Smartphone launch occasions typically occur at unique areas with a number of fanfare. Media from across the globe are invited to cowl them in dwell broadcasts. But that won’t be the case with the launch of Xiaomi’s upcoming flagship, the Mi 10. Owing presumably to the rising issues of the unfold of a novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) from China, Xiaomi will launch the Mi 10 at an online-only occasion on February 13. Xiaomi co-founder Lei Jun confirmed the official launch date on Weibo yesterday.
At the annual Qualcomm Tech Summit final yr, Xiaomi President Lin Bin introduced that the Xiaomi Mi 10 can be one of many first few smartphones to be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Mobile Platform. If issues go in accordance to plan, we are able to count on to see the upcoming Mi 10 powered by the lately developed Snapdragon 865 chip. We may count on to see 16GB of RAM and 512GB of inner cupboard space on the smartphone. One variant of the Mi 10—the Mi 10 Pro 5G—is anticipated to have 5G connectivity.
Going by beforehand leaked data, we count on the Xiaomi Mi 10 to characteristic a 6.4-inch display screen with a Full HD+ decision. We additionally count on it to pack a 4800mAh battery, and the Mi 10 Pro 5G, a barely smaller 4500mAh battery. According to a Weibo consumer named Technology B, the Xiaomi Mi 10 may have help for 48W quick charging. In the optics division, we count on the handset to have as many as 4 cameras on the again panel with the first sensor being both a 64MP unit or a 108MP unit.
When it’s launched subsequent week, the Mi 10 will succeed the outgoing Mi 9. Launched a yr in the past, the Mi 9 contains a 6.39-inch Super AMOLED display screen with a decision of 1080 x 2340 pixels. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chip with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of inner cupboard space, it runs the proprietary MIUI 11 software program that’s based mostly on Android 10. The handset has a 3300mAh battery with help for 27W quick charging. On its again panel, there’s a triple digital camera setup with the first sensor having a decision of 48MP. You can see our first impressions of the Mi 9 beneath:
Note: Cover picture represents outgoing Xiaomi Mi 9