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Redmi Note 9 India launch today: Expected specs, features, and price

Redmi Note 9 will launch in India today. Here are the expected specifications, features, and price of the new budget phone.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max (Hindustan Times)

Xiaomi’s Redmi is going to launch a new smartphone in India today. The new Redmi Note 9 will most likely be the most affordable phone in the popular lineup that features Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro Max.

When, where the Redmi Note 9 will launch

Just like its recent events, Xiaomi will hold a virtual event to showcase the new phone. The event is scheduled to start at 12 PM IST. The company is going to host a live stream of the announcement on its official YouTube channel. You can also follow Redmi’s official social media handles to follow real-time updates.

Expected price

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 is expected to be priced lower than Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro Max. The global price of Redmi Note 9 is 11,900 approximately. In India, the smartphone is likely to be available in the same vicinity. It is worth noting that the RN9 Pro and RN9 Pro Max are available for starting prices of 13,999 and 16,999 respectively.

Redmi Note 9 teasers

Xiaomi’s official event page reveals a quad-camera setup on the back. The module is very similar to the one on Poco M2 Pro. The company has also promised a solid gaming experience on the phone as it is confirmed to have high frame rate per second. There will also be a focus on battery optimisation.

Redmi Note 9 Specifications

Redmi Note 9 features a 6.53-inch full HD+ display. The smartphone runs on a MediaTek Helio G85 processor. On the software front, it has Android 10-based MIUI 11. The phone also comes with a fingerprint sensor as well as an IR blaster. Redmi Note 9 is powered by a 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support.

Redmi Note 9’s quad-camera setup consists of a 48-megapixel primary sensor, 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor, and two 2-megapixel depth and macro sensors. It has a 13-megapixel selfie camera.