The Redmi Note 10 series made its debut in the Indian market with the launch of three devices: the Redmi Note 10, Note 10 Pro, and Note 10 Pro Max. However, there will soon be a new member in the Redmi 10 lineup in the country. Last week, the company announced that it will launch the Redmi Note 10S in India soon. The smartphone has already been launched in other markets across the globe. It is an advanced variant of the Redmi Note 10. Let us have a look at everything that we know about Redmi Note 10S so far, including its launch date, expected price in India, specifications, and how to watch the launch event online.
Redmi Note 10S India launch date
The Redmi Note 10S India launch date is May 13th, the company announced on Twitter last week. The launch event of the Redmi Note 10S will start at 12:00 PM and it will be streamed live on YouTube. You can catch the launch event live from Redmi’s official YouTube channel for India. We will post the link to the live stream video below as soon as it becomes available.
Redmi Note 10S price in India (expected)
The Redmi Note 10S price in India will be announced at the launch event of the smartphone. The Redmi Note 10S costs $229 (approximately Rs 16,775) globally for the 6GB + 64GB variant. However, the Redmi Note 10S is expected to launch in India with a lower price tag. Since the phone is expected to be placed between the Redmi Note 10 and the Redmi Note 10 Pro in the Indian market, you can expect the smartphone to be priced between Rs 12,499 and Rs 15,999.
Yesterday, Amazon India created a dedicated webpage for the Redmi Note 10S on its website, which confirms that the phone will go on sale in India via the e-commerce platform.
Redmi Note 10S specifications
As I mentioned earlier, the smartphone has already been launched in other markets, so we know all of its specifications. Redmi Note 10S has a 6.43-inch AMOLED display with Full HD+ resolution, 60Hz refresh rate, and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The smartphone has an IP53 rating and it also comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Powering the Redmi Note 10S is the MediaTek Helio G95 SoC. Globally, the smartphone is available in 6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB, and 8GB+128GB configurations. On the software side of things, you get Android 11 with MIUI 12.
The Redmi Note 10S has a quad-camera setup at the rear with a 64MP primary camera, 8MP ultrawide lens, a 2MP macro unit, and a 2MP depth sensor. The primary camera at the rear can record 4K videos at 30 frames per second. For selfies, you get a 13MP camera at the front with a Full HD video recording option.
The Redmi Note 10S packs a 5,000mAh battery with 33W fast charging. Considering that the Redmi Note 10 ships with a 33W charger in the box, you can expect the Redmi Note 10S to come with a 33W charger in the country as well. Connectivity options of the smartphone include dual-SIM, dual-4G, dual-band WiFi ac, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS, NFC, infrared port, 3.5mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C port.