Following the success of the budget-friendly Redmi 9 smartphone in the Asian market, Xiaomi is now back with the launch of the brand new Redmi 10 in both Singapore and Malaysia. The new model sports a fresh design along with some really nice upgrades to it’s camera system and processor.
Starting with the frontside of the phone, the Redmi 10 features a 6.5” LCD display that offers a FHD+ screen resolution, 90Hz refresh rate, as well as an 8 megapixels selfie camera housed within it’s central hole-punch cutout compartment. Unlike it’s predecessor, the Redmi 10 adopts a side-mounted fingerprint scanner instead of a rear-mounted one.
For photography, the Redmi 10 comes with a rectangular camera island which brings along a quad-camera system. These cameras include a 50 megapixels main camera, 8 megapixels ultra-wide lens, 2 megapixels macro shooter, as well as a 2 megapixels depth sensor.
Under the hood, the Redmi 10 is powered by the latest MediaTek Helio G88 chipset which will be paired with up to 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage in the memory department. It’s internal storage as usual, can be further expanded via a microSD card.
To keep it’s lights on, the Redmi 10 draws power from a respectable 5,000mAh battery which carries support for 18W fast-wired charging and 9W reverse charging. On the software-side, the phone will be shipped with MIUI 12 based on Android 11 out of the box.
Those who’re interested can pick the device from three different colorways including Carbon Gray, Pebble White and Sea Blue. In Singapore, the Redmi 10 is priced at S$229 (US$168) and S$249 (US$183) respectively for both it’s 4GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB variants.