After teasing it for a brief period of time, Xiaomi’s sub-brand Redmi has finally unveiled the launch date of its upcoming Redmi Note 9 smartphone in India. For those unaware, we have already reportedly exclusively stated that the Redmi Note 9 would be launching in India in the third week of July and that has indeed been the case, as the company has now announced the launch date – the Redmi Note 9 will arrive in India on July 20, 2020. Take a look at what we know about the Redmi Note 9 smartphone and find out what it has in store for us.
Redmi Note 9 launching in India on July 20 via Amazon
The company broke the news via its official social media handles. Notably, Manu Kumar Jain recently tweeted about the arrival of the Redmi Note 9 smartphone in India via a tweet, wherein he has mentioned the launch date. Though the tweet does not explicitly mention the name of the device, we can clearly spot “Redmi”, “Note”, and “9” in the picture, so it doesn’t require one to be an Indiana Jones-level expert to decode such a simple hint. Below is the tweet for your reference:
The legacy continues! An all-new BEAST is coming at you on 20th July at 12 noon! 😎
— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) July 13, 2020
Coming to the specifications of the device, if the Redmi Note 9 smartphone launching in India is the same as its global counterpart, it will feature a 6.53-inch IPS LCD panel with a Full HD+ resolution. The device comes with a centrally-aligned single punch-hole selfie camera, which is a 13MP unit. At the back, the Redmi Note 9 flaunts a quadruple rear camera setup, which consists of a 48MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultrawide camera, a 2MP depth sensor, and a 2MP macro camera.
Under the hood, the Redmi Note 9 is powered by a MediaTek Helio G80 , which is coupled with 3GB/4GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of internal storage. Software-wise, the Redmi Note 9 boots the latest Android 10 OS out of the box with MIUI 11 skin baked on top of it. As far as biometrics are concerned, the Redmi Note 9 features a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. The device can also be unlocked using its facial unlock mechanism.
Coming to the battery of the device, the Redmi Note 9 boasts a 5,000mAh battery, which has provision for up to 18W of fast charging over a USB Type-C charging port. Connectivity features of the Redmi Note 9 include dual-SIM 4G support, dual-band Wi-Fi ac, Bluetooth v5.0, and USB Type-C port. To learn more about the Redmi Note 9, you can head to our previous coverage for the same.
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