1. leanshelf
  2. Main Catalog
  3. Mobiles
  4. Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Review

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Review

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Review
₹29,000.00 ₹29,000.00
You Save: (0%)
SKU: MOBILE-0002
Brand: Xiaomi
Category: Mobiles
  • CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G
  • RAM: 6 GB LPDDR4X
  • Storage: 128 GB
  • Display: 6.47" FHD+ AMOLED (1080 x 2340)
  • Camera: 108MP(Primary), 12MP( Portrait), 20MP(Ultrawide), 5MP(Telephoto), 2MP (Macro)
  • OS: MIUI 11

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

9
  • Design 8 / 10
  • Display 9 / 10
  • Camera 10 / 10
  • Multimedia 9 / 10
  • Features 8 / 10
  • Connectivity 9 / 10
  • Call Quality 9 / 10
  • Usability 9 / 10
  • Performance 9 / 10
  • Battery 10 / 10
KEY POINTS
  • Xiaomi Mi Note 10 comes has a Gorgeous 6.47” 3D Curved AMOLED display with HDR10 support and packed with the powerful 730G Chipset along with an in-display fingerprint scanner.
  • Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has the world’s first 108MP camera with Penta lens Setup with 4K recording support & 960 fps Super slow motion feature while the smartphone has 32MP Front-facing camera.
  • Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has the massive 5260mAh battery which will last longer for 2 days of moderate usage and can be charged quickly with a 30W PD adapter. While the super smooth MIUI 11 Operating System runs everything you need flawlessly.

Product Overview

Xiaomi Note 10 is the world’s first smartphone which is packed with the 108MP sensor with the Penta lens setup on the back and a single camera on the front.

Xiaomi Note 10 has the premium curved 3D display which is AMOLED and well protected under the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and packed with every camera sensor you can think of and also has two dual-LED Flashes.

Xiaomi Note 10 has the in-display fingerprint scanner which is super-fast when it comes to unlocking your smartphone securely with the three different colors makes this smartphone a flagship even having decent specs.

Xiaomi Note 10 is packed with the snapdragon 730G which is the gaming-centric processor with up to 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage and featured with the MIUI 11 based on Android Pie, apart from these the battery which also makes this smartphone to stand out of competition with massive 5260mAh battery and also supports fast charging with 30W PD adapter.


Detailed specification

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 is a mid-range smartphone which is designed to offer the flagship-grade premium experience to all the user with the world first 108MP camera & Penta lens setup on the back.

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has the 6.47” Gorgeous 3D curved AMOLED Display which gives the premium screen experience in hand which is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 both front as well as back to protect the phone.

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 packed with the powerful & efficient Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G which is a gaming-centric Processor designed to handle all the task, even heavy gaming whatever you throws on the processor, the Penta lens setup includes 108MP high-resolution camera sensor made by Samsung which comes with the OIS and 5MP Telephoto sensor with which you can zoom up to 50X which also has the OIS (Optical Image Stabilization).

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has all the camera that one uses in the daily life, even the more advanced futuristic camera like 12MP Portrait Camera along with 20MP Ultra Wide with 2MP Macro sensor and can take the images with ultra-clear details with a photo resolution up to 12032 x 9024 and can capable of recording videos up to 4K 30fps, 1080P@240/120/60/30 fps, the smartphone is also capable of recording 960fps super slow-motion videos.

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 comes with NFC with which you can make payments with ease, while the phone juice can last longer for more than 2 days with the massive 5260mAh battery, the Smartphone has the in-display fingerprint scanner which unlocks the phone much faster than the usual physical fingerprint scanner, while the MIUI 11 based on the Android 9 will make the phone super smooth.

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has the two dual-tone LED flashlights which helps the phone to take brilliant pictures even in the low light and has the 6GB RAM which allows you to do multitasking even better than usual Smartphone.

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has the beautiful 6.47” 3D Curved AMOLED Display which has a resolution of 1080x 2430 pixels with 398ppi density and can show up to 16M colors which also has always-on display along with HDR 10 support to watch the HD content in Netflix and other streaming services.

The Front of the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has the waterdrop notch which has the 32MP camera sensor for selfies and also has the NFC support for secure payments while the phone has not only massive battery to charge that quickly with the 30W PD power adapter top which helps you to charge your phone 60% in under 30 minutes.

This Xiaomi Mi Note 10 is priced at 389$ and available in three different color options they are Midnight Black, Glacier White, and Aurora Green in 6GB RAM & 128GB ROM.


Plan for launch  

This Xiaomi Mi Note 10 is announced in the year 2019 November and also launched in the same month in the global even and made available to the market in the year 2019 December


Pros

  • Bright and large AMOLED screen, DCI-P3 accurate
  • Large battery and very fast charging
  • The Snapdragon 730G is gaming-friendly and runs cool
  • All camera produce excellent daylight photos
  • Comes with MIUI 11 out of the box
  • 3.5mm jack, FM radio, IR blaster

Cons

  • No rated water resistance
  • Snapdragon 855 would have been better
  • Low-light photos by cameras and  ultra-wide have no good details
  • Video Quality from the camera is not up to mark as they specified
  • Upscaling the 5MP 5x photos to 8MP makes no sense
  • No Android 10 yet

Company details

This Mi Note 10 is developed by a company called Xiaomi which is known as MI for global, which has been the best IOT manufacturing company founded in the year 2010.

Xiaomi is with the vision of being friendly to the users and fulfilling their needs with the continuous innovation products without compromising on the quality and efficiency, Designed new products with affordable prices to ensure that every user is getting the worthy products for their money to enjoy a better life with innovation.

MI as the leading company in the world being the fourth-largest smartphone brand with its products available in the market in more than 90 counties.


