The Mi 10 Pro was launched by Xiaomi in February in China. In November 2019, the manufacturer introduced the Mi Note 10 Pro. Both mobile phones have the same name, but they are different smartphones. They also have in common the camera with a 108 MP sensor but are different in other aspects.
Costing from 4,999 yuans ($707 in today’s exchange), the Mi Note 10 Pro comes in pearl white and star blue, while the Mi Note 10 Pro is available in dawn green, white and midnight black for US$ 439. Check out the differences between Xiaomi phones.
Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro vs Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Pro Features
|Specifications||Mi 10 Pro||Mi Note 10 Pro|
|Launch||February 2020||november 2019|
|Launch price||4,999 yuan||$439|
|Screen||6.67 inches||6.47 inches|
|Screen resolution||Full HD + (2340 x 1080 pixels)||Full HD + (2340 x 1080 pixels)|
|Processor||Snapdragon 865||Snapdragon 730G|
|RAM||8 GB or 12 GB||8 GB|
|Storage||256 GB or 512 GB||256 GB|
|Main camera||quadruple, 108, 20, 12 and 8 megapixels||quintuple, 108, 20, 12, 5 and 2 megapixels|
|Front camera||20 megapixels||32 megapixels|
|Battery||4,500 mAh||5,260 mAh|
|Operatiing system||Android 10||Android 9 (Pie)|
|Dimensions and weight||162.6 x 74.8 x 9 mm; 208 grams||157.8 x 74.2 x 9.7 mm; 208 grams|
|Available colors||pearly white and starry blue||aurora green, white and midnight black|
Screen and design
The Mi 10 Pro screen is a 6.67-inch Super AMOLED with Full HD+ resolution (2340 x 1080 pixels). The Mi Note 10 Pro comes with a 6.47″ AMOLED display with the same resolution.
The two models are a bit similar in appearance but have differences. Starting with the hole inside the screen that houses the selfie camera located in the upper left corner of the Mi 10 Pro. In the case of Note, it has a centralized notch.
Both come with a curved display on the sides and with minimal edges. There isn’t much difference at the back since the two mobile phones have the camera set in a vertical line at the top left corner.
Note 10 Pro stands out for its fivefold set. The cameras are divided into a 108 MP main sensor, a 12 MP portrait focus, an ultra-wide 20 MP, a 5 MP telephoto lens and a 2 MP macro lens.
The Mi 10 Pro repeats the 108 MP sensor but features a quadruple-camera. The other cameras are an ultra-wide 20 MP, a telephoto lens with 8 MP and a focus on 12 MP portraits.
In the selfies, Xiaomi placed 32 MP in the Mi Note 10 Pro against 20 MP in the Mi 10 Pro. Both feature a zoom highlight that combines optical with virtual magnification to zoom in on images up to 50 times.
Performance and storage
In this respect, the Mi 10 Pro tends to do better than the Mi Note 10. It comes with Snapdragon 865 processor (octa-core up to 2.8 GHz) with 5G support. It also has 8GB or 12GB RAM and can be combined with 256GB or 512GB storage.
The Mi Note 10 Pro comes with the Snapdragon 730G, an octa-core processor up to 2.2GHz, 8GB RAM, and 256GB storage. Both models do not come with microSD card slots.
The Mi Note 10 Pro features a larger component, as it has 5,260 mAh. The Mi 10 has 4,500 mAh of battery. Both smartphones are compatible with fast charging, but the launch supports chargers up to 50 W, greater power than Note, which allows up to 30 W.
Still, the manufacturer guarantees that Mi Note 10 Pro recharges from 0% to 100% in 65 minutes or 58% in just 30 minutes.
Operating system and additional features
Both phones can enjoy Android 10, the latest system. However, the Mi 10 Pro comes with it from the factory while Note comes out of the box with Android 9 (Pie). Both smartphones feature Xiaomi’s improved interface, MIUI 11.
Fingerprint biometrics integrated into the screen itself are present in both models. Also, they have NFC, allowing remote payments with Android Pay and Google Pay. Both come with infrared, but Note still has another highlight: the FM radio.
The two mobile phones have already been announced by Xiaomi abroad, but there is still no forecast of arrival in the domestic market. The Mi 10 Pro is costing from 4,999 yuans ($707 in direct conversion) and the Mi Note 10 Pro starts with $439.
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