The Redmi 9 Prime, which was launched earlier this year, is set to go on sale at 12 PM (noon) today. It can be purchased via Amazon India as well as Mi.com. The smartphone offers impressive specifications for the price. It comes with quad rear cameras, a massive 5,020mAh battery, an octa-core processor, and even an Infrared sensor.
Xiaomi‘s budget smartphone is priced starting at Rs 9,999 for the variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The higher-end model with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage is priced at Rs 11,999. The phone is offered in four colors – Mint Green, Pace Blue, Matte Black, and Sunrise Flare.
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Redmi 9 Prime specifications, features
The Redmi 9 Prime features a 6.53-inch full-HD+ IPS display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The display features Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on top for protection against scratches. Moreover, the phone is powered by the octa-core MediaTek Helio G80 chipset and comes with 4GB RAM and up to 128GB storage which is expandable via a microSD card (up to 512GB). Other features of note include a 5,020mAh battery with 18W fast charging support and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. Connectivity options include Bluetooth 5.0, a USB Type-C port, 4G VoLTE, and an IR blaster. The smartphone is also P2i splash-proof.
On the imaging front, the smartphone features a quad rear camera setup with a 13-megapixel primary shooter. This is accompanied by a secondary 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with a 118-degree field of view, a 5-megapixel macro sensor, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. Housed in the hole punch upfront is an 8-megapixel selfie camera.