Xiaomi has launched the new entry-level Redmi series smartphone Redmi 9 in India with some decent specifications and affordable price tag. The new Xiaomi Redmi 9 smartphone has a bigger 5000mAh battery and it is powered by the Mediatek chipset. It comes with AuraEdge design with a grip-friendly texture that helps to avoid smudges or fingerprints. It has a rear fingerprint scanner and it comes with Sporty Orange, Sky Blue and Carbon Black colours. It is priced at Rs. 8,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage option and Rs. 9,999 for the 4GB RAM + 128GB inbuilt storage variant. It will be available in India via Amazon India website and mi.com starting from today. Let’s check-out the specifications of the device next.
The Xiaomi Redmi 9 features a 6.53-inch HD+ 20:9 IPS LCD Dot Drop screen with 400 nits brightness, 70% NTSC colour gamut and 1600 x 720 pixels resolution. It is powered by a 2.3GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio G35 processor with 680MHz IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU. It comes with 4GB of LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB / 128GB (eMMC 5.1) internal storage options and also supports expandable storage up to 512GB with the help of a microSD card slot. It comes with Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD) support and runs on the Android 10 with MIUI 12 out of the box.
It has a dual rear camera with a 13-megapixel main camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture along with a secondary 2-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. The device comes with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with an f/2.2 aperture. It has a 5000mAh battery with 10w charging and supports Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, micro USB, 3.5mm audio jack connectivity options. It also comes with preinstalled FM Radio as well. It has a fingerprint sensor on the rear side and comes with splash proof P2i coating. It measures 164.9×77.07×9.0mm and weight 196g.