Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi has launched two new Redmi series smartphones today which are Redmi Note 10 5G and Redmi Note 10S. Both the smartphones come with MediaTek processors and the Note 10 5G comes with 5G connectivity. The Redmi Note 10 5G is priced at $199 with 4GB RAM + 64GB inbuilt storage option and $229 for the 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. It comes with Chrome Silver, Graphite Gray, Nighttime Blue and Aurora Green colour options. The Redmi Note 10S is priced at $229 with 6GB RAM + 64GB storage, $249 for 6GB RAM + 128GB storage and $279 for 8GB RAM + 128GB storage. It comes with Onyx Gray, Pebble White and Ocean Blue colour option. Both these phones will be available for sale starting in April.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 5G features a 6.5-inch Full HD+ 20:9 LCD screen with 90Hz refresh rate, 500 nits peak brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 1080 × 2400 pixels resolution. It is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 7nm processor (Dual 2.2GHz Cortex-A76 + Hexa 2GHz Cortex-A55 CPUs) with Mali-G57 MC2 GPU. This device has multiple variants with 4GB LPDDR4X RAM + 64GB / 128GB (UFS 2.2) inbuilt storages and expandable storage up to 512GB with the help of a microSD card slot. It runs on the Android 11 OS-based MIUI 12 which is also upgradable to MIUI 12.5 when available. It also supports Dual SIMs.
It comes with a triple rear camera with a 48-megapixel main camera with f/1.79 aperture, LED Flash, a 2-megapixel depth and a 2-megapixel macro sensor camera with f/2.4 aperture and also has an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. this device has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor and also has an IR sensor. It has a 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support and connectivity options available are Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack and Hi-Res Audio support as well. It measures 161.81 x 75.34 x 8.92mm weights 190 grams.
The Redmi Note 10S features a 6.43-inch Full HD+ 20:9 AMOLED screen with up to 1100 nits brightness, 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 1080 × 2400 pixels resolution. It is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio G95 12nm processor (Dual 2.05GHz A76 + Hexa 2GHz A55 CPUs) with 900MHz Mali-G76 3EEMC4 GPU. The device comes with multiple variant with 6GB LPDDR4X RAM + 64GB (UFS 2.2) inbuilt storage and 6GB / 8GB LPDDR4X RAM + 128GB (UFS 2.2) inbuilt storage and expandable storage with microSD card up to 512GB. It also runs on the Android 11 based MIUI 12 OS and is also upgradable to MIUI 12.5. It supports Dual SIMs (nano + nano + microSD) as well.
It also has a quad rear camera with a 48-megapixel main camera with 1/2″ Sony IMX582 sensor, 0.8μm pixel size, LED Flash, an 8-megapixel 118° ultra-wide sensor, a 2-megapixel depth sensor and a 2-megapixel macro sensor camera. This smartphone also has a 13-megapixel front-facing camera with an f/2.45 aperture. It also has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor and also has an IR sensor. It has a 5000mAh battery with 33W fast charging support and connectivity options available are Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack and also comes with stereo speakers and Hi-Res audio. It comes with water-resistant IP52 ratings as well. It measures 160.46×74.5×8.3mm and weighs 178.8 grams.