Without revealing the reasons, Xiaomi postponed the launch of the Xiaomi 13, the premium cell phone that was scheduled for December 2022. The announcement was made through a text on the Weibo social network, where the Chinese brand has an official profile, in the last week. Hours before suspending the event, the company had released a teaser with some details of the technical sheet of the devices in the series.
The specialized site Android Police believes that this postponement was due to the death of the former president of the People’s Republic of China, Jiang Zemin. Without a new official date for this release, the MySmartPrice speculates that the event should be scheduled by Xiaomi for the end of December, the usual period for the manufacturer’s smartphone announcements.
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The information released by Xiaomi only addresses the camera specifications of the Xiaomi 13 Pro model. The top of the line will have a main sensor of 50 megapixels, model IMX989 from Sony, with 1 inch in size. In addition, the camera set will consist of two more 50 MP cameras, one of which is a 75 mm telephoto lens from the Leica brand, resulting from the unprecedented partnership signed this year.
On the other hand, rumors indicate that the camera set located on the back of the standard model of the Xiaomi 13 line should be a little simpler, with a 50 MP sensor, model IMX800, also from Sony, accompanied by a 13 MP ultra-wide camera. and a 10 MP telephoto lens.
Details leaked by a benchmark application indicate that the Xiaomi 13 Pro may come with Qualcomm’s unprecedented Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor and 12 GB of RAM. In addition, the device should have a 4,800 mAh battery and a 120 W ultra-fast charger, according to the latest speculation.
The international press is also confident that there will be a big difference in screens between the two models, because while the normal Xiaomi 13 should come with a 6.3-inch OLED display with Full HD resolution, the “Pro” model should have an OLED with 6.73” in size and 2K resolution.
With information from Android Police and MySmartPrice