6 Xiaomi Mi 11 functions that put professional cameras in check

My 11 marks a before and after with its advances in photography and video.

The Wed 11 it is much more than a mobile. One more year, Xiaomi raises the level of its telephone catalog again with the help of a series Me that lands on the market wasting technology and innovation, with the sole goal of bringing the best possible technology to the greatest number of people.


With this new generation, Xiaomi attaches even more importance to photographic and video section, incorporating a camera system that brings together endless functions and tools that perfectly complement the capabilities of the sensors themselves, and the technology that enables technical advances such as the inclusion of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 platform, the most powerful seen in a mobile up to date.

These functions and tools, developed by the hand of film industry experts, make the Mi 11 camera one of the more versatile present on the market in 2021, and further blur the lines between smartphones and professional cameras. You do not believe it? Take a look at some of the many things the Mi 11's camera can do:

Xiaomi Mi 11 cameras

The triple rear camera of Xiaomi Mi 11.

Apply cinematic filters in real time

The extreme power behind Mi 11 is in charge of bring to life a series of cinematic filters available to users when capturing videos with the device's cameras.

They are a total of six presets that users can choose when giving their videos a unique and differential appearance. And best of all: no need for post-recording processing. Everything happens in real time.

It is the Snapdragon 888 and its neural processing unit that are responsible for giving life to the artificial intelligence system that Xiaomi calls One-Click AI Cinema, capable of turning videos into cinematographic works with just one touch. Among the different settings available, these are some of the most interesting:

  • Parallel world: Duplicate and invert the scene to give the feeling of a mirrored world.
  • Frozen video frame- Freeze and clone frames from the video to create the illusion that some parts of the video are frozen in time.
  • Magic zoom: creates an illusion that the camera is simultaneously zooming in and out of the scene.

The best of all, without a doubt, is his Easy to use: You don't have to be professional or get lost in an endless menu of options to be able to capture a video using one of these effects. Only choose one, and start recording.

The cameras of Mi 11

The rear cameras of Mi 11.

Images at night, without noise and with higher quality than ever

Both the main 108-megapixel sensor of the Mi 11, as well as the 13-megapixel ultra-wide angle and the 20-megapixel front camera, put their chest out at the moment. the light falls thanks to the renewed night mode integrated into the camera of Mi 11.

Thanks to this mode, the need to search for artificial light sources in order to obtain well-lit images with a sufficient amount of detail disappears. No flash is needed to illuminate the scene either: night mode is capable of reduce noise drastically in real time through a system of noise reduction at the RAW level.

Xiaomi Mi 11 camera application

The Xiaomi Mi 11 camera app.

HDR10 + video at your fingertips

The days when high dynamic range video recording was limited to the few is long gone. With Xiaomi Mi 11 it is possible to capture HDR10 + videos, with a realism and clarity that make a difference.

With respect to other previous formats, HDR10 + introduces dynamic metadata, which enable the ability to capture even more detail in each frame of the video.

A Time-Lapse at the level of the most "Pro"

The collection of features aimed at perfecting the cinematic experience with Mi 11 continues with a Time Lapse Pro mode, which will prove its worth even in the most difficult scenes thanks to its ability to adjust shutter speed, ISO, aperture and exposure value for best results regardless of the circumstances.

Get closer thanks to the Telemacro

Xiaomi Mi 11 next to professional camera lenses

A “telemacro” sensor complements the Mi 11's camera system.

Complementing the main and ultra-wide sensors of 108 and 13 megapixels respectively, is a third sensor, the icing on the delicious cake that is the Mi 11's photographic system.

It is a 5 megapixel resolution “telemacro” camera, whose purpose is to allow us to get much closer to the subjects and objects to capture every last detail with impressive clarity.

Goodbye to unwanted objects ... no need for Photoshop!

Mi 11 can not only be the replacement you are looking for for a professional camera. It can also become a work team, plenty of power at the time of edit your best shots before sharing them with the world.

And as if its extreme power weren't enough, its software makes our work easier with functions like IA Erase 2.0, a tool based on artificial intelligence that allows us remove objects, or even people from our images quickly and easily.

For this, the tool is based on advanced algorithms that analyze the image, the object to be removed and the area around it to determine the best way to remove said object and offer a result that is as realistic as possible. Everything, without resorting to expensive and difficult to use editing applications: you only worry about taking photos, and Mi 11 will take care of the rest.

Xiaomi has only needed three weeks to sell 1 million Xiaomi Mi 11

The excellent Xiaomi Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro were just a preview of what was to reach the high-end phone market. With Mi 11, the firm has set the bar higher than ever in aspects such as photography and video, without forgetting those sections that, since its inception, have made the terminals of the Mi series unique in its kind: from a exquisite design where curves are the protagonists, up to a screen of ultra high resolution that conquers by its extreme fluidity. Going, of course, for the extreme performance that the Snapdragon 888 5G platform brings and the convenient performance improvements that it brings. MIUI in its version 12.5.

Xiaomi Mi 11, technical sheet
Dimensions and weight164.3 x 74.6 x 8.06 mm
196 grams of weight
Screen6.81-inch AMOLED with 120 Hz refresh rate
Gorilla Glass Victus
HDR10 +
ResolutionFull HD + (515 ppi)
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G
Operating systemMIUI 12.5 based on Android 11
Storage128/256/512 GB UFS 3.1
CamerasRear: 108 MP f / 1.8 main 7P Lens, OIS + 13 MP Ultra Wide Angle + 5 MP telemacro (50mm equivalent)
Frontal: 20 MP
Drums4,600 mAh with 55W fast charging, 50W wireless and 10W reverse wireless charging
OthersIn-screen fingerprint reader, Harman Kardon stereo audio, Wi-Fi 6, NFC

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