Xiaomi is ready to launch a new device in their budget phones segment. It is confirmed by the company that they will be launching the phone on August 4th. They recently tweeted about the launch of the Device with a #BacktoPrime. The company discontinued phones with prime tag 4 years ago in 2016 with the Redmi 3S prime which was the best phone at that price back then. Coming to the Redmi 9 prime, the phone might be the same as the Redmi 9 released last week in Europe and China. The phone is 9.1mm thick and weighs around 198gm. It will also have the 3.5mm audio jack.
It is going to feature a FHD+ display. A bigger display of 6.54” and a 2340×1080 pi resolution, having a water drop notch. This phone will be on the list of the best budget phones. Now let’s see what is inside the phone.
It will have a MediaTek Helio G80 chipset with an Octa-Core CPU and Mali-G52 GPU paired with 4GB of RAM and upto 64GB of storage. You can also expand the storage upto 512GB by using a Micro SD card. The favorite MIUI based on the Android 10 version will be a smooth combination.
The company also revealed on twitter that the phone is going to be sweat and splash resistant. It is going to have a fingerprint sensor security on the back of the phone.
The Redmi 9 Prime features a quad-camera setup which is going to have a 13MP primary camera with an f/2.2 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with a field-of-view of 118-degree, a 5MP macro camera and a 2MP as the depth sensor. On the front, there is an 8MP selfie camera cutting the display to the water drop notch.
Battery & Charging
Redmi 9 Prime has a 5,020mAh battery that keeps running you most of the day and might be having a support for 18W fast charging out-of-the-box with USB Type-C.
Price & Availability
Xiaomi has priced the Redmi 9 in China at CNY 799 (roughly Rs 8,500) for its 4GB RAM + 64GB storage option. In Europe, the Redmi 9 starts at EUR 149 for the base variant and EUR 169 for the 4GB RAM variant.
Based on these prices from china and Europe, we can expect the Redmi 9 Prime to start from as low as Rs 9,999 (Check) for the base variant.
The phone comes will be available in three colors:
- Green and
It is going to launch on August 4th at 12 noon and it will be available on both amazon and the official mi website. This device may be available on Amazon’s prime days on August 6-7 .