After all the delays for obvious reasons (outbreak) Xiaomi has finally launched its Mi flagship i.e Xiaomi Mi 10 5G & it is the first Mi series phone after 2016. Also, Xiaomi Mi 10 has come to India just three months after it first arrived in China. The device is going to compete with the likes of OnePlus 8 & Realme X50 Pro.
Xiaomi Mi 10 5G: Design & Specifications.
Just as any other premium flagship, the device has premium build & design with a metal frame and glass on the front and back. The flagship has a punch-hole display with selfie camera at the top left, the display is curved edge on the sides with a minimal chin at the bottom, The power button on the right, volume button the left, Stereo speakers at the front, Type-C port with the speaker grill at the bottom and of course like other premium flagship this year there is no 3.5mm audio jack.
As for the rear, There’s a Quad rear setup at the back arranged in a vertical camera module, Mi branding at the bottom. The rear of the phone is made up of glass & has P2i coating.
Now onto the specifications, the devices feature a 6.67 inch AMOLED FullHD+ with 90Hz refresh rate & 180Hz touch response rate, supports HDR 10+. Since this is a premium flagship of it is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SC & coupled with 8GB LPDDR5 RAM & 128/256GB with UFS 3 storage. Runs on MIUI 12 on top of Android 10. There’s liquid cooling 2.0 vapour chamber & multi-layer graphane & graphite for heat dissipation. The phone comes in two colour options – 10 5G Twilight Gray, Coral Green.
For the optics, Xiaomi Mi 10 5G is the second phone after Samsung Galaxy S20 ultra to have a 108MP sensor. There’s a Quad rear camera setup at the back which comprises of a primary 108MP Samsung ISOCELL Bright HMX sensor with OIS, EIS & supports 8K video recording, a secondary 13MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP Marco lens & a 2MP depth sensor. There is a 20MP front camera for selfies. Other camera features include – Pro Photo mode, Pro Vidode, LOG Mode, Night Mode among others.
The device has a 4780mAh battery, supports 30W fast wired charging, 30W fast wireless charging and 10W reserve wireless charging. The phone doesn’t have an official IP rating but has P2i coating so this should protect your device from the usual water splash.
Xiaomi Mi 10 5G: Pricing & Availability.
The 8GB RAM & 128GB storage variant of Mi 10 is priced at Rs. 49,999 while the 8GB RAM & 256GB variant is priced at 54,999.
Pre-orders start from today and the device will be available on Mi.com, Amazon.com and all the retail outlet soon. Xiaomi is also offering a cashback of Rs. 3000 off on HDFC bank cards. Moreover, the customer who pre-order Mi 10 will also get 10,000mAh Mi wireless power bank.