Redmi Note 9s is official: as announced in the last few days, Xiaomi has introduced the new smartphone which, to be honest, is not that new. Note 9s is in fact the international market version of Redmi Note 9 Pro, a product that the Chinese brand launched a few days ago in India.
The smartphone is equipped with a 6.67-inch screen with a 91% screen-to-case ratio, and is made of Corning Gorilla 5 glass in both the front and the back, the latter with a 3D curve to make the design more attractive and ensure better grip.
The smartphone is based on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 720G processor, making battery life one of its strengths thanks to the 5,020mAh battery with a fast 18W charge.
Don’t underestimate the quad back camera with a 48MP main sensor. Following the main technical specifications of a device that is a candidate to be one of the best mid-range devices on the market: for Xiaomi it would be a great success, perfect to celebrate the over 110 million units sold in the world of Redmi Note family devices.
Redmi Note 9s – Features
- Display: 6.67″ FHD+ DotDisplay, 20:9, 91% screen to body ratio, 1500:1 contrast, 450nit brightness, NTSC 84%, HDR10, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G at 8nm
- RAM: 4/6GB
- Internal memory: 64/128GB expandable to 512GB
- Battery: 5.020mAh with 18W of recharge
- Fingerprint sensor: integrated in the side on/off button
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.0, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac WiFi, USB-C, VoLTE, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, Galileo, GLONASS, Beidou, 3.5mm audio connector, Infrared
- Audio: +30% compared to the previous generation
- Other: linear vibration motor in Z-axis for better tactile feedback, splash-proof
- Front camera: 16MP, 1um
- Back cameras:
- 48MP, f/1.79, 1.6um 4 in 1 Super Pixel, 1/2″, Night Mode
- 8MP wide angle 119°, f/1.22, 1.12um
- 5MP macro, AF (2-10cm)
- 2MP deep, 1.75um
- Dimensions and weight: 165.75 x 76.68 x 8.8 mm by 209 grams
- OS: Android 10 with MUI 11
Prices and Availability
The Redmi Note 9s will be available in Aurora Blue, Glacial White and Interstellar Grey at the following prices:
- 4/64GB: $249, about 231 euros
- 6/128GB: 279 dollars, about 259 euros
Prices and availability for Europe will be revealed in the coming weeks.