Xiaomi will introduce the much-rumored Redmi Note 10 series on March 4 globally. Prior to the official launch, we have seen a number of rumours and leaks. In addition to this, we now have official information, which talks about the chipsets the phones will get. The Chinese company has partnered with Qualcomm to include the Snapdragon chips in the Redmi Note 10 series. Also Read - This Qualcomm chip bug affects around 30 percent of phones globally: Report
Redmi Note 10 series to get Qualcomm chips
Xiaomi, via a tweet, has revealed that the Redmi Note 10, the Redmi Note 10 Pro, and the possible Redmi Note 10 Pro Max will get Qualcomm Snapdragon SoCs. This is could possibly be from the Snapdragon 700-series. Also Read - MIUI 13 release on June 25: Xiaomi, Redmi, Poco phones to get, not get the update
Looks who's joined the party! We're proud to partner with @qualcomm_in to bring you what is undoubtedly going to be 2021's smartphone of the year!#RedmiNote10 series will feature the best mid-premium Snapdragon™ processor of the year! Also Read - Best Mother's Day tech-based gifts to consider in 2021: Robot vacuum cleaner, earphones, iPad and more
— Redmi India – #RedmiNote10 Series is coming! (@RedmiIndia) February 23, 2021
While we don’t have names, the Redmi Note 10 series could be home to the Snapdragon 720G, the Snapdragon 765G, and the Snapdragon 768G chips, all of whom come with support for 5G.
Redmi Note 10 series features, specs, price
As for other details, Xiaomi has started giving out hints on how the Redmi Note 10 devices will be like. It recently revealed that the Redmi Note 10 phones will be focused on gaming and come with an all-new design, which will lightweight.
The smartphones are confirmed to get a punch-hole display with high refresh rates, which be a first for the Redmi Note series. There also will be support for Corning Gorilla Glass protection on the front, and IP52 water and dust resistance.
Additionally, the Xiaomi phones will come with hi-res audio, bigger batteries with fast charging capabilities, and better haptics.
As for the leaks, the Redmi Note 10 and the Note 10 Pro could get 64-megapixel quad rear cameras, and if there is a Pro Max version, it could possibly get 108-megapixel quad or triple rear cameras. All phones are highly expected to run MIUI 12 based on Android 11. Further, all devices are expected to get both 4G and 5G versions, meaning we might see six variants in the Redmi Note 10 series.
The pricing remains unknown. However, the Redmi Note 10 series is likely to be priced similarly to the Redmi Note 9 series — under Rs 20,000.
As a reminder, the Redmi Note 10 lineup will launch on March 4 via an online event and we need to wait until then to get a conclusive idea on the same. Hence, stay tuned for all the updates you need!