Redmi 9i Announced | Expected Before Dashai in Nepal
Xiaomi has been dominating the entry-level and mid-range segment and has been a headache for Samsung. It seems Xiaomi/Redmi will dominate those mentioned segments in smartphones with its new 9 Series. Redmi 9i has been announced and added to the long list of Redmi 9 Series which already include
Redmi 9i is launched in India with the starting price of INR. 8,299 (Converted | ~Rs. 13K Nepali Price) for 4/64GB.
Redmi 9i Overview
What’s new in this Redmi 9i which is missing in Redmi 9A or Redmi 9C? In one word, NOTHING. Redmi 9i is basically a rebranded version of Redmi 9A with more RAM and internal storage. The company could have launch Redmi 9A with a higher RAM/ROM variant but they decided to launch with a new name.
Design-wise, there is absolutely no difference from Redmi 9A. So, we cant distinguish Redmi 9A and Redmi 9i by just looking. Redmi 9i comes in a 6.53-inch HD+ IPS LCD display with 1600 x 720-pixel resolution and a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and. It has the same water-drop notch with noticeable bezel at the chin. On the rear side, it has a single camera system on a vertical module with Redmi branding at the bottom.
Redmi 9i is powered by MediaTek Helio G25 chipset. Its the same processor that powers Redmi 9A. Now, the difference is Redmi 9i is coupled with 4GB of RAM, upgraded from 2GB in Redmi 9A. Plus, it has 64/128GB of internal storage which can be further expandable up to 512GB via a dedicated MicroSD card. For the graphical work, it has ARM GE8320 GPU clocked up to 650MHz.
Talking about the optics, Redmi 9i has a single rear camera of 13MP with F2.2 and 1.0μm. Plus, it has an LED flash. The AI camera can record video at 1080p@ 30 fps. On the front, it has a 5MP Selfie camera.
Redmi 9i is powered by a 5,000mAh battery and 10W Fast Charger In-box. It has 2+1 Dedicated SIM card slots (nano SIM + nano SIM + microSD up to 512GB). Both SIM cards can access 4G connectivity simultaneously. It's running on Android 10 with MIUI 12 out-of-the-box.
Redmi 9i Specifications
- Display: 6.53-inch IPS LCD HD+, 1600 x 720 pixels
- Processor: Mediatek G25 Octa-Core 2.0GHz
- Memory: 4/64GB & 4/128GB, Micro SD up to 512GB
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Rear Camera: 13 MP (F2.2)
- Front: Selfie: 5 MP (F2.0)
- Battery: 5,000mAh (typical)
- SIM: 2 Nano SIM + MicroSD
- Color: Midnight Black, Sea Blue, and Nature Green
- Price in Nepal: TBA
Redmi 9i Price in Nepal, Availability
Redmi 9i is launched in India at INR. 8,299 for 4/64GB. The expected starting price of Redmi 9i in Nepal is to be around Rs. 13,990. We are expecting this device to arrive in Nepal before Dashain.
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