The Xiaomi Redmi 9i is the latest series added to the Redmi 9 family. It comes with features that make it a lot better than the other Redmi 9 smartphones previously launched. This article contains the specifications and features of the Xiaomi Redmi 9i.
Xiaomi Redmi 9i Key Specs & Features
● 6.53 inches IPS LCD DIsplay, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~269 ppi)
● Android 10, MIUI 12
● Octa-core MediaTek Helio G25 (12 nm)
● 4GB RAM
● 64GB, 128GB Built-in Storage up to 128GB Memory Card
● 13 MP Rear Camera
● 5 MP Front Camera
● 4G LTE Network
● Charging 10W
● Non-Removable Li-Po 5000 mAh Battery
Design and Display
The Xiaomi Redmi 9i, in terms of body design, flaunts a nice looking body that is wrapped with plastic and glass. The panel houses the camera and an LED flash in between in a vertical order.
It features a dimension of 164.9 x 77.1 x 9 mm and weighs about 194 grams. The handset lacks a fingerprint scanner but comes in a waterdrop notch that offers a large display size of a 6.53-inch IPS LCD panel.
The screen delivers a 720 x 1600 HD+ resolution with an aspect ratio of 20:9. The smartphone also boasts of a bright of 270 nits typ. and it has a screen-to-body ratio of 81.0%.
The Xiaomi Redmi 9i is equipped with a combo camera setup on the camera's aspect. On the back of the Xiaomi Redmi 9i, a single snapper of 13 MP for photography features an LED flash and HDR.
The camera on the Xiaomi Redmi 9i can also record 1080p videos at 30 seconds per frame. Except for the LED flash, the selfies camera is just another single shooter of 5 MP, and it has the same features as the main camera. Though the phone will take nice photos, it will not be that great.
Hardware and Software
Xiaomi Redmi 9i is MediaTek Helio G25 chipset powered based on 12nm process technology. The chip clocks at a speed of 2.0 GHz coupled with an octa-core processor.
The entry-level chip has PowerVR GE8320 for graphics and is modest for gaming. The inbuilt storage of this smartphone is 4 GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 64GB storage. The performance of the Xiaomi Redmi 9i will be a little better than the Redmi 9A that has just 2GB RAM and 32GB storage.
The newly unveiled smartphone, Xiaomi Redmi 9i, runs on MIUI 12 based Android 10 OS pre-installed, and it also has a dedicated slot for adding a microSD card slot.
Battery and Network
The Xiaomi Redmi 9i features a massive 5,000mAh battery, and when it's fully charged, it comes with a 10W charging support and can last for many hours.
The network availability option and other features of the Xiaomi Redmi 9i include dual SIM slot, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, micro USB, a 3.5mm audio jack, and a P2i splash-resistant nano-coating.
Xiaomi Redmi 9i Price and Availability
The Xiaomi Redmi 4 GB RAM +128 GB storage edition sells for about $126, while the 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage sells for about $113.
In Nigeria, the Xiaomi Redmi will start selling for about 60,000 Naira. Then, about 700 Ghs in Ghana, and 14,000 Ksh in Kenya. Plus, it will be made available in color variants like Nature Green, Sea Blue, and Midnight Black.
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Xiaomi Redmi 9i Specs
Here are a few specs of the Xiaomi Redmi 9i:
: Android 10, MIUI 12Processor
: MediaTek Helio G25 (12 nm), Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)GPU
: PowerVR GE8320Memory
: Midnight Black, Sea Blue, Nature GreenDimension
: 164.9 x 77.1 x 9 mmWeight
: 194 gSIM Type
: Nano-SIM, dual stand-bySIM Count
: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
: 6.53 inches IPS LCD DIsplay, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~269 ppi)Screen Protection
: YesFoldable Display
: 13 MP, [email protected]Rear Camera Features
: LED flash, HDRFront Camera
: 5 MP, HDR, [email protected]
: 64GB, 128GBMemory Card Support
: Yes, microSDXC (dedicated slot)Bundled Cloud Storage
Network Support2G GSM
: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 22G CDMA 1X
: Yes3G WCDMA
: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 21003G CDMA EVDO
: Yes4G LTE
: Yes, 1, 3, 5, 8, 40, 415G
Internet & ConnectivityGPRS
: YesCDMA EVDO
: Yes4G LTE
: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspotWi-Fi Hotspot
: Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LENFC
: NoInfrared Blaster
: NoUSB Port
: microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
: YesInstant Messaging
: YesPush Emails
: YesEmail Protocol
: YesVideo Player
: YesFM Radio
: Yes3.5mm Jack
: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDSMaps
Sensors & ControlDigital Compass
: YesProximity Sensor
: YesLight Sensor
: NoHeart Rate Monitor
: YesFingerprint Scanner
: NoIris Scanner
: NoFace Unlock
: YesStylus Pen
: NoIntelligent Digital Assistant
: YesMotion Sensing / Gesture Control
: YesVoice Control
Other FeaturesVideo Streaming
: YesActive Noise Cancellation
: YesWireless Charging
: NoBuilt-in Mobile Payment
: NoWater Resistant
: NoDust Resistant
: NoImage Editor
: YesVideo Editor
: YesDocument Viewer
: YesDocument Editor
: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removableTalktime
: –Standby Time
: –Fast Charging
: Charging 10W