Redmi Note 10S launches in India on May 13th and a landing page for the phone is now live on Amazon. Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 10 series in India in March of this year. It includes three phones: Redmi Note 10, Redmi Note 10 Pro and Redmi Note 10 Pro Max. Redmi Note 10S will be the latest addition to the Redmi Note 10 series and, according to the specifications published on the Amazon landing page, is an optimized version of the Redmi Grade 10.
Earlier this month, Xiaomi confirmed the launch date for Redmi Note 10S on May 13th at 12 noon. Now an Amazon landing page has gone online mentioning some of the phone’s specifications. The company will hold a launch event for the Redmi Note 10S that day and it will go on sale through Amazon.
Redmi Note 10S specifications
The Redmi Note 10S is operated with the MediaTek Helio G95 SoC and has a Super AMOLED display that is protected by Gorilla Glass. It comes with a quad rear camera guided by a 64 megapixel primary sensor. The phone is powered by a 5,000 mAh battery with support for 33W fast charge. The Redmi Note 10S comes with two stereo speakers with Hi-Res audio certification. The phone is also dust and water resistant to IP53.
Previously, the company had been annoyed that Redmi Note 10S will be offered with MIUI 12.5 and in three color options – blue, dark gray and white. A leak from last month suggested the phone will come in three memory configurations – 6 GB + 64 GB, 6 GB + 128 GB, and 8 GB + 128 GB. It could be priced around the Redmi Note 10 starting at Rs. 12,499.
The company will launch the Redmi Watch on May 13th alongside the Redmi Note 10S. The Redmi Watch will have a square dial and an announced battery life of 12 days. Redmi Watch was launched as Mi Watch Lite for some global markets last December.
Has the Redmi Note 10 series raised the bar in the budget phone market in India? We discussed this on Orbital, the Gadgets 360 podcast. Orbital is available in Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, and anywhere you get your podcasts.