Mi 10 India Launch On May 8: Price In India, Specs, Availability
Mi 10 India launch on May 8, officially confirmed by Xiaomi India. The original launch was scheduled in March, but it was postponed due to the lockdown caused by the Coronavirus pandemic.
The Mi 10 5G India launch will happen via an online event.
Mi 10 will be Xiaomi’s one of the first flagship offerings in India after a long break since the Mi MIX 2S back in 2017.
Here’s everything you need to know about the Mi 10 5G in India.
Mi 10 In Flagship Segment: Xiaomi’s Key To Premium Flagship Category?
The company did quite well with entry-premium flagship Redmi K20 Pro, and Mi 10 5G could turn out to be a perfect competitor to the OnePlus 8 and iPhone SE 2020, or other 5G phones as Realme X50 Pro 5G and iQoo 3.
Even Realme has been bringing smartphones in the premium flagship range, Xiaomi’s top competitor in India.
Mi 10 in India puts Xiaomi in a strategic position to encash the opportunity in the 40,000-category with Mi 10 5G.
The company has been teasing it’s 108MP camera in India since months, and finally we will be getting the first 108MP camera smartphone in India. Do note, only Mi 10 is coming to India, and not the Mi 10 Pro as the original series.
Mi 10 in India will be available in a 5G variant as well apart from the other models including 4G support.
Mi 10 Specs, Features: Mi 10 5G Specs
As Mi 10 Pro, Mi 10 features a 6.67-inch 90Hz OLED 1080p display along with a punch-hole for the selfie camera. Under the hood, Mi 10 runs on the same Snapdragon 865 SoC with upto 12GB RAM and 256GB storage.
Mi 10 has a quad rear camera setup as well with 108-megapixel main sensor.
The four camera module on Mi 10 further includes 2MP sensors with a 13MP f/2.4 wide-angle lens.
Mi 10 has a bigger 4,780mAh battery with support for 30W fast-charging technology. Mi 10 supports 30W wireless charging and 10W reverse wireless charging.
Mi 10 Price In India, Mi 10 India Launch
Mi 10 price starts at RMB 3,999 in China, which roughly translates to around Rs 41,000 for the base model with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. The mid-end model has 8GB RAM loaded with 256GB storage priced at RMB 4,299 (around Rs 44,050).
Finally the 12GB RAM model with 256GB storage is priced at RMB 4,699 (around Rs 47,950).
Mi 10 India price is expected to start at around Rs 40,000. It will directly take on OnePlus 8, Realme X50 Pro 5G and iPhone SE 2020.
Mi 10 will also be Xiaomi’s first 5G phone in India. The Mi 10 launch event will be livestreamed on Twitter and YouTube
Xiaomi has been expanding in the entry premium segment in the last one year, and finally Mi 10 India launch will happen on May 8. The company will unveil the device via an online-only event amidst the lockdown.
Mi 10 5G availability is expected a few days from now, and pre-bookings may open soon. The deliveries will happen once the lockdown is partially uplifted and mobile deliveries resume.