After several leaks, the Xiaomi Redmi 10X series has finally been launched in China. The brand has unveiled both Redmi 10X and its Pro version. The top features of the new Redmi phones are 7nm chipset, 5G support, AMOLED display, a 4,520mAh battery, and more. The new Redmi devices also offer quad rear camera setup as well as higher Watt chargers. Read on to find out everything about these smartphones. Also Read - Xiaomi Mi 11, Mi 11 Lite launching in India but no date confirmed yet
Redmi 10X, Redmi 10X Pro: Price
The Redmi 10X 5G price is set at RMB 1,599, which is around Rs 16,960 in India. This price is for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage. There is also a 6GB + 128GB model, which is priced at RMB 1,799 (roughly Rs 19,080). The 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant will be available for RMB 2,099, which is approximately Rs 22,260 in India. Lastly, the 8GB + 256 configuration price is set at RMB 2,399 (roughly Rs 2,5450). The Redmi 10X Pro price starts from RMB 2,399, which is roughly Rs 25,450 in India. The 8GB + 256GB comes with a price label of RMB 2,599 (approx Rs 27,570). Also Read - Redmi Note 10 series India launch plans for February 2021 leaked
The pre-sale of the latest Xiaomi Redmi phones are now open, and the series will officially be released in China on June 1. It is unknown whether these cheap 5G Redmi 10X phones will be launched in markets like India. But, as India is one of the key markets of Xiaomi, we expect the brand to launch in the country too. Do note that Xiaomi hasn’t yet confirmed the Redmi 10X’s international launch details. Also Read - Redmi gaming smartphone expected to launch this year
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Redmi 10X series: Specifications, features detailed
The Redmi 10X features a 6.57-inch AMOLED display with HDR 10+ support and full HD+ resolution. It has a 20:9 aspect ratio, 4,300,000:1 contrast ratio, 800 nits of brightness, and 98 percent NTSC. It flaunts a waterdrop-style notch display design. The Xiaomi Redmi 10X will be available with up to 8GB RAM and 256GB storage options.
The panel comes with support for 180Hz touch sampling. The company says that it has a thickened nano-coating and the new phone also supports IP53, meaning it will be dust and splash resistance. The panel will be protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The brand will be selling in four color options. The standard version will ship with a 22.5W charger and 10X Pro with a 33W charger. Both the handsets ship with a 4,520mAh battery and MIUI 12 out of the box.
It is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 820 processor, which is based on 7nm process. This chipset was launched for mid-range devices and to bring 5G support to cheaper phones. It is designed for global sub-6GHz 5G networks in Asia, North America, and Europe. The Dimensity 820 packs an Arm Mali G57 GPU graphics with HyperEngine 2.0 enhancements. It is being called Mediatek Tianji 820 in China. Redmi’s General Manager, Lu Weibing has claimed that this MediaTek chip has surpassed Kirin 985 SoC in performance and surpassed Kirin 820 SoC on Antutu.
The Redmi 10X 5G series offers support for dual 5G standby. The device even comes with a liquid-cooled heat dissipation system. As for the photography sessions, there are a total of four cameras at the back of the 10X Pro phone. The setup includes 8-megapixel 3x optical zoom, 8-megapixel super wide-angle lens, 48-megapixel super clear main camera, and 5-megapixel macro lens. The Redmi 10X Pro supports 30X digital zoom, and OIS four-axis optical image stabilization. On the front is a 20-megapixel selfie camera.
Redmi 10X 4G: Price, specifications
The Redmi 10X 4G comes with different specifications and price label. This Redmi phone packs a MediaTek Helio G85, a 6.53-inch LCD display with 1080 pixels resolution. The rear camera setup includes a 48-megapixel, an 8-megapixel wide sensor, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro camera. For selfies, there is a 13-megapixel camera on the front. It features a 5,020mAh with support for 18W Fast wired charging tech. It supports
3.5mm headphone jack, IR blaster, IP53 rating and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. The price of the Redmi 10X 4G starts from RMB 999, which is around Rs 10,590 in India. This price is for the 4GB RAM + 128GB storage model.