Xiaomi 14

Released February 2024

Premium ($600-$800)

Summary


Pros

  • Good camera for landscape photography
  • Excellent display experience with smoothness when scrolling web or playing video games
  • Good display brightness in low-light conditions and color rendering in indoor conditions
  • Solid audio performance with the built-in speakers, despite a lack of low end
  • Good for audio recordings in windy conditions
  • Well-performing audio zoom feature
  • Fast charging time to a full battery
  • Great efficiency

Cons

  • Struggles to take good portrait photos
  • Lack of display brightness, which limits the amount of details in the dark tones
  • Lack of display uniformity and color
  • Audio distortion from the speakers when used at maximum volume
  • Weak autonomy when used outdoors

Scores


138
camera
2024
3rd

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Camera Score i
138
45
Samsung Galaxy A05s
BEST 158
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro

Sub-scores

Photo i
137
50
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
BEST 160
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro
Bokeh i
55
20
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
BEST 85
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro
Preview i
73
34
Fairphone 4
BEST 91
Zoom i
134
15
Oppo A77 5G
BEST 160
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro
Video i
138
31
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G
BEST 158

Use Cases

BEST 149

Friends & Family

Portrait and group photos and videos

BEST 135

Lowlight

Photos and videos in lowlight conditions

133
display
2024
9th

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Display Score i
133
52
Realme C21
BEST 157
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro

Sub-scores

Readability i
136
40
Realme C21
BEST 163
Color i
159
49
Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro
BEST 164
Video i
124
40
Realme C21
BEST 162
Motion i
112
54
Realme C21
BEST 159
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro
Touch i
111
40
Realme C21
BEST 170
Artifacts i
133
40
Crosscall Action-X5
BEST 163
Top score
OnePlus Open
135
audio
2024
12th

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Audio Score i
135
86
Vivo X60 Pro 5G (Snapdragon)
BEST 161

Sub-scores & Use Cases

Playback i
137
74
Nokia 7.2
BEST 163

Use Cases

BEST 172

Listening to music

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 161

Watching videos

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 156

Gaming

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

Recording i
129
88
Fairphone 4
BEST 160
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro

Use Cases

BEST 169

Friends & Family videos

With the smartphone's main camera

BEST 164

Selfie videos

With the smartphone's selfie camera

BEST 158

Concert videos

With the smartphone's main camera

133
battery
2024
2nd

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Battery Score i
133
75
Samsung Galaxy S22 (Exynos)
BEST 157
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro

Sub-scores

Autonomy i
116
55
Xiaomi 12 Pro
BEST 195
Top score
Honor X7b
Charging i
162
72
Wiko Power U20
BEST 218
Efficiency i
136
47
Xiaomi 12 Pro
BEST 154
Top score
Oppo Reno6 5G

Key performances

Battery Life
2 days 5h
Battery Life
0-80% Charge
0h22
0-80% Charge
Full Charge
0h39
Full Charge
after 5-minute charge
8h12 Autonomy
after 5-minute charge

Specifications


152.8 x 71.5 x 8.2mm

Dimensions

5G
Single SIM

Network

Water resistant
IP68

Protection

Wireless

Charging

256/512 GB

Storage

Wide, Tele, Ultra-Wide

Main camera
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