As we know, the Redmi Note 9 lineup was launched in India prior last month, which included the Redmi Note 9 Pro and the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max. Although, the base variant the Redmi Note 9 was missing. But the wait is now finally over as Xiaomi has launched the Redmi Note 9 in Europe today along with Mi Note 10 Lite.
The Redmi Note 9 looks exactly like its successor variants with a similar front and rear panel design. Also, the smartphone has paired with a new gaming-centric MediaTek chipset coupled with a quad-camera setup and an impressive battery. So without further ado, let’s jump on to the specifications of this one.
Redmi Note 9 Specifications
The design of the Redmi Note 9 features a polycarbonate back build with dimensions of 162.3 x 77.2 x 8.9 mm and a weight of 199 grams. The rear panel features a quad-camera setup shaped in a rectangular module with the fingerprint scanner placed just below it.
The display of the Redmi Note 9 comes with a 6.53-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD with a resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels and a PPI of 395. The front panel features a punch-hole cutout display at the top left corner of the smartphone. It also comes with protection from the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 with Splash-proof coating.
The Redmi Note 9 features a quad-camera setup on the rear, which includes a 48-megapixel Samsung GM1 sensor with f/1.79 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens with a 118-degree FOV and f/2.2 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. Meanwhile, the front is a 13-megapixel selfie snapper with f/2.3 aperture.
The Redmi Note 9 comes with MediaTek’s new Helio G85 chipset, which is a gaming-centric chipset. It comes with 4GB of LPPDDR4x RAM and up to 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage. You can expand the storage up to 512GB via a Micro-SD card. The battery on this one is a massive 5,020mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging and 9W reverse charging.
Price and Availability
The Redmi Note 9 will be up for sale in around mid-May, and it comes in two variants which include:
- 3GB RAM + 64GB storage – $199 (around Rs. 14,900)
- 4GB RAM + 128GB storage – $249 (around Rs. 18,690)
Color variants available are Forest Green, Polar White, and Midnight Grey.