Redmi is planning to introduce a new ‘X series’ of smartphones, and the previously held launch event declared that the Redmi 10X will be the first lineup of the X series. According to the Russian website, the company is planning to launch the device in two variants – Base ( Redmi 10X 5G) and Pro ( Redmi 10X 5G Pro).
However, the rumors suggest that there might be three smartphones in this lineup, the third one being Redmi 10X(4G) as an extended version of Redmi Note 9 which was not launched in China. The exact difference between these phones is yet to be confirmed. So here we present to you everything we know about the Redmi 10X lineup.
Everything we know about Redmi 10X
The senior officer from Redmi confirmed that the Redmi 10X will be powered by MediaTek’s Dimensity 820, an octa-core SoC consisting of quad-core ARM Cortex A76 working at 2.6GHz and quad-core Cortex A55 working at 2GHz. Dimensity 820 is the latest budget chip from MediaTek and Redmi 10X will be the first to use it. It is based on the 7nm process and will be using a Mali-G57 MC5 for GPU. The chip features a 5G integrated modem supporting both SA and NSA dual-mode 5G allowing the connection of both cards at the same time.
The Redmi 10X will be flaunting its 6.57 inches AMOLED display having FHD+(1,080×2,340 pixels) resolutions and Always-On capability. In the storage section, the device will probably have 4 storage options according to the phone variant. The base variant is likely to have 4GB/ 128GB and 6GB/128GB as storage option whereas the pro variant might come with 8 GB RAM along with the 128GB/256GB internal storage. Users will get the option to expand their storage via microSDXC cards.
The phone will be rocking a quad-camera setup with a primary sensor of 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide) with PDAF, a secondary sensor of 8 MP, f/2.2,(ultrawide), a macro sensor of 2 MP, f/2.4, and the depth sensor of 2 MP, f/2.4. The teaser by the company itself on Weibo confirms the presence of a 30x zooming and OIS feature.
Well, we can expect one of the phones, probably the Pro version, to come up with a 3x telephone lens. Another post on Weibo claimed that the Star track mode on 10X 5G Pro will ease the procedure of taking long- exposure photos. Similarly, the phone consists of a selfie camera of 13MP(wide).
The phone possesses an extensively huge battery of 5020 mAh which is likely to come along with quick charging that is not disclosed yet. The Redmi 10X will run on MIUI 11 on the top of Android 10.
Pricing & Availability:
Speaking of the color options, the Base variant (10X 5G) will have Green, Sky Blue, and White as the color option whereas the Pro variant (10X 5G Pro) will come in Dark Blue, Gold, Silver, and Violet color options whereas we don’t have any information about the 4G variant yet. The phone will launch on 26th May in the Chinese market along with RedmiBook and Redmi X TV.
According to the leaks Redmi 10X will be priced at CNY 1,499 (roughly NPR 26,000) for the base variant. There is no rumor of the launch in Nepal yet. We will be updating you regularly. Till then, stay tuned and stay safe.