The Redmi Note 9 will launch today in India. The digital launch event will begin at 12 PM (noon) IST as part of which the pricing and availability details of the phone will be announced. India’s smartphone model may see some differences from the global model released in April this year. For example, the Redmi Note 9 Global model was released in 3GB and 4GB RAM options. However, it is reported that the Indian variant has not seen the base model of 3 GB of RAM, but instead brings the new option of 6 GB of RAM.
Redmi Note 9 live stream and expected price
The live stream of the Redmi Note 9 launch event will begin on YouTube and MI India’s social media will begin at 12 PM (noon) IST. The price of the Indian variant of the phone may be close to the same range as the global model. To recall, the Redmi Note 9 Global model is priced at $199 (around Rs. 15,100) for the 3GB + 64GB storage option and $249 (around Rs. 18,900) for the 4GB + 128GB storage model.
The reported 6GB RAM option may (or may not) cost a bit more. The phone was featured worldwide in Forest Green, Polar White, Midnight Gray Gray options.
Redmi Note 9 Specifications
The Redmi Note 9 comes with dual SIM (Nano) support and runs on MIUI 11 based on Android 10 with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and a 6.53-inch full-HD + (1,080×2,340 pixels) IPS display with 19.5 aspect: 9 proportion.
The phone can be powered by a MediaTek octa-core processor paired with 3GB / 4GB of RAM. A recent leak suggested that the smartphone in India may come with 6GB of RAM.
Present in the cameras, the Redmi Note 9 has a 48-megapixel camera with an f / 1.79 lens in the four-camera setup. There is an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle f / 2.2 lens, a 2-megapixel sensor with an f / 2.4 macro lens, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with an f / 2.4 lens. On the front, the phone sits off-screen with a 13-megapixel selfie camera
The Redmi Note 9 also includes a 5,020 mAh battery that supports a fast charge of up to 18 W. Xiaomi has included a 22.5W fast charger inside the box. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, USB Type-C port, Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio jack, NFC (select markets), Infrared (IR) Blaster, GPS, A-GPS, and more. The rear fingerprint sensor is located just below the four-camera unit.