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- Xiaomi 13 Ultra specs, highlights and new product information.
Xiaomi 13 Ultra
The Xiaomi 13 Ultra is the latest result of Xiaomi and Leica’s collaboration to advance mobile imaging technology. It was unveiled today at the Xiaomi 13 Ultra Launch Event in Beijing, CHINA. Xiaomi offers a smartphone with a quad camera system, a 1-inch sensor, and variable aperture. It also has a high-quality WQHD+ display and a powerful Snapdragon® 8 Gen 2 processor. This phone is perfect for users who want professional camera features in a classic design.
Introducing the Xiaomi 13 Ultra – the new flagship that’s on steroids! Boasting a powerful processor, cutting-edge design, and a host of other features, this is the phone that you’ve been waiting for. Get ready to experience the power of the Xiaomi 13 Ultra!
|Design||Dimensions: 163.18mm x 74.64mm x 9.06mm¹|
Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus® front
Antibacterial nanotech silicone leather back
Colors: Black, White, Olive Green
|Camera||LEICA VARIO-SUMMICRON 1:1.8-3.0/12-120 ASPH.|
23mm variable aperture 1-inch main camera
– 50MP wide angle camera
– IMX989, 1″ sensor size
– 1.6μm pixel size, 3.2μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel
– f/1.9, f/4.0, HyperOIS, 8P aspherical lens
75mm Leica telephoto camera
– 50MP IMX858
– f/1.8, OIS
120mm Leica super-telephoto camera
– 50MP IMX858
– f/3.0, OIS
12mm Leica ultra-wide camera
– 50MP IMX858
– f/1.8, 122° FOV
– Supports 5cm macro photography
Two photographic styles: Leica Authentic Look & Leica Vibrant Look
Leica custom photographic styles
Enhanced Master-lens system: 35mm Documentary, 50mm Swirly bokeh, 75mm Portrait, 90mm Soft focus
Leica Filters: Leica Sepia, Leica Blue, Leica Vivid, Leica Natural, Leica BW Natural and Leica BW High Contrast
Create in Dolby Vision® up to 4K at 60fps
8K professional video recording at 24fps across all focal lengths
10-bit LOG video recording, supports LUT import
14-bit Ultra RAW
Ultra Night Photography
32MP in-display selfie camera
– 0.7μm, 1.4μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel size
– f/2.0 – Dynamic Framing (0.8x, 1x)
– Night mode
– Portrait mode
|Display||120Hz WQHD+ 6.73″ AMOLED display|
– 20:9, 3200 x 1440, 522 ppi
– 1-120Hz AdaptiveSync Pro, up to 240Hz touch sampling rate
– Brightness: HBM 1300 nits (typ), 2600 nits (peak)
– P3 color gamut
– 68 billion colors
Pro HDR display
Dolby Vision®, HDR10+, HDR10, HLG
Adaptive reading mode
1920Hz PWM dimming
In-display heart rate monitoring⁶
|Performance||Snapdragon®️ 8 Gen 2|
– 4nm power-efficient manufacturing process
– Qualcomm® Adreno™ GPU
– Snapdragon® X70 5G Modern-RF System
LPDDR5X + UFS 4.0 Storage
– 12GB+256GB, 16GB+512GB, 16GB+1TB
MIUI 14 based on Android 13
Loop LiquidCool technology
|Battery & Charging||5,000mAh (typ) battery|
Xiaomi Adaptive Charge
90W wired turbo charging
50W wireless turbo charging⁷
Reverse wireless charging
World class quad camera Array
Xiaomi 13 Ultra has an impressive camera system consisting of four 50MP sensors and a 32MP front-facing camera which also features Leica optical lenses that cover a range of focal lengths, including 12mm, 23mm, 75mm, 120mm, and extra lengths through In-Sensor-Zoom. In addition, the camera has variable aperture and offers full flexibility in terms of focal length.
Three cameras that have an aperture wider than ƒ/2.0. This feature brings in more light and creates a soft, shallow depth of field, allowing for quicker capturing of natural moments. Its main camera has a large 1-inch IMX989 sensor and a new physical two-stop aperture that can switch between ƒ/1.9 and ƒ/4.0. This provides content
The latest features and enhancements
In terms of display, Xiaomi 13 Ultra sports a 6.73″ pro-grade WQHD+ display with excellent color accuracy and up to 2600 nits peak brightness. This display is also calibrated according to the new CIE 2015 calorimetry, which supports perfect automatic color management to ensure accurate and consistent color presentation across different displays from Xiaomi devices released recently.
Xiaomi 13 Ultra also supports end-to-end experience supported by Dolby Vision®, capturing vivid colors, astonishing contrast and brightness, along with a panoramic view of rich details in dark and bright areas, while offering users the opportunity to share their own creative content in UGC communities that support Dolby Vision®.
