Lately, Xiaomi has been taking a staged approach for unveiling its budget launches. Today, the company introed the Redmi 9i, which adds to the 9 club which already includes the Redmi 9, Redmi 9A, and Redmi 9 Prime. Like the similarity in their names, the ingredients, and measurements remain more or less the same.
Here, have a look for yourself —
Redmi 9 vs Redmi 9i vs Redmi 9A
|Model||Redmi 9||Redmi 9i||Redmi 9A|
|Display||6.53-inches 720×1600 px IPS LCD waterdrop notch||6.53-inches 720×1600 px IPS LCD waterdrop notch||6.53-inches, 720 x 1600 px IPS LCD waterdrop notch|
|Processor||Mediatek Helio G35||Mediatek Helio G25||MediaTek Helio G25|
|RAM + Internal Storage||4GB + 64/128GB||4GB + 64/ 128GB||2/3GB + 32GB|
|Software||MIUI 12 based on Android 10||MIUI 12 based on Android 10||MIUI 12 based on Android 10|
|Rear Camera||13MP + 2MP||13MP||13MP|
|Battery||5000mAh with 10W charging||5000mAh with 10W charging||5000mAh with 10W charging|
|Miscellaneous||4G, VoLTE support, Bluetooth v5.0, WiFi, a 3.5mm audio jack, and micro USB port, fingerprint reader||4G, VoLTE support, Bluetooth v5.0, WiFi, a 3.5mm audio jack||4G, VoLTE support, Bluetooth v5.0, WiFi, a 3.5mm audio jack, and micro USB port|
|Colors||Carbon Black, Sporty Orange, and Sky Blue||Midnight Black, Sea Blue, and Nature Green||Twilight Blue, Midnight Grey, and Peacock Green|
And here’s a gist of the phone:
Redmi 9i features
Redmi 9i sports a 6.53″ IPS LCD HD+ display with a waterdrop notch. Inside the indent lies a 5MP selfie snapper. Rotate to the rear and there you have a 13MP camera.
The phone ships with the Mediatek Helio G25 chipset, coupled with 4GB RAM and 64/128GB memory configuration, 5000mAh battery. The box bundles a 10W charger. The software is MIUI 12 based on Android 10.
The rest of the paraphernalia consists of a 3.5mm jack, dedicated memory card slot (up to 512GB), Bluetooth 5.0, WiFi, among other things.
Redmi 9i Price and Availability
Xiaomi has priced the Redmi 9i 4+64GB at a price of ₹8,299 while the larger 4+128GB at ₹9,299 in India. The phone will go on sale via Mi.com and Flipkart on September 18 at 12 pm.