Xiaomi Introduces Latest Mid-Range And Entry Level Kings

Xiaomi Introduces Latest Mid-Range And Entry Level Kings

Global technology leader Xiaomi announced the addition of two new Redmi smartphones: Redmi Note 9T and Redmi 9T. The first-ever 5G smartphone in the Redmi Note series, Redmi Note 9T offers affordability and dual 5G SIM capability. The new kings of mid-range and entry-level, Redmi Note 9T and Redmi 9T were designed to deliver the exceptional performance and multi-day battery life that users crave without compromising on photography capabilities and overall design.

REDMI NOTE 9T

Advanced processor, monumental 5G performance

Powered by MediaTek’s 5G-capable Dimensity 800U SoC, Redmi Note 9T is up to 100% faster than previous generations1. Along with its integrated modem, Redmi Note 9T boasts tremendous power efficiency with its octa-core processor and 7nm process technology.
Featuring 5G-connectivity on two SIM cards simultaneously — a first in the Redmi Note series — Redmi Note 9T is a productivity beast. With 4×4 MIMO technology and antenna diversity, Redmi Note 9T brings faster, more reliable connections — even in congested conditions.

Capture stellar content with Redmi Note 9T’s 48MP camera

Flaunting a 48MP triple rear-camera with a 2MP depth sensor and 2MP macro lens, Redmi Note 9T makes even novice users feel like professional photographers. Its large ½-inch sensor and flagship-level ISP architecture allow for improved image quality and faster processing, while its creativity tools — such as Night, Pro + RAW, HDR and Portrait mode — let users capture the perfect shot, no matter the circumstances.

Brilliant design, durable build 

Purposefully designed, Redmi Note 9T was crafted for a stylish look and feel with its 6.53” FHD+ DotDisplay front and Unibody 3D curved back. Its textured polycarbonate back offers improved grip and resistance from fingerprints, and its Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5 safeguards against costly damage from accidental falls and drops.
Widevine L1 and TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certified, Redmi Note 9T was built to handle hours of HD content streaming without the annoying eye strain. With its convenient side fingerprint sensor, Redmi Note 9T can unlock seamlessly.
Redmi Note 9T is available in two captivating color variants — Nightfall Black and Daybreak Purple — that’ll never go out of style.

Optimum performance with high-capacity battery

Packing a punch with its 5,000mAh (typ) battery and advanced, high-efficiency processor technology, Redmi Note 9T dispels battery anxiety and provides a perfect blend of performance and power efficiency for the 5G era. Redmi Note 9T offers 18W fast charging and comes with an in-box 22.5W charger. Better yet, its high charge cycle battery technology means that users can experience almost three years of daily use without significant battery capacity degradation2.

REDMI 9T

Develop cinematic photos, spend less time editing

Redmi 9T is a photography powerhouse with its 48MP AI quad rear-camera. The device’s 8MP ultra-wide angle camera accommodates large group photos and wide landscape shots without cropping, while its 2MP macro lens and 2MP depth sensor enable stunning close-up shots with professional-level bokeh. Redmi 9T is also equipped with a new movie frame feature that gives photos a more cinematic look and feel without editing. It also sports a new time-lapse feature which offers various speed and duration values for shooting so users can capture creative time-lapse photos without tapping a DSLR or other professional camera.

Performance shines through with powerful chipset and high-capacity battery

Despite its lightweight design, Redmi 9T packs a punch with its 6,000mAh (typ) battery and Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 662 chipset. Combined with its 11nm energy-efficient processor, Redmi 9T delivers higher performance with less heat production and lower power consumption than previous generations. Moreover, MIUI battery saving mode and reverse wired charging capabilities help maximize all-day, and even multi-day usage.
Like Redmi Note 9T, Redmi 9T comes with 18W fast charging and an in-box 22.5W charger.

Durability and comfort join forces for a superior entry-level smartphone experience

Redmi 9T features a modern and minimalistic design with its rounded corners and an anti-fingerprint textured back. Its 6.53” FHD+ Dot Drop display with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 offers a crisp and clear viewing experience and strong protection against cracks and scratches.
Redmi 9T also comes with Widevine L1 and TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certifications for a more enjoyable viewing experience. The device is available in four delightful color variants: Carbon Gray, Twilight Blue, Sunrise Orange, and Ocean Green.

More to love with expandable storage

Complete with Dual SIM and microSD expandable storage, Redmi 9T offers expandable storage of up to 512GB so users can keep their favorite apps, games, photos and videos all on one device. Infrared blaster support would come in handy on your Redmi 9T.
Redmi Note 9T comes in two variants – 4GB+64GB and 4GB+128GB. Both will be available for purchase via Xiaomi’s official sales channels starting Jan 11 at an early bird price of EUR 199 and EUR 249 respectively.

4GB+64GB: Recommended retail price at EUR 229.

4GB+128GB: Recommended retail price at EUR 269.

Redmi 9T comes in three variants – 4GB+64GB, 4GB+128GB and 6GB+128GB. All will be available for purchase via Xiaomi’s official sales channels starting Jan 9, prices start at EUR 159, EUR 189 and EUR 199 respectively.

