Redmi 9 price in India starts at Rs 8,999; comes with 5,000mAh battery and fingerprint sensor

Redmi 9 has been launched in India with a starting price of Rs 8,999 and will go on sale on Amazon soon

Highlights
  • Redmi 9 has launched in India and will go on sale on Amazon
  • Key Redmi 9 specifications include the MediaTek Helio G35 SoC and 5,000mAh battery
  • The Redmi 9 comes with a fingerprint sensor and waterdrop display

Redmi 9 has been launched in India and is the successor to the Redmi 8. The Redmi 9 takes on the likes of Realme C12, Samsung Galaxy M01, and other budget smartphones in the segment. The latest Xiaomi phone tout a square-shaped camera module at the back with dual cameras sensors, a waterdrop notch design at the front. Key Redmi 9 specifications include the MediaTek Helio G35 SoC, 6.53-inch HD+ display, a 5,000mAh battery, and MIUI 12 out of the box.

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Redmi 9 price in India and sale date

Redmi 9 India price starts at Rs 8,999 for the base model with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. The 4GB + 128GB variant is priced at Rs 9,999. The handset will be available in Carbon Black, Sporty Orange, and Sky Blue colour options. The first sale of the Redmi 9 will be on August 31st via Amazon.in, Mi.com and Mi stores.

Redmi 9 specifications

Redmi 9 sports a 6.53-inch HD+ display with 1,600×720 pixels resolution and a waterdrop notch for the selfie snapper. It is powered by the MediaTek Helio G35 SoC paired with 4GB RAM and up to 128GB onboard storage that is further expandable via a microSD card. This is the first Redmi phone to ship with Android 10-based MIUI 12 out of the box. As for the optics, the Redmi 9 comes with AI dual cameras consisting of a 13MP primary camera and a 2MP depth sensor. There is a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.

Redmi 9 features a 5MP selfie camera on the front for selfies and video chats. The phone houses a 5,000mAh battery and supports 10W charging. The Dual-SIM Redmi 9 comes with a 3.5mm audio jack, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and micro-USB port.