Redmi Note 9 Series Launched in India with Snapdragon 720G SoC and Quad Rear cameras
Updated: Mar 17
Merely a week after the launch of the Realme 6 series, its arch-nemesis Xiaomi has gone ahead and refreshed the Redmi Note lineup today. The Redmi Note 9 Pro has launched in India via an online-only event. The device arrives a successor to the Redmi Note 8 Pro. It boasts a new Snapdragon 700-series chipset, center punch-hole display, a square camera bump, and a massive battery.
Starting with Redmi Note 9 Pro specifications, the handset flaunts a glass sandwich design with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 both on front and back. It sports a 6.67-inch punch-hole display with FHD+ (1080 x 2,400p) resolution and 20:9 aspect ratio. The phone has 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G octa-core chipset paired with up to 6GB RAM and up to 128GB user-expandable storage (up to 512GB using a dedicated microSD card slot) under the hood. The Redmi Note 9 Pro is powered by a whopping 5,020mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging and runs MIUI 11 with Android 10 out of the box.
For photography, the Redmi Note 9 Pro rocks quad-rear camera setup with 48MP Samsung ISOCELL GM2 primary sensor with f/1.79 aperture, Super Stabilization, PDAF, slow-mo, and 4K video recording at 30fps. This is assisted by 8MP ultra-wide sensor with 120-degree field-of-view, 5MP macro lens, and 2MP depth sensor. The phone’s front camera is equipped with a 16MP AI sensor for selfie and video calling.
The handset has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and connectivity options such as 4G LTE, dual SIM slots, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ GLONASS, VoWiFi, 3.5mm headphone jack, and USB Type-C charging port. Other features include Aura Balance design, P2i splash-proof coating, bottom-firing speakers, and dual microphones with noise cancellation. Lastly, the Redmi Note 9 Pro measures 165.7 x 76.6 x 8.8mm and weighs 209 grams.
Redmi Note 9 Pro, Pro Max prices in India
The Redmi Note 9 Pro price in India is set at Rs 12,999 for the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The phone’s 6GB RAM + 128GB storage option will set you back to Rs 15,999. The Redmi Note 9 Pro Max prices in India are Rs 14,999, Rs 16,999 and Rs 18,999 for the base 6GB + 64GB, 6GB + 128GB, and 8GB + 128GB, respectively. Both the handsets come in Interstellar Black, Aurora Blue, and Glacier White colour options. The Redmi Note 9 Pro first sale date is March 17th, and buyers will be able to purchase them from Mi.com, Amazon.in, Mi Home stores, and Mi Studio outlets. Finally, the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max first sale is on March 17th from the same channels.