The Redmi 9i is now officially in India and expands Xiaomi’s budget offer in the sub-10,000 rupee segment. The main factors of the Redmi 9i are the battery and storage.
The Redmi 9i is the seventh device in the Redmi 9 series after the Redmi Note 9 series, Redmi 9, Redmi 9 Prime and Redmi 9A. The Redmi 9i comes with a large battery and more RAM. Here is everything you need to know about the latest budget offer from Xiaomi.
The Redmi 9i has an Aura 360 design language with texture on the back to give you a better grip. The device is available in three color options: Midnight Black, Sea Blue and Nature Green.
Redmi 9i specifications
Starting with the display, you get a 6.53-inch HD + IPS display with an aspect ratio of 20: 9. The display is also certified by TÜV Rheinland for weak blue light. There is a water drop notch on the front that houses the selfie camera. Inside, the device is powered by a 2 GHz octa-core chipset MediaTek Helio G25. The PowerVR GE8320 GPU takes care of the graphics.
The Redmi 9i has two storage options with 4 GB RAM, which are the same for all variants. You can choose between 64GB and 128GB storage options. You also get a microSD card slot that can further expand your storage. The device is powered by a 5,000 mAh battery. The battery can carry out 1000 charging cycles.
For the optics, the Redmi 9i should be equipped with a 13MP rear shooter and a 5MP selfie snapper. The camera has a number of shooting modes including HDR, portrait, AI modes and filters. And finally, in terms of software, the Redmi 9i immediately runs on MIUI 12, which is based on Android 10.
Prices and availability
Check out the Redmi 9i Flipkart
4 GB + 64 GB: Rs 7,999
4 GB + 128 GB: Rs 8,799Show deal
The Redmi 9i basic variant with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB costs Rs 8,299. And the 4 GB + 128 GB variant costs Rs 9,299. Flipkart is the online sales partner alongside Mi.com and offline shops. The first sale is scheduled for September 18th.