Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S and Redmi Smartwatch launch in India is scheduled to begin today (13/05/2021) at 12 pm. The new budget smartphone is Xiaomi’s fourth smartphone under the Note 10 series. The Redmi Note 10S will join the Redmi Note 10, Redmi Note 10 Pro and the Redmi Note 10 Pro Max in 2021’s Note 10 family launched in march. Redmi Note 10S price in India is expected to be under Rs 15,000. The pricing and availability details will be announced at the Redmi Note 10S launch event.
Xiaomi is set to launch its new budget smartphone Redmi Note 10S and affordable smartwatch Redmi Watch in India this afternoon. Both the products will be launched during an online event. It is likely to have most features of the Redmi Note 10 but, the headline maker here will be the MIUI 12.5 which is expected to make its India debut on the phone.
Redmi Note 10S launch event: Where to watch the live-stream
Xiaomi will host its launch event virtually. It is scheduled to begin today at 12 pm. Interested viewers can click on the video link below to watch the Redmi Note 10S launch live stream. You can also visit the company’s YouTube channel and other social media accounts to get updates during the launch.
Redmi Note 10S and Redmi Watch: Price in India (expected)
The official price of the Redmi Note 10S will be unveiled during the launch. Globally, the Redmi Note 10S is priced at $229 (around Rs 16,775) for the 6GB RAM and 64GB storage variant. The India pricing of the phone is expected to be lower than that. It should sit between the Redmi Note 10 and Redmi Note 10 Pro can be priced at either side of Rs 15,000.
The Redmi Watch, on the other hand, should be priced under Rs 5000. Which will give you the best budget highly featured smartwatch at a low cost.
Redmi Note 10S features and specifications
Redmi Note 10s comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage & 6GB RAM and 128GB storage varient. The Redmi Note 10S is likely to have a 6.43-inch AMOLED display with Full HD+ resolution, 60Hz refresh rate, and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It should have a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and is confirmed to run MIUI 12.5 based on Android 11 which is expected to bring major improvements.
It has a quad rear camera setup a 64-megapixel primary rear camera, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, a 2-megapixel macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. On the front, the phone is expected to include a 13-megapixel selfie shooter.
The Redmi Note 10S is powered by MediaTek Helio G95 SoC and should have different RAM configurations. It should pack a 5000mAh battery and have a 33W fast charging support in the box. The phone is also expected to have IP53 certification and dual stereo speakers.
Redmi Smartwatch features and specifications
Redmi smartwatch is likely to feature a 1.4-inch display offering a screen resolution of 320 x 320 pixels. Xiaomi has confirmed that the watch will have more than 200 watch faces. The watch is tipped to have a 230mAh battery which will take 2 hours to be fully charged. It includes a 230mAh battery that claims to deliver up to 12 days of usage.
The watch will have several modes including outdoor cycling, indoor cycling, running, treadmill, walking, and swimming. It will offer 24-hour heart monitoring and a 30-day report of the user’s resting heart rate. It will weigh 35 grams with the strap and 31 grams without the strap.