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Summary
91%
86%
Display

5.8" (14.73 cm)

1440x2960 px, 568 PPI

6.67" (16.94 cm)

1080x2400 px, 395 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.7 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Dual + Hexa Core

2.3 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

400 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

32 MP(Front)

Battery

3000 mAh

22 h talktime (3G)

5020 mAh

Expert Rating

★★★★★
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User Rating

★★★★★
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4.4/5 based on 31,040 ratings

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4.1/5 based on 30,356 ratings

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General
Launch Date

March 16, 2018 (Official)

May 11, 2020 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Xiaomi

Model

Galaxy S9

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max

Operating System

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Android v10 (Q)

Custom UI

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast, 33W: 50 % in 30 minutes

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 147.7 mm
Width: 68.7 mm
Thickness: 8.5 mm

Height: 165.5 mm
Width: 76.6 mm
Thickness: 8.8 mm

Weight

163 grams

209 grams

Build Material


Back: Gorilla Glass


Back: Gorilla Glass

Colours

Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Lilac Purple

Aurora Blue , Glacier White, Interstellar Black , Champagne Gold

Waterproof

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

yes Splash proof

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Display
Excellent
Good
Screen Size

5.8 " (14.73 cm)

6.67 " (16.94 cm)

Screen Resolution

1440 x 2960 pixels

1080 x 2400 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

20:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes with punch-hole display

Pixel Density

568 ppi

395 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

IPS LCD

Refresh Rate

60 Hz

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

84.51 %

84.73 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9810

Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G

Processor

Octa core (2.7 GHz, Quad core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Dual core, Kryo 465 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 465)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G72 MP18

Adreno 618

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

Bootup Time (tested by 91mobiles)

22.0 s

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 400 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Excellent
Very Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Quad

Resolution

12 MP f/2.4 (upto 8x Digital Zoom), Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)

64 MP f/1.89 (upto 10x Digital Zoom) Primary Camera(1.7" sensor size, 1.6µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(1.12µm pixel size)5 MP, Macro Camera(1.12µm pixel size)2 MP, Depth Camera(1.75µm pixel size)

Sensor

CMOS image sensor, ISOCELL Plus

CMOS image sensor, ISOCELL Plus

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F2.4 - F1.5

F1.89

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

9000 x 7000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

8 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch to focus

10 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 60 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 960 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

8 MP f/1.7, Wide Angle Primary Camera(25 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size)

32 MP Primary Camera(1.6µm pixel size)

Autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.7

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Excellent
Capacity

3000 mAh

5020 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 22 Hours(3G)

Standby time

Up to 492 Hours(2G)

Wireless Charging

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast, 33W: 50 % in 30 minutes

USB Type-C

yes

yes

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
200 Mbit/s ↑ 1200 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 18)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
200 Mbit/s ↑ 1200 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 18)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 0.880 W/kg, Body: 0.475 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n, MIMO

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Calling

yes

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Side

IRIS Scanner

yes

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, rgbw sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Stylus

yes

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Related Questions

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  • Does Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro support NFC?

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    Answered By Aftab Shan | 9 months ago

    No, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro doesn't have the NFC feature and it is quite obvious as this feature generally comes with the upper mid-range phones.

    Check what NFC is-


    Check Full Device Specifications Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro

  • Which phone is better between Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max and Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro?

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    Answered By Balbir Nath | 8 months ago

    These two phones aren't comparable as their price difference is too much. 

    And it is obvious that the Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro is better as it comes with flagship-level of specifications.

    But the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is also a great phone at its price.

    Check Full Comparison Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro

  • What are the pros and cons of Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max?

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    Answered By Abhibhava Lal | 9 months ago

    The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is a great phone with great specifications giving everything a user can imagine for its price.

    The pros of the device are-

    • Great performance with the Snapdragon 720G processor.
    • Fast charging with 33W charger and 5020 mAh battery.
    • Great Camera with many features.
    • Great design and built quality.

    And the cons are-

    • The competition demands a better processor.
    • No Dolby Atmos.

    Check Full Device Specifications Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max

  • Which phone is better between Xiaomi Poco X2 and Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max?

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    Answered By Anusha Mistry | 8 months ago

    The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max seems to be a little better phone as it gives better specifications.

    Let's see-

    Processor: The Xiaomi Poco X2 comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G processor whereas the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor.

    Battery: The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro has a battery of 5020 mAh with 33W fast charging whereas the Xiaomi Poco X2 has a battery of 4500 mAh with 27W fast charging.

    Check Full Comparison Xiaomi Poco X2 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max

  • Does Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max have a second space option?

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    Answered By Deepti Mati | 8 months ago

    Yes, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max does have the second space option.

    And actually, it is a UI feature. So, every Xiaomi phone with the latest MIUI would be having this feature.

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