The wait is over. After several weeks of leaks after which Xiaomi itself unveiled virtually the entire phone, the Xiaomi Mi 9 They are official. They do not disappoint, they attract the eye's attention, they dazzle with their power. And small cameras, are intended to be a reference of the brand in photography. And even Android.
As we said, it is not that there have been surprises since the Xiaomi Mi 9 It was more than revealed by the brand, but that is no excuse for us not to be excited to see it officially presented since that means that it is much closer to landing in our pockets. Surely you want it too.
Xiaomi The back design has been significantly improved with a curved glass face on all sides. Triple rear camera as a sign of identity, camera of selfies with a minimum notch and round shape, aluminum body, dazzling color gradients… There is no doubt, the Xiaomi Mi 9 It is designed to fall in love, both the one who likes flashy designs and the one who prefers the most powerful smartphone.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Features
We already knew that it would be powerful since the Snapdragon 855 was more than sung. Accompanying this dazzling SoC we find different combinations of RAM and storage; along with other hardware elements that complete their aspirations to the highest quality of the high range. Will you get to it? Qualities are not lacking, of course.
Then you have all the Xiaomi Mi 9 specifications:
- Processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 eight-core.
- 4 x 1.8 GHz
- 3 x at 2.4 GHz.
- 1 x 2.8 GHz.
- RAM: 6/8 GB
- Graph: Adreno 640.
- Size: 6.4 inches.
- Resolution: 2340 x 1080 pixels.
- Samsung AMOLED technology.
- Brightness: 600 nits.
- Rear camera.
- Triple 48 + 16 + 12.
- Wide angle and telephoto.
- Opening: f / 1.8.
- Others: LED Flash.
- Front camera.
- USB Type-C connector.
- On-screen optical fingerprint sensor.
- Others: Dual band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, dual GPS, infrared transmitter …
- Drums: 3300 mAh with fast charging and wireless charging.
- Measurements: 157.5 x 74.67 x 7.61 mm.
- Weight: 173 g.
- Android version: Android 9 Pie.
- Manufacturer's layer: MIUI 10.
The screen of the Xiaomi Mi 9 chooses one of the Samsung Super AMOLED panels maintaining the resolution n FHD +: more than enough, but perhaps not at the height of a true high range. High brightness (up to 600 nits), protected with glass Corning Gorilla Glass 6, with a 90.7% utilization of the front (According to Xiaomi), it includes a dark mode in the interface that saves a good amount of battery … And, as icing, we find a fingerprint sensor under the screen. Optical, yes.
As we said, the rear design of the Xiaomi Mi 9 It represents an advance in the external charisma of the brand. Rounded edges, softened edges and the feeling that the colors are perfectly integrated into the phone thanks to its gradients and not presenting cracks. And with the characteristic touch of the triple rear camera; protected by sapphire crystal.
If we talk about a camera, you have to pay special attention to the functions of each sensor and also to the joint performance. Xiaomi maintains AI for the capture application, so you can select settings, scenes and also apply different levels of beauty, all automatically. In terms of sensors, the Xiaomi Mi 9 has a 48 Mpx sensor, one of 16 Mpx ultra panoramic and a camera with telephoto optics and 12 Mpx sensor. The icing on the cake puts its macro mode 3 cm away.
It is powerful, takes good pictures, offers a high quality screen, contrast and brightness … And includes infrared emitter to control other devices, it has NFC, Dual GPS, Bluetooth 5, offers dedicated button for Google Assistant, the power of sound and its quality are also noteworthy … Obviously, it is necessary to corroborate everything first hand, but, on paper the Xiaomi Mi 9 It will be a tough opponent to beat.
Xiaomi Mi 9 special edition transparent
The Chinese brand reserved a higher version, as happened with the previous one Xiaomi Mi 8. In this way, and without having the name of Explorer Edition (it is a special transparent edition), the most powerful mobile of the brand raises its specifications while being inspired by the film of Alita. In fact it is this character that gives the inspiration: transparent back cover that shows the ?guts? that would be expected from the phone. Do not forget that the view is not real, but it doesn't stop being attractive.
The characteristics are identical to that of the Xiaomi Mi 9, but the Xiaomi Mi 9 transparent edition raises the bar even more by increasing the RAM to 12 GB and storage to 256 GB. Of course, the battery drops: from 3300 mAh to 3200.
Price and availability of the Xiaomi Mi 9
This smartphone has been officially presented in China, hence the first place where it will be sold is right in that country. Surely we do not have to wait long to have it in Spain, we will confirm the dates and prices in Europe as soon as we have them.
The original prices in China of Xiaomi Mi 9 They are the following:
- Xiaomi Mi 9 of 6/128 GB: 383 euros to change (2999 yuan).
- Xiaomi Mi 9 of 8/128 GB: 433 euros to change (3299 yuan).
- Xiaomi Mi 9 special edition transparent 12/256 GB: 524 euros to change (3999 yuan).