Xiaomi has launched the first 5G smartphone of the new year Mi 10i in India. This smartphone has dual stereo speakers and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. Apart from this, users will get a 4820mAh battery in it.
Smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has finally launched the long-debuted Mi 10i in India. This is the first 5G smartphone to be launched in the new year. In Mi 10i, ‘I’ means India and it is specially designed for Indian users. Talking about the specification, this handset has a 108MP camera with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. Apart from this, users will get a punch-hole display on the device.
Mi 10i Specification
Detailing specifications, the Mi 10i will run on MIUI 12 and feature a 6.67-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) waterdrop-style notch display with up to 120Hz adaptive sync refresh rate, NTSC 84 percent colour gamut, 450 nits peak brightness, and 1500:01 contrast ratio. Further, the display is HDR and HDR10+ compliant. It also offers Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection at the front and back. There’s a host of smart eye protection features as well like Reading Mode 3.0, Sunlight Display 3.0, and TUV Rheinland certification. The phone is powered by the 8nm-based Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC paired with Adreno 619 GPU, up to 8GB RAM and up to 128GB of internal storage.
As for imaging, the Mi 10i has a quad rear camera setup that includes a 108-megapixel Samsung HM2 sensor with a 1/1.52-inch sensor size, 9-in-1 pixel binning, 2.1um superpixel, and f/1.75 aperture. There’s an 8-megapixel ultra-wide sensor as well with a 120-degree field of view and f/2.2 aperture. Additionally, there is a 2-megapixel macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth lens as well. Rear camera features include six long exposure modes, HDR, Google Lens, night mode 2.0, Pro mode, panorama, raw mode, 4k video recording, and more.
Up front, the Mi 10i has a 16-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.45 aperture and 1.0-micron pixel size. Front camera features include Night Mode 1.0, AI Beautify, AI Portrait Mode, full-HD video recording, and more.
Mi 10i packs a 4,820mAh battery with 33W fast charging support. Xiaomi claims that in just 30 minutes you can achieve up to a 68 percent charge, and the phone goes from 0 to up to 100 percent battery in just 58 minutes. Connectivity options include 5G, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm audio jack, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. The Mi 10i measures at 165.38×76.8x9mm and weighs 214.5 grams. Other features include side-mounted fingerprint sensor, IP53 splash proof rating, dual stereo speakers, IR Blaster, and dual (L1 and L5) band satellite navigation.
Mi 10i Price and Availability
The Mi 10i smartphone’s 6GB RAM + 64GB storage is priced at Rs 20,999 and the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant costs Rs 21,999. At the same time, its 8GB RAM + 128GB storage costs Rs 23,999. The sale of this smartphone will start from January 7, 2021, on the e-commerce website Amazon India and the company’s official website. The phone can be purchased in Pacific Sunrise, Atlantic Blue, and Midnight Black color options.
The Mi 10i will go on sale on Amazon India, Mi.com, Mi Studio stores, and Mi Home stores from January 7 at 12pm (noon). It will soon be available across 10,000+ retail partners across the country, Xiaomi says. Open sales of the phone will begin from January 8 at 12pm (noon). Launch offers include Jio benefits worth Rs. 10,000 and Rs. 2,000 discount with ICICI Bank credit cards and EMI.