The price for the Redmi 9i was leaked online ahead of the phone’s launch date in India on September 15th. The phone is designed with a water drop style notch and 3.5mm audio jack support. It seems to sit next to the Redmi 9, Redmi 9A, and Redmi 9 Prime phones that have already been launched in the country. The availability of the Redmi 9i has been confirmed on Flipkart and Mi.com. The Redmi 9i also has a large display and a large battery.
91Mobiles and tipster Ishan Agarwal licked that the price for the Redmi 9i from Rs. 7,999. If so, it’s a bit more expensive than the Redmi 9A but cheaper than the base Redmi 9 and Redmi 9 Prime. The Redmi 9i is also available in two RAM + storage configurations: 4 GB RAM + 646 GB storage and 4 GB RAM + 1
The Redmi 9i, like all other phones in the Redmi 9 series, has a waterdrop-style notch. It has 3.5mm audio jack support and all the physical buttons on the right edge of the screen. In addition, a special page on Mi.com points out that the Redmi 9i offers support for microSD cards for memory expansion, offers playful functions, brings optimizations into the camera and packs a large battery. The phone is tested on the latest MIUI 12.
Further details of the Redmi 9i are currently not known. The kick-off event will take place on September 15th at 12 noon, when all the details will be officially announced.
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