Redmi 9 Prime
Xiaomi has been launching phones in India left, right and center. Today they added one more to this list of phones, i.e. Redmi 9 Prime. Redmi 9 Prime is a successor to the Redmi 8 which was launched last year. Xiaomi’s Redmi series has been pretty successful in India so far. Right from Redmi 2 and 2 Prime to Redmi 8 series, these phone have been a go to for a lot of people looking for a phone under the price of Rs. 10,000.
Redmi 9 Prime looks like an interesting device (at least on paper) for the starting price of Rs. 9999. Let’s have a detailed look at what this offers in terms of specifications.
Design and Display
Redmi 9 Prime comes with a plastic back panel with some really great color options. There’s Matte Black, Space Blue, Mint Green and Sunrise Flare. Personally I really like the Matter Black and Sunrise flare color options.
Apart from this, there’s a vertical camera module on the rear side which also houses a fingerprint sensor. Redmi 9 Prime has a USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm Heaphone Jack too. The phone also supports storage expansion via a dedicated microSD card slot (2 + 1 configuration).
This time around Xiaomi has given a FULL HD+ Display on the Redmi 9 Prime. It is a 6.53″ Full HD+ (2340 x 1080) IPS LCD Display. The aspect ratio is 19.5:9. The display is also protected by Corning’s Gorilla Glass 3.
CPU and Performance
Here’s what lies under the hood of Redmi 9 Prime –
|Chipset: MediaTek Helio G80
|Processor: Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A75 || 6×1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A55)|
|GPU: ARM G52 GPU @950MHz|
|RAM: 4 GB LPDDR4X|
|ROM: 64GB || 128GB|
Redmi 9 Prime comes with a Quad-Camera Setup on the rear side:
|Rear Camera Setup: Quad Camera Vertical Layout; Center Alignment
– Ultra-Wide: 8MP, 118.2 degree FOV
– Depth 2MP
|Front Camera Setup: Single front camera layout; center drop-notch
Lenses: Primary 8MP (wide)
Battery & Charging
|Charging: 18W Fast charging; USB Type-C ; No wireless charging (10W charger in box)|
Sensors, Speakers & Other Feature
|Security: Rear-mounted Capacitive Fingerprint Sensor|
|Audio: Bottom Firing Mono Speaker; 3.5mm Headphone Jack|
|Operating System: MIUI 11 based on Android Q(10)|
|Ports: USB-C®, 3.5mm Headphone Jack|
|SIM: Dual nano SIM|
|Sensors: Fingerprint sensor, Proximity / Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer / Gyrometer, Magnetometer, Barometer|
|Connectivity: WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth® 5.0, Wi-Fi Direct|
|Colors: Matte Black, Sunrise Flare, Mint Green, Space Blue|
Price & Availability
|4GB RAM + 64GB Storage||Rs.9999|
|4GB RAM + 128GB Storage||Rs.11,999|