Mi 10 Youth Edition with Snapdragon 765G chipset 48MP quad rear cameras launched

The handset is capable of shooting images with up to 50x zoom.

Highlights
  • Mi 10 Youth Edition is Xiaomi’s latest mid-range offering with Snapdragon 765G chipset
  • The handset share most of its traits with the global Mi 10 Lite variant, except for the cameras
  • It touts periscope-style quad rear cameras with up to 50x zoom, which the Mi 10 Lite lacks

Mi 10 Youth Edition, which had been doing the rounds of the rumour mill for quite some time, has finally been launched in China. The handset shares most of its traits with the Mi 10 Lite that was launched globally in an event in Europe alongside the flagships Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro last month. The only difference is that the China-bound Mi 10 Youth Edition’s periscope-style camera setup, which the European Mi 10 Lite lacks. The new smartphone packs a quad-rear camera setup that bears 48MP primary sensor and 50x zooming capabilities. The phone is powered by a mid-range offering with Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset that supports 5G as well. Separately, Xiaomi has also announced its new custom-Android custom skin, called MIUI 12.

Mi 10 Youth Edition price, availability

Mi 10 Youth Edition price in China is set at RMB 2,099 (~Rs 22,634) for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant, while the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant cost RMB 2,299 (~Rs 24,700). The phone also comes in 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB storage options, which have been priced at RMB 2,499 (~Rs 26,700) and RMB 2,799 (~Rs 28,700) respectively. The Mi 10 Youth Edition will be available for sale in the country in as many as five colour options: Black, White Peach, Blueberry Mint, Milk Green, and Peach Grapefruit.

Mi 10 Youth Edition specifications

Talking about the specifications, the Mi 10 Youth Edition runs Android 10-based MIUI 11 out of the box. The handset features a 6.57-inch AMOLED display with a waterdrop-style notch atop, Full-HD+ resolution, and HDR10+ support. The phone rocks an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SoC coupled with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB storage variant. Xiaomi has provided a 4,160mAh battery on the Mi 10 Lite 5G that supports 20W fast charging. There is an in-display fingerprint scanner for security.

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The Mi 10 Youth Lite features quad rear cameras, which pack a 48MP main sensor, an 8MP 120-degrees ultra-wide sensor (f/2.2), an 8MP periscopic sensor with an aperture of f/2.4, 50X periscopic zoom, 5x optical zoom, 10x hybrid optical zoom, optical image stabilization (OIS), and lastly, a 2MP macro sensor with LED flash. On the front for selfies, the handset flaunts a 16MP shooter. In terms of connectivity, the phone features Dual SIM with Dual 4G LTE and VoLTE support, 5G support, Dual Band Wifi, A-GPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C port, and NFC.

Key Specs

Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite
Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G | 6 GBProcessor
6.57 inches Display
48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MPRear camera
16 MPSelfie camera
4160 mAh Battery
Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 28,790
Release Date: 24-Jun-2021 (Expected)
Variant: 6 GB RAM / 64 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Upcoming Phone
Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite Video