Xiaomi Mi Note 10 review

Read our full review to find out how the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 differs, what our opinion of it is and whether it's worth the money.
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Xiaomi Mi Note 10 ревю
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Looking for a cameraphone? You've come to the right model. With the Xiaomi Note 10 in hand, you're promised exciting photos and videos. 

Before reading the full review, you can familiarize yourself with the detailed Xiaomi Mi Note 10 specs or watch the video below the article.


  • Release date: 2019, November
  • Colors: Aurora Green, Glacier White, Midnight Black
  • Dimensions: 157.8 x 74.2 x 9.7 mm.
  • Weight: 208 g.
  • Screen: 6.47" inc, 1080 x 2340, AMOLED
  • Camera : Five, 108MP
  • Chipset: Qualcomm SDM730 Snapdragon 730G (8 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 470 Gold & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 470 Silver)
  • Memory: 128GB 6GB RAM
  • Battery: 5260,  Non-removable Li-Po
  • Network: GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • Operating system: Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 11
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


In appearance, the Xiaomi Note 10 carries some of the traits of its predecessors. The smartphone has been given a satisfyingly large display, and you'll find a drop-shaped notch at the top. In it, the selfie camera is positioned. The bezels around the display are small. 


The Xiaomi Note 10 houses a 6.47-inch AMOLED touchscreen display with a resolution of 2340×1080 pixels. The pixel density per inch is 398. This type of matrix predetermines the screen to have a good level of color rendering. The black colour is deep and the viewing angles are good. The minimum brightness of the display is 2 kd/sqm and the maximum is 396 kd/sqm. 

Fingerprint scanner

The Xiaomi Mi Note 10 is embedded with an optical fingerprint scanner. It is located under the display glass. It works quickly and accurately as long as the user's finger is not wet or it is below zero degrees outside. 


Xiaomi Mi Note 10 is positioned by the company as an affordable flagship. Therefore, regardless of the camera capabilities, the device falls in a price bracket between mid-range and flagship. At its core lies a Snapdragon 730G processor that Qualcomm provides specifically for such models. It's an 8nm chip with two 2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 performance cores and six 1.8 GHz Cortex-A55 power-efficient cores. The performance of Xiaomi Note 10 is at the level of flagships with Snapdragon 845.

The smartphone comes with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage. The operating system is Android 9.0 (Pie). The graphics is assigned to Adreno 618. 


There are five cameras on the rear panel of the Xiaomi Note 10. 

108 MP main camera with a system of 7 optical elements. The equivalent focal length of the lens is 24 mm and the aperture is equal to f/1.7. Optical image stabilization is available.

A 12 MP camera responsible for double optical zoom, with an aperture of f/2.0. The sensor size amounts to 1/2.55″. There is a Dual Pixel PDAF phase detection autofocus.

5 MP camera, responsible for five-fold optical zoom. The aperture is f/2.0. A system of phase autofocus is implemented, and optical image stabilization is available. 

20 MP 16 mm ultra-wide-angle camera. The aperture is f/2.2 and the sensor size is 1/2.8″. There is a laser autofocus. 

2 MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture and 1/5″ sensor.

The front camera of Xiaomi Note 10 is a 32 MP camera with f/2.0 aperture and 1/2.8″ sensor. 

Autonomous operation 

The smartphone packs a 5260 mAh battery that provides the user with about two days of autonomous operation. Xiaomi has provided fast charging technology. From 0% to 100% the Note 10 charges in 65 minutes. 


The camera is the first smartphone with a 108-megapixel camera. This model will not disappoint fans of mobile photography. It offers a wide range of possibilities. Positive features also concern the display, performance and autonomy. This makes the Note 10 one of the most successful devices on the market.


  • Quality craftsmanship;
  • Bright and beautiful display;
  • Good level of performance;
  • Support for fast charging technology. 


  • Slow autofocus. 

Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 and third-party sources. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should keep in mind that this is a subjective assessment. The writing of this article was not paid for or sponsored by Xiaomi.

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology, and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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