Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi had a packed event in China last week where the brand announced the Redmi 10X series. The company announced the Redmi 10X 5G and Redmi 10X Pro 5G, both of which are powered by the new Mediatek Dimensity 800 SoC.
Additionally, the company also announced the Redmi 10X 4G model. This model is more familiar in terms of specifications and design as it is a regraded Redmi Note 9 that launched globally last month.
Just last week, we were still talking about the Redmi Note 9 and Note 9 Pro launch in Singapore. With Xiaomi quick product cycle, here’s everything you need to know about the Redmi 10X 4G price, specifications and features.
Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi has launched the much-awaited Redmi 10X series in China. The series, comprising Redmi 10X and Redmi 10X Pro, is the first 5G-capable lineup from the brand with a MediaTek chipset ticking at its core. The Redmi 10X and 10X Pro both rock the all-new MediaTek Dimesnity 820 SoC that is based on the 7nm manufacturing process and offer dual-band 5G support.
Both phones feature waterdrop notch displays and 48MP camera setup arranged in a square matrix at the back, similar to the Redmi Note 9 Pro lineup. Other key Redmi 10X series specifications and highlights include the latest MIUI 12 software atop Android 10, a beefy 4,000+mAh battery, up to 33W fast charging support, and in-display fingerprint scanner.
Redmi 10X and Redmi 10X Pro specifications
The Redmi 10X and Redmi 10X Pro both sport pretty much the same specifications. They both pack a 6.57-inch AMOLED FHD+ display with 2,400×1,080p resolution, HDR 10+, 20:9 aspect ratio, 180Hz touch sampling rate, and 60Hz refresh rate. There is an in-display fingerprint scanner for security.
The handsets are powered by an octa-core 2.6GHz MediaTek Dimensity 820 chipset, aided by Mali-G57 GPU, liquid cooling tech, and Mi Game Turbo 2.0. The chipset has integrated 5G modem with support for high-speed internet on both SIMs. Software-wise, the handsets run Android 10-based MIUI 12 that brings new Always-on-Display themes and SuperWallapers features, among other things, out of the box. The Redmi 10X series is also IP53-certified for water- and dust-resistance.
Redmi 10X and Redmi 10X price and availability
The Redmi 10X price in China is set at RMB 1,599 (~SGD 320) for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. The 6GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage options have respectively been priced at RMB 1,799 (~SGD 360) and RMB 2,099 (~SGD 420). There is a fourth variant of Redmi 10X as well, which comes with 8GB RAM + 256GB storage and costs RMB 2,399 (~SGD 480).
The Redmi 10X Pro, on the other hand, has been priced at RMB 2,299 (~SGD 460) for 8GB RAM and 128GB storage variant and RMB 2,599 (~SGD 520) for 8GB RAM and 256GB storage option.
The Redmi 10X and Redmi 10X Pro both will be available for sale in dark blue and hazy gold colours in China starting from June 1st onwards. We should be looking to get it probably at the end of the year.