Xiaomi has lastly accomplished its newest flagship lineup (take a look at our MWC protection on the other Xiaomi 13 devices) with the launch of the highly-anticipated Xiaomi 13 Extremely. The highest-of-the-line machine boasts a number of upgrades over final 12 months’s Xiaomi 12S Extremely (we additionally lined the launch of the Xiaomi 12T series in October final 12 months), together with an improved quad-camera system, a brighter show, a refreshed design, and higher efficiency. From the spec sheet, we are able to see that the brand new Xiaomi flagship is the nemesis of the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra (apart from the 200 MP taking pictures mode and a few variations together with charging velocity) which we lined the launch in February in San Francisco.
This new Extremely smartphone encompasses a versatile quad-camera system, which features a 50MP Sony IMX989 1-inch essential digital camera with a variable aperture, two 50MP IMX858 telephoto cameras with OIS and 5X and three.2X optical zooms, and a 50MP IMX858 ultra-wide digital camera with autofocus. The digital camera system affords assist for 2 photographic kinds developed in partnership with Leica, a number of Leica filters, and 4K 60fps video seize assist with Dolby Imaginative and prescient. Moreover, the machine encompasses a 32MP selfie digital camera with dynamic framing and HDR assist.
The fantastic 6.73-inch WQHD+ AMOLED show boasts a peak brightness of 2600 nits, making it the brightest show on a smartphone to date. It affords 1-120Hz adaptive refresh fee assist, as much as 240Hz contact sampling fee, and Dolby Imaginative and prescient, HDR10+, HDR10, and HLG assist. The show can be calibrated in accordance with the brand new CIE 2015 calorimetry, guaranteeing constant coloration replica throughout all lately launched Xiaomi units.
The flagship is powered by Qualcomm’s newest flagship SoC, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, which is paired with as much as 16GB LPDDR5X RAM and as much as 1TB of quick UFS 4.0 storage. The machine additionally options Xiaomi’s new in-house Loop LiquidCool know-how, which helps to maintain temperatures in examine throughout demanding duties reminiscent of taking part in video games and capturing 4K movies at 60fps.
Different noteworthy options embrace a 5000mAh battery with 90W wired and 50W wi-fi quick charging assist, twin audio system, Gorilla Glass Victus safety on the show, and an IP68 mud and water resistance score. The machine runs on MIUI 14 based mostly on Android 13.
Value and Availability
The Xiaomi 13 Extremely is now accessible for pre-order in China (the corporate has not disclosed any data concerning its worldwide launch but) in three stylish colours: Black, White, and Olive Inexperienced. It affords three RAM/storage choices with the next value factors:
- 12GB + 256GB: RMB 5,999 (~$870)
- 16GB + 512GB: RMB 6,499 (~$945)
- 16GB + 1TB: RMB 7,299 (~$1,060)
General, the brand new Xiaomi telephone is undoubtedly among the finest ones to hit the market this 12 months, with its versatile digital camera system, shiny show, and top-notch efficiency. We’ll evaluate each the Xiaomi 13 Professional and Xiaomi 13 Extremely and publish their respective Ubergizmo’s CAMERA HW rating, so, keep tuned!