Redmi 9 Power with Snapdragon 662 SoC, 48MP quad cameras finally launched in Nepal

DateAugust 8, 2021

Price In Nepal Rs. 18,999

Key Features

display

Display

6.53 inches

1080 x 2340 pixels

IPS LCD

dimension

Dimension

  • Height:162.3 mm
  • Width:77.3mm
  • Depth:9.6mm
hardware

Hardware

Octa-core

4+6 GB RAM

64+128GB ROM

 

camera

Camera

48 +8 +2+2 MP (R)

8MP (F)

android

Software

Android 10

MIUI 12

battery

Battery

Li-Po 6000 mAh

Fast charging 18W

Reverse charging 2.5W

Full Specifications

  • basic

    Basic Info

    • Brand

      Xiaomi

    • Model

      Redmi 9 Power

    • Released

      Feb, 2021

  • body

    Body

    • Dimension

      162.3 mm x 77.3mm x 9.6mm

    • Weight

      198 g

    • Color

      Mighty Black, Blazing Blue, Fiery Red, and Electric Green

  • display

    Display

    • Type

      IPS LCD, Corning Gorilla Glass 3

    • Size

      6.53 Inches

    • Resolution

      1080 x 2340 pixels

    • Aspect Ratio

      19.5:9

    • Pixel Density

      395 ppi

  • android

    Software

    • Operating System

      Android 11

    • UI

      MIUI 12

  • hardware

    Hardware

    • Processor

      Qualcomm SM6115 Snapdragon 662 (11 nm)

    • CPU

      Octa-core (4x2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver)

    • GPU

      Adreno 610

    • RAM

      4GB

    • Storage

      64GB

    • Expandable storage

      microSDXC (dedicated slot)

  • camera

    Camera

    • Rear Camera

      48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide) + 8 MP, f/2.2, 120˚ (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro) + 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)

    • Rear Video

      1080p@30fps

    • Front Camera

      8 MP, (standard)

    • Front Video

      1080p@30fps

    • Flash

      LED flash

    • Features

      HDR, panorama

  • battery

    Battery

    • Ampere

      Li-Po 6000 mAh

    • Charging Power

      18W (Fast Charging), 2.5W (Reverse charging )

    • Charging Type

      Type-C

    • Removable

      Non-removable

  • sim

    Sim

    • Sim Type

      Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

    • Network Type

      2G/ 3G / 4G Supported

  • connection

    Connectivity

    • Wi-Fi

      Yes

    • Bluetooth

      5.0

    • OTG

      Supported

    • fM

      FM radio

    • USB

      USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go

    • GPS

      Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS

    • NFC

      No

  • sensor

    Sensors

    • Fingerprint

      Side Mounted

    • Face Unlock

      Supported

    • Proximity Sensor

      Supported

    • Gyroscope

      Supported

    • E-compass

      Supported

    • Accelerometer

      Supported

Redmi 9 Power

Towards the end of 2020, the Xiaomi sub-brand launched a budget-oriented device Redmi 9 Power in India. And now, it has found its way to Nepal as well. Now, Let’s have a look at the specs, features of Redmi 9 Power along with official price, and availability in Nepal.

Redmi 9 Power Overview:

Design and Display

Starting with the display, this smartphone comes with a 6.53-inch IPS panel with an FHD 2340 x 1080 pixel resolution. It has an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The device has a waterdrop notch that has the front camera and the bezels around the screen are also quite remarkable. Redmi has mentioned the device with 400 nits of typical brightness. For added protection, there is Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on the front.

At the rear, For Redmi devices, the new aura design is something new. The smartphone has a curved back with an anti-fingerprint texture. The rectangular camera bump has been made so that it appears as it’s giving rise to light rays. Towards the bottom, slapping onto the panel there is a big Redmi branding.

Performance and Memory

Powering the smartphone is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SoC which definitely lifts some eyebrows as it claims to replace a phone with MediaTek G80— the Redmi 9 Prime. The performance gap between the two chips is not very important on everyday tasks however the G80 performs slightly better at games. On the other hand, the Snapdragon 662 is based on an 11nm process in comparison to G80’s 12nm process. Thus, this device is more power-efficient.

Talking about the memory, the device comes with 4 or 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM which can be coupled with either 64GB of UFS 2.1 storage or 128GB of UFS 2.2 storage.

Camera

On to the cameras, Redmi 9 Power comes with a quad-camera setup on the rear. The headline here is the 48 MP primary camera on the rear side. The smartphone comes with an 8MP ultra-wide camera with a 120-degree Field of View (FOV). Furthermore, the setup includes two 2MP camera sensors for portrait shots and macro, respectively. The rear camera setup comes with features such as Time-Lapse, Night mode, Movie Frame, and Color Focus.

On the front, for the selfie camera, there is an 8MP sensor that supports AI beautification. As expected, the selfie camera is placed inside a traditional notch up top.

Rest of the specs

Fueling the phone is a massive 6000mAh battery which the company has claimed will optimize for a lifespan of up to 3 years. It ships with a 22.5W charger despite that it only supports charging speed up to 18W. Users can also use it as a power bank as it supports the reverse charge. The phone also has stereo speakers with Hi-Res audio which is quite difficult to find on a budget device. Similarly, Redmi is announcing the speakers as auto-cleaning similar to the Redmi Note 8.

For security, Redmi 9 Power has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and also has an IR blaster feature. The smartphone comes in four different color options – namely Mighty Black, Blazing Blue, Fiery Red, and Electric Green. Fortunately, all of these color variants are in Nepal.

Redmi 9 Power Price and Availability in Nepal

Redmi 9 Power has already been launched and its starting price is NPR 18,999  for the 4/64GB  and NPR 20,999 for 4/128GB variants in Nepal. The phone is available at all Xiaomi authorized retail stores or the company’s e-commerce websites throughout the country.

Redmi 9 PowerPrice in Nepal
4/64GBNPR 18,999
4/128GBNPR 20,999
6/128GBNPR 21,999

You can also see all the Xiaomi smartphones Price in Nepal and also all the Mobile prices in Nepal on our website.

Is Redmi 9 Power a gaming phone?

Redmi 9 Power comes with stereo speakers to match users’ viewing experience with superior sound while gaming, video calling, and music listening! The user has to plug in their headphones to enjoy hi-res audio quality. Power-packed for high performance with 4GB RAM and latest technology UFS storage in two variants (64GB | 128GB).

Is Redmi 9 Power fast charging?

You get a USB-C charging port at the bottom and a 3.5mm headphone jack at the top. In the box, you get a 22.5W Fast Charging, interestingly, the Redmi 9 Power is capped at 18W for Fast Charging.

Does Redmi 9 power support 5G?

Redmi 9 Power comes with a 6,000mAh battery, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 662 processor and offers up to 128GB storage. Redmi 9 Power is the Indian variant of the Redmi Note 9 4G that launched in China recently along with the Redmi Note 9 5G series.

Does Redmi 9 power have fingerprints?

The volume rockers and the power button that also comes with a fingerprint scanner are present on the right. It has a dual SIM and a microSD card slot on the left arranged in a single tray. The 3.5mm audio jack is present on the top along with the IR sensor and a vent for the speaker.

Is the camera of Redmi 9 power a good?

If you are planning to buy a new smartphone that on-paper at least offers a good camera, then Redmi 9 Power might seem a perfect smartphone to go with. The smartphone comes with a triple rear camera setup which consists of a 48MP primary camera, an 8MP ultra-wide camera, 2MP macro camera and a 2MP depth sensor.

Meanwhile, Check out Redmi Note 10 vs Redmi 9 Power – Which Should You Buy?

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