Updated On: Feb 27, 2024

Xiaomi Mi 9

8.8 MSP Score
Xiaomi Mi 9
Xiaomi Mi 9
Xiaomi Mi 9
Xiaomi Mi 9
Xiaomi Mi 9
Xiaomi Mi 9
 
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Xiaomi Mi 9

Status
Not releasing in India
Updated On 27th February 2024

Pros & Cons

8.8
//
out of 10
MSP Score
  • 9.0 Display
  • 9.0 Performance
  • 8.5 Battery
  • 9.0 VFM
  • Pros
  • The Xiaomi Mi 9 offers a compelling camera performance and turns out to be a value for money flagship geared with superb display and performance.
  • Cons
  • The phone lacks IP certification and sometimes struggles with the fingerprint sensor performance.
Verdict
Given its pricing, the Xiaomi Mi 9 is one of the best flagships under budget.

Xiaomi Mi 9 Specifications

Summary 8.8/10

Processor Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
RAM 6 GB
Rear Camera Triple (48MP + 12MP + 16MP)
Internal Memory 128 GB
Screen Size 6.39 inches (16.23 cms)
Battery Capacity 3300 mAh

Performance 9.0/10

Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
No Of Cores 8 (Octa Core)
CPU 2.84GHz, Single core, Kryo 485 2.42GHz, Tri core, Kryo 485 1.8GHz, Quad core, Kryo 485
Architecture 64-bit
RAM 6 GB
RAM Type LPDDR4X
Graphics Adreno 640

Design

Height 6.2 inches (157.5 mm)
Width 2.94 inches (74.6 mm)
Thickness 0.3 inches (7.6 mm)
Weight 173 grams
Colors Deep Gray, Holographic Illusion Blue, Holographic Illusion
Screen Unlock Fingerprint, Face unlock

Display 9.0/10

Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Display Type AMOLED, 2.5D Curved Glass
Size 6.39 inches (16.23 cms)
Bezel-less display Yes, with Waterdrop notch
Pixel Density 403 pixels per inch (ppi)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass v6
TouchScreen Yes, Capacitive, Multi-touch
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 85.12 %

Camera

Rear camera setup Triple
Rear camera (Primary) 48 MP resolutionf/1.75 aperture
Rear camera (Secondary) 12 MP resolutionTelephoto lensf/2.2 aperture1µm pixel size
Rear camera (Tertiary) 16 MP resolutionUltra-Wide Angle lensf/2.2 aperture1µm pixel size
Front camera setup Single
Front camera (Primary) 20 MP resolutionf/2.0 aperture
Sensor Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor
Flash Dual-color LED Rear flashScreen Front flash
Video Resolution (Rear) 3840x2160 @ 30 fps1920x1080 @ 60 fps1280x720 @ 120 fps
Video Resolution (Front) 1920x1080 @ 30 fps1280x720 @ 30 fps
Camera Features Auto Flash Auto Focus Face detection Touch to focus
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Battery 8.5/10

Type Li-ion
Capacity 3300 mAh
Removable No
Fast Charging Yes, Quick, v4.0
Wireless Charging Yes

Storage

Internal Memory 128 GB
Expandable Memory No

Software

Operating System Android v9.0 (Pie)
Custom UI MIUI

Connectivity

SIM Configuration Dual SIM SIM1: Nano SIM2: Nano
Network SIM1: 4GSIM2: 4G
SIM1 Bands
4G:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) ; FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17)
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SIM2 Bands
4G:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) ; FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17)
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Voice over LTE(VoLTE) Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, with a/ac/b/g/n, MIMO
Wi-fi features Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Bluetooth v5.0
USB USB Type-C, Mass storage device, USB charging
GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass
NFC Chipset Yes
Infrared Yes

Sound

Speaker Yes
Audio Jack Yes, USB Type-C
Video Player Yes, Video Formats: H.264, H.265, MKV, MP4, MPEG4, VC-1, VP8, Xvid

Sensors

Fingerprint sensor Yes, On-screen
Face Unlock Yes
Other Sensor Light sensorProximity sensorAccelerometerCompassGyroscope
Disclaimer: Specifications shown may be different from the actual product. We cannot guarantee that the information provided on this page is 100% correct. Please check with the retailer before purchasing.

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Front Camera20 MP Front50 MP Front32 MP Front16 MP Front50 MP Front12 MP Front16 MP Front13 MP Front32 MP Front32 MP Front32 MP Front
RAM & Storage6 GB RAM
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5000 mAh
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