Xiaomi Mi 9 Review, Specs and Price in India
Succeeding Mi 8 (2018’s Xiaomi flagship) is Xiaomi Mi 9 Review; the latest Xiaomi Mi phone set to launch in October 2019. As a Xioami Mi phone we’re expecting to see the best of Xiaomi, right? No doubt.
This new Mi phone makes a huge wave in Xiaomi’s Mi series and even sports on flagship features that dares high-end phones like the Samsung and iPhone in the market.
The new Xiaomi Mi 9 Review adopts top-notch specs like the super-fast Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset, a faster 20W wireless charging support, and an in-screen fingerprint sensor.
As you learn more about the features, specs, and price of the latest Xiaomi phone, you’ll surely appreciate how this device squeezes pretty cool features into a more affordable rate. First of all the basics…shall we?!
Xiaomi Mi 9 Price In India, Features and Spec List
- Launch: October 2019
- SIM: Dual-Nano SIM slots
- Network: 4G+/4G/3G/2G
- Display: 6.39-inch Samsung AMOLED full-screen display
- OS: MIUI 10
- Security: In-screen fingerprint sensor
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
- Storage: 64GB
- RAM: 6GB
- Camera: Front (20MP) Rear (48MP+12MP+16MP)
- Battery: 3300mAh
- Xiaomi Mi 9 Price in India: Rs. 30,999
Xiaomi Mi 9 Price in India
The Xiaomi Mi 9 Price in India is Rs. 30,999. The device is available for sales on all major retailers and both in and out of stores. You can place an order on Amazon and have it delivered in as little as 24 hours depending on where you live.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Camera
One of the major highlights of the new Xiaomi phone is the camera details. Xiaomi Mi 9 features a rear camera setup of a triple AI-powered camera consisting of the essential cameras; telephoto, wide-angle, ultra-wide-angle.
The main lens of this device which is also its wide-angle camera is a 0.8um 40MP camera with f/1.75 aperture and Sony IMX586 designed to support HD video and to let you take bright and clear shots. On the other hand, the telephoto camera featured on this device is a 1.0um high resolution 12MP telephoto camera with f/2.2 aperture which supports macro photography letting your take macro photos from 4cm with still enough details. Xiaomi Mi 9 Review and Price.
And then you have the 16MP Ultra wide-angle lens with 1.0μm ƒ/2.2 aperture which supports wide-angle photography. These cameras also offer you zoom with 2x optical zoom and 10x digital zoom. Thanks to Xiaomi Mi 9’s large 1.6μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel and 1/2” CMOS image sensor, Mi Global says this device will be able to take more natural photos giving you more lifelike colours in your shots.
For selfie shots, Xiaomi Mi 9 gives you a 20MP high-resolution front camera with 0.9um and huge f/2.0 aperture which lets you take brighter selfie shots in dim light. This featured selfie camera also has AI functionalities such as AI Beauty and AI Portrait mode to take your selfies to the professional level. Xiaomi Mi 9 Review and Price.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Performance
Like a few of the Android smartphones out there, the latest Xiaomi phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 flagship processor. This time, Xiaomi is glad to relay that, made with 7nm process technology, the new chipset accomplishes 20% faster gaming experience, 45% improved CPU performance, and 300% AI performance.
Xiaomi Mi 9 is run by the newly upgraded MIUI 10 which supports defragmentation I/O optimization app launch speed optimization reducing slowness by 35%. The chipset also supports Game Turbo which enables even more speed for a remarkable gaming experience. Xiaomi Mi 9 Review and Price.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Battery & charging
The new Xioami phone, Xiaomi Mi 9 is equipped with a built-in rechargeable battery with a typical battery capacity of 3300mAh battery (100mAh down from Mi 8’s typical 3400mAh battery capacity). While the new battery capacity doesn’t sound fun, Xiaomi seeks to outdo our expectations in charging speed and support.
