Redmi 9 has been launched in India as Xiaomi’s latest budget smartphone. The new phone was launched just a month after the Chinese company launched the Redmi 9 Prime in the country. The Redmi 9 is a slightly modified variant of the Redmi 9C that was launched in Malaysia at the end of June. This smartphone has a water drop-style display at the apex and features dual rear cameras. The Redmi 9 also packs a 5,000mAh battery that supports fast charging. Also, the new smartphone is available as a successor to the Redmi 8 that was launched last year.
Redmi 9 Price in India, Available Details
In India, the Redmi 9 is priced at Rs 8,999 for the 64GB storage variant, while the 128GB storage option is priced at Rs. 9,999. The phone comes in three unique color options: Carbon Black, Sky Blue and Sporty Orange. Available, the Redmi 9 will go on sale in the country through Amazon and Mi.com. The first sale will start on August 31 at 12 noon (noon). Also, this phone will be available very soon through Mi Home Stores and the country’s offline retailers.
Xiaomi launched the Redmi 9 global variant in Spain in June, with a unique list of specifications for its India version. The phone went on sale in the Spanish market for 14 149 (approximately Rs. 13,000).
Redmi 9 Specifications
The dual SIM (Nano) Redmi 9 runs on MIUI 12 on Android 10 and features a 6.53-inch HD + (720×1,600 pixels) dot view display with a 20: 9 aspect ratio. It is powered by Octa Core MediaTek Helio G35 SoC, which is paired with 4GB of RAM. For photos and videos, the Redmi 9 features a dual rear camera system with a 13-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary, depth sensor. It has three camera sensors on the back, unlike the Redmi 9C. The new phone also has a 5 megapixel selfie camera on the front.
Xiaomi has offered 64GB and 128GB internal storage options in the Redmi 9, both of which can be expanded via a microSD card (up to 512GB) with a dedicated slot. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth V5.0, GPS / A-GPS, Micro-USB and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The phone has a fingerprint sensor mounted on the back.
The Redmi 9 supports a 5,000WAA battery with 10W faster charging (compatible charger bundled). Besides, the phone measures 164.9×77.07×9.0 mm.