Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G – Specifications & Opinion

Choosing the right phone is hard as it is but choosing the right one from a series of three, all from the same brand, all budget-friendly? It’s hell. But it can be done – if you’re up to the challenge, I can walk you through my selection process when it came to the Redmi Note 9 series launched in 2020: the vanilla Note 9, its big bro the Note 9 Pro Max and the next-gen Note 9 Pro 5G.

 

Launch

  • Announced: November 26, 2020
  • Released: No, December 1, 2020 (exp.)
  • Status: Upcoming phone.

General

  • Brand: Xiaomi
  • Model: Note 9 Pro 5G
  • Colors: Gray Blue, Red/Mint

Display

  • Size: 6.67 inches
  • Resolution: 2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio
  • Technology: HDR10+, 450 nits (typ), 120Hz IPS LCD Touchscreen Display
  • Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Body

  • Build: Corning gorilla glass 5 on the front & back, aluminum frame
  • Dimensions: 165.4 x 76.8 x 9 mm (6.51 x 3.02 x 0.35 in)
  • Weight: 215 g
  • Body Features: IP53, water-repellent coating

Hardware & Software

  • RAM: 6GB, 8GB
  • Operating System: Android 10, MIUI 12
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G 5G
  • Processor: Octa-core, Kyro 570 & Kyro 570
  • GPU: Adreno 619

Storage

  • ROM: 128GB, 256GB
  • Expandable Slot: Yes, MicroSD

Camera

REAR CAMERA SELFIE CAMERA
RESOLUTION 108 MP, f/1.8, (wide)
8 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide)
2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
16 MP
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FEATURES LED flash, Panorama, HDR, PDAF HDR, gyro-EIS, panorama

Battery

  • Capacity: 4820 mAh
  • Type: Lithium Polymer, non-removable
  • Charging: 33W fast charging

Ports

  • USB: USB Type-C
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes
  • SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (nano-SIM)

Connectivity

  • Network: GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
  • Wi-Fi: Yes, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
  • Bluetooth: Yes, v5.1
  • NFC: Yes

Sensors

  • Fingerprint: Yes, (in-side, optical)
  • Others: Accelerometer, Compass, proximity, gyro

 

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