NEW DELHI: Chinese
is expected to launch its budget smartphone —
later this month. However, just ahead of the official launch the smartphone is listed online on Aliexpress.com. The listing has revealed all the specifications of the smartphone. The Xiaomi Redmi 9 is expected to come in three colour options — Ocean Green, Sunset Purple, and Carbon Gray. The smartphone is said to come with a starting price tag of 10659 Rubles (Rs 11,723).
Xiaomi Redmi 9 specifications
As per the listing, the Xiaomi Redmi 9 will come with a 6.53-inch full HD+ display with a 1080x2340 pixel resolution. The smartphone will be powered by MediaTek Helio G80 processor paired with ARM Mali- G25 GPU.
The smartphone will run Android 10 operating system topped with Xiaomi’s own MIUI 11 and it will also receive MIUI 12 update. The smartphone will pack 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 512GB by adding a microSD card.
The Xiaomi Redmi 9 will quad-camera setup with 13MP main sensor with f/2.2 aperture, LED flash, 8MP 118° ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP depth and 5MP 4cm macro camera with f/2.4 aperture. The front will house an 8MP selfie camera.
The smartphone will come equipped with a fingerprint sensor and IR blaster. The Xiaomi Redmi 9 will be backed by a 5,020 mAh battery with 18W fast charging support and will offer dual 4G, VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB Type C as connectivity options.
Recently, Xiaomi teased the launch of its electric toothbrush in India. This will be the second electric toothbrush launched by the company this year. In February Xiaomi launched the Mi Electric Toothbrush T300 in the country. Priced at Rs 1299, the company claims that the Mi Electric Toothbrush T300 comes with magnetic levitation sonic motor which promises to produce 31000 vibrations per minute.