Xiaomi Redmi 9: Full Review, Expected Price And Other Details

Exciting news ahead! Yesterday, Xiaomi announced their new product, “Xiaomi Redmi 9”. Apart from the critical event ‘Xiaomi Ecosystem Product Launch.’ Xiaomi have been working on their many products deliberately. Xiaomi has already launched Xiaomi Redmi 9 in China. The Xiaomi Redmi 9 is released, and it will soon be available in other countries. In India, Xiaomi Redmi 9 will be launched by August 2020. Xiaomi phones are in high demand because they are affordable, have excellent specifications and features. It has top specs. Here is a full detailed information on this phone. 

Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi 9:

Key Specs

Brand: Xiaomi

Model: Redmi 9

Processor: MediaTek Helio G80 

RAM: 3 GB, 6 GB

Storage: 32 GB, 6

GB, 128 GB

Display: 6.53 inches

Weight(g): 198.00

Camera: Quad Camera(13 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP)

Front camera: 8 MP 

Battery: Li-Po 5020 mAh


Colors: 16M


Chipset: Mediatek Helio G80 (12 nm)

No. of cores: 8(Octa-Core)

CPU: 2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55GHz Kryo 475

Graphics: Mali-G52 MC2


Operating System: Android 10(Q), MIUI 12


RAM: 3 GB, 6 GB Helio G80

Internal Memory: 32 GB, 64 GB, 128 GB

Card slot: microSDXC


Screen: IPS LCD

Resolution: 1080 x 2340 pixels

Ratio: 19.5:9

Screen size: 6.53-inch FHD+ display

Color: 16M

Pixels: 394 pixels per inch(PPI)

Touchscreen type: Capacitive, Multi-touch

Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass v3


Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE

Network: GSM/ HSPA/ 4G VoLTE, 4G


NFC: Yes

Radio: Wireless FM Radio

Voice Over LTE: Yes

USB: 2.0, Type-C


Front: 8 MP, f/2.0, 27mm (wide)

Rear: Quad Camera(13 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP)

Rear Camera Features: LED flash, Panorama, and HDR

Front Camera Features: HDR

Other Features: LED flash, Panorama, and HDR

Video: 1920×1080 @ 30 fps, 1080p@30fps


Removable Battery: No

Type: Li-Po

Capacity: 5020 mAh

Fast Charging: Yes with 18W

Wireless Charging: No


Face Unlock: Yes

Fingerprint sensor: Yes

Accelerometer: Yes

Gyroscope: Yes

Other Sensors: Compass, Proximity, Magnetometer, Ambient light sensor


Speaker: Yes

Audio Jack: 3.5mm


Also read, Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G: Full Review, With Expected Price And Other Details

Design and Body:

The phone has a boxy shape. Its front is build of glass with Gorilla Glass 3 protection, the back of the plastic, and the frame is also made up of plastic. The Redmi 9 has a waterdrop-style notch and a quad-camera setup at the rear. The fingerprint sensor is right below the camera. It weighs 198 gm. It has a Dual SIM option with a Nano-SIM, and a dual stand-by. Headphone jack and charging slot in available at below. The smartphone is available in Carbon Grey, Ocean Green, Sunset Purple colors.


The screen is a 6.53-inch FHD + Hot Drop display. It is an IPS LCD screen. Users can view more with a more prominent and better screen with Redmi 9. The screen comes with TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certification and Corning® Gorilla® Glass for protection from bruises and scratches to the screen. There is a waterdrop-style notch camera on the screen, so it not a full-screen display. 


Redmi 9 has a Quad-Camera at the rear. The primary camera is 13 MP, with an aperture of f/2.2, size about and used for wide-angle photography. The Second camera is 8MP with an aperture f/2.2, and 118˚ for ultra-wide photography. The third camera is 5 MP, with an aperture f/2.4, and frequently used for macro photography. The last and fourth camera is 2 MP, with an aperture f/2.4, used for depth photography. These can capture amazing pictures with bright and sharp details. The device has premium camera features, including Kaleidoscope and Palm Shutter. The front camera comes 8 MP, an aperture of f/2.0, and you can take wide selfies. It has features LED flash, HDR, panorama. Video is recorded at 1080p@30fps. 

Battery Performance:

No need to worry about charging it again and again. The battery has a large capacity of 5020 mAh. Battery is non-removable. It comes with Fast Charging 18W. The phone will take some time to charge itself. The battery will last for one day and a half. The battery drain is slow.

When will Xiaomi Redmi 9 release in India?

Xiaomi haven’t confirmed any dates for the launch. So, we expect the launch by August 21, 2020.

What will be the price of Xiaomi Redmi 9?

Xiaomi announced the retail price on its blog. The retail price for the variant 3GB+32GB is EUR 149. In India, it will be roughly Rs 12,999. For variant 4GB+64GB price is EUR 169. In India, it will be approximately Rs 14,599.

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