Recently, Xiaomi has introduced the Mi 11 Lite product line in the Vietnamese market, including 2 versions of 4G LTE and 5G, of which the 4G version will be sold exclusively at The Gioi Di Dong system at a listed price. listed at 7.99 million dong, while the 5G version is sold exclusively at CellphoneS with the listed price of 10.49 million dong.
Mi 11 Lite 5G and Mi 11 Lite 4G
However, at the present time, both systems are having extremely strong discount and discount policies to attract users. Depending on the time of purchase, the price difference between the 4G and 5G versions is even more than 2 million VND. With such a price difference, should users choose the 5G version to “catch up with the trend” or choose the 4G version to save a few million dong?
Below we will go over the main differentiating factors between the two versions for readers to consider before choosing.
In terms of design, both versions possess the same design language, both shortened versions of Mi 11, equipped with a glass back and plastic frame. However, the biggest design difference comes from the finishing materials of the two versions
While the 4G version has a glossy glass back that is extremely resistant to sweat and fingerprints…
…then the 5G version has a matte glass back that resists sweat and fingerprints. In terms of grip experience, Mi 11 Lite 5G feels much better in the hand than the 4G version
In terms of camera quality, both versions are equipped with a main camera cluster including 64MP wide-angle camera, 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera, 8MP wide-angle camera and 5MP macro camera.
The difference will come from the selfie camera of the two devices: the 4G version has a 16MP selfie camera, and the 5G version has a 20MP selfie camera. This difference is not too much with the photos taken in the normal automatic mode
On the front, both devices are equipped with a 6.55-inch OLED screen with a “mole” design, Full HD + resolution, 90Hz refresh rate and support for 10-bit color display. However, because it is a more advanced version, the Mi 11 Lite 5G will be equipped with Gorilla Glass 5, while the standard 4G version is Gorilla Glass 3. Again, this difference is not too significant in this regard. event of actual use
The biggest difference between the two machines so that the 5G version deserves the difference of more than 2 million dong comes from performance. While the 4G version is only equipped with the Snapdragon 732G chip, a relatively popular chip on the market that has appeared on the POCO X3 NFC and Redmi Note 10 Pro, the 5G version comes with a powerful Snapdragon 780G chip. many times more
Performance testing with Antutu Benchmark V9 application, Mi 11 Lite 5G with Snapdragon 780G chip for much stronger performance than Mi 11 Lite 4G with Snapdragon 732G chip
With a much superior performance score, Mi 11 Lite 5G will be a better choice if users need a powerful device, inclined to performance, to meet today’s heavy gaming needs.
Another differentiating factor is equally compelling: 5G connectivity. At the moment, 3 major carriers in Vietnam have deployed 5G trials in big cities such as Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. Ho Chi Minh. However, because it is still in the process of experiencing, 5G waves have only been broadcast in certain locations, but have not been widely disseminated to the whole city.
Testing VinaPhone’s 5G network on Mi 11 Lite 5G at certain locations around the Hoan Kiem pedestrian street area, the download speed fluctuated stably at 350 – 450Mbps. However, the upload speed is quite low, at only a few tens of Mbps, so users working on livestreams or needing to upload large files to the internet will not enjoy this benefit of 5G, at least for the time being. current point when 5G is not yet commercialized
Who should buy the Mi 11 Lite 4G and who should buy the 5G version?
If you just need a smartphone that meets your basic needs, isn’t too demanding in terms of performance and doesn’t have a lot of money, Mi 11 Lite 4G is a relatively economical choice. The advantages of Mi 11 Lite come from compact and lightweight design, camera / performance and enough battery life, suitable for female users and users with small hands.
If you are a user who needs strong performance, needs to experience 5G connectivity as well as to keep up with technology trends in the coming years with 5G connectivity, Mi 11 Lite 5G will definitely not disappoint you. . The performance of the device can be fully responsive from 2 to 3 years without any lag issues
As mentioned above, depending on the time and discount policy of the retailer, users can buy Mi 11 Lite 4G for a price of only 6.9 million and Mi 11 Lite 5G for a price of only. 8.5 million VND. Spending more than 2 million dong, in return for much stronger performance, adding 5G connectivity that will surely be usable in the near future, as well as having a more comfortable grip design is also An option worth considering.