Realme 9i Listed on Ecommerce Website Revealing Specifications, Colour Options Ahead of Launch

Realme 9i is expected to launch globally in January 2022.


Realme is gearing up to launch the Realme GT 2 series flagship phones in a couple of weeks from now. While the launch of the Realme GT 2 series is set for January 4 in China, the company is also prepping to launch the budget Realme 9 series. The company is expected to launch Realme 9, Realme 9 Pro, Realme 9 Pro+, and Realme 9i. The Realme 9i, over the past few weeks has received NBTC certification, FCC certification, and renders gave us a glimpse of the upcoming device. Now, the latest bit of information has revealed more specs of the Realme 9i. The device has been listed on AliExpress in China ahead of the official announcement.

Realme 9i Listed on AliExpress with Full Specifications

According to the listing, the Realme 9i will sport a 6.59-inch LCD screen with Full HD+ resolution, from the previous leak, we know it will be a 90Hz refresh rate. The listing also confirms a 50MP main camera as well as a 16MP selfie camera, which will be a hole-punch camera cutout at the top left corner of the screen.

Further, the Realme 9i is also expected to pack a 5,000mAh battery with support for 33W fast charging support. The AliExpress listing says the device will be powered by a Qualcomm processor, 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Previously, the device was rumoured to feature an octa-core Snapdragon 680 processor. Along with the 4GB+128GB variant, we can also expect more RAM and storage options. In terms of colour options, the Realme 9i will be available in Blue and Black colour options.

Other expected features of the device include a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, USB Type-C port, a 3.5mm headphone jack, dual SIM support. Lastly, the device is said to launch with Android 11 out of the box with Realme UI 2.0 on top. The phone is said to make its global debut sometime in January 2022.