Xiaomi 14 Pro, the flagship phone from the Chinese brand Xiaomi, boasts the most powerful Android processor ever produced as well as stunning visuals and a versatile camera system. Additionally, this is one of the first phones running HyperOS which aims to create a seamless user experience across devices.
The Xiaomi 14 Pro boasts an OLED screen featuring QHD+ resolution and 120Hz refresh rate with peak brightness reaching up to 3,000nits – one of the brightest screens available on the market. Furthermore, Dolby Vision HDR support, 1,920Hz PWM dimming capability, as well as Xiaomi Ceramic Glass which claims to be 10 times drop-resistant and 1.25 times scratch-proof than regular glass, are all also included features on this smartphone.
The device runs on Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset, built using 4nm technology for improved power efficiency and 20% increased performance compared to its previous generation. For smooth multitasking and ample storage capacity, up to 16GB LPDDR5X RAM and up to 1TB UFS 4.0 storage is provided as part of this phone package.
The Xiaomi 14 Pro features a triple camera setup on its rear panel, including a 50MP main camera, 50MP ultra-wide camera, and 50MP telephoto camera. Its main camera has variable aperture adjustment from f/1.42 to f/4.0 to provide optimal exposure in different lighting conditions; Leica branding as well as features like Light Fusion 900 Super Night Mode Super Macro Mode are included on board for optimal exposure in different circumstances. A 32MP sensor for HDR recording supports 1080p video capture on the front camera and is installed for optimal video capturing on the front panel.
The Xiaomi 14 Pro features a 4,8880mAh battery that supports 120W wired charging and 50W wireless charging for lightning-fast full charging times of 15 minutes using wired or 28 minutes using wireless. There's even a USB-C Gen 3.1 port to connect directly with monitors via cable connection as well as stereo speakers, an infrared blaster, and in-display fingerprint scanning!
HyperOS is Xiaomi's new operating system based on Android 12, designed with human-centricity in mind; adapting itself according to users' habits, preferences, and scenarios. Furthermore, HyperOS provides cross-device connectivity, making switching seamlessly between laptops, tablets, smart TVs, and speakers possible.
The device is a premium and powerful Android phone packed with innovative features and innovations, and worthy of consideration as one of the top Android phones of 2023. Offering stunning displays, fast processor speeds, capable cameras, and fast battery charging capability it makes an excellent high-end device choice.
The Xiaomi 14 Pro is currently available in China and is expected to launch globally soon. The phone comes in four colors: black, white, rock green, and titanium. The titanium version has a special frame made of titanium alloy, which is lighter and stronger than aluminum. The phone also has a ceramic back cover, which is more durable and resistant to fingerprints.
The price of the phone varies depending on the market and the configuration. Here is a breakdown of the prices in different countries, based on the current exchange rates:
|Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / CDMA2000 / LTE / 5G|
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
|4G||1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 18, 19, 26, 28, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 48, 66|
|5G||1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28, 38, 40, 41, 48, 66, 77, 78, 79 SA/NSA|
|Speed||HSPA, LTE-A, 5G|
|Announced||2023, October 26|
|Status||Available/Released on 1 November 2023|
|Dimension||161.4 x 75.3 x 8.5 mm|
|Weight||223 g or 230 g (7.87 oz)|
|Build||Glass front, aluminum frame or titanium frame, glass back|
|SIM||Nano-SIM and eSIM or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||LTPO AMOLED, 68B colors, 120Hz, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, 3000 nits (peak)|
|Size||6.73 inches, 108.9 cm² (~89.6% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 3200 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~522 ppi density)|
Xiaomi Longjing Glass
IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 min)
|OS||Android 14, HyperOS|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SM8650-AB Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 (4 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (1x3.3 GHz Cortex-X4 & 5x3.2 GHz Cortex-A720 & 2x2.3 GHz Cortex-A520)|
256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 16GB RAM, 1TB 16GB RAM
50 MP, f/1.4-f/4.0, 23mm (wide), 1/1.31", 1.2µm, dual pixel PDAF, Laser AF, OIS
50 MP, f/2.0, 75mm (telephoto), PDAF (10cm - ∞), OIS, 3.2x optical zoom
50 MP, f/2.2, 14mm, 115˚ (ultrawide), AF
|Features||Leica lens, Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama|
|Video||8K@24fps (HDR), 4K@24/30/60fps (HDR10+, 10-bit Dolby Vision HDR, 10-bit LOG), 1080p@30/60/120/240/960fps, 720p@1920fps, gyro-EIS|
|Single||32 MP, (wide)|
|Video||4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60fps, gyro-EIS|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e/7, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct|
|Bluetooth||5.4, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive|
|USB||USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 2, OTG|
|GPS||GPS (L1+L5), GLONASS (G1), BDS (B1I+B1c+B2a), GALILEO (E1+E5a), QZSS (L1+L5), NavIC (L5)|
|Sensors||GPS (L1+L5), GLONASS (G1), BDS (B1I+B1c+B2a), GALILEO (E1+E5a), QZSS (L1+L5), NavIC (L5)|
|Battery Capacity||Li-Po 4880 mAh, non-removable|
120W wired, PD3.0, QC4, 100% in 18 min (advertised)
50W wireless, 100% in 40 min (advertised)
10W reverse wireless
|Colors||Black, Silver, Titanium, Green|
|Price in Canada||CAD 1,020 for the base model, and around CAD 1,400 for the titanium version|
|Price in India||Rs. 56,890 for the base model with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, and around Rs. 73,935 for the titanium version with 16GB of RAM and 1TB of storage|
|Price in Nigeria||NGN 413,990 for the base model, and around NGN 562,990 for the titanium version|
|UK||£630 for the base model, and around £850 for the titanium version|
|USA||$799 for the base model, and around $1,099 for the titanium version|
|Price in China||CNY 4,999 for the base model, CNY 5,499 for the 16GB/512GB model, and CNY 6,499 for the titanium version|