We’re excited to see Xiaomi’s affordable phones become more widely available, as well as the launch of the Redmi 9T. Considering the aggressive pricing point, one of Xiaomi‘s most popular and successful lineups is about to achieve excellent sales. This year, Xiaomi’s own Poco sub-brand will compete with the Redmi series in an unexpected way. In the case of the Redmi 9T, we’re thinking of the Poco M3. With the exception of a few minor modifications in the back design and camera option, the two smartphones are nearly similar.
Redmi 9T Overview
Display and Design
The design of the Redmi 9T is not that apart from other low-cost devices on the market. On the top, there is a notch in the shape of a waterdrop. The logo on the bottom chin of the Redmi 8 has been removed by Redmi.
The Redmi 9T is equipped with a 6.53-inch IPS LCD FULL HD Dot Drop display with a resolution of 2340×1080 pixels. The phone features two SIM slots (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) and has corning gorilla glass 3 protection. As for biometrics, The fingerprint sensor is beneath the cameras and it has AI Face unlock also.
Xiaomi’s “Aura Power” design is included at the back of Redmi 9T, which has an anti-fingerprint texture. Although there’s not an official IP certification, the phone is splash-proof. Users can choose the smartphone from 4 colorful options: Twilight Blue, Carbon Gray, Sunset Orange, and Ocean Green.
Performance and Memory
Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 662 processor (11nm) is at the heart of this device that helps you to enjoy a seamless performance while playing intense graphics games and accessing multiple apps. The phone runs on the Android v10 (Q) operating system with MIUI 12. The graphics in this phone is handled by Adreno 610.
On the memory side, the smartphone packs with 4/6GB of LPDDR4X RAM and up to 128GB of internal storage. Plus, there is also a dedicated slot for a microSD card that helps you to expand your phone storage if needed.
Surprisingly, the 64GB storage option employs the UFS 2.1 protocol, whilst the 128GB variant uses the faster UFS 2.2 standard.
When it comes to the cameras, the back has a quad-lens arrangement. A 48MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultrawide sensor, a 2MP macro sensor, and a 2MP depth sensor lead the way. The teardrop notch on the front houses an 8MP front camera. The Redmi 9T sports a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for added security.
Features on the rear camera setup include Auto Flash, Face detection, Digital Zoom, Touch to focus.
Battery and Connectivity
The smartphone is powered by a large 6000mAh battery that enables 18W fast charging through USB Type-C. Thankfully, a 22.5W fast charger is included in the packaging. The phone also has Hi-Res certified stereo speakers, an IR blaster, and other features.
For connectivity, this smartphone has Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0. Moreover, sensors on the smartphone might include Compass, Acceleration, Proximity.
Redmi 9T Price in Nepal and Availability
The Redmi 9T is currently available in Nepal for NPR 18,999 for the 4/64GB model. Similarly, the 4/128GB combination will set you back NPR 20,999. These costs, by the way, are comparable to those of the Redmi 9 Power. Redmi 9T is available in Nepal from Daraz, Mi authorized retail outlets.
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What is the camera of the Redmi 9T?
Wide (main): 48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm, 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF; Ultra wide angle: 8 MP, f/2.2, 120˚, 1/4.0″, 1.12µm; Macro: 2 MP, f/2.4; Depth: 2 MP, f/2.4.
Front camera: 8 MP, f/2.1, 27mm (wide), 1/4.0″, 1.12µm.
Video capture: Rear camera: 1080p@30fps; Front camera: 1080p@30fps.
Is Redmi 9T worth buying?
The Redmi 9T launched alongside the 5G-toting Redmi Note 9T back in January this year. The affordable smartphone from Xiaomi offers excellent mid-range specs, solid cameras, fantastic battery life, and more importantly, a very affordable price tag.
Is Xiaomi 9T waterproof?
Upon conducting the splashproof and dustproof test, we came to the conclusion that the device is certainly not waterproof. And because of the pop-up camera mechanism, the water goes inside even in accidental water splashes. We recommend users not to use this device in rain, shower, or anywhere near pools or lakes.
Is Redmi 9T fast charging?
The Redmi 9T comes with 18W fast charging and an in-box 22.5W charger. Redmi 9T features a modern and minimalistic design with its rounded corners and an anti-fingerprint textured back.
Is Redmi 9T a gaming phone?
As a more general-use phone, the Redmi 9T won’t exactly have you playing all the latest mobile games on max settings. The game runs excellently on Medium settings, never dropping in performance during even the sloppiest of team fights.
Does Redmi 9T have a fingerprint?
The device is equipped with sensors such as Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass.
Meanwhile, Checkout Xiaomi Redmi 9T full review (Source: GSMArena Official )