Is it Worth Buying Xiaomi Mi 10i 5G?

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Xiaomi had launched Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G in China while back and that also had the same specifications as Mi 10i 5G. You get it right, Xiaomi has re-brand the Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G version and launched in India under Mi brand. By the way, that doesn’t matter because the Mi 10i 5G has good specifications and it’s launched at the same price as China.

Xiaomi Mi 10i 5G Price India

Mi 10i 5G price in India starts from Rs 20,999 for 6GB Ram + 64GB storage while 6GB Ram + 128GB storage variant is priced at Rs 21,999. Xiaomi has also launched 8GB of Ram and 128GB storage version which is priced at Rs 23,999 in India. The phone is available in Atlantic Blue, Midnight Black, and Pacific Sunrise colour options.

The first sale of Mi 10i 5G starts from 8th January 2020 at noon via Amazon India website and Mi.com/in at noon.

Is it Worth Buying Xiaomi Mi 10i 5G?

Mi 10i 5G Review

Yes, Xiaomi Mi 10i 5G (review) is worth buying because the phone has powerful Snapdragon 750G Processor which has 5G support along with massive 108-megapixel camera setup, 16MP selfie shooter and 33W fast charging support. Xiaomi Mi 10i 5G is priced at Rs 20,999 which is the perfect price for what Xiaomi is offering. It’s value for money Device.

Now, you can’t just buying new smartphone, right away, so let’s talk what new Xiaomi has to offer.

Performance

The Mi 10i 5G is powered by Snapdragon 750G processor which is the same processor used by Moto G 5G and this phone is also priced at 21k. While Mi 10i 5G is running on MIUI 12 based on Android 10 and it will get Android 11 update but when Xiaomi didn’t give a date yet but it will get very soon as per Xiaomi.

Likewise, the phone comes with lots of pre-installed application which can be uninstalled and also, MIUI 12 has ads in the UI which can be disabled but not 100%.

Battery Life

Mi 10i 5G Review

Xiaomi Mi 10i 5G has 4,820 mAh (non-removable) with 33W fast charging support and yes, 33W charger is included in the box, so no need to buy separately. Now, the battery life depends on your use but this phone will give about 1-day battery life.

Keep in mind, 5G phones do consume lots of battery but this won’t be a problem with you in India as 5G will take about 6 months but when you use 5G, the battery will last less as compared to 4G.

Cameras

The Mi 10i 5G come with 108-Megapixel (Samsung HM2 sensor) quad rear camera setup featuring 8MP ultra-wide lens, 2MP Macro lens and 2MP depth sensor. Here, just forget 2MP+2MP sensors because those two sensors are just added for numbers, nothing else.

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Considering the price tag, the phone has a good camera setup, there is nothing to worry about cameras. By the way, it also has 16MP selfie shooter which is placed on the punch-hole notch.

Conclusion

Mi 10i 5G Review

Mi 10i 5G is another re-brand from Xiaomi but this time, they have delivered good stuff. The phone has 5G support, 108MP rear camera setup, good selfie camera setup and 33W fast charging support. So here, can’t complain much about anything else.

In short, if your budget is about 20k then just add 1k more and get Mi 10i 5G as this is the best phone you can get around 21k.

Do note, the phone does have 120Hz screen refresh rate but this is an LCD display. So yes, you have to compromise in the display, if you want all other good stuff.

Xiaomi Mi 10i Full Specifications

Mi 10i 5G Review
Launch Date 5 January 2020
First Sale8 January 2020
Display Size 6.67-Inches LCD
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Dimensions165.4 x 76.8 x 9 mm
Display ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 5
Screen Refresh Rate120Hz LCD
Display Brightness 450 nits
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5)
OSMIUI 12-based on Android
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 750G 5G (8 nm)
GPUAdreno 619
CPUOcta-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 570)
Storage 6GB Ram + 128GB Storage
8GB Ram + 128GB Storage
Card SlotMicroSD Card
SIM Card SlotHybrid Dual SIM
Rear Cameras108 MP Primary (Samsung HM2 sensor)
8 MP Ultra-Wide
2 MP Depth
2 MP Macro
Video4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps
Front Camera16 MP Selfie Shooter
Video1080p@30fps
3.5mm JackYes
Stereo Speakers Yes
Bluetooth Version 5.1
5G SupportYes
NFC SupportNo
Sensors Ultra-sound proximity sensor | 360° Ambient light sensors | Accelerometer | Gyroscope | Electronic compass | Z-axis linear vibration motor| IR blaster
Fingerprint Yes, Side-Mounted
Supported Bands5G: Sub6G: n77/n78
4G: LTE FDD: B1/3/5/7/8
4G: LTE TDD: B38/40/41
3G: WCDMA: B1/2/5/8
2G: GSM: B2/3/5/8
Battery 4,820 mAh (non-removable)
Charging Speed33W
Charging Time 0% to 100% in 58 minutes (as per Xiaomi)
Colors Atlantic Blue, Midnight Black, and Pacific Sunrise
Weight 215 Grams
In the boxMi 10i 5G/ Power adapter / USB Type-C cable/ Simple protective cover / SIM eject tool / User guide / Warranty card
Model Number
Price6GB + 64GB: 20,999
6GB + 128GB: 21,999
8GB + 128GB: 23,999
Available at Amazon India Website

Xiaomi Mi 10i 5G FAQ

Mi 10i 5G Review

What is the India Price of Xiaomi Mi 10i 5G?

A: The Mi 10i 5G is priced at Rs 20,999 for 6GB of Ram and 128GB storage in India.

What are the color options available for Mi 10i 5G?

A: The phone is available in Atlantic Blue, Midnight Black, and Pacific Sunrise color options.

Where Can I buy Mi 10i 5G?

A: It’s available on Amazon India website and Mi.com/in.

When is the first sale of Mi 10i 5G?

A: The first sale of Mi 10i 5G starts from 8th January 2020 at noon via Amazon India website and Mi.com/in at noon.

What is the screen size of Mi 10i 5G?

A: The phone comes with 6.67-inches LCD 120Hz display with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

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