Two days back, Xiaomi unveils the Mi 11 smartphone in the global markets. The mobile is another Xiaomi’s flagship with a beefy specs on paper and with a price tag that wont hurt the pocket as well. The Xiaomi Mi 11 can easily compete with high-end smartphones like the recently-launched Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra and others which are highly durable. With so many qualities, the main question is Can this smartphone win within the durability test?
Mi 11: Durability Test
Popular YouTuber, JerryRigEverything, known for his in-depth teardowns and durability tests on smartphones. He recently conducted a durability test on the Xiaomi Mi 11. He created a YouTube Video to shows how durable the new Xiaomi smartphone is and the results somewhat seem positive. Also Read: Xiaomi Redmi K40 series specifications leaked ahead of launch
If you see his videos, you would come to know he uses pretty tough methods on the devices during these durability tests.
In this video, he first takes the device through a scratch test. Zack (JerryRigEverthing) used a white stripe with a ‘1 to 9’ rating, where 1 defines the least scratching intensity and 9 the most. Around 6 and 7, the phone started to exhibit some marks. Therefore, This indicates that the new Corning Gorilla Glass Victus did not attract a lot of scratches.
After this, The phone’s metal edges have been tested for its durability. The glass back and even the rear/front camera modules were also tested. All the scratching was resistant to the phone and it did not succumb to the ‘JerryRigEverything’ test.
On the display of Mi 11, the in-display fingerprint scanner was also check. This is the area which did get affected as a wave of scratch made difficult for the scanner to recognize the fingerprint. However, the fingerprint scanner did manage to work.
After 20 seconds of fire light the device got a slight white mark. The result of the device proves it to be decent and the phone does have one of the best displays.
The phone did make a cracking sound when bent for the first time. However, no visible damage happens, suggesting that Xiaomi Mi 11 is highly durable.
Mi 11: Test Result
The Xiaomi Mi 11 passed all the test with flying colors. This sort of adds on to the glory of the device. The device is a perfect alternative with a pretty impressive specs sheet clubbed with a good and long-lasting durable design. Thus, Xiaomi Mi 11 is highly durable device.
To recall, JerryRigEverything has previously conducted teardowns and durability tests on various devices such as the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra, the Google Pixel 5, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max etc. Also Read: MIUI 12.5 Global launches Official, Top 5 features of MIUI 12.5 ROM