Redmi Note 10S gets MIUI 12.5 update before India launch


  • The global version of Redmi Note 10S has received the latest MIUI 12.5 update
  • Redmi Note 10S is scheduled to launch on May 13th in India
  • In India, it will come preinstalled with MIUI 12.5

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S is slated to launch on May 13th in India. While it is an entirely new phone for the Indian market, this device was already announced in global markets in March. Ahead of the Indian launch, the global version of the Note 10S is now receiving the latest MUI 12.5 update.

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In India, the Redmi Note 10S is expected to arrive as Xiaomi’s first phone to offer MIUI 12.5 out-of-the-box experience. The MIUI 12.5 upgrade brings a revamped system UI, enhanced privacy controls, new live wallpapers, new notification sounds, renewed Notes app, and more.

Redmi Note 10S receives MIUI 12.5 update globally

Redmi Note 10S

The Redmi Note 10S will come preinstalled with MIUI 12.5

The MIUI 12.5 update with build numbers and is now issued for Redmi Note 10S users in Europe and global markets, respectively. As far as India is concerned, the smartphone is expected to arrive with build preinstalled.

Redmi Note 10S specifications and features

The Redmi Note 10S has a 6.43-inch AMOLED screen that offers Full HD+ resolution of 1,080 x 2,400 pixels and a 20:9 aspect ratio. The display is shielded by Gorilla Glass 3.

The Helio G95 chipset is present under the hood of the device. The SoC is coupled with LPDDR4x RAM and UFS 2.2 storage. It comes with 33W fast charging for its 5,000mAh battery.

It has a 13-megapixel selfie camera and its rear camera setup comprises a 64-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens with a 120-degree FOV, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro camera. For security, it features a side-facing fingerprint scanner.

A recent leak claimed that India will be receiving the Note 10S in variants like 6GB RAM + 64GB storage, 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage. It is expected to arrive in colours like white, grey, and blue.

Redmi Note 10S pricing and availability

There is no information available on the pricing of the Redmi Note 10S. The specs of the phone suggest that it will be slotted between the Redmi Note 10, which starts at Rs 12,499, and Redmi Note 10 Pro, which begins at Rs 15,999.


Anvinraj Valiyathara

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