Xiaomi Civi 1S was launched on Thursday, the latest addition to the China-specific Civi range launched in September 2021. The handset was designed to focus on the selfie-loving crowd. It is equipped with a 32-megapixel front camera that includes features like 2x zoom and autofocus. There are also multiple beautification features such as 4D Light Chasing Beauty and Native Beauty Portrait 2.0 technologies. The handset features a “Miracle Sunshine” design with a gradient diamond textured finish that gives the phone a unique look.
Xiaomi Civi 1S price, availability
The Xiaomi Civi 1S is currently only available in China and will probably not find its way onto the world market. The base option with 8GB RAM + 128GB onboard storage costs 2,299 CNY (about Rs. 27,100). It also has an 8GB RAM + 256GB integrated storage model that costs 2,599 CNY (roughly Rs. 30,700). Finally, the top-end variant with 12GB RAM + 256GB onboard storage costs 2,899 CNY (roughly Rs. 34,200). Xiaomi four color options for the Civi 1S – black, blue, pink and white.
Xiaomi Civi 1S Specifications, Features
This handset features a 6.55-inch micro-curved Full HD+ OLED screen with a 120Hz refresh rate and 950 nits of peak brightness. It’s powered by a Snapdragon 778G+ SoC, which is said to improve the handset’s performance by 27 percent over last year’s Xiaomi Civi. According to the company, this handset can offer over 3 hours of gaming performance with an average frame rate of 87.7 fps. In addition, the Xiaomi Civi S should work at temperatures around 30 degrees Celsius during normal use.
As already mentioned, the Xiaomi Civi 1S has a 32MP punch-hole camera on the front. There’s also a triple rear camera, highlighted by a 64-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.79 aperture. It is also equipped with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with an f/2.2 aperture and a 2-megapixel macro lens with an f/2.4 aperture.
It packs a 4,500mAh battery that supports 55W fast charging. The smartphone features the MIUI 13 interface based on Android 12. The Civi 1S is equipped with two stereo speakers powered by Dolby Atmos technology. In terms of connectivity, this handset offers multifunctional NFC, Bluetooth v5.2 and IR remote control technologies.