- Redmi Note 9S is the rebranded version of the Redmi Note 9 Pro.
- The company has unveiled the smartphone in Singapore.
- It features a quad camera setup.
Xiaomi spin-off Redmi has launched a new smartphone called Redmi Note 9S and it’s the third member of its new Note 9 family, the new smartphone is launched in Singapore. Well, it is the rebranded version of Redmi Note 9 Pro which was launched in India a couple of weeks ago. Let’s check out the pricing and availability details of the device along with the complete specs sheet.
Specifications of Redmi Note 9S
The smartphone sports a 6.67 in full HD+ display with 2400 x 1080 pixels resolution and it also offers a 20:9 “Cinematic Screen” aspect ratio. The best smartphone also features a punch hole design at the centre of the screen but Redmi calls it DotDisplay, and the screen is protected by the Gorilla Glass 5. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor and paired with 4GB and 6GB LPDDR4X RAM, along with Adreno 618 GPU for the graphical task. In terms of storage, the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max supports 64 GB and 128 GB of internal storage and that can be expandable via MicroSD card.
Moving to the photography department, the latest Redmi Note 9S rocks Quad camera setup and that is in the combination of a 48 MP Samsung GW1 primary sensor followed by an 8 MP 120° ultra-wide angle lens, along with a 5 MP 2cm macro lens, and a 2 MP depth sensor. The same also supports RAW photography. On the front, the smartphone supports a 16 MP sensor. For security, the smartphone supports the side-mounted fingerprint scanner. Moreover, the smartphone supports the Infrared sensor, as well as the P2i coating.
Regarding the connectivity options, the Redmi Note 9S supports Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz) 2 x 2 MIMO, VoWiFi, Bluetooth 5, GPS, USB Type-C port, and the same also supports the ISRO developed NavIC. The smartphone runs on the latest version of the Android operating system – Android 10 with the layer of MIUI 11 atop, and the same ships on a 5,020 mAh battery with 18W fast charging technology.
Pricing and availability
It is priced at RM 799 for the base 4GB + 64GB variant while the phone’s 6GB + 128GB variant is priced at RM 899. It will available in Malaysia from later this month and there is no information about the availability of the device in other parts of the world.