Infinix Mobility has officially announced the Note 10 series. The series will be succeeding last year’s Note 8 series, eventually putting to bed the idea of a Note 9 series. The Infinix Note 10 series features three smartphones: the Note 10, Note 10 Pro, and Note 10 Pro NFC. But only the Infinix Note 10 and Note 10 Pro will be available in Nigeria.
Infinix Note 10 and Note 10 Pro Key Specs
• 6.95″ FHD+ Super Fluid Display
• Helio G85 (Note 10), Helio G95 (Note 10 Pro)
• Android 11 OS (XOS 7.6)
• Note 10: 4/64GB, 6/128GB. Note 10 Pro: 6/128GB, 8/256GB
• 16MP AI Selfie Cam
• 48MP Triple Cam (Note 10). 64MP Quad Cam (Note 10 Pro).
• 5,000 mAh battery
• 18W X-charge (Note 10), 33W X-charge (Note 10 Pro)
Design and Display
The Infinix Note 10 series comes in a tech-savvy and stylish body design. The front side features a bezel-less display with curved edges. At the bottom of the display is a visible sized chin. The back features a rectangular-shaped AI camera module. Both phones have a fingerprint reader mounted on both sides. And along with the Face unlock support, it is easier and faster to unlock the device with no compromise on the user’s safety. The Infinix Note 10 has three body colour options of Black, Purple and Emerald Green. The Note 10 Pro replaces the Emerald Green body colour option with a Nordic Secret body colour.
The Note 10 series is built around a 6.95″ Super Fluid display with 1080 x 2460 resolution, 91% screen-to-body ratio and 387 PPI density. They both have cinematic dual speakers with DTS. The display features a low blue light technology that has been certified by TÜV Rheinland. The technology allows users to enjoy gameplay with less eye fatigue. The Note 10’s display sports only a 180Hz touch sampling rate while that of the Note 10 Pro sports adds a 90Hz refresh rate to the 180Hz touch sampling rate.
Hardware and Software
Underneath the Infinix Note 10 is a MediaTek Helio G85 chip with an ultimate game processor. The chip is paired with memory configurations of 4/64GB and 6/128GB. Additional storage of up to 256GB is available via microSD slot.
While inside the Infinix Note 10 Pro is the MediaTek Helio G95 chipset, which is dubbed the best processor in the Note series by the company. The G95 chip is paired with 6/128GB or 8/256GB memory. Its microSD slot allows for additional storage up to 1 TB.
Running on both Infinix phones is the Android 11 OS with Infinix’s XOS 7.6, which features App Lock, Xclone, X-Proof and more.
The rectangular-shaped module at the back of the Note 10 is home to a 48MP main lens with PDAF, a 2MP f/2.4 depth lens and a 2MP f/2.4 monochrome lens. The module features a Quad-LED flash.
The Note 10 Pro has a 64MP lens as its main camera along with an 8MP ultrawide lens with 120° FoV and two 2MP depth and monochrome lenses. Unlike the Note 10, this Pro model can shoot 4K videos at 30fps. The camera has an AI algorithm for the optimization of night pictures and videos. The AI automatically adjust brightness, highlights details and enhances clarity.
The punch-hole on the display of both smartphones features a 16MP wide-angle AI advanced selfie camera.
The battery capacity of the Note 10 is 5,000 mAh which offers a full day standby and 12 hours of gaming. It supports a decent 18W X-charge.
The Note 10 Pro uses a 33W X-charge for its 5,000 mAh battery capacity. A 5 mins 33W X-charge reportedly gives up to 2 hours of gaming. The 33W X-charge passed 5 critical tests of TÜV Rheinland security verification.
Infinix Note 10 and Note 10 Pro Complete Specs
• Announced: May 2021
• Status: May 2021
Design [ Build Factor], Display and Colour Options
• Dimension: Height- 173.2mm * Width- 78.7mm * Thickness- 8.8mm
• Weight: –
• Build Quality: –
• Screen Display Type: LCD
• Screen Size: 6.95″
• Resolution: 1080 x 2460
• Aspect Ratio: –
• Display Protection: –
• Notch: No
• Multi-touch screen: Yes
• Colour Options: Black, Purple, Emerald Green, Nordic Secret
Operating System and Memory
• Operating System: Android 11 OS
• Chipset: Helio G85 (Note 10), Helio G95 (Note 10 Pro)
• CPU: Octa-core (2×2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
• GPU: Mali-G76 MC4
• RAM: 4GB, 6GB, 8GB
• Built-in Storage Capacity: 64GB, 128GB, 256GB
• Card Slot: 256GB (Note 10), 1TB (Note 10 Pro)
Rear and Front Camera Rating
• Rear Camera Sensor: 48MP + 2MP + 2MP (Note 10). 64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP (Note 10 Pro)
• Selfie Camera Sensor: 16MP
• Camera Features: Quad-LED flash, HDR, Panorama
• Video Recording: 4K@30fps (Note 10 Pro).1080p@30fps (Note 10)
Wireless Network Bands and Connectivity Options
• Technology: GSM / HSPA / LTE
• 5G Network Bands: –
• 4G Network Bands: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 41, 40, 66
• 3G Network Bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
• 2G Network Bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
• Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE
• SIM Type: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
• Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE
• USB: USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
• Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
• FM Radio: Yes
• GPS: Yes, with A-GPS
• NFC: No
Sound Quality and Multimedia Support
• Loudspeaker: Yes
• Speaker Location: –
• Sound Enhancement Features: –
• Audio Jack Type: Yes, 3.5mm audio jack
• Video Support Formats: H.264 (Baseline / Main / High profile), MPEG4 (Simple profile / ASP) and other video formats
• Audio Support formats: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC +, MP3, AMR – NB and WB, APE, WAV
• Battery Capacity: Non-removable Li-Po 5,000 mAh
• Wireless Charging: NO
• Fast Charging: 18W (Note 10). 33W (Note 10 Pro)
• Fingerprint Sensor (side-mounted), Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Electronic Compass
Infinix Note 10 Price in Nigeria
The Infinix Note 10 and Note 10 Pro is not yet available in Nigeria. The estimated price range for the Note 10 is between ₦80,500 to ₦85,000 while the Note 10 Pro will sell for around ₦125,000.