After Samsung has officially launched its Galaxy S20 series which three critical models Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+ and Galaxy S20 Ultra, Xiaomi has also officially announced its new series today which with the prices no one can beat.
In earlier leaks, we got almost all the specifications the devices are coming with, however, the prices were kept hidden till its official launch. The good news is that Xiaomi has kept the prices quite competitive for the premium devices, if you compare it with others you will see the big difference of course.
The Xiaomi Mi 10 starts at Yuan 3,999 roughly around $570 which translates to Rs88,000 in Pakistan but we can expect the price to stay between Rs.80,000 to Rs.85000 in Pakistan, the Pro version Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro starts at Yuan 4,999 around $715 and Rs.111,000 in Pakistan, these are the prices for base models with more storage and RAM the price also increases.
Now the question; will Xiaomi launch the device in Pakistan? Yes it will eventually, the company is expected to launch the device in China very soon, but there are doubts regarding the global launch, according to a recent report by Wall Street Journal, the companies in China are currently on standby and struggling to resume work. This is all because of the growing Coronavirus threat. The global launch of Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro might be delayed due to this supply chain disruption, and in Pakistan, we could see more delays as the market receives the device too late even in normal situations.
Xiaomi Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro Specifications
Both the devices are packed with 6.67-inch AMOLED 1080×2340 screens with a 90Hz refresh rate and HDR10+ supported. Both devices are also packed with high-end Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 SoC.
However, there are some differences in Cameras, RAM and Storage.
Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro
Three combinations with 256GB+8GB RAM, 256GB+12GB RAM, 512GB+12GB RAM
Quad camera with 108 MP, f/1.7 (wide angle)+ 8 MP, f/2.0 (telephoto) 10x hybrid optical zoom+ 12 MP, f/2.0 (portrait) 2x optical zoom+ 20 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide). The cameras also come with Features like triple-LED dual-tone flash, HDR and panorama. The video produced is clocked at [email protected], [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/120/240/960fps and gyro-EIS.
A recent report also confirms that Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro has the best camera so far on DxOMark review, the device scores 124 points leaving Mate 30 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro behind.
The rest of the key specifications include under-screen fingerprint, Android 10, MIUI 11, 5G supported, 4500mAh battery with 65W fast charging and 30W fast wireless charging.
Xiaomi Mi 10
The rest of the specifications stay the same with little differences in Camera and storage, Mi 10 comes with 108 MP, f/1.7 (wide)+ 13 MP, f/2.4 (ultrawide)+ 2 MP, f/2.4 (macro)+ 2 MP, f/2.4 (depth-sensor), the cameras are lit by Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama, records video at [email protected], [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60fps; and gyro-EIS. The device offers 128GB+8GB RAM, 256GB+8GB RAM, 256GB+12GB RAM options of storage and RAM. The battery capacity is 4780mAh with 30W fast charging and 30W fast wireless charging support.