Xiaomi’s Mi 10 smartphone will launch in the first quarter of 2020. The information has been revealed by the brand’s CEO and founder Lei Jun. The device is likely to launch alongside the Mi 10 Pro version. Jun further added that the company will carry on its tradition of launching upcoming smartphones with the latest Snapdragon processors. The Mi Mix 2S was launched with the Snapdragon 845 SoC, while the Mi 9 was announced with the Snapdragon 855 under the hood. The company will also launch ten smartphones with 5G capabilities in 2020, added Jun. The upcoming Mi 10 is confirmed to carry 5G support as well. In total, the brand has sold over 427 million units of phones that are powered by Snapdragon processors.
Xiaomi Mi 10 specifications and features
The Mi 10 will sport a 6.5-inch OLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate. As mentioned above, it will be powered by the Snapdragon 865 octa-core SoC. It is likely to house 12GB of RAM which would be coupled with three storage capacities – 128GB, 256GB and 512GB. On the back, the device is expected to play host to a quad camera setup. The configuration is likely to include a 108MP primary sensor, a 48MP shooter, a 12MP sensor and an 8MP snapper.
In addition to this, the upcoming smartphone might house a 4,500mAh battery unit with support for 48W fast charging. It has also been speculated to run Android 10 out of the box with MIUI 11 on the top. The Pro variant of the smartphone is also likely to be launched and it is speculated to feature 65W fast charging support. It could also feature a refresh rate of 120Hz and rear camera configuration of 108MP + 20MP + 12MP + 5MP. However, we’d advise readers to take this information with a pinch of salt as it hasn’t been confirmed by the brand so far.