Final Verdict

The Major Advantage that this smartphone can offer is, this is an all-rounder feature-packed camera smartphone where you can find all the cameras which are used in daily & as well as for professional usage with brilliant details in the image by the world’s first 108MP Camera.

This Xiaomi Note 10 offers premium features at the mid-range segment like the 3D Curved AMOLED Display along with the in-display fingerprint scanner which more secure than the regular physical fingerprint scanner.

Xiaomi Note 10 Comes with the massive 5260mAh battery which is not present even in the premium segment smartphone that usually lasts longer for more than 2 days with the normal usage while the 30W PD adapter can charge your phone 60% in under 30 minutes.

Xiaomi Note 10 also has the HDR10 support with stunning viewing angles while streaming in online and also has NFC for secure payments, the phone is powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G which is a game-centric processor that can handle almost anything you threw on it.

Keep yourself updated with the latest gadgets, tech news! Join our Facebook, Follow our Twitter for regular updates.

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Review - Specs

General

Device Type Xiaomi
Model Mi Note 10
Announced 06 November, 2019
Released 11 November, 2019
Status Available
Price 31000

Design

Type Design Type called form factor refers to a mobile phone's size, shape, and style as well as the layout and position of major components of phone. There are three major form factors seen in mobile phones => bar phones, folding phones and sliding phones. Bar
Dimensions 157.8 x 74.2 x 9.7 mm (6.21 x 2.92 x 0.38 in)
Weight 208 g
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Colors Midnight Black, Glacier White, Aurora Green

Network

2G Network GSM
3G Network HSDPA
4G Network LTE band
SIM SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages. Nano SIM
Dual SIM Yes

Display

Display Type Display Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor) FHD+ AMOLED
Size 6.47 inches
Resolution 1080 x 2340
Display Colors Display Colors is refers to the number of different shades of colors that the screen is capable of displaying => 64K colors, 256K colors and 16 million colors, Obviously 16M is highest available range of colors and better than others. 16M
Pixel Density Pixel Density (PPI) is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality. 398
Touch Screen Yes
Display Protection Display Protection => Gorilla Glass is a special alkali-aluminosilicate glass shield with exceptional damage resistance that helps protect mobile displays from scratches, drops, and bumps of everyday use, It is always better to go for a smartphone with Gorilla Glass for that added protection and peace of mind. Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Features 3D Curved AMOLED display with a waterdrop camera.
Secondary Display No

Media

Audio Playback Yes
Video Playback Yes
FM Radio Yes
Alert Types Push Notifications
Ring Tones Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
Handsfree Yes

Camera

Primary Camera is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality. 108MP
Image 12,032x9024 pixels
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, 720p@960fps
Camera Features > 108MP(Primary) Samsung HMX, 108MP, 0.8μm, 1/1.33″, f/1.69 aperture, FOV 82°, 1.4μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel, OIS
> 12MP( Portrait) 1.4 μm, ƒ/2.0, 2x optical zoom
> 20MP(Ultrawide) 117° ultra-wide-angle camera
> 1.12μm, 1/3″ sensor, f/2.2 aperture, AF, 5 piece lens
> 5MP(Telephoto) 10x hybrid zoom, 50x digital zoom, ƒ/2.0, OIS
> 2MP (Macro) 1.75 μm pixel size, AF
Flash Flash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration) Dual-LED Flash
Secondary Dual-tone soft flash

Software

Operating System OS => Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device. Android 10
User Interface UI or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface. MIUI 11
Java Support Java for Mobile Devices is a set of technologies that let developers deliver applications and services to all types of mobile handsets, ranging from price efficient feature-phones to the latest smartphones. Java is currently running on over 3 billion phones worldwide, and growing. It offers unrivaled potential for the distribution and monetization of mobile applications. Yes
Facebook Facebook is a popular free social networking website that allows registered users to create profiles, upload photos and video, send messages and keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues. The site is available in 37 different languages.
Youtube Youtube is a popular free video-sharing website, Youtube is the largest video sharing site in the world, Millions of users around the world have created accounts on the site that allow them to upload videos that anyone can watch.

Hardware

Chipset Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming. Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G
CPU CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone. Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 470 Gold & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 470 Silver)
GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion. Adreno 618
RAM (Memory) RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices. 6 GB
Internal Storage Internal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored. 128GB
Card Slot Memory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras. No
Sensors Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device. In-screen ambient light sensor | Accelerometer | Gyroscope | Electronic compass| Laser-focus sensor

Connectivity

Bluetooth Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices. 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
Infrared Infrared connectivity is an old wireless technology used to connect two electronic devices. It uses a beam of infrared light to transmit information and so requires direct line of sight and operates only at close range.
Wi-fi Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world. Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-fi Hotspot
USB .0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
GPS GPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky. Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFC NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
HDMI HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transferring uncompressed video data and compressed or uncompressed digital audio data from a HDMI-compliant source device to a compatible computer monitor, video projector, digital television, or digital audio device.
Wireless Charging Wireless Charging (Inductive Charging) uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects. This is usually done with a charging station. Energy is sent through an inductive coupling to an electrical device, which can then use that energy to charge batteries or run the device. No

Data

GPRS GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.
EDGE EDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.

Messaging

SMS SMS (Short Messaging Service) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems. It uses standardized communications protocols to allow mobile phone devices to exchange short text messages over the networks. Yes
MMS MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) is a standard way to send messages that include multimedia content (audio clips, video clips and images) to and from mobile phones over wireless networks using the WAP protocol.

Battery

Battery Type Battery Type => Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium. Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)
Capacity Battery Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions. 5260mAh
Placement Right side at Back