Old budget Xiaomi vs new: Redmi 9C and Redmi 10C compared in detail

DimaViper Live YouTube channel reviewed two Xiaomi smartphones: Redmi 9C 2020 and Redmi 10C 2022. Discuss


channel DimaViper Live compared two Xiaomi models: Redmi 9C, which was released in 2020, and Redmi 10C, which appeared in 2022. In general, for two years, 10C greatly outperforms 9C in some parameters.

According to the expert, Redmi 10C (baseconfiguration - 4/64 GB) is a really worthy successor to Redmi 9C (base configuration - 2/32 GB). As for the configuration, it has remained largely the same. Only the type of cable has changed: it was Micro USB, and it became USB Type-C.

Turned on from two devices faster than 10C.The difference between Redmi 9C and 10C is also noticeable in terms of screen diagonal: it is 6.53 and 6.71 inches, respectively. At the same time, according to other characteristics of the display, the devices do not differ from each other.

In addition, the old version of Redmi has Android 10, while the new one has Android 11.

Redmi 10C is equipped with a more modern and powerful processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 vs. MediaTek Helio G35). This is also noticeable in the test results, which you can see below.


Cameras have also been changed.The 9C has three rear lenses, while the 10C has two. The fact is that in the new version, the manufacturer removed the macro camera. Also, the main lens of the 9C has 13 MP, while the Redmi 10C already has 50 MP, while the front cameras remain identical. The example shots below show that the 10C does not make much progress in terms of photo quality.



According to the presenter, change Redmi 9C to 10Cstill worth it. This is due to the fact that the 10C model is much more relevant today than its old version: if only because it has more memory (4/64 GB compared to 2/32 GB), there is a USB-C connector instead of Micro USB, more powerful processor.