- March 24, 2023
Xiaomi has officially announced its latest flagship series—the Xiaomi 13 and 13 Pro—both running on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset and sporting Leica co-engineered optics.
The 5G SoC is paired with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB of UFS 4.0 storage.
The Xiaomi 13 comes with a 6.36-inch full HD+ OLED display with 120Hz refresh rate, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, and up to 1900 nits of brightness.
Meanwhile, the Xiaomi 13 Pro comes with the same features but has a larger 6.73-inch OLED display and Gorilla Glass Victus protection.
As for optics, the 13 Pro is equipped with a Leica-branded triple camera setup on the back: 50MP f/1.9 main camera with a Type 1-inch sensor, a 50MP 3.2x telephoto with OIS and a floating lens, and a 50MP f/2.2 ultrawide camera. In front is a 32MP punch-hole selfie cam.
The Leica-branded rear cameras on the Xiaomi 13 is composed of a 50MP f/1.8 OIS main camera, a 12MP ultrawide, and a 10MP 3.2x telephoto. It has the same selfie cam as the Pro variant.
In the battery department, the Pro model packs a 4820mAh cell with support for 120W wired and 50W wireless charging. Meanwhile, the Xiaomi 13 sports a 4500mAh battery with 67W wired and 50W wireless charging.
Both phones are IP68 water- and dust-resistant and come with Dolby Atmos-tuned stereo speakers.
There’s no word yet when the series will be launched in the Philippines.