UPDATE – A Twitter user Xiaomishka has also revealed that Mi CC9 Pro will feature108-megapixel camera and it will be powered by the Snapdragon 730G SoC.
Xiaomi launched the Mi CC9 series of smartphones including CC9, CC9e and CC9 Meitu Custom Edition in China in July this year. Now as per a rumor from China, the company might be launching Mi CC9e Pro in the CC series on October 24.
As per a new post on Weibo, the Mi CC9 Pro will be launched in late October. The post has also revealed a few of its specifications as well. As per the tipster, Mi CC9 Pro will feature a curved screen display by Visionox and it will be powered by the Snapdragon 730G SoC. It is also said that the phone will sport Samsung’s 108-megapixel ISOCELL Bright HMX sensor.
Samsung recently launched the world’s first 108MP smartphone camera sensor – Samsung ISOCELL Bright HMX, in partnership with Xiaomi. The new ISOCELL Bright HMX sensor will be able to capture 108-megapixel grade photos with a resolution of 12032×9024 pixels. The sensor will still come with a 0.8-micrometre (μm) pixel size. It uses Samsung’s Tetracell technology pixel-bins several images and merges them to produce a 27MP picture. The Samsung HMX sensor can also record videos with 6K resolution (6016 x 3384 pixels) at 30 frames per second.
To recall, Xiaomi Mi CC9 features a 6.39-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display with 1080×2340 pixels resolution. It is powered by the 2.2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 710 processor paired with 6GB RAM and Adreno 616 GPU. The Mi CC9 runs on Android Pie-based MIUI 10 and is backed up by a 4,030mAh battery with 18W fast charging.
Mi CC9 sports a triple rear camera setup with a 48-megapixel primary camera with f/1.9 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor, and another 2-megapixel sensor for depth of field. For the front, the phone is equipped with a 32-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture as well.