The Mi India website, Mi.com has a dedicated landing page for the new phone launch which says “All round superstar” coming soon. The same page also gives out some features that we can expect to be featured on the upcoming smartphone. The count down on the microsite suggests the new phone will launch on September 3rd 2021.
Redmi India has been teasing a new smartphone launch for the Indian market. If you have been following the Redmi India on Twitter, you’d see a lot of changes in the Redmi India handle along with a bunch of cryptic teasers. The Mi India website, Mi.com has a dedicated landing page for the new phone launch which says “All round superstar” coming soon. The same page also gives out some features that we can expect to be featured on the upcoming smartphone. The count down on the microsite suggests the new phone will launch on September 3rd 2021.
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We can’t tell you what that means (yet) but here’s a clue!#AllRoundSuperstar is on its way & it will be the answer to everything
Till then watch this space https://t.co/kSm13clzeH
RT & comment below if you can decode pic.twitter.com/FQN1fmOvCD
— Redmi India – #Redmi10Prime | All-round Superstar (@RedmiIndia) August 23, 2021
Redmi 10 Prime
The upcoming Redmi device will be powered by a MediaTek Helio chipset which means it will likely be a 4G smartphone. The device is also confirmed to come with a stereo speaker setup, a gradient back, a long-lasting battery, and an adaptive display. The image also reveals the phone will come with a center punch-hole camera. Apart from these features, the company is also teasing the camera and also gaming experience on the device.
Looking closely at the image, one can also see that the bottom of the image emitting “Hz” 一 this might be for the high refresh rate panel. The latest tweet also has a cryptic message 一 all of which are prime numbers. Decoding the message makes us believe that Redmi India will be launching a Prime model in September.
Redmi 10 Prime specs
The Redmi 10 Prime could be a re-branded version of the Redmi 10 which was unveiled globally recently. The Redmi 10 Prime could come with a 6.5-inch FHD+ 90Hz display along with a new MediaTek Helio G88 processor. The device is expected to feature a 5,000mAh battery along with support for an 18W fast.
In terms of optics, the Redmi 10 comes with a 50MP main camera, an 8MP ultra-wide lens, a 2MP macro, and a 2MP depth camera. There is an 8MP selfie shooter on the front. We are expecting the same to be on the Redmi 10 Prime as well. Other expected features include a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, up to 6GB RAM, 128GB storage, Bluetooth 5.1, 3.5mm headphone jack, dual speakers.As far as the cameras are concerned, the Redmi 10 Prime is rumoured to pack a quad camera setup featuring a 50-megapixel primary camera; an 8-megapixel camera; a 2-megapixel camera, and a 2-megapixel camera. The rear camera setup has autofocus. It is rumoured to sport a single camera setup for selfies, an 8-megapixel primary camera.The Redmi 10 Prime runs MIUI 12.5 is based on Android 11 and packs 64GB of inbuilt storage. The Redmi 10 Prime is tipped to be a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) mobile that will accept Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards. The Redmi 10 Prime is said to measure 161.95 x 75.53 x 8.92mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 181.00 grams.Connectivity options on the Redmi 10 Prime are said to include Wi-Fi, GPS, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone are rumoured to include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor. The Redmi 10 Prime supports face unlock.
Needless to say, the Redmi 10 Prime will be the successor to the Redmi 9 Prime from 2020.
Redmi 10 Prime price in India (expected)
Redmi 10 Prime price in India is yet to be revealed. However, it is likely to be in line with global pricing of the Redmi 10 that arrived at $179 (roughly Rs. 13,300) for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. The phone also has a 4GB RAM + 128GB storage option at $199 (roughly Rs. 14,800) and the top-of-the-line 6GB RAM + 128GB storage model at $219 (roughly Rs. 16,600).