Xiaomi announces today the official release of Redmi 9 in the Philippines.
The brand-new entry-level smartphone plugs major upgrades from its predecessor, including an all-purpose AI quad-camera set up, a 6.53’’ Full HD+ Dot Drop display, a powerful chipset, and edgy design.
As the first entry-level Redmi smartphone to feature an all-purpose quad-camera set up, Redmi 9 helps capture life’s special moments. Whether you’re looking to take a quick snap, wide-angle group shot, close-up with stunning details, or beautiful portrait photos, Redmi 9 has you covered.
In the meantime, users can view more with Redmi 9’s bigger and better screen. Featuring a 6.53’’ FHD+ Dot Drop display.
It also comes with TÜV Rheinland low blue light certification and an unidentified version of Corning Gorilla Glass for on-the-go protection.
The Redmi 9 is powered by MediaTek Helio G80 SoC, delivering a 207% improved performance1 over its predecessor.
Paired with a 5020mAh large capacity battery, and packs the power you need for everyday work and play. This performance beast even supports 18W fast charging technology to keep your sideline time to a minimum so you can get back in the game.
Finally, Redmi 9 also comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack, and an IR blaster, while supporting dual SIM usage and an additional microSD card slot.
Xiaomi Redmi 9 specs
Android 10, MIUI 11
6.53-inch Full HD+ IPS display (2340 x 1080 resolution) at 394ppi
2 GHz MediaTek Helio G80 octa-core processor
Mali-G52 MC2 GPU
3GB / 4GB RAM
32GB / 64GB eMMC 5.1 internal storage
Expandable via microSD
13MP, f/2.2 + 8MP, f/2.2 ultra-wide + 5MP, f/2.4 macro + 2MP depth sensor rear cameras
8MP front camera
Rear-mounted fingerprint scanner
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
5,020mAh battery, 10W fast charger
Colors: Ocean Green, Sunset Purple, Carbon Grey
Availability and pricing
Starting price is pegged at P6,990, the Redmi 9 will be available for purchase offline starting from July 3, 2020, and online from July 7, 2020.