Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi recently confirmed the launching of its coveted Xiaomi 14 series in the global markets. Xiaomi has partnered with Leica for the Xiaomi 14 series which is likely to make its debut on February 25 at the MWC 2024. However, some sources claim Xiaomi could launch the top-of-the-line Xiaomi 14 Ultra in China on February 22 ahead of its global launch. Here’s the story that you should read.
Xiaomi 14 Series Launching On February 25
Xiaomi’s founder and CEO Lei Jun tweeted about Xiaomi 14 Series and its much-anticipated launch in the global markets. With that, we know for sure that the Xiaomi 14 series – 14, 14 Pro, and 14 Ultra, will make their international debut on February 25. However, there’s a lot of chatter on the Chinese social media network Weibo according to which, Xiaomi 14 Ultra will make its debut in China on February 22 ahead of the MWC 2024.
For the unversed, both Xiaomi 14 and 14 Pro made their Chinese debut in October last year sparring Xiaomi 14 Ultra. It is the top-of-the-line Snapdragon 8 Gen 3-powered smartphone (specs are mentioned below). If the reports are to be believed, we could see Xiaomi 14 Ultra in China ahead of the global launch.
Xiaomi 14 Ultra Pricing (Rumored)
As per tipster Experience More (via Weibo), Xiaomi 14 Ultra with a special titanium edition is priced at 16GB+1TB but we could say there’s a non-titanium version too. If Xiaomi decides to keep the configurations & prices similar to its last generation, we will see a price tag of 7,299 Yuan or $1,000 for the non-titanium version. The pricing for the titanium edition should be around 8,000 Yuan or $1,110. The available storage configurations are 12GB+256GB, 16GB+512GB, and 16GB+1TB (standard and titanium edition).
Xiaomi 14 Ultra Specifications (Rumored)
Let’s run a check on what we know so far about the Xiaomi 14 Ultra and the specs it’ll carry on the table.
Xiaomi 14 Ultra is speculated to sport a 6.73-inch OLED 2K display with curved edges. There’s a 120Hz refresh rate on top and an ultrasonic under-the-display fingerprint at the bottom. The phone is highly likely to don a Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC paired with up to 16GB LPDDR5X RAM and 1TB UFS 4.0 storage.
On the optics front, we got a 50MP Sony LYT-900 OIS with variable aperture primary cam plus three Sony IMX858 50MP shooters comprising of an ultrawide, a 3.2x telephoto with OIS and a 5x periscope telephoto with OIS. On the front, there’s a 32MP selfie camera. Finally, we have a 5,300mAh battery paired alongside 90W wired and 50W wireless charging setup.