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Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra spotted on Geekbench, company confirms new battery tech

Xiaomi is gearing up for a “Mega Launch Event” on 29 March, where it will release an array of products. Mi 11 Ultra is expected to be one of the products to be released on March 29. However, ahead of the launch, the Geekbench listing of the Mi 11 Ultra has surfaced online revealing certain specs. In addition to this, Xiaomi has also revealed that Mi 11 Ultra will feature a silicon-oxygen anode battery instead of a conventional lithium-ion battery for super-fast charging.

Mi 11 Ultra Geekbench Listing

A Xiaomi smartphone with model number M2102K1C has been spotted on Geekbench, a benchmarking website used by smartphone companies to check the performance of their smartphones. The listing is believed to be Mi 11 Ultra because a Xiaomi smartphone with the same model number has been spotted on China’s TENAA certification website.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra Geekbench Listing

The listing reveals that the smartphone managed to score 1,132 on single-core performance and 3,488 on multi-core performance.

The listing also disclosed that the smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset with Adreno 660 GPU, paired with 12GB of RAM. As per the listing, the device runs on Android 11 out-of-the-box and is expected to feature custom MIUI 12.5 on top.

Mi 11 Ultra’s new battery tech

Xiaomi has revealed that its flagship Mi 11 Ultra will feature a new battery with super fast-charging abilities. Xiaomi’s Senior Product Marketing Manager Global Spokesperson, Daniel D, took to his Twitter account and shared the information.

The new battery is composed of a Silicon-Oxygen anode instead of the most widely used lithium-ion. Xiaomi claims that this will make the battery thinner and improves the charging rate.

As per the tweet, this technology is based on batteries used in Electric Vehicles that adds nano-scale silicon materials to negative electrode thereby increasing the theoretical gram capacity by 10 times as compared to graphite.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra Expected Specifications

The upcoming Mi 11 Ultra is the top-end version of Xiaomi’s next-generation flagship Mi 11 series- Mi 11 Lite, Mi 11 Pro, and Mi 11 Ultra. The device is powered by Snapdragon 888 SoC with up to 12GB RAM.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra Source: Tech Buff

The device could feature a 6.8-inch Quad HD+ Curved AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. As for the camera, earlier reports suggest that Mi 11 Ultra could feature a triple-camera setup at the rear with a 50MP Samsung ISOCELL GN2 primary sensor, a 48MP sensor with ultra-wide-angle lens, and another 48MP sensor with a periscopic telephoto lens capable of 120x zoom. Upfront, a 20MP sensor is placed under the punch-hole. The device is also expected to feature a secondary display at the rear.

The device is expected to feature a 5,000mAh battery with 67W fast-charging support. It will support both wired and wireless charging. The phone ships with IP68 certification for dust and water resistance.

The device will be released on March 29 by Xiaomi, which will further clarify the specifications of the device.