Redmi Note 9 Pro will go on sale today, July 21, starting at 12pm (noon) via Amazon and Mi.com. The phone was launched in India in March along with the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max, and both phones have gone on several flash sales to date. The Redmi Note 9 Pro features a quad rear camera setup, a large battery, and comes in two RAM and storage configurations, as well as three colour options. The phone features impressive specifications for the price.
The Redmi Note 9 Pro is priced at Rs. 13,999 for the 4GB + 64GB option and Rs. 16,999 for the 6GB+128GB variant. It comes in two colour options namely, Aurora Blue, Glacier White, and Interstellar Black. The Redmi Note 9 Pro will go on sale via Amazon and Mi.com starting 12pm (noon).
Both Amazon and Mi.com are offering Airtel users double data with prepaid recharges of Rs. 298 or 398 unlimited packs on purchase of the phone.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Redmi Note 9 Pro runs Android 10 with MIUI 11 on top. It features a 6.67-inch full-HD+ (1,080x2,400 pixels) IPS display with 20:9 aspect ratio. The Redmi Note 9 Pro is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC, coupled with Adreno 618 GPU and up to 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM.
The phone comes with a quad rear camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.79 lens, an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with a 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens, a 5-megapixel tertiary sensor with a macro lens, and a 2-megapixel quaternary sensor for depth sensing. For selfies, you get a 16-megapixel sensor at the front, housed in the central hole-punch cut-out.
For storage, you get up to 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 512GB). Connectivity options on the Redmi Note 9 Pro include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NavIC, USB Type-C port for charging, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The smartphone comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. The Redmi Note 9 Pro packs a 5,020mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging. In terms of dimensions, the phone measures 165.7x76.6x8.8mm and weighs 209 grams.
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