External Modern Design
Xiaomi 13 Ultra has a design that pays homage to Leica’s M camera series, featuring a circular camera module, a sturdy metal frame, and a leather texture finish. It weighs 227g¹ and has a resilient unibody metal frame that provides a secure grip. Additionally, the back panel is made of antibacterial nanotech silicone leather, which resists fingerprints, smudges, and yellowing, and has a bacterial inhibition rate of up to 99%. This makes the phone suitable for use in various environments.
Snapdragon® 8 Gen 2 flagship processor
With the most advanced Snapdragon® 8 Gen 2 processor that uses 4nm process technology, the Xiaomi 13 Ultra provides exceptional performance while consuming less energy. It can accommodate up to 16GB LPDDR5x RAM and 1TB UFS4.0 storage, and it’s equipped with FBO (File Based Optimization). Additionally, the Xiaomi 13 Ultra has a USB 3.2 Gen 1 interface, achieving DisplayPort video output up to 4K 60Hz.
Improved cooling design
Xiaomi’s Loop LiquidCool technology, which is a unique cooling system for smartphones, has allowed the Xiaomi 13 Ultra to achieve exceptional heat dissipation and thermal conductivity. This is due to its “vapor-liquid separation” structure, which enables internal circulation to flow in one direction. As a result, the phone can support 4K 60fps video recording without any reduction in frame rate caused by overheating. The technology is more than three times as effective as traditional VCs and can dissipate.
Improved battery and power saving
Xiaomi 13 Ultra device combines a 5,000mAh battery with the Xiaomi Surge P2 Charging Chip and Xiaomi Surge G1 Battery Management Chip to provide advanced battery health features and precise battery life estimation. The device also has a new Hibernation mode that turns on when the battery is low. This mode reduces background activities and extends standby time by up to 60 minutes.
Xiaomi 13 Ultra
- Snapdragon®️ 8 Gen 2
- 6.81-inch OLED display with 2K resolution
- Up to 16GB of RAM and up to 1TB of internal storage
- Quad camera setup (Primary camera) x4 50MP + 32MP in-display selfie camera
- 5G connectivity
- In-screen fingerprint scanner
- Dual stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos support.
- 5,000mAh (typ) battery: 90W wired turbo charging, 50W wireless turbo charging.
More new products coming soon
Xiaomi Smart Band 8
Xiaomi has introduced the Xiaomi Smart Band 8. It has a clear 1.62″ full AMOLED screen and a new metal frame with a sleek texture. The band also offers various strap options that can be changed with a single click.Xiaomi Smart Band 8 also offers a variety of accessories that allow affixing the device to shoes or necklaces. In addition to offering fast charging, the device also has improved battery life. With a new light sensor, Xiaomi Smart Band 8 supports automatic adjustment according to ambient light intensity. Also launched today are Xiaomi Pad 6 Series, Xiaomi TV Master Mini LED 86″, and Mijia PIPI Desk Lamp.
Xiaomi Pad 6 and Xiaomi Pad 6 Pro series
With all-metal bodies, Xiaomi Pad 6 and Xiaomi Pad 6 Pro feature an upgraded 11″ flagship display with 2.8K resolution and are powered by a Snapdragon 8+ processor. Xiaomi Pad 6 is a great device for online meetings at the office. It has a large 8,600mAh battery and 67W fast charging. The tablet also comes with new software features that improve the user experience.
Mijia PIPI Desk Lamp
The Mijia PIPI Desk Lamp is an innovative and stylish lighting solution for any workspace. This lamp features a sleek, minimalist design with a flexible arm that allows you to adjust the light to your desired angle. The PIPI Desk Lamp is also equipped with a touch panel that allows you to control the brightness and color temperature of the light. With its high-quality LED bulbs, this lamp provides bright and even illumination without straining your eyes. Additionally, the lamp is energy-efficient and eco-friendly, making it a great choice for those who want to reduce their carbon footprint. Whether you need task lighting for work or a soothing ambiance for relaxation, the Mijia PIPI Desk Lamp is a versatile and functional lighting option.
Price and Availability
The Xiaomi 13 Ultra will be available for purchase in Mainland China on April 21st, and will be released in other global markets in the following months. The device will come in three color options – Black, White, and Olive Green. Pricing for the different storage options are as follows: 12GB+256GB for RMB 5,999, 16GB+512G is priced at RMB 6,499, and 16GB+1TB is priced at RMB 7,299.
Mijia PIPI Desk Lamp is priced at RMB 499, Xiaomi TV Master Mini LED 86″ costs RMB 14,999. Xiaomi Pad 6 series starts at RMB 1,999.