Chinese Xiaomi has launched the new mid-range smartphone Xiaomi Mi 10i in India finally. This new 5G smartphone comes with a 120Hz refresh rate LCD display and is powered by a Snapdragon 750G chipset that supports blazing 5G connectivity speeds. This device still runs on the Android 10 based MIUI OS, which will be updated to the Android 11 based MIUI in the coming months. This device comes with quad-rear cameras with a 108-megapixel 1/1.52″ Samsung HM2 sensor with ISOCELL Plus feature and has a punch-hole front-facing camera. The Xiaomi Mi 10i is priced at INR 20,999 for the 6GB RAM + 64GB internal storage variant, INR 21,999 for the 6GB RAM + 128GB inbuilt storage variant and INR 23,999 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB inbuilt storage variant. It will be available via Amazon India retailer, Mi.com starting from January 7th with Midnight Black, Atlantic Blue and Pacific Sunrise colours. On January 7th, the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant will not be available and will be available at a later date.
“We are happy to bring the India debut of an improved 108MP camera sensor (ISOCELL HM2) on Mi 10i. This future proof smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G processor which is the latest and probably the most powerful processor in the 700 series. Moreover, we are happy to bring the same AdaptiveSync Display technology that everyone loved on Mi 10T Pro. Mi 10i is our yet another effort in delivering future proof technology, and we hope consumers love it too.” said Mr. Manu Jain, Managing Director, Mi India.
The Xiaomi Mi 10i features a 6.67-inch Full HD+ 20:9 LCD screen with 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+, 450 nits brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 1080 × 2400 pixels resolution. It is powered by an octa-core (2.2GHz Dual + 1.8GHz Hexa Kryo 570 CPUs) Snapdragon 750G 8nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 619 GPU. As we discussed earlier, the device comes with multiple variants with 6GB LPDDR4X RAM + 64GB inbuilt storage, 6GB / 8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.2) storage. The device also supports MicroSD card expandable storage up to 512GB storage. It runs on the Android 10 based MIUI 12 OS out of the box and supports hybrid Dual SIMs (nano + nano / microSD) slots.
It has a quad-rear camera with a 108-megapixel main camera with 1/1.52″ Samsung HM2 sensor with 7P lens, 0.7μm pixel size, f/1.75 aperture, LED Flash, an 8-megapixel 120° ultra-wide sensor, a 2-megapixel depth and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. It also has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with an f/2.45 aperture. This new device has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor and also has an IR sensor. It has a 4820mAh battery with 33W fast charging support and has connectivity options like 5G SA/ NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz) 2 x 2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS (L1+L5), USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack and also comes with stereo speakers and Hi-Res audio. The device comes with water-resistant IP53 ratings. It measures 165.38×76.8×9.0mm and weighs 214.5 grams.