Redmi 9 Prime appears to be similar to the global model of Redmi 9 with the changed name. The Redmi 9 Prime gets a 6.53-inch full-HD + display, with a notch at the top. Full-HD + resolution display is a big advantage for the Redmi 9 Prime, as most of the competition is offering HD + displays at this price. The bezels around the panel are thick, but looking at this price, such a compromise is not bad. The display has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection, which can protect the phone from light scratches in everyday use.
Xiaomi has set all the buttons on the right side of the device and these are easy to access. The SIM tray is on the left side and has the option of two nano-SIM slots and a dedicated microSD card slot. You also get an IR emitter at the top. At the bottom of the Redmi 9 Prime is a USB Type-C port, primary microphone, speaker and 3.5mm headphone jack.
Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime It has a battery of 5,020mAh. this Redmi Note 9 (Review) And Redmi Note 9 Pro (Review) Has the same potential. We have reviewed the Note 9 series, so expect the Prime's battery to have a decent backup as well. However the downside is that the Redmi 9 Prime weighs 198 grams. You start to notice it after using the phone for a while. Xiaomi says that the Redmi 9 Prime is capable of 18W fast charging, but the company gives you a 10W charger in the box. Considering the capacity of the charger and battery that comes with it, we think the Redmi 9 Prime will take a long time to charge.
In the back panel Redmi 8 Like it is textured finish. There is a circular patch around the camera module on the upper rear, which has a smooth finish. This design is to a large extent Poco X2 Matches, which have a shiny finish around the camera module. Redmi 9 Prime is available in four colors – Matte Black, Mint Green, Space Blue and Sunrise Flair. We have a matte black variant.
The Redmi 9 Prime has a quad-camera setup at the back. Below them is a capacitive fingerprint scanner. This setup reminded us of the Redmi Note 8 Pro. In the setup of this phone, Xiaomi has given a 13-megapixel primary camera with 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle, 5-megapixel macro and 2-megapixel depth.
To power the Redmi 9 Prime, Xiaomi has chosen the MediaTek Helio G80 chipset. It is an octa-core chipset, with two Cortex-A75 cores and six Cortex-A55 cores. The smartphone is available in two variants – 4 GB RAM with 64 GB storage and 4 GB RAM with 128 GB storage. Their price is Rs 9,999 and Rs 11,999 respectively. We have a high-end model.
Xiaomi has launched Redmi 9 Prime with MIUI 11. This custom skin is based on Android 10 and our unit was running the July 2020 Android security patch. A lot of bloatware installs come from before, such as GetApps, which suggests installing several other apps during the initial setup process. However, even after rejecting the suggestions, we get pre-installed in Rummy King, Zili, Mi Pay, Mi Credit, Amazon Shopping, Facebook, WPS Office and some games devices. However by the Government of India Any restricted app Not on this list.
The interface is very similar to what we have used on other Xiaomi smartphones and if you are upgrading from a Xiaomi phone, you should have no problem using it. Until we try the Redmi 9 Prime in our benchmark and in-depth testing, we will refrain from commenting on its camera and performance. You do not have to wait long for the review of Redmi 9 Prime. Till then you stick with Gadgets 360 and Gadgets 360 Hindi.