Redmi India launched Redmi Note 10S in the Indian market. Standing right in the middle of Redmi Note 10 and Redmi Note 10 Pro, Redmi Note 10S comes with a sleek design, stunning cameras, savage performance and smooth display. It will be the first device to come with MIUI 12.5 (interim) out-of-the-box, which is the cleanest MIUI experience ever.
Commenting on the launch, Sneha Tainwala, Business Head, Redmi India, said, “At Redmi, our consumers are at the heart of everything we do which drives us to constantly work towards democratising technology hence making it more accessible. Our newly launched Redmi Note 10 series consisting of Redmi Note 10 Pro Max, Redmi Note 10 Pro and Redmi Note 10 has been receiving a phenomenal response from our consumers. It brings to life our core philosophy of offering innovation at an incredibly honest pricing, making it a true game changer in the smartphone industry. Continuing on that legacy, we are introducing the Redmi Note 10S which offers savage performance and stunning cameras. With the powerful MediaTek Helio G95 and 64MP camera setup with a minimum of 6GB of RAM for better image processing, we aim to enable our users to do what they love by taking gaming and photography a notch higher. This is topped up with the new MIUI 12.5(interim) empowering the users to decide which app they want in their smartphones”
She further added, “The pandemic has fundamentally altered the way we live, work, and play. In the post COVID era, health has taken a centre stage with consumers wanting to keep their fitness in check. With that in mind, we are introducing Redmi’s first ever smartwatch to help our fans stay at the top of their fitness game. As our consumers move into a healthier tomorrow, with the newly launched watch we aim to empower them by offering a perfect amalgamation of intelligent sensors and design.”
Redmi Note 10S
Redmi Note 10S comes with a quad camera setup that features a 64MP primary camera, 8MP Ultra-wide lens, 2MP Macro camera with 2x zoom capabilities and a 2MP depth sensor. With a 118°field of view, Redmi Note 10S allows users to capture group photographs and landscape shots with ease. The MIUI customisations on the camera app have been enhanced to suit new age social media creators, with features such as skyscaping, colour focus, pro colour and the all new pro time-lapse mode. The new feature will allow users to shoot time lapse videos even under the most complex of lighting conditions. Redmi Note 10S features a 13MP front in-display camera for quality selfies.
Vibrant Super AMOLED display:
Like its siblings, Redmi Note 10S sports a 16.33 cm (6.43) Full HD+ Super AMOLED display or an immersive content viewing experience. It comes with 1100 nits brightness and 360-degree Ambient Light Sensor that detects the ambient light more accurately to automatically adjust the brightness of the screen making for a comfortable viewing experience. It also comes with 100% DCI-P3 ensuring a wider color gamut that enhances vividness and gives an impressive contrast Ratio of 4500000:1. Featuring 180Hz touch sampling rate, it reduces input lag to give users a pin-point accuracy while gaming. Redmi Note 10S features a bezel-less display with one of the smallest 3.5mm dot-notch on the front. The dual stereo speaker setup adds to the impressive experience making consuming content a delight on the phone.
Performance: MediaTek HyperEngine Gaming Technology
Redmi Note 10S is powered by a MediaTek Helios G95 chipset that is designed for the ultimate gaming experience. The CPU has ARM Cortex A55 and A76 clocked upto 2.05GHz paired with the GPU ARM Mali G76 clocked @900MHz giving users a powerful performance that makes games run at the smoothest frame rate possible. With 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM, Redmi Note 10S excels at multitasking, and enhances the overall smoothness of performance on the device. This also ensures better image processing with the 64MP primary camera. To add to the power, it comes with UFS 2.2 high-speed storage.
The new Redmi Note 10S is the first device in India to feature the latest MIUI 12.5 (Interim) update out-of-the-box. Based on feedback from millions of customers worldwide, the latest version of MIUI 12.5 focuses on enhancing the overall user experience and will be cleaner, faster and simply more efficient at doing things. In order to deliver an optimized system experience, the company has re-written the system UI, which helps reduce core scene memory usage by 20% and power consumption by upto 15%, thereby providing longer battery life. Providing more control in the hands of the consumer, now users have the freedom to uninstall and remove pre-loaded applications they don’t want on their device.
Redmi Note 10S comes with an interim MIUI 12.5 update and the final version will be rolled out soon via OTA.
Redmi Note 10S retains the new EVOL design offering a refined look and premium feel. It comes in three color variants Deep Sea Blue, Frost White and Shadow Black. The new arch-side fingerprint sensor sits flush on the side of the device. The tapered edges, flattened ends and curved back making for a seamlessly integrated and comfortable to use device. The smartphone also comes with a 3.5mm audio jack.
Redmi Note 10S sports a massive 5000mAh battery with 33W Fast charger in-the-box. It lets you charge 0-100% in around 78 mins and uto 54% charge in just 30 mins. Redmi Note 10S also comes with an ultra-battery saving mode that helps in preserving battery life.
Maintaining the highest quality standards Redmi Note 10S sports a Corning® Gorilla® Glass that keeps the device protected from accidental falls and scratches. IP53 rating coupled with corrosion proof rubberised ports ensures protection against dust and water ingress. It also comes with a Multi-layer Graphite sheet for faster heat dissipation to protect the smartphone from any heating issues.
Redmi Note 10S will be available across Mi.com, Amazon.in, Mi Home and Mi Studio stores starting 12:00 noon starting 18th May 2021. It will also be soon available across all 10,000+ retail stores. The retail price is INR 14,999 for the 6GB+64GB variant, INR 15,999 for 6GB+128GB.