Redmi Note 9 specifications and images spotted on TENAA, punch-hole display, quad cameras expected

Redmi Note 9 may launch soon as it has passed through TENAA certification

Highlights
  • Redmi Note 9 key specs and design have been spotted on TENAA
  • Redmi Note 9 will sport a punch-hole display and quad rear cameras
  • The phones is expected to launch in India, but an exact date has not been announced yet

A mysterious Redmi smartphone with model number M2003J15SC has bagged TENAA certification in China and reports suggest that it could be the vanilla Redmi Note 9. To recall, Xiaomi had launched the Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro Max in India back in March with quad-camera setup and a centre-positioned punch-hole design for the selfie camera. The TENAA listing reveals key Redmi Note 9 specifications and renders that show the phone will also sport a punch-hole display and quad rear cameras much like the Pro models.

Redmi Note 9 design revealed on TENAA

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 design is similar to the Redmi Note 9 Pro with quad cameras at the back arranged in a square module. The fingerprint sensor placement is moved from side to back, just under the camera setup. The volume rockers and power button are placed on the right side, while the punch-hole cutout is moved from centre to the top left corner.

Redmi Note 9 specifications

As per the specifications listed on the Chinese certification site, the Redmi Note 9 sports a 6.53-inch full HD+ display with 2,340 × 1,080 pixels resolution and is powered by a 2GHz octa-core processor. The phone will be available in three variants: 3GB + 32GB, 4GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB storage that is further expandable up to 512GB via microSD card. The handset runs on Android 10 with MIUI 11 custom skin on top. It measures 162.3×77.2×8.9mm and weighs 198 grams.

As for the optics, the Redmi Note 9 has 48MP quad cameras and it could have a similar setup as the Redmi Note 9 Pro. Connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C. It houses a 5,020mAh battery with fast charging support, similar to the Redmi Note 9 Pro series. China’s 3C certification suggests it could come with 18W fast-charging support. The Redmi Note 9 will be available in at least Blue colour.