According to Mi Global, Xiaomi Mi 9 come with support for up to 27W wired fast charging which Xiaomi promises will charge 34% faster than a standard 18W wired fast charging—which pow. Xiaomi Mi 9 Review and Price.
This device also has rare wireless charging support of up to 20W which is expected to charge your device 37% faster than a standard 10W wireless quick charge (a 90 minutes full charge wirelessly according to Mi Global).
Xiaomi Mi 9 Design
Xiaomi Mi 9 Review is quite a smartphone when it comes to design. First of all, I really appreciate the fact that this device is lightweight, even than its predecessor. While the former Mi 8 weighs 175g, the new Mi 9 weighs a slightly lighter 173g while assuming a 154.9mm tall, 74.8mm wide, and 7.6mm thick body and a curved design.
Thus, this device is impressively portable, fitting nicely into the hand. Coming to the looks, this device is also sleek and attractive. Xiaomi Mi 9 has a nanometer-level coating with an amazing finish to subtly reflect the beautiful colours of light. This device comes in stunning colours including phantom black, ocean blue, and lavender violet.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Display
The latest Xiaomi phone drives all the way from Mi 8’s 6.21-inch display to sport a larger 6.39-inch Samsung AMOLED full-screen display which has an FHD+ resolution of 2340 x 1080 (408 pixels per inch). Xiaomi promises that this new Full-screen display adopted by the Mi 9 will offer a truly immersive viewing experience owing to its 90.7% screen-to-body ratio 3.6mm narrow chin, 6000:1 contrast ratio, and NTSC 103.8% wide colour gamut.
Apart from being immersive, the device gives you a screen dependable protection with its Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6 (the sixth generation of the chemically strengthened glass brand—Gorilla glass—developed and manufactured by Corning) screen makeup.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Security
Xiaomi equipped the new Xiaomi Mi 9 review with a new optical in-screen fingerprint sensor which Xiaomi boasts uses highly accurate dynamic focusing to swiftly scan your fingerprint accordingly even in more challenging conditions like bright lights or dry hands.
Additionally, the new In-screen fingerprint sensor adoption gives the new Xiaomi Mi 9 Review a more integrated, convenient, and minimal design.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Memory
Just like the former Mi 8, the new Xiaomi Mi 9 Review packs an on-board memory up to 128GB paired with a 6GB RAM. This device is also available in a 6GB RAM + 64GB ROM memory variant. However, the newly adopted chipset is expected to optimize Xiaomi Mi 9’s memory performance.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Network & connectivity
Xiaomi Mi 9 review features dual-Nano SIM slots that support the most popular network connectivity brands including 4G LTE FDD, LTE TDD, 3G WCDMA, TD-SCDMA, CDMA EVDO, 2G GSM, and CDMA 1X. Coming to wireless connectivity, this device comes with 802.11a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G/5G direct Wi-Fi network connectivity support and Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity with support for AAC, LDAC, aptX, and aptX-HD audio frequencies.
This device also has NFC which supports Android Pay for secure credit/debit card mobile transactions. As for navigation and positioning, this device gives you L1+L5 dual-frequency GPS, E1+E5a Galileo, L1 Glonass, and B1 Biedou.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Sensors
The latest Xiaomi phone also fits into our modern definition of high-end smartphone sensitivity sporting on an Ultrasonic proximity sensor, an in-screen ambient light sensor, an Accelerometer, a Gyroscope, an electronic compass, a linear motor, an IR remote control, and a Camera laser focusing sensor.
Now you know enough about the features, specs, and price of the latest Xioami phone, what do you think? Did you notice those high-end features of the Xiaomi Mi 9 features such as the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset 7nm process technology and 20W wireless charging support? Xiaomi Mi 9 Review and Price.
Try leveling those features up with the price tag and tell us (you know how) if you think the latest Xiaomi Mi phone has a good chance with top brands like Samsung and iPhone. We also welcome your questions, queries, and thoughts. I’m off to another…you know what!…latest smartphone review.
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