a little uncomfortable. However, not with the Redmi Note 11 Pro. The reason is, the frame of this cellphone is not really flat. There are slight curves that make it different, for example, compared to the iPhone 5s frame.
The second difference compared to its predecessor is the rear camera module. The rear camera module of the Redmi Note 11 Pro appears more minimalist than its predecessor. Even so, the bulge that is generated is bigger.
There are two levels of protrusions on the rear camera module. The first tier is housing for three camera lenses and a lamp flash. While the second level is filled with one main camera lens.
The protrusion due to the two levels of the module clearly makes this cellphone shake easily when placed on a table. Especially when the back cover of the cellphone is facing down. Install softcase Default doesn’t seem to solve this problem either.
Because softcase just eliminating the bump that was on the first level. The second level bump caused by the main camera remains appeared. Apart from these bumps, we didn’t encounter any other problems with the design of the Redmi Note 11 Pro.
kindly build quality this phone is sturdy. There is no hollow sensation when we tap the back cover. Strange noises also don’t appear when the body of the cellphone is squeezed.
In fact, this phone doesn’t feel that heavy, even though it weighs 202 grams. The full dimensions of the Redmi Note 11 Pro are 164.19 x 76.1 x 8.12 mm. For adult hands, this cellphone is still quite comfortable to operate with one hand.
Some of the components that can be found on the frame of this phone are the volume buttons and buttons power on the right side. Knob power It doubles as a fingerprint scanner.
Then on the bottom side there is a SIM slot hybrid (2 SIM cards or 1 SIM card and 1 microSD), USB C port, microphone and speaker main. The left side is empty, then the top side is there audio jacks 3.5mm. hole speaker secondary connected to earpiecesa second microphone, and Infrared blaster.