|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G|
|LAUNCH||Announced||2020, August 11|
|Status||Available. Released 2020, August 16|
|BODY||Dimensions||162.4 x 75.1 x 9.5 mm (6.39 x 2.96 x 0.37 in)|
|Weight||221.8 g (7.83 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 6), aluminum frame|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||OLED capacitive touchscreen, 1B colors|
|Size||6.67 inches, 109.2 cm2 (~89.5% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~386 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
120Hz refresh rate
800 nits typ. brightness (advertised)
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 10, MIUI 12|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)|
|CPU||Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 585)|
|Internal||128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 16GB RAM|
|MAIN CAMERA||Quad||48 MP, f/1.9, 25mm (wide), 1/1.32″, 1.2µm, PDAF, Laser AF, OIS
48 MP, f/4.1, 120mm (periscope telephoto), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS, 5x optical zoom, 120x hybrid zoom
12 MP, f/2.0, 50mm (telephoto), 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, 2x optical zoom
20 MP, f/2.2, 128˚, 12mm (ultrawide), 1/2.8″, 1.0µm, PDAF
|Features||Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama|
|Video||[email protected], [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/120/240/960fps, gyro-EIS, HDR10 rec.|
|SELFIE CAMERA||Single||20 MP, f/2.3, (wide), 1/3.4″, 0.8µm|
|Video||[email protected], [email protected], gyro-EIS|
|SOUND||Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|GPS||Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|BATTERY||Type||Li-Ion 4500 mAh, non-removable, graphene-enhanced|
|Charging||Fast charging 120W, 41% in 5 min, 100% in 23 min (advertised)
Fast wireless charging 50W, 100% in 40 mins (advertised)
Reverse wireless charging 10W
Quick Charge 5, Quick Charge 4+
Power Delivery 3.0
|MISC||Colors||Obsidian Black, Mercury Silver, Transparent Edition|
Introduction and unboxing
Xioami always releases its phones having high specifications and which consists of all the latest features and technology. Xioami MI 10 ultra was released at 10th anniversary of Xioami and as its name shows ultra, so are its specifications. It is a 5G phone with richer mega pixels cameras and a high quality 120HZ display. The phone has a great design and build. We will discuss it thoroughly in this review.
There is a white colored tall box in which Xioami MI 10 Ultra is packed. This beautiful white box contains some of the accessories along with phone. These accessories include a 120W fast adapter which is the fastest in the world currently, the Type-C data cable for charging and for data transfer. There is also a silicone transparent phone case in order to protect the phone. Some quick guides are also present in the box and a sim card ejector. Nothing more than that is present in the box how ever you can buy all other accessories externally and they are available in the market i.e, 55W charger and a dock.
Performance and UI
Xioami has built this phone using the modern, latest and the most powerful processors currently present in the world. The phone has an Octa-core snapdragon 865 processor of 7nm+ size which is very small. You can find Adreno 650 GPU in this phone quite perfect for gaming and graphics. The phone comes in four giant variants 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM and 512GB 16GB RAM. This proves that the phone will be rich in gaming and all other performances.
The new fresh and latest MIUI 12 version is installed in Xioami MI 10 ultra with the latest android version “Android 10”. Xioami constantly updates their UI according to the phone quality and performance and so is with Xioami MI 10 ultra. All the latest features of Android you can find in Xioami MI 10 Ultra and it is very similar to Xioami MI 10. The most popular feature is its second space i.e, two phones in one brick.
Design and Display
The phone is built very hardly and it is very heavy, seems like you are holding a brick. But besides that it is also rich in specifications. The phone comes with on screen fingerprint sensor. They also produced some phones with transparent edition which means that the phone has a transparent back and it looks quite beautiful. At the back you find the camera setup at top of the phone and the quad cameras are beautifully placed on the back. Coming to the front the first noticeable thing is its curves that make the screen more beautiful. A punch hole front camera is located at the top left of the phone.
The main advantage of its display is its 120HZ refresh rate high quality display which can display up to 1 billion colors. The 6.67 inches OLED capacitive touch screen has a protection of gorilla coring glass 5 which is the latest currently. The screen has a higher resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels.
According to its specifications the cameras are also of very high quality and have better results as compared to all other high quality phones. The main camera is a quad camera setup with 48 MP normal camera and a 48 MP periscope lens for taking zoom photos up to 120x zoom and it beats the Samsung 100x zoom. One is the 12 MP 2x optical zoom and the other is 20MP ultra wide lens. This completes the main quad camera setup of Xioami MI 10 ultra.
On the front is a punch-hole camera placed on the upper left corner of the phone. It is a simple 20MP camera with HDR and can take more clearer photos. The front camera can record up to 1080 @30fps videos while the back camera can record up to [email protected] which is very high.
Battery and Charging
The phone contains a 4500mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery which can last a very long time and the 120W fast charging is provided with the phone, the most quick in the world now. The phone can charge 41% in 5 minutes and 100% in only 23 minutes as advertised by the company. It also supports 50W wireless charging and also 10W reverse charging. These features are so cool that Xioami never offered before.
Xioami MI 10 ultra has also many other features. It comes in three colors Mercury Silver, Obsidian Black and Transparent Edition.