The Redmi 9A and Redmi 9C phones have been launched in Malaysia, with these devices understood to be toned-down versions of the Redmi 9 released earlier this month. Both smartphones feature a 6.53-inch HD+ display with 2GB of RAM, 32GB of onboard storage and a 5,000mAh battery.
The Redmi 9A is built around a 6.53-inch HD+ (720×1,600 pixels) LCD Dot Drop display with a 20:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the MediaTek HelioG25 SoC working in tandem with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage (expandable via microSD to 512GB) keeps this device ticking. This entry level device runs the MIUI 11 based on Android 10.
Its single 13MP rear camera takes care of photos and videos while a 5MP front camera housed in a waterdrop-notch will take care of selfies. This smartphone boasts a 5,000mAh battery that supports fast charging at 10W.
Connectivity options available for this device include 4G LTE, a 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro USB for charging the device. It weighs 194 grams and measures 164.9×77.07×9 mm.
This dual SIM smartphone runs Android 10 with MIUI 11 on top. It also has the same display as the 9A and is powered by the octa-core MediaTek Helio G35 SoC which operates with up to 4GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage (expandable via microSD to 512GB).
This smartphone features a triple-rear camera setup with a 13MP main camera alongside a 2MP macro camera and a 2MP depth sensor. Up front, a 5MP camera takes care of video calls and selfies. The Redmi 9C boasts a 5,000mAh battery with fast charging support at 10W.
Connectivity options for this device include a 3.5mm audio jack, 4G LTE and micro USB port for charging. This device weighs 196 grams and measures 164.9×77.07×9 mm.
The Redmi 9A is available at $83 for the 2GB+32GB variant and is available in Twilight Blue, Midnight Grey, and Peacock Green colors. The Redmi 9C is priced at $99 for the 2GB+32GB variant and should be available for sale at the end of July. Certain reports suggest that both devices may have other variants, with the 9A expected to have a 3GB+32GB variant and the 9C expected to have a 4GB+64GB variant. However, there is still no clear confirmation regarding their different price points and availability.