The Redmi Note 10S and Redmi Watch have just been launched in India as Xiaomi’s latest smartphone and smartwatch offerings. Redmi Note 10S was launched globally in March while Redmi Watch was launched in November in China. The Indian version of the smartwatch comes with some improvements. Xiaomi has equipped the Redmi Note 10S with MediaTek Helio G95 SoC and a quad rear camera setup. The Redmi Watch, on the other hand, comes with a 1.4-inch display and weighs just 35 grams.
Redmi Note 10S, Redmi Watch: Price in India, Availability
Redmi Note 10S is priced at Rs. 14,999 for the 6GB + 64GB storage variant and Rs. 15,999 for the 6GB + 128GB storage model. It has been introduced in three color options – Deep Sea Blue, Frost White and Shadow Black.
The price of Redmi Watch is Rs. 3,999 and is offered in three watch case color options – Black, Blue and Ivory. There are also four strap colors – Black, Blue, Ivory and Olive.
Redmi Note 10S will be available for sale in India from May 18 through Amazon India, Mi.com, Mi Home stores and retail stores. The Redmi Watch will be available for sale in India from May 25 and will be available on Flipkart, Mi.com and Mi Home stores.
Redmi Note 10S Specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Redmi Note 10S runs Android 11 with MIUI 12.5 on top. It sports a 6.43-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) AMOLED display with 1,100 nits peak brightness, 4,500,000:1 contrast ratio, SGS Low Blue Light certification and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Under the hood, the Redmi Note 10S packs an octa-core MediaTek Helio G95 SoC, paired with Mail-G76 MC4 GPU. It comes with up to 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM and up to 128GB of UFS 2.2 storage.
Redmi Note 10S packs a quad rear camera setup that includes a 64-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.79 lens, 8-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide-angle f/2.2 lens, 2-megapixel macro sensor with f/ Shooter included. 2-megapixel depth sensor with 2.4 aperture and f/2.4 lens. The phone comes with a 13-megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.45 aperture housed in a centrally located hole-punch cutout.
Connectivity options on the Redmi Note 10S include 4G, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, IR blaster, NFC, 3.5mm headphone jack, and a USB Type-C port. Onboard sensors include ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer and others. There is also a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
The Redmi Note 10S packs a 5,000mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging and Xiaomi provides a fast charger in the box. Talking about the dimensions, the dimensions of the phone are 160.46×74.5×8.29mm and the weight is 178.8 grams. The Redmi Note 10S is also IP53-certified for dust and water resistance. It comes with dual speakers with Hi-Res Audio certification.
Specifications, Features of Redmi Watch
The Redmi Watch sports a 1.4-inch TFT LCD display with 320×320 pixels resolution and 350 nits peak brightness. It has 2.5D curved glass on the top and a single button on the right. It comes with GPS and GLONASS for precise tracking and Bluetooth v5.1 for connectivity. Redmi Watch 5 is ATM water resistant and offers more than 200 watch faces. Xiaomi says that the Redmi Watch can last up to 10 days on a single charge and takes less than 2 hours to fully charge.
Onboard sensors of the Redmi Watch include PPG heart rate sensor, three-axis acceleration sensor, geomagnetic sensor, barometer, gyroscope and an ambient light sensor. You also get tracking for 11 sports modes including trail running, hiking, walking, indoor cycling, swimming, and more. The smartwatch comes with several health-related features such as all-day heart rate monitoring, sleep detection, guided breathing, goal setting, air pressure detection, step counter, and more. The Redmi Watch can also be used to receive notifications, control music, set alarms, check the weather, etc. It weighs only 35 grams.