Tecno Spark 8p vs Xiaomi Redmi 10: Budget entry level smartphones are no longer boring because of the good features they now have. Here we have the Spark 8p vs Redmi 10 comparison, which one has the better camera, performance and overall value? Let’s find out below.

Tecno Spark 8p vs Xiaomi Redmi 10

SpecificationsSpark 8PRedmi 10
Display6.6-inch6.5-inch, 90Hz
Storage64 / 128GB64 / 256GB
Back Camera50 + 2 + 2MP50 + 8 + 2 + 2MP
Front Camera8MP8MP
ChipsetHelio G70Helio G88
SoftwareAndroid 11Android 11
Battery5,000mAh 5,000mAh

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Xiaomi Redmi 10 has a dot in display where the front camera is placed in the middle of the screen. And the screen is protected by Corning gorilla glass 3. The display of these two smartphones are almost the same size.

Xiaomi Redmi 10 has a 6.5-inch FHD+ IPS LCD touchscreen with 90Hz refresh rate support. While the Tecno Spark 8p has 6.6-inch FHD+ IPS LCD with a water drop notch design. Overall, the Redmi 10 display with 90Hz refresh rate support is better. It is smoother and has faster screen response time.

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Both smartphones have a 50MP main camera and 8MP selfie camera. However, the Xiaomi Redmi 10 main camera is supported by an 8MP ultrawide lens, and the Spark 8p has 2MP secondary sensors.

The major difference in camera is the versatility which is to the advantage of the Xiaomi Redmi 10.

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Performance | Storage | RAM | 5G

MediaTek helio G88 chipset powers the Redmi 10 paired with 4/6 GB RAM and 64/128 GB storage. While the Tecno Spark 8P is powered by the MediaTek helio G70 chipset paired with 4GB RAM and 64/128 GB storage.

Thus when it comes to performance, the Redmi 10 has an edge of the Spark 8P. Especially when you go for the 6GB RAM model of the Redmi 10.

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Xiaomi Redmi 10 boots MIUI 12.5 skinned software based on Android 11 out of the box and will be getting an upgrade to Android 12 later in the year or early 2022.

Sadly, the Tecno Spark 8p won’t be getting Android 12 upgrade. It runs HiOS 7.6 based on Android 11 out of the box and it will remain that way.

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These two devices have 5,000 mAh battery capacity with 18W fast charge support. Also they both have side-mounted fingerprint scanner.

Tecno Spark 8p vs Xiaomi Redmi 10: Price

Xiaomi Redmi 10 is more expensive with a starting price of $200 for 4/64GB model while the Tecno Spark 8p is priced $180 for similar variant. Although, the prices may differ depending on your region/country.

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Tecno Spark 8p vs Xiaomi Redmi 10: Conclusion

The Tecno Spark 8P is more affordable, but in terms of performance and software experience, the Redmi 10 is better.

So if I’m to score both smartphones by percentage. I’ll score the Spark 8p (48%) while the Xiaomi Redmi 10 gets (52%).

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  1. How do you know Spark 8P will not receive updates to Android 12? I’ve been trying to update mine but they say it’s up to date. My friend who is using Camon 18i had already received the update.

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