There is confirmation that Redmi Pad will launch in India. Xiaomi’s sub-brand will launch its first tablet on October 4th at noon. Besides giving us a look at the back panel and color options of the device, the announcement tweet doesn’t reveal much about the upcoming offering. Xiaomi launched the Xiaomi Pad 5 this year in India to re-enter the tablet market.
Xiaomi’s new Redmi Pad comes with a 10.61-inch LCD panel that supports 2000 x 1200 pixels and offers a refresh rate of 90 Hertz. It features a brightness of 400 candelas and a 10-bit color depth. A 1500:1 contrast ratio is specified.
It is powered by the MediaTek Helio G99 octa-core SoC, fabricated by TSMC on a 6-nanometer scale. ARM Cortex-A76 cores run at maximum speeds of 2.2 GHz and 6 Cortex-A55 cores run at maximum speeds of 2.0 GHz on the chip. Redmi Pads come with 3GB/4GB RAM and 64/128 GB of UFS 2.2 flash memory.
There is an 8MP camera on the back with autofocus, and another with 8MP and a wide field of view of 105 degrees with FocusFrame technology on the front. With FocusFrame, you can use a wider field of view if several people are sitting in front of the device.