Yesterday, Xiaomi launched the Mi CC9 Pro in China & it is a premium mid-range phone with a Penta-lens setup on the rear, Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G SOC, 5,260mAH battery & more. Today, Xiaomi launched it globally as the Mi Note 10 & it is priced at €549, which translates to around $608. There is absolutely no difference between the Chinese & the global version except for the name.
The Mi Note 10 has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on the front as well as rear & there is a metal frame. On the back, there are five cameras in total placed vertically on the top left. On the front, there is a curved AMOLED display & the display has a U-shaped notch on top.
It is a 6.47-inch Arc AMOLED Full-HD+ display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, there is Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G SOC. Now, while the Chinese version has an 8GB RAM variant as well, the global version comes with only 6GB RAM & 128GB storage. There is also an 8GB + 256GB variant, but it’s named Mi Note 10 Pro. It is equivalent to the Xiaomi Mi CC9 Pro Premium Edition.
Coming to the cameras, the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has a Penta-camera setup on the rear that includes a primary 108MP camera with f/1.69 aperture, OIS, 4-in-1 Super Pixel & 7P Lens, a secondary 12MP telephoto lens with 2X Optical Zoom, a third 5MP telephoto camera with 10X Hybrid Zoom & OIS, a fourth 20MP ultra-wide-angle camera with 117-degree FOV & finally a 2MP macro lens. There is Dual Soft Light & Dual LED flash as well.
For selfies, there is a 32MP camera with an f/2.0 aperture. Some camera features include Night Mode 2.0, Portrait Mode, Macro Mode, 960fps slow-motion video, vlog mode, etc.
There is a huge 5,260mAh battery & the device charges via the USB Type-C port. There is also 30W Fast Charging support & you get the 30W Charger in the box. According to Xiaomi, the battery can charge from 0 to 100% in just 65 minutes, which is mind-blowing, considering that there is such a huge battery underneath.
XIAOMI MI NOTE 10 – PRICING & AVAILABILITY
The Mi Note 10 comes in three colors, namely Aurora Green, Glacier White & Midnight Black. It is priced at €549 & the Mi Note 10 Pro with 8P Lens is priced at €649. It comes with 8GB RAM & 256GB Storage. You can buy it on November 11 if you live in Germany.