Xiaomi Redmi 9

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Xiaomi Redmi 9 Quick Specs
  • OS: Android 10.
  • Release date: July 2020.
  • Network Type: 2G/3G/4G
  • Display: 6.53-inch, 1080×2340 pixels resolution
  • Processor: Helio G80
  • Selfie Camera: 8 MP
  • Rear camera: 13 MP quad camera
  • RAM: up to 4 GB
  • ROM: up to 64 GB
  • Battery: 5020 mAh.
  • Phone Status: Official.

Xiaomi Redmi 9 has two variants – one with 3GB RAM and 32 GB storage memory, and the other with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage. Every other detail is the same across both variants – a 6.53-inch display, Helio G80 chipset, 5020mAh battery, and 18W quick charge. The Redmi 9 combines impressive specs with really pocket-friendly prices.

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Specs, Specifications, Features, Photos

Mobile Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: LTE 1(2100) / 2(1900) / 3(1800) / 4(1700) / 5(850) / 7(2600) / 8(900) / 20(800) / 29(700) / 38(2600) / 40(2300) / 41(2500)
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM, dual SIM VoLTE HD calling
  • Software / OS: Android 10

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 163.32 x 77.01 x 9.1 mm
  • Weight: 198g
  • Display: 6.53 inches, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD screen, Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3
  • Colours: Carbon Grey, Sunset Purple, Ocean Green
  • Physical Build: Plastic

Xiaomi Redmi 9 specs

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 64-bit, 2.0 GHz Octa-core, Cortex-A75
  • Processor Name: Mediatek Helio G80 (12 nm)
  • Graphics Processor: ARM Mali-G52 MC2, 950 MHz
  • RAM: 3 GB / 4 GB
  • Internal Storage: 32 GB / 64 GB
  • External Storage: microSD (dedicated slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Rear Camera: 13MP wide angle lens + 8MP ultra-wide angle lens + 5MP macro lens + 2MP depth sensor, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front-facing Camera: 8 MP, Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture

Xiaomi Redmi 9 rear camera

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speaker
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.

Phone Sensors

  • Digital Compass: Yes.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: Yes.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): No.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; rear-mounted.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
  • Infra-red Sensor: Yes.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth: v5.0, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 2.4G WiFi / 5G WiFi / WiFi Direct, hotspot.
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • USB: microUSB v2.0. Type-C connector. USB On-The-Go
  • NFC: Market dependent.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Ion 5020 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 18W quick charge (included charger is 10W)
  • Wireless Charging: No.
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Model Version/Number: N/A.

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Price and Launch Date

  • Announced: July 2020
  • Release Date: July 2020
  • Country Availability: Europe. India. United States. Nigeria. Canada. United Kingdom. Australia. Ghana. Kenya. South Africa. Senegal. Tanzania. Cote D’Ivoire.
  • Price: $. EUR 149 for the base variant and EUR 169 for the 4GB RAM variant
  • Xiaomi Redmi 9 Price In Nigeria: The price of the 4GB RAM variant is ₦67,500 in Nigeria.
  • Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Price In India: India is not getting the 3GB RAM variant. The 4GB RAM variant goes for Rs. 9,999.

Xiaomi Redmi 9 price in Nigeria

Questions and Answers about Xiaomi Redmi 9

Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about Xiaomi Redmi 9.

Is Xiaomi Redmi 9 a 4G phone?

Yes; the Redmi 9 is a 4G LTE phone.

Does Xiaomi Redmi 9 have a fingerprint scanner?

Yes; Xiaomi Redmi 9 has a fingerprint reader located at the back.

Does Xiaomi Redmi 9 have Gorilla Glass?

Yes; the Redmi 9 has Gorilla Glass protection on its screen.

Does Xiaomi Redmi 9 have quick charging?

Yes; the Redmi 9 has 18W quick charge technology.

Will Xiaomi Redmi 9 work in USA?

Xiaomi Redmi 9 has limited network support across various US carriers like AT&T, Verizon, Metro PCS, Sprint, T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, Cricket, Boost Mobile, H2O Wireless, Ting, US Cellular, Lyca Mobile, PureTalk, Consumer Cellular, Ultra Mobile, Straight Talk, Red Pocket Mobile, Jolt, Airvoice Wireless, and Google Fi. What this means that some bands are supported, while others are not. You will have to make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on them.

What is the price of Xiaomi Redmi 9? How much does it sell for?

Xiaomi Redmi 9 costs €149 for the 3GB RAM variant and €169 for the 4GB RAM variant.

In India, the 4GB RAM variant sells for Rs. 9,999.

The price of the 4GB RAM variant in Nigeria is ₦67,500. If you are in Nigeria, it is available from retail stores, as well as e-commerce siites like Jumia, Konga, Slot, Pointek, among others.

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

Not available.

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Phone Review Rating

We are yet to review the Xiaomi Redmi 9 and so do not have a review rating for it yet. This section will be updated with our review rating and a link to the review page, as soon as we have a review ready.

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