Sony Xperia Pro vs Xiaomi Mi 10 – Review, specifications and prices

The new Sony Xperia Pro device has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 12 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor chipset and a battery of 4000 mAh. On other side, the Xiaomi Mi 10 also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Sony Xperia Pro Xiaomi Mi 10
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.5 in (inches) 6.67 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Operating System Android 10 Android 10
Resolution 1644 x 3840 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 512 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 12/12/12/TOF MP 108/13/2/2 MP
Front Camera 8 MP 20 MP
Battery 4000 mAh 4780 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Sony Xperia Pro runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 585 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 585. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,Elite Gaming and Game Enhancer. Running on Android 10 operating system.

Both phones are using the same processor, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865..

Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Mi 10 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 585 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 585. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,5th Gen AI Engine,Game Turbo 3.0,3000 sq.mm VC liquid cooling,9 temperature sensors built-in and AI temperature Control. And it’s running on Android 10 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Sony Xperia Pro is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 650,587 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Xiaomi Mi 10 has the Qualcomm Adreno 650,587 MHz (megahertz) graphics processor.

Battery

The Sony Xperia Pro battery capacity is 4000 mAh which is a 19.5% (percent) less powerful than the 4780 mAh offered by the Xiaomi Mi 10. Some features include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi wireless charging and Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.
The Xiaomi Mi 10 battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi/PMA wireless charging – 30 W, Wireless reverse charging – 10 W, USB Power Delivery 3.0 and Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+.

Screen

The device is using a P-OLED display with 1644 x 3840 pixels and a screen size of 6.5 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Xiaomi Mi 10 is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.67 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Sony Xperia Pro is a 2.6% smaller than Xiaomi Mi 10 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Sony Xperia Pro Xiaomi Mi 10
100% DCI-P3 100% DCI-P3
400 cd/m² 180Hz touch sampling rate
Capacitive 3D curved glass screen
Corning Gorilla Glass 6 500 cd/m²
Dynamic contrast enhancement 5M:1 dynamic contrast ratio
Dynamic Vibration system 90Hz refresh rate
HDR Capacitive
Motion Blur Reduction Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Multi-touch Maximum brightness – 800 cd/m²
Peak brightness – 650 cd/m² Multi-touch
Scratch resistant Peak brightness – 1120 cd/m²
Triluminos display for mobile Scratch resistant
X-Reality display

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Sony Xperia Pro is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Xiaomi Mi 10 is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz) and LPDDR5.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 8 gigabytes.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Sony Xperia Pro is 8 gigabytes ,which is a 50% smaller than the Xiaomi Mi 10 with 12 gigabytes

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Sony Xperia Pro comes with or 512 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Sony Xperia Pro gives a 300% more storage memory capacity than Xiaomi Mi 10.

The max storage capacity offered by the Sony Xperia Pro is 512 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Xiaomi Mi 10 with 256 gigabytes.

Xiaomi Mi 10 gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Sony Xperia Pro rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 12/12/12/TOF MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length and 35 mm:24 mm , carrying a sensor like Sony IMX555 , a pixel size of 1.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.7 f/2.4 f/2.2 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Xiaomi Mi 10 rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 108/13/2/2 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , carrying sensor like ISOCELL Bright HMX , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.7 f/2.4 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

Sony Xperia Pro Xiaomi Mi 10
1080p @ 960 fps 1080p @ 240 fps
3x optical zoom (#2) 2160p @ 60 fps
720p @ 960 fps 720p @ 960 fps
Angle of view – 130° (#3) Angle of view – 123° (#2)
Aperture size- f/2.2 (#3) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Aperture size- f/2.4 (#2) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Autofocus Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4)
Continuous shooting Autofocus
Digital image stabilization Continuous shooting
Digital zoom Digital image stabilization
Dual Pixel PDAF Digital zoom
Dual Pixel PDAF (#3) Exposure compensation
Exposure compensation Face detection
Face detection Fourth rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#3) Geotagging
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 70 mm (#2) HDR
Geotagging HDR10+ video recording
HDR ISO settings
ISO settings Macro mode
OIS / EIS video stabilization (#2) Optical image stabilization
Optical image stabilization Optical zoom
Panorama Panorama
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Pixel size – 1.0 m (#2) Pixel size – 1.75 m (#3)
Pixel size – 1.4 m (#2) Pixel size – 1.75 m (#4)
Scene mode Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto) Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer Self-timer
Sensor size – 1/2.6″ (#3) Sensor type – ISOCELL Bright
Sensor size – 1/3.4″ (#2) Super Phase detection
Third rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle) Tetracell pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera Third rear camera – 2 MP (macro)
Touch focus Touch focus
White balance settings White balance settings
Zeiss lens

Front Camera – Selfie

The Sony Xperia Pro comes with a 8 MP in the front.

The Xiaomi Mi 10 has a 20 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Sony Xperia Pro Xiaomi Mi 10
8 MP 20 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 Angle of view – 117°
Pixel size:1.12 µm /0.001120 mm Aperture:f/2.2
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor)

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Sony Xperia Pro Xiaomi Mi 10
5G is market-dependent 5G NSA
5G mmWave 5G SA
5G NSA EDGE
5G SA GPRS
5G sub-6 Ghz HO R&D
Built-in 5G modem HPUE
EDGE HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
GPRS LTE Cat 20
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) Snapdragon X55 modem
LTE Cat 20 UMTS(384 kbit/s)
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Sony Xperia Pro price is $2500 and the Xiaomi Mi 10 price tag is $570

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