Redmi Note 10
- Screen: 6.43 inches, 1080 x 2400 Pixels AMOLED
- Colors: Onyx Gray, Pebble White, Lake Green
- Camera: 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP
- Front Camera: 13MP
- OS: Android 11; MIUI12
- CPU: 2.2 GHz, Octa-core
- RAM: 4GB / 6GB /
- Storage: 64GB / 128GB
- Battery: 5000mAh, Li-Po
Redmi Note 10 in Kenya.
Redmi Note 10 is the latest redmi note series after the note 9 series. It comes with a refreshing new design, features, and 48MP camera. Redmi Note 10 comes in a slim sleek design, one look at the phone you get a feel of a premium though it is made of plastic with IP53, dust, and splash protection.
The retail price in Kenya ranges from Ksh.18,999 for the 4GB ram 64GB storage, Ksh.20,500 for the 4GB ram 128GB storage andKsh.23,500 for the 6GB ram 128GB storage. In the market, you will mostly find 128GB storage variation than the 64GB or the 256GB models. You can also check out Redmi Note 10 Pro and Redmi Note 10 pro-Max for a complete comparison.
Design and Build.
The Redmi Note 10 design and build are similar to that of Note 10 Pro with a glossy and curved back. The back is made of plastic, not gorilla glass. It is small and lighter compared to the Pro version. It is not the most premium-looking mid-range phone in its price bracket. One thing that stands out in the design is the IPS 15, which is a splash resistance, a rare at its price range.
You get a 6.4” Super AMOLED, 1080p display with a brightness of 409ppi brightness. The screen is protected with a Gorilla glass 3. Despite the standard refresh rate, the display is good. You get a good color scheme with deep colors. To wake up the screen, there is a reliable side-finger print reader/power button.
Memory & Storage.
The Redmi Note 10 comes with memory storage combination of 4GB 64GB, 4GB 128GB and 6GB 128GB. You have the option for expandable storage via an SD card slot.
At the core of the Redmi Note 10, there is a Snapdragon 678 chipset. The chipset has a higher GPU clock speed making it better in its price range. Performance is good but still scores lower in benchmarks.
Powering the Note 10 is a whopping 5000mAh battery. Battery life is great but nothing stands out. Charging speed is fast class, probably the best in its price range. You are guaranteed a 60% charge in 30 minutes.
The phone comes with 4 cameras at the back. The main camera is 48MP with detection autofocus. + 8MP ultra-wide-angle cameras + 2MP Macro + 2MP.
Redmi Note 10 Specifications and Price
|Body||Dimensions: 164.9 x 77.1 x 9 mm
Build Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame.
|Display||Type: IPS LCD, 400 nits
Size: 6.53 inches, 102.9 cm2 (~81.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution: 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~269 ppi density)
|Platform||OS: Android 10, MIUI 12
Chipset: MediaTek Helio G25 (12 nm)
|Memory||Internal: 2GB RAM, 32GB Internal Storage|
|Main Camera||Modules: 13MP Wide.
Features: LED flash, HDR
|Selfie Camera||Modules: 5MP
Features: LED Flash HDR
|Battery||Type: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
Charging: Fast charging 10W
|Others||Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity|
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