A new Xiaomi mobile reaches the Redmi catalog, in this case we have the "Lite" version of the famous Note 9 and Note 9 Pro, called Redmi Note 9S. A complete mobile, with 4 cameras, 5,000 mAh battery, Android 10, Snapdragon 720G, etc.
In addition, the design of this terminal is quite careful, at least in what we have been able to see in the presentation and in the photographs. We will have to wait for it to arrive in Spain and test it in a review to give final conclusions.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro and Pro Max: specifications and price
Continuing with the Redmi Note 9S, we are going to review its technical specifications that we have already anticipated that seem little of a Lite version.
Redmi Note 9S, specifications
- Screen: 6.67 inches with Full HD + resolution.
- Processor: Snapdragon 720G.
- RAM: 4 or 6 GB.
- Internal storage: 64 or 128 GB with MicroSD expansion up to 512 GB.
- Rear camera: 48 MP with 1.79 focal length, 8 MP with 2.2 focal length (119 ultra wide angle), 5 MP (macro between 2 and 10 cm) and 2 MP (bokeh).
- Front camera: 16 MP embedded in screen.
- Connectivity: 4G, WiFi and Bluetooth 5.
- Ports and sensors: Headphone jack, USB C and fingerprint reader on the side.
- Battery: 5,020 mAh battery with 18W fast charge.
- OS: Android 10 with MIUI 11.
A complete mobile phone where it is kept by the headphone jack and which allows you to expand internal storage up to 512 GB thanks to the inclusion of MicroSD cards.
The Redmi Note 9S is splash proof, so avoid dipping it in water.
The screen of the Redmi Note 9S has a 91% ratio screen, that is, it barely has edges and having its front camera embedded, it gains% of screen.
Continuing with the screen, we have Corning Gorilla Glass 5 which protects it from scratches, HDR 10 and protection against blue light.
The colors in which the Redmi Note 9S reach our market are, Glacier White, Aurora Blue and Interstellar Gray.
Regarding its design, they communicate from Xiaomi, which is symmetrical, something that is appreciated by the eyes and substantially improves the physical presence of the terminal.
The thickness of this terminal is 8.8 mm, and it is surprising to have inside a 5,020 mAh battery which, from the brand, promise 2 days of battery.
Regarding the operating system of the new terminal of the Redmi family, we will have Android 10 with MIUI 11 customization layer.
The fingerprint reader on the side It is something that we have already seen in other competing models such as Huawei, and it is an easy way to reduce costs, since putting it on the screen is a technology that increases the final price.
It should be remembered that Redmi and Xiaomi are the same, but they take independent phones, since Redmi is a secondary brand of Xiaomi.
Redmi Note 9S, price and availability
The new Xiaomi mobile arrives on the market with a price that is very surprising. At the moment we can only report the official price in dollars, since in euros it has not yet come out:
- 4 GB RAM + 64 GB ROM: $ 199.
- 6 GB RAM + 128 ROM: $ 239.
These prices are part of a promotion, out of the presale, they will cost 249 dollars and 279 dollars respectively.
The availability of said terminal is worldwide April 7 and 8 on AliExpress, as indicated in the presentation event of the Redmi Note 9S.
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