Xiaomi has announced the launch of the Redmi Note 9 and will be available globally. The main highlight of the Redmi Note 9 is the addition of a 6.53-inch FHD+ Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protected display coupled with MediaTek Helio G85 chipset. The processor is designed using an 8nm manufacturing process. The rear side features a 48MP primary camera alongside an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP macro, and 2MP depth sensors respectively. The selfie side is flowered with a 13MP sensor. The handset borrows power via a 5020mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging technology. You will be able to find the fingerprint sensor on the rear side.
Redmi Note 9 Specifications
The Redmi Note 9 flaunts a 6.53-inch FHD+ display with a resolution of 2340×1080 pixels and 450-nits brightness. The screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 technology. Under the hood, the Redmi Note 9 is powered by a MediaTek Helio G80 processor designed using 12nm manufacturing technology paired with Mali-G52 graphics chipset. The handset is available in 3GB and 5GB RAM variants. While the 3GB RAM model is available with 64GB UFS 2.1 storage technology, the 4GB RAM offers 128GB storage. The phone provides expansion capability up to 512GB. The smartphone is pre-loaded with MIUI 11 based on Android 10.
On the optics, the Redmi Note 9 features 48MP (f/1.79) primary Samsung GM1 sensor alongside secondary sensors comprising of 8MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide-angle lens, 2MP macro lens and 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensors respectively. The camera provides support for PDAF, EIS, and a dedicated LED Flash. The front-facing camera offers a 13MP sensor with an f/2.25 aperture. The phone gets adequate working horsepower via a 5020mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging technology.
In addition to 4G VoLTE, the Redmi Note 9 provides support for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, GPS, GLONASS, NFC, IR sensor, and all standard sensors. The handset is resistant to splashes via P2i coating technology. The addition of the USB Type-C port helps you to quickly charge the device.
Redmi Note 9 Pricing & Availability
The Redmi Note 9 with 3GB RAM and 64GB storage is priced at $199, while the 4GB RAM model with 128GB storage is up for grabs at $249. The device will be available in Forest Green, Polar White, and Midnight Grey color variants. The flash ale can be expected by the middle of May when the restrictions related to the COVID-19 lockdown are removed.