The Xiaomi Mi 10T 5G is a new smartphone from Mi and the device arrives with flagship cameras, display and its also built for speed. The smartphone was announced alongside the Mi 10T Pro and Mi 10T Lite.
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The three smartphones parades high refresh rates, Snapdragon processors, 5G, big batteries, and tons of amazing features. To cap it all, they are all affordable.
Xiaomi Mi 10T 5G Key Specs & Features
- 6.67 inches IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi)
- Android 10, MIUI 12
- Octa-core Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)
- 6GB, 8GB RAM
- 128GB Built-in Storage
- 64 MP + 13 MP + 5 MP Triple Rear Cameras
- 20 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Scanner (Side)
- 4G LTE Network
- 5G Network
- Power Delivery 3.0
- Fast Charging 33W
- Non-Removable Li-Po 5000 mAh Battery
Design and Display
The android phone flaunts an attractive body design that is built with glass on the panel and glass on the back. The smooth panel houses the cameras while the curved edges give it a special body feel.
The Xiaomi Mi 10T 5G measures 165.1 x 76.4 x 9.3 mm and weighs 218 g which is understandable considering the big battery. As for the punch-hole display, it offers a display size of 6.67 inches that has a high refresh rate of 144Hz, and HDR10+ support and a peak brightness of 500 nits typ.
There is a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and display protection of Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
As for the cameras set up, the Xiaomi Mi 10T 5G is blessed with a 64MP primary camera. Additionally is a 13 MP ultra-wide camera and 5 MP macro lens. The camera is preloaded with some features such as Dual Video which allows you to record at the same time from both the front and rear cameras.
You will also get Video Clones that allows you to capture “two selves” in the same video and lastly is the Time Lapse which is available on both the back and front camera.
The selfies camera is 20 MP and it has HDR support. The most interesting part here is that the main camera can shoot up to 8K videos quality which is the same found on the Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G device.
Hardware and Software
The Xiaomi Mi 10T 5G is powered by Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 chipset based on 7nm+ process technology. The octa-core processor is clocking at a speed of 2.84 GHz while the Adreno 650 will ensure good graphics.
For content storage, the phone is available in 6GB/8GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 128GB of UFS 3.1 storage. Sadly there is no micro SDcard for expansions.
Battery and Network
There is a massive battery of 5000mAh that carries support for 33W wired fast charging and run Android 10 out of the box.
Other features on the phone include the side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and stereo speakers, 3D audio recording, an x-axis linear motor, NFC, Wi-Fi 6, an IR blaster, and 5G network for fast browsing.
Xiaomi Mi 10T 5G Price and Availability
The Xiaomi Mi 10T 5G will sell for €499 for the 6+128GB version while the 8+128GB version will sell for €549.
In Nigeria, the smartphone will cost about 230,000 Naira, around 3,500 Ghs, and 65,000 Ksh in Kenya.
Xiaomi Mi 10T 5G Specs
Here are a few specs of the Xiaomi Mi 10T 5G:
- Platform: Android 10, MIUI 12
- Processor: Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+), Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 585)
- GPU: Adreno 650
- Memory: 6GB, 8GB RAM
- Colours: Cosmic Black, Lunar Silver
- Dimension: 165.1 x 76.4 x 9.3 mm
- Weight: 216 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.67 inches IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 64 MP (wide) + 13 MP (ultrawide) + 5 MP (macro) Triple Cameras, [email protected], [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/120/240/960fps; gyro-EIS
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Front Camera: 20 MP Camera, [email protected], [email protected]
- Built-in Storage: 128GB
- Memory Card Support: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 32, 38, 40, 41
- 5G: Yes, 1, 3, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 41, 77, 78 NSA
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: Yes
- USB Port: USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: Yes
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: Yes
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (side)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: Yes
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: Li-Po 5000 mAh, Non-Removable Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Fast charging 33W