Redmi Note 9T and Redmi 9T quick specs:

Redmi Note 9T Redmi 9T
Display 6.53” FHD+ DotDisplay
19.5:9 2340×1080
60Hz refresh rate
450 nits (typ) brightness
Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification
Color gamut: NTSC 84% (typ)
Sunlight mode
Reading mode
6.53″ FHD+ Dot Drop Display
19.5:9 2340×1080
400nit (typ) brightness
Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certification
L1 Widevine
Sunlight mode
Color temperature adjustment
Standard mode
Reading mode 2.0
Color Nightfall Black, Daybreak Purple Carbon Gray, Twilight Blue, Sunrise Orange, Ocean Green
Body Unibody polycarbonate back Anti-fingerprint textured back
Dimension 161.96mm x 77.25mm x 9.05mm, 199g 162.3mm x 77.3mm x 9.6mm, 198g
Performance MediaTek Dimensity 800U
Octa-core CPU
Up to 2.4GHz
7nm manufacturing process
New-generation Mali-G57 GPU
Qualcomm®️ Snapdragon™ 662
CPU: Qualcomm®️ Kryo™ 260
Octa-core CPU
Up to 2.0GHz
11nm manufacturing process
GPU: Qualcomm® Adreno™ 610 GPU
3rd gen Qualcomm® AI Engine
Storage LPDDR4X RAM
4GB+64GB: UFS 2.1 storage; 4GB+128GB: UFS 2.2 storage with Host Performance Booster
Up to 256GB microSD card support
LPDDR4X RAM
RAM: 4/6GB Storage: 64GB/128GB
UFS 2.1/2.2 storage (UFS 2.2 on 128GB only)
MicroSD expandable storage up to 512GB
Rear camera 48MP main camera:
1/2” sensor size, 1.6μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel
f/1.79, 6P lens, AF

2MP depth sensor:
1.75µm pixel size, f/2.4

2MP macro camera:
1.75µm pixel size, f/2.4, FF

LED flash

48MP main camera:
1/2” sensor size, 1.6μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel
f/1.79, 6P lens, AF

8MP ultra-wide angle camera:
FOV 120°, f/2.2

2MP depth sensor:
f/2.4, FF

2MP macro camera:
f/2.4, FF

Front camera 13MP in-display front camera
1.12μm pixel size, f/2.25, 5P lens
8MP front camera
1.12μm pixel size, f/2.05, 4P lens
Connectivity Dual SIM, dual 5G standby
Supports 4×4 MIMO
Multi-functional NFC
IR blaster
USB Type-C
3.5mm headphone jack
Dual SIM + dedicated MicroSD
Multi-functional NFC
IR blaster
3.5mm headphone jack
Bluetooth 5.0
FM radio
USB Type-C
Unlock Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
AI Face Unlock
Charging 5,000mAh (typ) high charge cycle battery
18W fast charge
22.5W in-box charger
6,000mAh (typ) high charge cycle battery
18W fast charge
22.5W in-box charger
Support reverse wired charging3
Audio Dual speakers Dual speakers
Hi-Res Audio certification
Motor Z-axis linear vibration motor Vibration Motor
System MIUI 12 based on Android 10
Storage variants 4GB+64GB
4GB+128GB
4GB+64GB
4GB+128GB
6GB+128GB

 

Two more things for extended IoT experience at home

Along with the stunning smartphone offerings, Xiaomi also introduced two new IoT devices for extended smart experience at home – Mi Smart Clock and Mi 360° Home Security Camera 2K Pro.
Wrapped in a compact and minimalist design, Mi Smart Clock blends beautifully into any room in the home. Its 3.97’’ full-color touchscreen can display time, weather, calendar, and even function as a digital photo frame. With a special sunrise alarm mode, Mi Smart Clock can gradually increase the display brightness as well as alarm sound when the alarm goes off, easing the user out of sleep. And with in-built Google Assistant and Chromecast4, Mi Smart Clock acts as the home’s AIoT control and entertainment hub, enabling voice control of different Mi smart devices, such as streaming video from security cameras, or casting immense volume of music and entertainment from users’ smartphones.

The all-new Mi 360° Home Security Camera 2K Pro sports a 3MP camera that can reach a 2304×1296 resolution for clear images. The camera’s  f/1.4 large aperture, 6P lens, and highly sensitive image sensor ensures detailed and bright color images even in low-light conditions. It also adopts next generation AI human detection algorithm to detect human silhouettes and keep users informed via automated messages. With dual microphones and active noise cancellation technology, Mi 360° Security Camera 2K Pro supports crisp two-way communication. It also offers privacy mode so users can prompt the camera to swivel inwards through simple setup on their Mi Home app. The device also supports hands-free voice control via Google Assistant4 and Amazon Alexa.5

Mi Smart Clock and Mi 360° Home Security Camera 2K Pro will be available for purchase at recommended retail price of EUR 49.99 and EUR 59.99 respectively.