At Xiaomi’s 10-year anniversary in China, the company announced its latest flagship Smartphone, it is the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra with a 6.67-inch curved AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, QUAD-rear camera, and it is powered by Snapdragon 865 with 5G SA/NSA.
Before the official introduction, the Mi 10 Ultra, bearing Samsung’s new suffix name branding “Ultra” has been circulating around the newsroom, especially with its revolutionary 120W fast charging technology.
Mi 10 Ultra comes with a 4500mAh battery capacity, similar to Galaxy S20 Plus, but thanks to the 120W wired fast charging support, it can charge up to 41% in just 5 minutes, and 100% in just 23 minutes.
To add up the fast charging tech, the Mi 10 Ultra also features a 50W wireless fast charging that can charge the phone fully in 100% in just 40 minutes, and 10w wireless reverse charging, which is usual.
Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra Specs
*. Display: 6.67-inch 1080 pixels Full HD+ AMOLED 19.5:9 aspect ratio HDR10 + display with 120Hz refresh rate, DCI-P3 Wide Color Gamut, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
*. Dimensions: 162.38 × 75.04 × 9.45mm
*. Weight: 221.8g
*. Design: 3D glass back with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
*. Colors: Obsidian Black, Mercury Silver, and Transparent Edition
*. Back cameras: 48-megapixels rear camera with 1/ 1.32″ OV48C sensor,1.2μm, f/1.85 aperture, OIS, 8P lens, 48-megapixels Sony IMX586 periscope telephoto lens with f/4.1 aperture, for 10x optical zoom and 120x ultra zoom, OIS, 20-megapixels 128° ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, 12-megapixels 1/2.6″ 2PD sensor with 1.4um for 2x zoom and portrait
*. Front camera: 20-megapixels front-facing camera
*. Processor: Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 7nm Mobile Platform
*. GPU: Adreno 650
*. RAM: 8GB / 12GB / 16GB LPPDDR5 RAM
*. Storage: 128GB / 256GB / 512GB UFS 3.1 storage
*. SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano)
*. OS: MIUI 12 based on Android 10
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES (in-display) and Infrared sensor
*. Connectivity: USB Type-C audio, 5G SA/NSA Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 6 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz) 8 x / MU-MIMO, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS (L1 + L5), NFC, USB Type-C
*. Battery: 4500mAh battery with 120W Quick Charge 5 / PD3.0 wired, 50W wireless fast charging, 10w wireless reverse charging
The Mi 10 Ultra comes with a stunning camera tray at the back panel, the main 48-megapixel shooter with a 1/1.32-inch sensor, a 120x hybrid zoom camera, 48-megapixels Sony IMX586 periscope telephoto lens with f/4.1 aperture, for 10x optical zoom and 120x ultra zoom, a 20-megapixel ultrawide camera with a 128-degree field of view and a 12-megapixel portrait camera.
At the top left of the 6.67-inch OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate for smoother animations and scrolling, there is a hole-punch notch camera cutout for a 20-megapixels selfie snapper camera lens.
The Ultra is definitely slim at 9.45mm thickness, weighs 221.8g, sports an in-display fingerprint sensor scanner, 3D glass back with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, and comes in Obsidian Black, Mercury Silver, and Transparent Edition.
In order to be among the top best fastest Android phones such as the Galaxy S20, and Galaxy S20 Ultra, the Mi 10 Ultra is powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 865 with 5G SA/NSA support with Snapdragon X55 Modem.
The processor counts consist of 1x 2.84GHz, 3x 2.42GHz, and 4x 1.8GHz Hexa, and it is available in 8GB RAM with 128GB / 256GB, 12GB RAM with 256GB storage, and 16GB RAM with 512GB storage, none are expendable. Xiaomi used LPPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage options.
It comes with support for liquid cooling 2.0 vapor chamber + 6-stack graphite layer + graphene. It runs on MIUI 12 based on Android 10 OS, support for USB Type-C audio, Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS (L1 + L5), NFC and there is Hi-Res audio, and Stereo speakers support also.
How much is Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra?
The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra 8GB + 128GB costs 5299 yuan ($762), 8GB + 256GB costs 5599 yuan ($806), 12GB + 256GB goes for 5999 yuan ($863) and the premium high-end 16GB RAM + 512GB storage version is priced at 6999 yuan ($1007).
Fortunately, you can easily order the phone right now, but the Mi 10 Ultra Smartphone will start hitting on store shelves starting from August 16th in China. International availability is yet to be known.
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