Today was the date chosen by Xiaomi to present its new mobile range, the CC. A somewhat strange denomination for an agreement that keeps a lot of logic: the Chinese mobile brand and Meitu, an app developer from the same country, come together to create youth mobiles with great photography capabilities. The first of them is him Xiaomi CC9.
After numerous leaks the phone is already official in China. It is a mobile with great exterior appeal, with marked presence of the cameras and with gradients for the design that guide the Xiaomi CC9 towards its potential consumers, young people. All without departing from those that are key to the brand: high quality hardware at a contained price.
The Xiaomi CC9 not only multiply their cameras, but also their specifications. Balanced in power, without losing the essentials in a smartphone destined to become a brand and with a large amount of software aimed at improving selfies. There is no doubt: if you want a mobile phone to boost your social networks, this first member of the CC range is a great choice.
Xiaomi CC9 Features
The new mobile of the brand is based on the excellent Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 to offer a great overall experience in terms of power without sacrificing quality by running demanding games. Huge screen broken by a minimal notch in the form of a water drop, optical fingerprint sensor on the screen … Xiaomi maximizes not only the photograph of the phone, but also the surface where to display the captured images. And with AMOLED panel, it should be emphasized.
Next you have the characteristics of the new Xiaomi CC9:
- Processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 eight-core.
- RAM: 6 GB
- Graph: Adreno 616.
- Size: 6.39 inches.
- Resolution: 1080 x 2340 pixels.
- AMOLED technology.
- Rear camera.
- Triple 48 + 8 + 2.
- Others: LED Flash.
- Front camera.
- USB Type-C connector.
- On-screen optical fingerprint sensor.
- Others: Bluetooth 5, WiFi, NFC, infrared, HiRes audio …
- Drums: 4030 mAh with fast charge QC 4.0.
- Weight: 179 g.
- Android version: Android 9 Pie.
- Manufacturer's layer: MIUI 10.
If you look at the specifications of the phone there is no doubt that they resemble those of another smartphone of the brand: the Xiaomi Mi 9T. They share much of the characteristics; although the Xiaomi CC9 He moves away from his catalog partner to focus his attention on personal photography, especially with the front camera. This is unique, quite the opposite of the rear photographic block since it has a triple camera.
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Beyond photography, Xiaomi offers a new alternative to those looking for a great phone, that is powerful, accessible and, also important, the brand offers a mobile to those who want distinguish yourself with the design. Fresh exterior appearance, striking colors and some air to the Huawei P20 / P30It is impossible not to appreciate the resemblance.
The Xiaomi CC9 bet on one 4030 mAh battery, a decent amount that should yield a lifespan of more than one day between loading and loading. And if we talk about cargo we cannot ignore the inclusion of the Quick Charge Quick Charge 4.0: still far from the 100 W shown by Xiaomi, but enough to give the phone autonomy for hours with only about 20 minutes on the plug.
The software is key in the Xiaomi CC9, especially in everything that surrounds photography. Full camera application for those looking for a good image at the press of a button; without losing manual capture. Infinity of filters included, beauty modes to improve portraits (or make them unreal as your hand goes) e Artificial intelligence to enhance photographic results. It is not that the Xiaomi CC9 is going to be much better than other mobiles of the brand taking photos, but it does maintain that specialization in the selfies that gives the software of Meitu.
Prices and availability of the Xiaomi CC9
As usual in Xiaomi presentations, the CC9 will start selling first in China. Prices are as follows:
- Xiaomi CC9 6/64 GB: 232 euros to change (1799 yuan).
- Xiaomi CC9 6/128 GB: 257 euros to change (1999 yuan).
In addition there will be a special version Xioami CC9 Meitu Edition with 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal memory:
- Xiaomi CC9 8/256 GB: 335 euros to change (2599 yuan).