Xiaomi owned Redmi launched the all-new Redmi 10X smartphone series in its home town China. The series includes the Redmi 10X and the 10X Pro smartphones which are an expansion to the Redmi’s budget segment of smartphones. The considerable thing here is the chipset used in both the devices. Redmi has powered the latest MediaTek Dimensity 820 SoC in the smartphones. Let’s take a look at the details.
Just a few weeks back, the MediaTek announced the latest MediaTek Dimensity 820 SoC. This is a mid-range chipset and is expected to board-in some 2020 mid-range devices. But for now, the chipset is exclusive to the Redmi’s 10X smartphone. Currently, you can’t find any other device with the same chipset.
About the chipset, the Dimensity 820 is a 7nm 5G capable octa-core chipset that comes with Mali G57 GPU. MediaTek also unveiled the Dimensity 800 SoC but over it, the 820 has an edge as it supports dual-5G and has HyperEngine 2.0. The chipset is optimized for regular tasks as well as for gaming. It scored above 410,000 on the AnTuTu scores making it compete with some older flagship SoCs.
Being a mid-range SoC it has been implemented in the budget Redmi 10X series of smartphones making the devices a powerful budget offering from Redmi. Talking about the other specs of the smartphones. The Duo bags a 4,520mAh battery with 33W fast charging support on the Pro model and 22.5W fast charging tech on the vanilla 10X.
The Redmi 10X and the Redmi 10X Pro feature the same 6.57-inch display with FHD+ resolution. It is a notch display with narrow bezels. It is an Samsung’s AMOLED panel with support for HDR10.
One of the noticeable difference between the vanilla 10X and the Pro model is the camera setup. Though the camera module is the same, the Pro model gets an extra lens over the vanilla 10X smartphone.
There’s a quad-camera setup on the 10X Pro consisting of a 48MP primary camera and an 8MP Zoom lens. There’s the third 8MP wide-angle lens and fourth 5-megapixel macro lens. At the front, it has a 20MP selfie snapper.
In terms of the vanilla 10X, there’s a triple camera array at the back. It consists of a 48MP primary lens. It is accompanied by an 8MP wide-angle camera and a 2-megapixel depth-sensing lens. It sports a 16MP primary camera for selfies.
Redmi 10X Smartphone Pricing
6GB RAM + 64GB Storage for CNY 1599
6GB RAM + 128GB Storage for CNY 1799
8GB RAM + 128GB Storage for CNY 2099
8GB RAM + 256GB Storage for CNY 2399
Redmi 10X Pro Smartphone Pricing
8GB RAM + 128GB Storage for CNY 2299
8GB RAM + 256GB Storage for CNY 2599