After a series of many leaks and revelations, Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has finally launched a 5G edition of its popular Redmi Note 9 Pro smartphone, called the “Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G” in the company’s homeland, China. Apart from this, the company has also added another two models to its Redmi Note 9 series. The new Redmi Note 9 series comprises three models – the Redmi Note 9 5G, Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G and Redmi Note 9 4G. One of the major highlights of the new Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G is its 108-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL HM2 primary camera whereas the other highlights of the phone includes a 120Hz display and hefty battery with fast charging support.
The Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G is a revamped version of the Xiaomi Mi 10T Lite which launched globally in September. There is only one major difference between the two handsets which is the Mi 10T Lite has a 64-megapixel primary camera and the Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G has a 108-megapixel camera.
Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G Specifications and Features:
The Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G comes with a 6.67-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD display with a punch-hole cut-out at the top-centre. The phone has a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, a 20:9 aspect ratio, 480nits of brightness and an adaptive refresh rate of 120Hz and 240Hz touch sampling rate. The phone is protected by Gorilla Glass 5 at the front and back both.
The new handset is powered by Snapdragon 750G under the hood with LPPDR4x RAM and UFS 2.2 storage. The storage is further expandable through a dedicated microSD slot and runs MIUI 12 based on Android 10.
At front, the Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G has a 16-megapixel camera for selfies and has a quad-camera setup at the back in a circular camera module. The quad-camera setup consists of a 108-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens with a 120-degree FOV, a 2-megapixel macro lens, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. Also, the new Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G gives dual native ISO and a 9-in-1-pixel fusion technology which lets you click better shots in extremely low light conditions.
The Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G comes with a hefty 4820mAh battery capacity with 33W fast charging support. The smartphone comes equipped with other features also such as dual 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, USB-C, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, GPS, IR blaster, dual stereo speakers with Hi-Res audio support, a 3.5mm headphone jack and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G Price and Availability:
The Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G is available in three storage variants – 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, 8GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8GB RAM + 256GB storage. The 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant is available at RMB 1599 which is approx. Rs. 18,000, the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant will cost for RMB 1799 which is approx. Rs. 20,200 and 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant is priced at RMB 1999 which is approx. Rs. 22,500. Also, it comes with three attractive colour options – Hues like Blue, Grey, and Gradient Rose Gold.