After the successful launching of Redmi Note 10, Note 10 Pro, and Note 10 Pro Max in India, xiaomi launched its brand new Redmi Note 10S in India today at 12 pm. In India, the Redmi Note 10S base variant costs Rs 14,999.
Now coming to the Redmi Note 10S, it is the perfect mix of better features. The device features a long lasting battery, Widevine L1 certification, new design and many more. It is the tweaked version of Redmi Note 10S. This new smartphone from Xiaomi will be available to buy on 18th May, 12 pm.
Redmi Note 10S Key Specifications
- 6.43-inch FHD + AMOLED panel with a hole-punch design
- 5000mAh High capacity battery
- 33W fast charging
- Latest MediaTek Helio G95 HyperEngine Game Technology
- Widevine L1 certification for the best streaming
- MIUI 12.5
- Dual stereo and auto cleaning speakers
Hardware and Design
Redmi Note 10S is designed ergonomically to fit in your hand and pocket with it’s lightweight body and stylish design. Redmi Note 10S is designed on the philosophy that has had the smallest of elements making a great impact called as EVOL philosophy. The device comes with attractive colour shades named the mesmerising Deep sea blue, the Frost white and stealthy Shadow black. The device comes with a hole punch design that holds a 13 MP selfie camera which allows a seamless screen experience.
It comes with 6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED panel, quad camera setup which gives you a wide variety of photography opportunities, 110nits peak brightness which keep your phone highly visible, 360 degree ambient light sensor, 180Hz touch sampling rate, 5000mAh battery which gives you upto 680 hrs standby, 33W fast charger which takes 78 mins to charge 100%, corning gorilla glass protection, multilayer graphite sheet for heat dissipation, Z axis vibration motor which gives you feel of each and every tap, 3.55 mm audio jack, in built IR blasters .
Redmi Note 10S Camera
The phone comes with a 64 megapixel primary sensor in the rear camera. which is the second highest resolution available in a smartphone in today’s age. The camera allows detailing of images that you normally miss out. It also comes with an 8 megapixel ultra-wide camera with an 118 degree FOV which is best for capturing the landscapes and sceneries around you at it’s extravagant best. It also comes with a 2 megapixel macro lens with a 2x zoom which gives you clear perspective details and that’s not all it also comes with a 2 megapixel depth sensor that can take perfect bokeh shots that we all love.
The camera setup helps you to click stunning images with multiple options that gives your photos the added quality that is hard to come by in general. The smartphone gives you a Pro Time-Lapse Mode, the Sky Scraping Mode which is perfect for capturing timeless skylines, pro colour features which enhances the vibrancy of picture making individual colour pop, colour focus feature which exclusively let’s you focus on the the colours that you love in a particular image, the night mode gives you better night shorts with more exposures, making it almost seem like a day time capture.
Software and UI
Redmi Note 10S comes with the latest MIUI 12.5. In order to deliver an optimized system experience Xiaomi rewritten their entire system UI by reducing core scene memory usage by 20% so now the users can enjoy a lighter, smoother system experience with significantly longer battery life. MIUI 12.5 gives prioritised gestures so that your actions on the screen get priority so that you can get instant feedback to whatever actions or gestures you are taking on the screen. The preloaded softwares like calculator, camera, gallery, security, notes, recorder, etc. are also now a lot cleaner.
The software now provides the division between core apps which are fundamental apps essential for the functioning of the phone and the apps which can either be uninstalled or removed. This gives you a freedom to uninstall and remove anything that you don’t want and keep the stuff that you want to make the entire experience customized to your preference. In short now with this you are able to remove inbuilt apps which don’t come under the fundamental division of apps on the phone. The Redmi Note 10S is the first device in India to have MIUI 12.5 out of the box. MIUI 12.5 is indeed the cleanest MIUI experience ever.
On this device Xiaomi has integrated the MediaTek Helio G95 chipset with HyperEngine game technology which means the graphic department of smartphones is more than covered! The cpu has Arm Cortex A55 and the Arm Cortex A76 which is clocked at 2.05GHz paired with the Mali G76 GPU clocked at 900MHz to give a powerful performance that makes games run at the smoothest possible frame rate. The device also has the 6GB LPDDR4X RAM that allows for smooth online gaming experience, while enabling seamless multitasking across numerous applications. It also gives you 128GB UFS 2.2 internal storage that gives you tonnes of space to store your data, photos, games and much more and because it is UFS 2.2 it’s significantly faster than before.
Battery and Charging
Now about the battery which comes with the 5000mAh high capacity that can give you up to 680 hours, that is 28 days of standby, 188 hours of music on the headset, or 77 hours of music with the speakers. The device comes with a 33W fast charger in the box that lets you get 54% charge in just 30 mins and full 100% charge in 78 mins. The smartphone is provided with ultra battery saver mode that preserves your battery and lets it last much longer time without having to worry about losing full charge.
Redmi Note 10S Price
The 6GB RAM and 64GB Storage variant of Redmi Note 10S costs Rs. 14,999 and the 6GB RAM and 128GB Storage variant costs Rs 15,999 in India. There are three color options available for Redmi Note 10S; Deep Sea Blue, Frost White and Shadow Black.
Under Rs 16,000 the Redmi Note 10S is another glorious value-for-money smartphone from Xiaomi. The 180Hz touch sampling rate which reduces input lag to give you pinpoint accuracy while gaming, the cameras are improved. Dual stereo speakers which enhance sound quality that is crisp and clear, the speakers are the auto cleaning speakers that expels dust which does not allow audio performance from jarring. The device gives you savage gaming performance under the budget segments and becomes a value for money device.