Xiaomi’s latest Redmi 9i will be up for sale again today at 12:00PM on Flipkart and mi.com. It is essentially a rebranded version of the global Redmi 9A smartphone. The device offers a big display and a waterdrop-style notch. Xiaomi has added a MediaTek Helio G25 processor chipset under the hood. Here’s all you need to know Also Read - Poco F3 GT Review: While a good phone, still not a true Poco F1 successor for me
Price in India
The Xiaomi Redmi 9i price in India starts from Rs 8,299 and it will go on sale via Flipkart and mi.com. The new Redmi device will be sold in blue color. The Chinese company is selling the phone in two storage models. The Xiaomi Redmi 9i is priced at Rs 8,299, which is for the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage model. The 4GB RAM + 128GB storage model is priced at Rs 9,299. Also Read - Realme Band 2 fitness band launched in India to take on Mi Band 6, price set at Rs 2,999
The Redmi 9i comes with a 6.53-inch LCD display with HD+ resolution and a 20:9 aspect ratio. It offers a textured back, which we have seen on entry-level phones from Xiaomi. The device ships with Android 10 OS out-of-the-box, running on MIUI 12 version. The phone comes with the MediaTek Helio G25 octa-core chipset. The Redmi 9i has been launched with 4GB RAM as a standard. It comes in two storage variants – 64GB and 128GB. It is expandable up to 512GB. The handset is backed by a 5,000mAh battery. Also Read - Redmi 9 Activ budget phone silently launched in India: First sale date, specs and other details
For additional storage, the devices support a microSD card slot. On the front is a 5-megapixel selfie camera. The Redmi 9A only packs a single 13-megapixel rear camera and comes without a fingerprint reader. The Redmi 9i supports a dual SIM slot, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and an IR blaster. The phone supports a 3.5mm audio jack and has the physical buttons on the right edge of the screen. You also get a USB Type-C port. The handset comes with TUV certification and P2i coating.