HONOR 60 Pro v/s Xiaomi 11T: Which one is better?
HONOR has launched its latest smartphone, HONOR 60 Pro in China. It comes with plenty of high-end specifications, including a 120Hz OLED display, a 108MP main camera, a Snapdragon 778G+ 5G chipset, and 66W fast-charging support. But will it be able to compete against the Xiaomi 11T model, which also offers flagship-like features in the same price-range? Here's our comparison.
Why does it matter?
- The HONOR 60 Pro is the first-ever smartphone to draw power from Qualcomm's Snapdragon 778G+ 5G processor.
- With a mid-range price-tag and top-tier specifications, the handset can give a fair competition to rivals like Xiaomi 11T in the global markets.
- The 60 Pro also aims to cement the name of the brand in global markets now that HONOR is no more owned by Huawei.
The phones have a center-aligned punch-hole design
The HONOR 60 Pro features a punch-hole design, curved edges, an in-display fingerprint sensor, and a dual-ring rear camera module. The Xiaomi 11T also comes with a punch-hole cut-out but with a flat display, a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, an IP53-rated build quality, and a rectangular camera unit. Dimensions-wise, the former measures 163.9x74.8x8.2mm and weighs 192g, whereas the latter measures 164.1x76.9x8.8mm and weighs 203g.
They have a 120Hz Full-HD+ display
The HONOR 60 Pro bears a 6.78-inch Full-HD+ (1200x2652 pixels) OLED screen with 429ppi pixel density. The Xiaomi 11T has a 6.67-inch Full-HD+ (1080x2400 pixels) AMOLED display with a 395ppi pixel density. They offer a 120Hz screen refresh rate, HDR10+, and 10-bit color support.
HONOR 60 Pro boasts a 50MP selfie camera
The HONOR 60 Pro sports a 108MP (f/1.9) primary shooter, a 50MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide lens which can also do macro photography, and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. The Xiaomi 11T is equipped with a 108MP (f/1.8) main lens, an 8MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide sensor, and a 5MP (f/2.4) telephoto macro snapper. For selfies, they have a 50MP (f/2.4) and 16MP (f/2.5) front-facing camera, respectively.
Xiaomi 11T is backed by a Dimensity 1200-Ultra chipset
The HONOR 60 Pro is powered by a Snapdragon 778G+ 5G chipset, paired with up to 12GB of RAM, up to 256GB of storage, and a 4,800mAh battery with 66W fast-charging support. In comparison, the Xiaomi 11T draws power from a MediaTek Dimensity 1200-Ultra processor, combined with 8GB of RAM, up to 256GB of storage, and a 5,000mAh battery with 67W fast-charging support.
How much do they cost?
The HONOR 60 Pro is currently up for pre-orders in China at CNY 3,699 (around Rs. 43,500) for the 8GB/256GB variant and CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 47,000) for the 12GB/256GB model. The Xiaomi 11T is available in the global markets at €499 (roughly Rs. 42,500) for the 8GB/128GB version and €549 (around Rs. 46,700) for the 8GB/256GB model.
Which one is better?
While the Xiaomi 11T is a well-packaged offering, it trails HONOR 60 Pro in some areas. The latter is a better buy for it has superior ultra-wide and selfie cameras and is backed by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G+ processor.