The Xiaomi 13 will be unveiled this week in China and would offer the thinnest borders on the market

The giant Xiaomi unveiled it on a promotional poster: the Xiaomi 13 and 13 Pro will be presented this Thursday, December 1 in China. The standard model will come nicely equipped with a flat screen while the Pro will have a screen with curved edges.

They were not expected before the end of December at least, the Xiaomi 13 and 13 Pro will eventually be released early. Few real information has been revealed by the Chinese brand, but everything should be shown in detail next Thursday, at the same time as the launch of the Xiaomi Buds 4 and the update to the MIUI 14 OS.

Incredibly thin borders

It was on a poster published on the Chinese social network Weibo that Xiaomi revealed the release date of its Xiaomi 13 and 13 Pro flagships. A very late announcement but which will allow us to finally have full details on what these high-end devices are on board.

In the meantime, Xiaomi only delivers them drop by drop. On the poster, already, we can see two different types of screens. As had already been able to reveal OnLeaks at the beginning of the month, the standard Xiaomi 13 will be equipped with an OLED display with flat edges. The borders of this one will measure only 1.61 mm according to the brand, making it the thinnest on the market.

At the top, a screen with curved edges. At the bottom, a screen with flat edges. A Leica logo and a release date: December 1st. ©Xiaomi via Weibo

The more expensive Xiaomi 13 Pro would have curved screen edges surrounded by metal.

The first Snapdragon 8 Gen 2?

Whether live must go out its highly anticipated X90 Pro+ in China at the beginning of December, equipped with a chip Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 it should be capped at the post by Xiaomi.

If the brand did not mention the Xiaomi 13 by name during Qualcomm’s big rally a few days ago, it had already slipped that ” its next flagship would be equipped with it. An open secret therefore, probably in the same way as the diagonals of the screens that OnLeaks presented to us (6.2 inches for the Xiaomi 13 and 6.65 inches for the 13 Pro).

The brand’s partnership with Leica should also bring us some good surprises in terms of the photo block. Some sources indicate the presence of a 50MP main sensor with optical image stabilization. The two high-end smartphones should also benefit from very fast 120W charging for the 4,700 mAh battery. On the other hand, we have had no news of a 13X model. More details on Thursday.