The Xiaomi Mi 11 is scheduled to be launched on Monday, December 28, and the CEO has confirmed For a company Xiaomi, (Liu Jun) Lei Jun, that the flagship phone retail box will not include the charger inside.
John says: This step was adopted to reach the company’s environmental goals.
Reducing carbon emissions is a wise goal, but users who do not have the old charger at home are forced to purchase the new charger separately at an additional cost.
Xiaomi imitated Apple’s strategies with this step after the latter sold its iPhone 12 series phones without the earphones and the charger.
Samsung is also expected to not add a charger to its upcoming Galaxy S21 smartphones.
John crossed Post Within the Chinese website Weibo that the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 11 flagship phone will not come with a charger in the box, in order to protect the environment.
John appears to have thought of a solution that better meets industry and environmental best practices, and the CEO of the company shared a picture of the retail box that comes in a subtle design with the number 11 written in the front.
John said: This step is in response to the call for technology and environmental protection, and also revealed that there will be further discussion of the decision at the press conference on Dec. 28.
Previous leaks indicate that the Xiaomi Mi 11 comes with a triple rear camera with a 108-megapixel main sensor, and it is said: The phone comes in four colors, and it has been confirmed that it works with the Snapdragon 888 processor.
The leaks also indicate that the phone may come with 12 GB of RAM and run the MIUI 12 user interface based on Android 11, and the flagship can also include QHD + resolution with a refresh rate of up to 120 Hz.
Xiaomi confirmed the presence of an advanced display technology in the Xiaomi Mi 11, along with the Corning Gorilla Glass Victus.
The move was criticized by critics, regardless of the existence of an environmental argument, this move helps Xiaomi to save money, and it can maintain or increase higher profit margins, especially for customers who buy an official charger.
This can include people with chargers, as you cannot benefit from fast charging unless you have the compatible adapter.
Exclusion will not have much significance in North America and elsewhere where Xiaomi has a limited audience, however, it can easily pave the way for what is to come.