Xiaomi Redmi 9 has finally been announced Spain, making it the latest Smartphone of the company. The Xiaomi Redmi 9 Android phone is powered by the MediaTek Helio G80 SoC and packs large 5,020mAh battery.
Similar to Redmi Note 8, the new Xiaomi Redmi 9 packs a quad camera setup at the back with three image sensors sitting in one vertical line at the top centre and one image sensor sits on the side with an LED flash.
Redmi 9 Key Specs
Display: 6.53-inch (1080x2340)
Processor: MediaTek Helio G80
Front Camera: 8MP
Rear Camera: 13MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP
RAM: 3/ 4GB
Storage: 32/ 64GB
Battery Capacity: 5020mAh
OS: Android 10
Release Date: 10th June 2020
It doesn’t forget to appear with waterdrop-style notch that house the selfie camera. The mobile, however, featured a rear fingerprint sensor placed below the back camera sensors.
Design & Display
The dual-SIM (Nano) Xiaomi Redmi 9 features a 6.53-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,340 pixels) display with waterdrop-style notch, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 394ppi pixel density, and 400nits brightness. It also has a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. .
Software & Hardware
Xiaomi Redmi 9 is powered by the 2GHz MediaTek Helio G80 octa-core processor, paired with Mali-G52 GPU, and up to 4GB of RAM. Internal storage on the phone is up to 64GB, and it is expandable using the dedicated microSD card slot.
Furthermore, the Redmi 9 is equipped with a large 5,020mAh battery that supports 18W Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging. The company ships a 10W charger inside the box.
Xiaomi Redmi 9 Camera
On the Optics, the Smartphone has a quad camera setup at the back with a 13-megapixel main camera with f/2.2 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera with f/2.2 aperture and 118 degree field of view. There is also a 5-megapixel macro shooter with f/2.4 aperture and a 2-megapixel depth sensor.
Rear camera features include Kaleidoscope, ultra-wide-angle mode, macro mode, portrait mode, and supports 1080p at 30fps. Up front, the phone is listed to offer an .
For Selfie and video calls, the Xiaomi Redmi 9 has 8-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture and 77.8 degree field of view. Available features on the camera include palm shutter, portrait mode, HDR, screen flash, self-timer, and more.
Sensor & Connectivity
Sensors available on the Xiaomi Redmi 9 include AI Face Unlock, a rear fingerprint sensor, vibration motor, distance sensor, ambient light sensor, accelerometer, and electronic compass. Connectivity options are 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v5, Wi-Fi Direct, FM Radio, NFC, GPS, AGPS, 3.5mm audio jack, USB Type-C port, and infrared sensor.
Xiaomi Redmi 9 Specifications
Model: Redmi 9
Release date: 10th June 2020
Form factor: Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm): 163.32 x 77.01 x 9.01
Weight (g): 198.00
Battery capacity (mAh): 5020
Removable battery: No
Fast charging: Quick Charge 3.0
Colours: Carbon Gray, Sunset Purple, Ocean Green
Screen size (inches): 6.53
Resolution: 1080×2340 pixels
Protection type: Gorilla Glass
Aspect ratio: 19.5:9
Pixels per inch (PPI): 394
Processor: 2GHz octa-core
Processor make: MediaTek Helio G80
RAM: 3/ 4GB
Internal storage: 32/ 64GB
Expandable storage: Yes
Expandable storage type: microSD
Dedicated microSD slot: Yes
Rear camera: 13-megapixel (f/2.2) + 8-megapixel (f/2.2) + 5-megapixel (f/2.4) + 2-megapixel
Front camera: 8-megapixel (f/2.0)
Operating system: Android 10
Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth: Yes, v 5.00
USB Type-C: Yes
Number of SIMs: 2
Wi-Fi Direct: Yes
Active 4G on both SIM cards: Yes
SIM Type: Nano-SIM
4G/ LTE: Yes
Face unlock: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Xiaomi Redmi 9 Price, Availability
Xiaomi Redmi 9 3GB + 32GB option is priced at EUR 149 (roughly N66,000), while the 4GB + 64GB storage option is priced at EUR 179 (roughly N79,000).
Pre-orders for the Redmi 9 phone will begin on June 15, and during the pre-orders phase, the phone will be made available at an introductory price of EUR 139 (roughly N61,500) and EUR 169 (roughly N74,500) for 3GB RAM and 4GB RAM variant, respectively.
The phone will go on sale in Spain on June 18 via online and offline retailers. This includes Mi.com, Mi stores, Amazon, Carrefour, Worten, Alcampo, Phone House, and others.