Redmi 10 Prime has been launched in India as the lightest smartphone with a 6,000mAh battery from the brand. The company has been hyping the launch, with the official Twitter handle of the brand as well as the top executives teasing the launch of the smartphone with a cryptic prime numbers code before revealing some of the key features of the smartphone. Among its key features, the phone will be the first device to ship with the Helio G88 chipset in India.
Based on the specs confirmed by Redmi, there are speculations that the smartphone will be a rebrand of the Redmi 10 that was launched earlier this month globally. The smartphone has been launched in two configurations with the pricing starting at Rs 12,499. Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming Redmi 10 Prime.
Redmi 10 Prime: launch date in India
The Redmi 10 Prime has gone official in the country. The launch event was live-streamed on the official YouTube channel of the brand as well as the social media handles.
Redmi 10 Prime: price in India
The Redmi 10 Prime has been launched in two storage configurations in India. The base variant comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, whereas the top-end model features 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. The phone can be purchased in Phantom Black, Astral White, and Bitfrost Blue colours. Customers who purchase the Redmi 10 Prime with an HDFC Bank card will get an instant discount of Rs 750. Here are the prices of the handset.
|Redmi 10 Prime Variant||Price|
|Redmi 10 Prime 4GB + 64GB||Rs 12,499|
|Redmi 10 Prime 6GB + 128GB||Rs 14,499|
Redmi 10 Prime: sale date on Amazon
The Redmi 10 Prime is slated to go on sale in India on September 7th at 12 noon. The phone will be available at Amazon, Mi.com, Mi Home stores across the country.
Redmi 10 Prime: specifications and features
MediaTek Helio G88 SoC
Redmi 10 Prime is the first smartphone in the country to come with the MediaTek Helio G88 processor. The processor is basically an overclocked MediaTek Helio G87 with a 2.2Ghz clock speed. The phone is being offered in two configurations – 4GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB.
High refresh rate display
Redmi 10 Prime comes with a 6.5-inch FHD+ LCD screen with a center-aligned punch-hole cutout. The display sports a 90Hz adaptive refresh rate, which means it syncs according to the content on the screen.
The Redmi 10 Prime is the first smartphone under Rs 15,000 to offer a quad-camera setup comprising a 50MP main sensor. The primary camera is backed by an 8MP wide-angle lens, 2MP macro camera, and a 2MP depth shooter. On the front, the punch-hole cutout is housing an 8MP selfie camera.
The Redmi 10 Prime is the lightest smartphone from the brand to come with a 6,000mAh battery. The battery comes with support for 18W fast charging and there’s also reverse charging support.
Redmi 10 Prime other specifications and features
The Redmi 10 Prime comes with a dedicated microSD card slot with support for up to 512GB expandable storage. There’s also support for Dynamic Ram Expansion up to 2GB and HyperEngine Game technology 2.0. The smartphone boots MIUI 12.5 based on Android 11 out of the box. Connectivity options include dual 4G VoLTE, dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.1, IR Blaster, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.