Xiaomi launches Mi 10 and Mi Note 10 Lite in Nepal


Kathmandu, May 31. Xiaomi, global technology leader, today announced the launch of two flagship smartphones in the Mi series in Nepal- Mi Note 10 Lite and Mi 10. Mi 10 is the first and the latest smartphone in premium flagship in Nepal with a 108MP quad-camera setup, Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Mobile Platform for 5G connectivity, a 3D Curved AMOLED display, a powerful 4,780mAh battery, and 30W wireless charging. Mi Note 10 Lite offers a 6.47’’ curved AMOLED display, a versatile 64MP quad camera setup, a powerful Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 730G SoC and a large-capacity 5,260mAh battery. Both products offer a selection of great features and scale new heights of premium smartphone experience. 

Mi 10 with 108MP quad camera setup

The device is powered by the latest flagship Qualcomm® Snapdragon 865 chipset with eight Kryo 585 cores for extreme power efficiency and performance. It also features an X55 modem for lightning-fast 5G connectivity, and supports 5G MultiLink for simultaneous connection to three networks (2.4 GHz Wi-Fi, 5GHz Wi-Fi and mobile data) at once. 

With 8GB RAM (LPDDR5) and 128GB or 256GB ROM (UFS 3.0), Mi 10 offers swift response and an ultra-smooth operating experience. Paired with the most sophisticated cooling system, Mi 10 uses LiquidCool 2.0 – an advanced cooling system consisting of a large vapor chamber, as well as multi-layer graphite and graphene stacks that dissipate heat to ensure sustained peak performance.

Mi 10 redefines smartphone photography and videography with its OIS-enabled 108MP quad rear camera setup. Users can shoot ultra-clear shots along with details unseen to the naked eye with the 108MP primary sensor and experience the full view of their subjects with the 13MP ultra-wide angle lens, with 123° FOV. The dedicated macro lens will enable users to take vivid close-up shots, while the depth sensor will assist the primary sensor in creating smooth bokeh for portraits. Mi 10 also supports UHD 8K video recording at 30fps.

RAW and LOG modes on Mi 10 give creators immense control over each piece of content they create. Pro video mode features such as colour focus and shoot steady are designed to evoke the filmmaker in every user. 

Mi 10 is the perfect amalgamation of beautiful design and versatile functionality, featuring a bright 16.9cm (6.67”) 3D Curved AMOLED edge-to-edge DotDisplay with TrueColor technology, allowing it to reproduce pictures with a high degree of color accuracy. Its 3D curved glass design and realistic haptic system ensure a comfortable in-hand feel and sophisticated haptic feedback for up to 150 different scenarios. The device has a robust build thanks to the Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5 at the front and back. 

With its 90Hz display combined with 180Hz touch sampling and an industry-leading 1216 super linear dual stereo speaker system with LHDC and aptX adaptive codec support, Mi 10 offers unmatched immersive visual, audio and touch experience.

Mi 10 offers 30W wired charging and world’s fastest 30W wireless charging. It also supports reverse wireless charge, allowing users to charge other devices on-the-gos. Aside from superb charging speeds, Mi 10 comes with a large 4,780mAh battery and a 30W fast charger in-box.

Mi Note 10 Lite

Sporting a first class 6.47’’ 3D curved AMOLED display and a 3D curved glass back, Mi Note 10 Lite provides a premium in-hand feel. With smoothly curved and tapered edges on four sides, Mi Note 10 Lite brings about an outstanding 91.4% screen-to-body ratio that will surely amaze with its immersive viewing experience. 

The in-screen fingerprint detection sensor is now thinner, yet highly-responsive, allowing you to instantly unlock your daily routine in the blink of an eye. Both front and back of the device are protected by Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5. 

The device also offers top-of-the-line camera capabilities in its class. Its versatile 64MP quad camera setting packs an industry leading Sony IMX686 sensor for quick snaps, and dedicated sensors for ultra-wide-angle photos, up-close macro shots, and gorgeous portraits. Along with inspiring functions like 960fps slow-motion capture, 4K video shooting and Vlog mode, Mi Note 10 Lite makes a perfect tool to capture your best moments day and night.

On the performance front, Mi Note 10 Lite leverages the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 730G Mobile Platform and the 8nm process technology to provide you with an ultra-smooth mobile experience at all times.  Its massive 5,260mAh battery supports two-days’ usage* in one single charge. And with an in-box 30W fast charger, this brand-new device serves as your sturdy sidekick for non-stop work and play. 

Sourabh Kothari, Country General Manager- Nepal, Xiaomi said, “At Xiaomi, we believe in setting new benchmarks for innovation and disrupting the status quo in technology. We hope to do the same with both these smartphones that we have introduced today. Mi Note 10 Lite with its premium display, versatile quad camera experience and a massive 5,260mAh battery supporting 30W fast charging is a great amalgamation of best specs and honest pricing.

With Mi 10, we aim to redefine the premium smartphone experience for consumers in Nepal. This device is a pinnacle of smartphone design and engineering, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible on a handheld device. With its flagship OIS enabled 108MP Quad Camera setup, UHD 8K video recording, world’s fastest 30W wireless charging, we hope our users can create content in a way never thought possible before, with Mi 10. 

Price and availability:

  • Mi 10 will be available in two colour variants – Twilight grey and Coral Green in 8GB + 256GB variant at a price of NPR 89,999.
  • Mi Note 10 Lite is offered in 6GB + 128GB variant and three color options: Midnight Black, Glacier White and Nebula Purple at NPR 44,999. Both phones will be available for purchase across offline stores, retail partners and online partners Daraz and Sastodeal very soon.

*Battery life based on moderate usage and tested by Xiaomi’s internal lab. Actual usage may vary based on individual conditions.

About Xiaomi Corporation                                                                       

Xiaomi Corporation was founded in April 2010 and listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on July 9, 2018 (1810.HK). Xiaomi is an internet company with smartphones and smart hardware connected by an IoT platform at its core. With an equal emphasis on innovation and quality, Xiaomi continuously pursues high-quality user experience and operational efficiency. The company relentlessly builds amazing products with honest prices to let everyone in the world enjoy a better life through innovative technology.

 Xiaomi is currently the world’s fourth-largest smartphone brand, and has established the world’s leading consumer IoT platform, with 252 million smart devices connected to its platform, excluding smartphones and laptops. Xiaomi products are present in more than 90 markets around the world. In July 2019, the company made the Fortune Global 500 list for the first time, ranking 468th among all, and 7th among internet companies. 

Xiaomi is the youngest company on the 2019 Fortune Global 500 list. In May 2020, the company made the Forbes Global 2000 List again and its ranking jumped to 384th.Xiaomi Nepal is the number 1 smartphone player of Q1 2020 as per IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker.