Top-end smartphones from Xiaomi this year have significantly risen in price.
Xiaomi grabbed the “flagship” relay race from Samsung and presented its response to the South Korean company – the Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro smartphones, which also boast a 108 MP camera. The appearance of the devices resembles the model of the Mi Note 10. Visually, there is practically no difference between the Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro, the main differences are in the amount of memory and camera characteristics.
Smartphones equipped with 6.67 ″ AMOLED-displays with a resolution of 2340 × 1080 pixels. The screen refresh rate is 90 Hz, the sensor read frequency is 180 Hz. It supports HDR10 +, DC Dimming technology, provides 4096 levels of automatic brightness control. In the upper left corner of the display there is a hole in the place of which there is a 20 MP front camera.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset is responsible for the performance of the devices. The RAM can be installed 8 GB or 12 GB, internal – 128 GB, 256 GB or 512 GB. Smartphones are also equipped with Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, NFC modules, a USB-C connector, stereo speakers, a fingerprint scanner (built into the display). Devices running Android 10 and the proprietary MIUI 11 shell work.
Both smartphones received a set of four cameras, but their modules are different. Mi 10 Pro: 108 MP (f / 1.69, lens with 8 plastic lenses, combining 4 pixels in 1, OIS) + 8 MP (telephoto, OIS, f / 2.0, 94 mm equivalent focal length) + 12 MP (telephoto, f / 2.0, equivalent focal length 50 mm) + 20 MP (super wide, f / 2.2, viewing angle 117 degrees). Mi 10: 108 MP (f / 1.69, lens with 7 plastic lenses, combining 4 pixels in 1, OIS) + 13 MP (super wide, f / 2.4, viewing angle 123 degrees) + 2 MP (macro, f / 2.4) + 2 MP ( depth sensor, f / 2.4).
The device’s cameras support 8K video recording, 2x and 5x optical zoom (+ 10x hybrid and 50x digital), slow-mo video (1080p at 960 fps).
Another difference between the Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro is the battery capacity. In the usual version, a 4780 mAh battery is installed, in the Pro version – 4500 mAh. Mi 10 supports 30 watts wired and wireless charging, as well as 10 watts reverse charging. Mi 10 Pro, in turn, supports 50 W wired charging, 30 W wireless and 10 W reverse.
Mi 10 will be available in three colors: Peach, Green and Black, Mi 10 Pro – in two: Pearl White and Starry Blue. The cost of new products is as follows:
- 8/128 GB ~ $ 572
- 8/256 GB ~ $ 615
- 12/256 GB ~ $ 673
Mi 10 Pro:
- 8/256 GB ~ $ 715
- 12/256 GB ~ $ 787
- 12/512 GB ~ $ 859