Redmi Note 9 and Mi Note 10 Lite

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 9 Pro and Pro Max in India 2 months ago without introducing the successor to last years Redmi Note 8, I’m talking about the base Redmi Note 9. The company also launched Redmi Note 9s a global variant of the Note 9 which happens to be the global variant of the Note 9 Pro in disguise. The company has now launched the Note 9 and Note 9 Pro following the company’s normal device launch standards alongside the Mi Note 10 Lite.

Redmi Note 9 launches with a MediaTek Helio G85 gaming Soc, an upgrade over the Helio G80 and the Snapdragon 665 on its predecessor, the Note 8. Redmi Note 9 Pro, however, launches with Snapdragon 720G, the same processor used on the India variant and Redmi Note 9s. Both devices pack impressive upgrades over the Note 8 and Note 8 Pro from last year and enters the market with a $199 price tag.

Redmi Note 9 Specifications

Redmi Note 9
SpecificationRedmi Note 9
Display6.53” DotDisplay, 19.5:9 2340×1080 FHD+, 1500:1 contrast ratio, NTSC 84%, Corning Gorilla Glass 5, TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification
SoCMediaTek Helio G85, 12nm process technology, CPU: 2x A75 2.0GHz, 6x A55 1.8GHz, Octa-core CPU, GPU: ARM G52 MC2, up to 1000MHz
Memory3GB LPDDR4X + 64GB eMMC 5.1
4GB LPDDR4X + 128GB eMMC 5.1
Dedicated microSD card slot for up to 128GB cards
Battery 5,020 mAh battery, 18W fast charging, Fast charger included inbox
Rear CameraPrimary:
48MP, f/1.79
Secondary:
8MP 118° Wide-Angle Camera, f/2.2Tertiary: 2MP Macro with autofocus, Quaternary: 2MP Depth Sensor, f/2.4
Front Camera13MP
Other Features3.5mm headphone jack, IR Blaster, NFC (select regions), Type-C, Rear-mounted fingerprint scanner
Android VersionMIUI 11 based on Android 10

Redmi Note 9 packs a quad-camera setup like every other Note 9 variant, having a 48MP Samsung GM1 main camera. Note 9 uses a rear mounted fingerprint sensor unlike other variants. While the front facing camera is fixed at the top middle for other Note 9 variant the base model has it front facing camera shifted to the top left corner.

Redmi Note 9 color options

The device with be available in forest green, polar white and midnight grey color options.

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Redmi Note 9 Pro Specifications

Redmi Note 9
SpecificationRedmi Note 9 Pro (Global)
Display6.67″ FHD+ (2400 x 1080) LCD; Center-weighted Punch-hole “DotDisplay,” Corning Gorilla Glass 5 front and back
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 720G, 8nm process technology, Kryo™ 465 CPU, Octa-core CPU, up to 2.3 GHz, Adreno™ 618 GPU, 750 MHzThe 5th gen Qualcomm®️ AI Engine
Memory6GB LPDDR4X + 64GB UFS 2.1
6GB LPDDR4X + 128GB UFS 2.1
Dedicated microSD card slot for up to 128GB cards
Battery 5,020 mAh battery, 30W fast charging, Fast charger included inbox
Rear CameraPrimary:
64MP sensor,f/1.89
Secondary:
8MP 119° Wide-Angle Camera, f/2.2Tertiary: 5MP, Macro with autofocus, f/2.4Quaternary: 2MP, f/2.4, Depth Sensor
Front Camera16MP
Other Features3.5mm headphone jack, IR Blaster, NFCSide fingerprint scanner, Z-axis linear motor
Android VersionMIUI 11 based on Android 10

The Redmi Note 9 Pro is the simply the global version of the Indian Note 9 Pro Max, it comes with the same design and features. It is equipped with 6GB and upto 128GB of storage.

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Redmi Note 9 Pro color options

Note 9 Pro will be available in interstellar grey, tropical green and glacier white color options.

Redmi Note 9 series price and availability

Redmi Note 9 will arrive in the market with a starting price of $199 (approx N77,600) for the 3GB/6GB variant and $249 (approx N97,000) for the 4GB/128GB variant. The Redmi Note 9 Pro, on the other hand, will start selling for $269 (approx N105,000) for the 6GB/64GB variant, and $299 (approx N117,000) for the 6GB/128GB variant. Both the devices will be available for purchase starting mid-May globally.


Buy Redmi Note 9s on Jumia

Note 9s 4GB 64GB — N73,880

Note 9s 6GB 128GB — N80,900


Xiaomi also launched the Mi Note 10 Lite along with the Redmi Note 9 series, it features a 6.47-inch FHD+ curved AMOLED panel with a waterdrop notch. Itis powered by Qualcomm’s mid-range Snapdragon 730G SoC, coupled with up to 6GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. The device also features an in-display fingerprint scanner, as opposed to the capacitive scanners on the Redmi Note 9 series.

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Mi Note 10 Lite Specification

Mi Note 10 Lite
SpecificationMi Note 10 Lite
Display6.47″ FHD+ curved AMOLEDHDR 10 certifiedCorning Gorilla Glass 5 front and back
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 730G
Memory6GB LPDDR4X + 64GB UFS 2.1, 6GB LPDDR4X + 128GB UFS 2.1, Dedicated microSD card slot for up to 128GB cards
Battery 5,260 mAh battery30W fast charging, Fast charger included inbox
Rear CameraPrimary:
64MP Sony IMX 686 sensor
Secondary:
8MP 120° Wide-Angle CameraTertiary: 5MP Depth sensorQuaternary: 2MP Macro camera
Front Camera16MP
Other Features3.5mm headphone jack, IR Blaster, NFC, In-display fingerprint scanner
Android VersionMIUI 11 based on Android 10

Mi Note 10 Lite also packs a quad-camera setup on the rear like the Note 9 series, however, it is aligned vertically. The Mi Note 10 Lite is fueled by a massive 5,260mAh battery with support for 30W wired fast charging.

Mi Note 10 Lite pricing and availability

Mi Note 10 Lite Colour options

The Mi Note 10 Lite will be available in 3 colour options — Nebula Purple, Glacier White and Midnight Black — and will start selling at €349 (approx N150,000) for the 6GB/64GB variant. The 6GB/128GBGB variant, on the other hand, will start selling for €399 (approx 171,000). The device will be available for purchase globally starting mid-May.


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2 COMMENTS

  1. Event though that midiatek has some performance i would have preferred if they used a snapdragon processor. I don’t know but for some reason i don’t like midiatek processors

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