Xiaomi’s Redmi brand launched the Redmi 10X and Redmi 10X Pro 5G smartphones in China. The new Redmi 10X series is the first to get the latest MediaTek Dimensity 820 processor with built-in 5G SA/NSA support. It will also be the first to get dual SIM 5G support via an OTA update in July. Other key features of the Redmi 10X series are a 6.57-inch FHD+ AMOLED waterdrop notch screen, a 48-megapixel main camera (the 10X Pro also comes with a telephoto camera for up to 30x digital zoom). These are powered by a 4520mAh battery and come with fast charging as well.
Redmi 10X and 10X Pro Full Specs
The Redmi 10X and 10X Pro both sport a 6.57-inch Full HD+(2400 × 1080 pixels) AMOLED display with 800 nits peak brightness. The display also supports HDR 10+. These have an in-display fingerprint sensor.
Dimensity 820 Processor
Both the phones are powered by a 2.6GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Dimensity 820 processor with Mali-G57 MC5 GPU. These pack up to 8GB LPDDR4X RAM and up to 256GB UFS 2.1 storage.
The smartphones currently run on Android 10 with MIUI 11, but these are upgradable to the latest MIUI 12.
The 10X Pro sports a 48MP main rear cameras with PDAF, EIS, an 8MP telephoto lens with OIS for 3x optical zoom, 5x hybrid zoom, 30x digital zoom, an 8MP 119° ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 5MP 2cm macro lens. It has a 20MP front camera with 78.5° FOV.
The 10X sports a triple rear camera setup with a 48MP main cameras with PDAF, EIS, an 8MP 119° ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP depth sensor. It has a 16MP front camera.
Battery and Fast Charging
Both of them pack a similar 4520mAh battery. The Redmi 10X 5G comes with 22.5W fast charging while 10X Pro 5G comes with 33W fast charging.
Dimensions of both the phones are 164.16× 75.75×8.99mm. The weight of 10X is 205g, while 10X Pro weighs 208g. The smartphones also come with a water-resistant IP53 rating. These come in White, Blue, Gold, and Purple colors.
Apart from 5G SA/NSA, these also come with Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, NFC (10X Pro), 3.5mm audio jack, and USB Type-C connectivity options.
Price & Availability in India
Redmi 10X 5G price in China starts at 1599 yuan (Rs. 16,950 approx.) for the 6GB+64GB version and goes up to 2399 yuan (Rs. 25,450 approx.) for the 8GB+256GB version.
While Redmi 10X Pro 5G starts at 2299 yuan (Rs. 24,390 approx.) for the 8GB + 128GB model and goes up to 2599 yuan (Rs. 27,570 approx.) for the max 8GB+256GB version.
The Redmi 10X will go on sale from June 1, while the Redmi 10X Pro will be available from June 5 in China. The company may soon launch these phones in India with a different moniker, maybe.