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Summary
69%
76%
Display

6.53" (16.59 cm)

720x1600 px, 269 PPI

6.5" (16.51 cm)

720x1600 px, 270 PPI

Camera

13 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

48 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

5000 mAh

6000 mAh

58 h talktime (4G)

Performance

Octa Core

2.3 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Octa Core

2 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

1 TB (Expandable)

Expert Rating

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User Rating

★★★★★
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4.2/5 based on 63,067 ratings

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General
Launch Date

August 31, 2020 (Official)

March 17, 2021 (Official)

Operating System

Android v10 (Q)

Android v11

Custom UI

MIUI

Samsung One UI

Performance
Average
Good
Chipset

MediaTek Helio G35

Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 850

CPU

Octa core, 2.3 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core, 2 GHz, Cortex A55

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Fabrication

12 nm

8 nm

Graphics

PowerVR GE8320

Mali-G52 MP1

RAM

4 GB

4 GB

RAM Type

LPDDR4X

LPDDR4X

Display
Average
Average
Display Type

IPS LCD

PLS TFT LCD

Screen Size

6.53 " (16.59 cm)

6.5 " (16.51 cm)

Resolution

720 x 1600 pixels

720 x 1600 pixels

Aspect Ratio

20:9

20:9

Pixel Density

269 ppi

270 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

81.08 %

81.95 %

Bezel-less display

with waterdrop notch

with notch

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Brightness

400 nits

Refresh Rate

60 Hz

90 Hz

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 164.9 mm
Width: 77 mm
Thickness: 9 mm

Height: 164 mm
Width: 75.9 mm
Thickness: 9.7 mm

Weight

194 grams

221 grams

Build Material

Back: Plastic

Back: Plastic

Colours

Sporty Orange, Sky Blue, Carbon Black

Black, Blue, White

Waterproof

, Splash proof

Camera
Good
Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Quad

Resolution

13 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera
2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

48 MP f/2.0 (upto 10x Digital Zoom), Wide Angle (80° field-of-view) Primary Camera(2" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera
2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

Sensor

ISOCELL Plus

Autofocus

, Phase Detection autofocus

OIS

No

Flash

, LED Flash

, LED Flash

Image Resolution

4128 x 3096 Pixels

8000 x 6000 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

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

10 x Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps
1280x720 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

5 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera(1.12µm pixel size)

8 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera

Autofocus

No

Flash

, Screen flash

No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps
1280x720 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Excellent
Excellent
Capacity

5000 mAh

6000 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-ion

Removable

No

No

TalkTime

Up to 58 Hours(4G)

Quick Charging

, Fast, 15W

USB Type-C

No

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

, Up to 512 GB

, Up to 1 TB

User Available Storage

Up to 48 GB

Storage Type

eMMC 5.1

eMMC 5.1

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

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

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

VoLTE

SIM 1

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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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
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) / 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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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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Wi-Fi

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

, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

, v5.0

, v5.0

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Sensors
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Side

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

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  • Which phone is better between Xiaomi Redmi 9 and Realme Narzo?

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    Answered By Anushri Gupta | 11 months ago

    The Realme Narzo 10 seems to be a little better device as it gives better specifications.

    Let's see-

    Processor: Both these devices come with the MediaTek Helio G80 processor.

    Camera: The Realme Narzo 10 has a camera of 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP with F1.8 aperture whereas the Xiaomi Redmi 9 has a camera of 13 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP with F2.2 aperture.

    Check Full Comparison Xiaomi Redmi 9 vs Realme Narzo

  • When Xiaomi Redmi 9 will be launched in India?

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    Answered By Aishwarya Sarin | 1 years ago

    The Xiaomi Redmi 9 is expected to be launched on Mar 12, 2020. 

    It is an unofficial date so it may get postponed.

    Check Full Device Specifications Xiaomi Redmi 9

  • What is the official launch date of Xiaomi Redmi 9 in India?

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    Answered By Debbie Nair | 1 years ago

    The Xiaomi Redmi 9 is only rumoured as of now and is expected to be launched on Jun 01, 2020, at an expected price of Rs. 9,999.

    Check Full Device Specifications Xiaomi Redmi 9

  • Does Xiaomi Redmi 9 have a fingerprint scanner?

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    Answered By Maheshwar Gandhi | 1 months ago

    Yes, the Xiaomi Redmi 9 does have a fingerprint scanner and it is present on the rear side of the device.

    Fingerprint scanner generally comes in all the Android phones these days.

    Check more about Fingerprint scanner-


    Check Full Device Specifications Xiaomi Redmi 9

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