On the official Xiaomi account inChinese social network Weibo published a 56-second commercial during which the underwater unpacking and launch of the "flagship of flagships" Xiaomi Mi11 Ultra takes place.
The video shows a user scuba diving andin a mask, which unpacks a new Xiaomi smartphone under water and successfully launches it into operation. Then he takes a few pictures with the main camera, which propelled the smartphone to the world leaders in the DxOMark benchmark rating thanks to the use of the industry's largest sensor measuring 1 / 1.12 inch Samsung ISOCELL GN2 with a resolution of 50 megapixels.
It is known that Xiaomi Mi11 Ultra received protection fromwater complying with the IP68 standard, and for additional reliability, the developers have used a special "safety valve" to prevent water from entering the smartphone when submerged to a depth.
Company representatives noted that the videoreleased on the eve of the global presentation of the smartphone and at the same time warned that it is not worth repeating the experiment with the immersion of the Xiaomi Mi11 Ultra. This is due to the fact that the touch screen is unstable under water, and the IP68 protection class provides only a short-term stay in water for up to 30 minutes at a depth of up to 1.5 meters.