04 May 2020
Xiaomi has taken wraps off the Mi 10 Youth Edition as its newest member of the Mi 10 family. It is an affordable mid-range variant that joins already available Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro flagship smartphones. Some of the key features of the phone include 5G support, quad rear cameras, 50X periscope zoom, and good battery life.
The Mi 10 Youth Edition sports a 6.57-inch Full HD+ (2400 x 1080 pixels) AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It is a notched display panel that supports HDR10+, TUV Rheinland low Blue-light certification, Eye care mode, Sunshine Screen 3.0, and a peak brightness of 800 nits. It also comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner.
The processor is Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G with Adreno 620 GPU and fifth-generation AI engine. There are 6GB and 8GB RAM variants available with 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB onboard storage. The camera setup on the back features a 48-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.79 aperture, an 8-megapixel telephoto sensor (5x optical zoom, 10x hybrid optical zoom, 50x telescopic zoom), an 8-megapixel ultra wide-angle sensor with f/2.2 aperture, and a macro sensor. These four cameras are housed within a squared module in the top left corner.
The selfie camera is a single 16-megapixel sensor housed within the notch. The whole package is powered by a 4,160mAh battery with fast charging support. It will run MIUI 11 based on Android 10 out of the box. Other noteworthy features include the USB Type-C port, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, Qualcomm's True Wireless Stereo Plus, aptX, and aptX-Adaptive.
Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition Pricing:
- 6GB/64GB for CNY 2,099 (about $297)
- 6GB/128GB for CNY 2,299 (about $325)
- 8GB/128GB for CNY 2,499 (about $353)
- 8GB/256GB for CNY 2,799 (about $395)
The smartphone is already available for pre-order with sales starting April 30th in China. It will be available in Black Still Storm, Blueberry Mint, Peach Grapefruit, Four Seasons Spring Milk Green, and White Peach Oolong color variants. There are currently no words on the global availability of the phone.