Chinese company Xiaomi launches 5G smartphone in Kenya

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 10 5G smartphone in the Kenyan market on Friday.

According to Ramadhan Hassan, marketing director of Xiaomi Kenya, the device will be among the affordable 5G smartphones offered in the country and will be available at a retail price of 18,499 shillings (around 172 dollars).

“The Redmi Note will be able to use 5G technology once telecommunications operators deploy the service,” Hassan also said during a virtual launch.

The Chinese company also launched the Redmi Note 10S phone.