“While Xiaomi launched Mi 10 and M10 Lite in China earlier this year, the brand has unveiled the Mi 10 Lite now as well.”
Mi 10, Mi 10 Pro, and Mi 10 Lite smartphones have now been launched globally as Xiaomi unveiled the devices for Europe via a livestream on Friday. While Mi 10 and M10 Pro were earlier launched in China this year, the Mi 10 Lite is an all-new addition to the series for the international launch. For those who are unaware, Mi 10 series was initially expected to launch internationally at MWC 2020, which was unfortunately cancelled due to the fast spread of coronavirus through Europe. As we know everything about the Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro, let’s start with the Mi 10 Lite as it is the new face in the series.
Mi 10 Lite price and specifications
Mi 10 Lite smartphone comes at a starting price of EUR 350 (roughly Rs 29,300) packs a 6.57-inch AMOLED display with a waterdrop notch up top. The handset is powered by a Snapdragon 765G chipset and comes with 5G support as well. The quad-camera at the back of the handset is headlined by a 48MP sensor but unfortunately, the brand has not shared information about other sensors just yet. However, they have been promised to be delivered to us soon.
At the front, there is a 16MP shooter placed inside the waterdrop notch for selfies and video calling. The handset packs a 4160mAh battery and comes in 64GB and 128GB storage models. The Mi 10 Lite can be picked up in Green, White, and Gray colours.
Mi 10 and M10 Pro price, specifications
Both Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro pack the Snapdragon 865 chipset and offer 5G support. The phones come with curved edge 6.67-inch AMOLED display with full HD+ resolution and 90Hz refresh rate. The Mi 10 Pro will be made available with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage for EUR 999 (roughly Rs 83,500). The Mi 10, on the other hand, comes in 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB variants, priced at EUR 799 (roughly Rs 66,800) and EUR 899 (roughly Rs 75,200), respectively.
The biggest difference between the two phones is primarily in the rear camera setup. The Mi 10 features a 108-megapixel primary camera, tagged with 13-megapixel ultra-wide, 2-megapixel macro and 2-megapixel depth sensors. On the other hand the Mi 10 Pro, is considerably more impressive as it features a 108-megapixel primary camera alongside 8-megapixel telephoto with 10x hybrid zoom, a 12-megapixel telephoto and portrait unit with 2x optical zoom, and a 20-megapixel ultra-wide unit.
For selfies and video calls, both the phones are fitted with a 20-megapixel camera placed inside a punch-hole to the left. However, phones differ in battery capacities. While the Mi 10 houses a 4,789mAh battery with 30W fast charging, the Mi 10 Pro comes with a 4,500mAh battery with 50W fast charging. The Mi 10 Pro, additionally, allows fast frame rate full HD video shooting at 120fps, 240fps and 960fps settings.