Release date, specifications, price in India

Release date, specifications, price in India

Xiaomi is preparing to launch its next flagship smartphone, the Xiaomi 13. The phone is expected to launch soon and will be the direct successor to the Xiaomi 13. Xiaomi 12. It is rumored that it comes with many new features and improvements over its predecessor. Here’s everything we know about the upcoming Xiaomi 13, including release date, specs, and price. So, without further ado, let’s get started.

Xiaomi 13 release date

  • The Xiaomi 13 could be launched on December 28, 2022.
The telephones Release date
Xiaomi Mi 11 December 28, 2020
Xiaomi 12 December 28, 2021
Xiaomi 13 December 28, 2022 (Expected)

There is no official information about the launch date of the Xiaomi 13 yet. However, we can speculate about the launch date based on previous versions. The Xiaomi 12 and Xiaomi 12 Pro they were released on December 28, 2021. Also, the Mi 11 was released on December 28, 2020. This could mean that we can expect the Xiaomi 13 to be released on the same date. However, that does not appear to be the case this year. Let me explain.

the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chip, which will power the Xiaomi 13, will be released on November 15, 2022. And usually, Xiaomi announces its smartphones as soon as the chipset is released. This means that we can expect the Xiaomi 13 to launch earlier than usual, most likely in November 2022. However, this launch will only be in China. It will take several months for its launch in the global and Indian markets. Since the Xiaomi 12 series was launched in March in these regions, we expect the same with Xiaomi 13.

Xiaomi 13 Specifications

Xiaomi 13 will come with top-of-the-line specs, including the latest chip, the best display, cameras, and more. But before we talk about the specifications, let’s look at the design.


Last week, an alleged live image of the Xiaomi 13 was spotted by Cool APK, revealing its rear design. From what we can see, the Xiaomi 13 has a triple camera setup. The camera module has two sensors stacked on the left and the third on the top right, with a horizontal LED flash below. We can also see that the camera module is marked LASER, which could translate to laser autofocus. The back of the Xiaomi 13 is curved, which means that it does not have flat sides. We can also see the Xiaomi 13 in black with a glossy finish. However, we can expect more color variants at launch.

xiaomi 13 live image


As for the screen, the Xiaomi 13 will not disappoint you. The Xiaomi 13 is said to have a curved OLED display with narrower bezels than its predecessor. It will feature a 6.38-inch OLED display with Full HD+ resolution (2712 x 1220 pixels) and a 120Hz refresh rate. The display is larger than last year and will have narrower bezels.


The Xiaomi 13 is one of the first phones to launch with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset. The Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 will bring noticeable improvements over the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 which had various issues. Tipster Abhishek Yadav has shared the specifications of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 in a tweet claiming that the Xiaomi 13 could be the first phone to feature the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset.

The code name of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 will be SM8550. It will be based on TSMC’s 4nm manufacturing process. This means that Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 will be much more powerful and efficient than Snapdragon 8 Gen 1. It will also have 8 CPU cores, including 1 Cortex X3 core, 2 A720 cores, 2 A710 cores, and 3 A510 cores. cores. On the GPU side, it will have the Adreno 740 GPU. It will also feature a new modem for 5G connectivity, Snapdragon X70. Reportedly, this modem can reach download speeds of up to 10 Gb/s and upload speeds of around 3.5 Gb/s.


Now let’s talk about the most exciting part of the Xiaomi 13, the cameras. According to details shared by digital chat station last month, the Xiaomi 13 could have two 50MP sensors. This includes the 50 MP 1-inch Sony IMX 989 main sensor. We’ll also see a 50MP ultra-wide lens and a macro camera to complete the triple camera setup. There is no information about the front camera as of now.

battery and charging

The battery size of the Xiaomi 13 is still unknown. However, since the Xiaomi 13 Pro is increasing in size (4860 mAh), the Xiaomi 13 should also include a larger battery. For example, the Xiaomi 12 had a 4,500 mAh battery, while the 12 Pro had a 4,600 mAh battery. Battery life should be amazing though, just like last year.

As for charging, a 3C certification revealed that the Xiaomi 13 would support 67W fast charging. This is perhaps due to the smaller size of the smartphone. Anyway, it could support up to 50W fast wireless charging and reverse wireless charging.


The Xiaomi 13 will run on MIUI 14 based on Android 13. A recent leak revealed that Xiaomi had tested MIUI 14 on the Xiaomi 13 and Xiaomi 13 Pro. MIUI 14 will bring design changes and improvements to the overall UI stability. Just like last year, MIUI 14 is likely to be announced alongside the Xiaomi 13 series.

Here is the Xiaomi 13 specs list (rumored):

  • 6.38-inch curved OLED 120hz display
  • Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset
  • 8GB/12GB RAM + 128GB/256GB storage
  • 50MP (IMX 989) + 50MP (Ultra Wide Angle) + Macro Camera
  • 4500mAh battery with 67W fast charge
  • MIUI 14 based on Android 13

Xiaomi 13 Price in India

  • The Xiaomi 13 could be priced at CNY 3,699 in China. If Xiaomi plans to launch the Xiaomi 13 in India, it could be priced at INR 49,999.

There is no official or leaked information on the price of the Xiaomi 13. However, we can speculate on the price based on previous versions. The Xiaomi 12 launched at CNY 3,699 (approximately INR 43,657). Therefore, we can expect the Xiaomi 13 to launch in the same price range. As for the price in Europe, the Xiaomi 13 could be sold for €899. To recall, the Xiaomi 12 was launched at €869.

That is all we know about the upcoming Xiaomi 13. It will be the beginning of the next generation of Xiaomi flagships. Please note that the information above is just leaks and rumors, and specifications and price may vary. So what do you think about the upcoming Xiaomi 13? Let us know in the comments section.

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