Redmi 9 comes with a 6.53-inch HD+ display with 720×1600 pixels resolution with 400 nits brightness, 70% NTSC colour gamut. The phone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio G35 SoC, paired with 4GB RAM. There are 64GB and 128GB of onboard storage options with external storage of up to 512GB via a microSD card card slot.
For the camera, the Redmi 9 is equipped with a dual rear camera setup with a 13-megapixel primary sensor with an f/2.2 lens and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.4 lens. The front camera features a 5-megapixel selfie camera sensor with f/2.2 lens at the front.
Redmi 9 runs Android 10 with MIUI 12 on top. With this, the phone will be the first device in India to come with MIUI 12 out of the box. It packs a 5,000mAh battery with 10W charging support. The phone has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
|Type||HD+, 20:9 IPS LCD Dot Drop screen with 400 nits brightness, 70% NTSC colour gamut|
|Resolution||720 X 1600 pixels|
|Screen Size||6.53 inches|
|Processor||Octa Core 2.3 GHz, MediaTek Helio G35 processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU|
|Operating System||Android 10, MIUI 12|
|Internal Memory||64 GB|
|Expandable||512 GB, MicroSD|
|Rear Camera||13MP + 2MP, Dual camera: 13-megapixel primary sensor with an f/2.2 lens and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.4 lens|
|Front Camera||5 MP, with f/2.2 lens|
|Flash||Yes, LED FLash|
|Capacity||5000 mAh, with 10w charging|
|Media Player||Yes, MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac|
|Video Player||Yes, MP4/H.265|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|WiFi||Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|GPS||With A-GPS, NavIC|
|Headphone Connector||3.5 mm, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|Built in Applications||Yes, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar|
|Keypad||Touchscreen, Capacitive with Multitouch|