Redmi 9 is expected to be the company’s next budget offering and will be accompanied by the Redmi 9A and Remdi 9C. The complete specifications and price of the handset leaked online recently and it was certified by BIS as well, suggesting its imminent launch in India. Now, an alleged Redmi 9 live image has leaked on Weibo, showing off the colour options it will be available in and also the complete back panel. From the back, it seems the Redmi 9 design will be similar to the POCO X2.
The Xiaomi Redmi 9 will be available in Purple and Green colour options as per the leaked live image, but there could be more options at launch. The triple-camera setup on the back is arranged vertically in a circular module similar to the POCO X2 or Redmi K30. There is also a fingerprint sensor just below the camera sensor. The LED flash and a fourth camera, possibly a ToF camera sensor, can also be seen. The new Redmi 9 image is in line with an earlier leaked live image.
Redmi 9 series specifications
Talking about the specifications, the Redmi 9 is said to sport a 6.53-inch IPS LCD full HD+ display with 1,080 X 2,400 pixels resolution. It is tipped to be powered by the MediaTek Helio G70 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage. In terms of optics, the Redmi 9’s quad-camera setup will include a 13MP primary sensor, 8MP secondary sensor, 8MP third sensor, and a 2MP fourth sensor. As for the selfie camera, the Redmi 9 series is said to feature a 5MP sensor on the front. The phone may house a 5,000mAh battery and it should run Android 10 OS with MIUI custom skin on top. The Xiaomi Redmi 9 price is said to be between EUR 160-180 (around Rs 13,000).