Xiaomi new flagship smartphones

Xiaomi has revealed two new flagship smartphones – the Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro – which boast top-of-the-line specifications.

These include 5G connectivity, the fastest wireless charging currently available in any smartphone, a 108MP camera, and the latest mobile RAM technology.


The devices share the same design and many of the same specifications, with the exception of their camera setups and charging capabilities.

The chassis design is similar to the Mi Note 10, with hyperboloid glass on the front and back and the cameras arranged in a column on the upper left rear of the phone.

Both the Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro sport a curved 6.67-inch Super AMOLED display with a 1,080 x 2,340 resolution and refresh rate of 90Hz.

On the inside, the devices boast Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 octa-core processor, paired with either 8GB or 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM.

Storage configurations for the Mi 10 are 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB, while the Mi 10 Pro has options of 256GB or 512GB.

Availability and pricing
The Mi 10 started shipping in China on Friday, while the Mi 10 Pro will be released in the country on 18 February.

The entry-level Mi 10 is priced at 3,999 yuan (R8,560), and offers 128GB storage and 8GB RAM. The base Mi 10 Pro has a 4,999 yuan (R10,700) price tag and comes with 256GB storage and 8GB RAM.

No information on local availability or pricing was available yet.

Below are  the specifications of the Xiaomi Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro.

Xiaomi Mi 10
OS Android 10
Display 6.67-inch 1,080 x 2,340 AMOLED
Processor Snapdragon 865 octa-core
RAM 8GB / 12GB
Storage 128GB / 256GB
Rear camera 108MP + 13MP + 2MP + 2MP
Front camera 20MP
Connectivity Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1
Cellular 5G / LTE
Battery 4,780mAh
Charging 30W wired, 30W wireless, 10W reverse

Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro

Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro
OS Android 10
Display 6.67-inch 1,080 x 2,340 AMOLED
Processor Snapdragon 865 octa-core
RAM 8GB / 12GB
Storage 256GB / 512GB
Rear camera 108MP + 20MP + 12MP + 8MP
Front camera 20MP
Connectivity Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1
Cellular 5G / LTE
Battery 4,500mAh
Charging 50W wired, 30W wireless, 10W reverse