Last week in Madrid, Xiaomi announced an exciting smartphone with interesting specs for the European market. Known as the Xiaomi Mi Note 10, the mobile phone, this item stands as the long-awaited addition to the Mi Note family.
Now let’s see what the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has to offer. But first, let’s look at some critical specs on the spec sheet.
- 6.47-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels
- Android 9.0 Pie, 6GB RAM
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 665, Octa-core 2.0GHz
- 32GB/64GB/128GB built-in storage,
- 108MP + 12MP + 5MP + 20MP + 2MP back cameras and 32MP front camera.
- 5,260mAh embedded battery
Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Design and Display
Following the current trend, the Xiaomi Mi Note has a teardrop cutout on its front panel. But on this phone, the notch rests 6.47-inch on a curved Super AMOLED display while boasting of a selfie camera. With this screen, you will enjoy movies and gameplay at high resolution.
On all sides, the screen is surrounded by slim bezels. It also has a slim chin thereby giving it a sleek look.
Design-wise, the phone offers interesting specs for everyday use. For instance, it has an aluminium frame that can withstand knocks and falls. It also has a width of 75.9mm that fits any hand or pocket size with ease. If you move to the right end of the phone, you will find its power and volume buttons.
The back panel has a five-camera setup on its glass-covered surface. Near the camera, you will notice two flashes while the Xiaomi logo is engraved at the bottom.
If you are in the market for a trendy device, the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 serves as a suitable pick. It can be purchased in vibrant colours such as Glacier White, Aurora Green and Midnight Black.
Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Camera
Although the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has an appealing design, its cameras stand as a major attraction to potential consumers. After all, it includes five rear cameras.
The main camera is a 108MP sensor (the first in the world) that offers PDAF, Laser Auto Focus and OIS. Its second camera has a 12MP sensor while the third camera has a 5MP sensor with an f/2.0 opening.
The next camera consists of a 20MP ultra-wide camera. Like most of the sensors on the Xiaomi Mi Note 10, it offers Laser Auto Focus for quick and accurate shots. The final snapper includes a 2MP macro camera with an f/2.4 opening.
On this phone, a Quad-LEDD dual-tone flash handles low light and nighttime shots. It also boasts of HDR for crisp and detailed images. You can even use the phone to shoot 2160p, 1080p and 720p videos at various speeds.
For selfies, the smartphone has a 32MP front camera. This sensor has an f/2.0 opening and supports HDR. It also features facial recognition and 1080p video recording at 30fps.
Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Hardware and Software
On the Xiaomi Mi Note 10, the Snapdragon 730G processor offers faster speeds and efficient power use. It also supports 6GB RAM for seamless user experience. However, the device does not have a Micro SD slot. So, if you want to save media files, you will need to 128GB worth of onboard storage.
Although the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 stands as an Android 9.0 Pie device, it uses the latest MIUI 11. But there is a high chance that the device might have a future Android 10 update.
Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Battery and Connectivity
Long hours of mobile entertainment and web browsing awaits anyone that uses this smartphone. After all, it packs a powerful 5,260mAh battery that has fast charging features. If you plug in the device to a power source, you can get a full charge within a short period.
The smartphone also works with 4G LTE and most WiFi standards. Other options for connectivity include Bluetooth and NFC while the device boasts of an infrared port. You will also find a USB port (for file transfers and charging) and a 3.5mm jack (for audio accessories).
Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Price and Availability
Since its a mid-range phone, you can grab the Xiaomi Mi Note 4 for $599 (N216,239.00). Although it might look expensive, its unique camera setup is worth the price tag. If the phone meets your budget and needs, you can get it at any offline or online retailer.
Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Complete Specifications
- Dimension: 157.8 x 74.2 x 9.7mm
- Material: Glass/ Aluminum
- Weight: 208g
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: Super AMOLED touchscreen
- Size: 6.47-inch
- Screen Resolution: 1080 x 2340 pixels
- Multi-touch: Yes
Software and Performance
- Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie, MIUI 11
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G, Octa-core 2.2GHz
- RAM: 6GB RAM
- Internal Storage: Yes, 128GB
- Card Slot: Not Available
- Primary: 108MP + 12MP + 5MP + 20MP + 2MP rear cameras
- Secondary: 32MP selfie camera with HDR
Network and Connectivity
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, direct, hotspot
- 2G: Yes
- 3G: Yes
- 4G: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- USB: Yes, Type C
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio Jack: Yes, 3.5mm
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes ( In-Display)
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared: Yes
- Sensor: Fingerprint (Under Display, Optical), accelerometer, gyro and proximity compass.
- Capacity: 5260mAh, non-removable
- Type: Li-Po
- Fast Charging: Yes
- OTG Support: N/A
Price and Availability
- Retail Price: $599 ( N216,239.00)
- Availability: Available on offline and online retail stores.