Xiaomi finally launched the Xiaomi Mi 10 and the Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro smartphones in China. There have already been reports surrounding the Mi 10 series of smartphones launching in India, sometime soon. While both the Mi 10 and the Mi 10 Pro smartphones offer flagship-level specifications and features, there are still certain differences if we pay close attention. If in case you are planning on buying any of these two devices and are not sure as to what all differences there are between the Xiaomi Mi 10 and the Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro, you are at the right place. Today, we will tell you all the differences between the two devices.
Xiaomi Mi 10 vs Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro: Price
The Xiaomi Mi 10 price is kept at CNY 3,999 for the 8GB/128GB memory variant. The 8GB/256GB variant costs CNY 4,299. The top-of-the-line 12GB/256GB variant costs CNY 4,699. The Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro, on the other hand, starts at CNY 4,999 for the 8GB/256GB variant, CNY 5,499 for the 12GB/256GB model, and CNY 5,999 for the 12GB/512GB model. The Mi 10 device will go on its first sale today, February 14, while the Mi 10 Pro will start selling a bit later this month, February 18 to be precise.
Xiaomi Mi 10 vs Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro: Specifications and Features Compared
Both the devices run on Android 10 OS with MIUI 11 on top. The displays of the devices are also identical – both flaunt a 6.67-inch FHD+ curved AMOLED display with a 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution, 90Hz refresh rate, HDR10+ support, and 180Hz touch sampling rate. The devices feature a single punch-hole cutout for the front camera. Both the devices come with a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. Under the hood, the Mi 10 and the Mi 10 Pro handsets come equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, paired with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM. The Mi 10 Pro, however, features a whopping 512GB of UFS 3.0 storage variant, something the vanilla Mi 10 misses out on.
For optics, both the Mi 10 and the Mi 10 Pro smartphones boast of a quad rear camera setup. The sensors, however, are different on both the devices. The Mi 10 houses a 108MP primary sensor with a seven-element f/1.69 lens and OIS support, a 13MP secondary camera with a 123-degree f/2.4 lens, and two 2MP sensors with an eight-element f/1.69 lens. The 108MP primary sensor makes its way to the Mi 10 Pro smartphone as well, but the secondary sensor is an 8MP unit with an f/2.0 lens. This one comes with 10x hybrid zoom support. Furthermore, there is a 12MP portrait lens with f/2.0 focal lens and 2x optical zoom, and a 20MP sensor with an f/2.2 wide-angle lens with a 117-degrees field-of-view. Both the device feature a 20MP selfie snapper.
Moving on to the next notable difference, the Xiaomi Mi 10 packs in a big 4,780mAh battery which can be charged with up to 30W of fast charging. The device also features wireless charging support. The Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro, on the other hand, comes with a smaller 4,500mAh battery, but it features a much faster 50W fast charging and 30W wireless charging. Both the devices, however, come with 10W reverse wireless charging support.