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Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime
Updated On: Sep 23, 2023

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime

7.5 MSP Score 4.3 3.2L Ratings
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Best Price: 11,999

Key Specifications

  • MediaTek Helio G80 Octa core Processor
  • 4 GB RAM | 64 GB Storage
  • 6.53″ (16.59 cm) 60Hz IPS LCD Display
  • Dual SIM: 4G & 4G Network
  • 13+8+5+2 MP Rear Camera
  • 8 MP Front Camera
  • 5020 mAh | 18 W Fast Charging Battery
  • Android v10 OS
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Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Price In India

The lowest price of the Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime in India is ₹11,999 at Flipkart. The mobile is available in 64 GB, 128 GB storage variants in India.

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Flipkart Redmi 9 prime (matte black, 64 gb)(4 gb ram) ₹11,999

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime: Pros & Cons

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MSP Score
  • Pros
  • Full HD+ display for the price
  • Decent hardware package
  • Comes with Android 10 version out of box
  • Solid quad rear camera setup
  • Decent battery backup
  • Cons
  • Heavy design
Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime offers Full HD+ resolution for under Rs 10,000 with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It runs on MIUI version built over Android 10 version out of box and packs a competent set of hardware for decent performance. The phone also gets quad rear cameras and loaded with a 5,000mAh+ battery for solid backup. Looking for a budget phone? You can't go wrong with the Redmi 9 Prime.

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Details

Display, Design
The phone gets a 6.5-inch full HD+ display with 1080x2340 pixels resolution. It features Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection and offers pixel density of 395 ppi. The fingerprint sensor is rear-mounted, underneath the camera module. The front display comes with the waterdrop notch which houses the camera. The back body and the frame are made of plastic.
Processor, Quad Rear Camera
Redmi 9 Prime comes powered by octa-core MediaTek Helio G80 processor with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage which is further expandable via microSD slot. The chipset features Mali-G52 MC2 GPU for graphics processing. It runs on MIUI 11 version which is built over Android 10. You have a quad rear camera setup which comprises of 13MP wide primary sensor, 8MP ultrawide sensor, 5MP macro sensor and 2MP depth sensor. On the front, the phone gets an 8MP camera which sits inside the waterdrop notch. Both the main rear camera and the front camera can shoot 1080p videos at 30FPS.
Battery, Connectivity
Xiaomi has packed the Redmi 9 Prime with a 5,020mAh battery which supports 18W fast charging via USB Type C. For connectivity, you get Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, Infrared port, headphone jack and GPS with GLONASS.

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Specifications

Summary 7.5/10

Processor Chipset MediaTek Helio G80
Rear Camera Quad (13MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP)
Internal Memory 64 GB
Screen Size 6.53 inches (16.59 cms)
Battery Capacity 5020 mAh


Chipset MediaTek Helio G80
No Of Cores 8 (Octa Core)
CPU 2GHz, Dual core, Cortex A75 1.8GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55
Architecture 64-bit
Fabrication 12 nm
Graphics Mali-G52


Build Plastic back panel
Height 6.43 inches (163.3 mm)
Width 3.03 inches (77 mm)
Thickness 0.36 inches (9.1 mm)
Weight 198 grams
Colors Space Blue, Mint Green, Sunrise Flare, Matte Black
Water Resistant Yes, Splash proof
Ruggedness Water proof
Screen Unlock Fingerprint, Face unlock


Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Aspect ratio 19.5:9
Display Type IPS LCD
Size 6.53 inches (16.59 cms)
Bezel-less display Yes, with Waterdrop notch
Pixel Density 395 pixels per inch (ppi)
Brightness 400 nits
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass v3
TouchScreen Yes, Capacitive, Multi-touch
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 83.06 %


Rear camera setup Quad
Rear camera (Primary) 13 MP resolutionWide Angle lensf/2.2 aperture28 mm focal length 3.1" sensor size1.12µm pixel size
Rear camera (Secondary) 8 MP resolutionUltra-Wide Angle lensf/2.2 aperture4.0" sensor size1.12µm pixel size
Rear camera (Tertiary) 5 MP resolutionMacro lensf/2.4 aperture
Rear camera (Quaternary) 2 MP resolutionDepth lensf/2.4 aperture
Front camera setup Single
Front camera (Primary) 8 MP resolutionWide Angle lensf/2.0 aperture27 mm focal length4.0" sensor size1.12µm pixel size
Flash LED Rear flash
Video Resolution (Rear) 1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Video Resolution (Front) 1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Camera Features Auto Flash Auto Focus Face detection Touch to focus
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)


Type Li-Polymer
Capacity 5020 mAh
Removable No
Fast Charging Yes, 18W
Charging speed 20% to 100% in 02h 52m 44s (in-house tested)
Wireless Charging No


Internal Memory 64 GB
Memory type eMMC 5.1
Expandable Memory Yes, microSD, Up to 512 GB (Dedicated)


Operating System Android v10 (Q)
Custom UI MIUI


SIM Configuration Dual SIM SIM1: Nano SIM2: Nano
Network SIM1: 4GSIM2: 4G
SIM1 Bands
4G:TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) ; FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
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SIM2 Bands
4G:TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) ; FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
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Voice over LTE(VoLTE) Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, with ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
Wi-fi features Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
USB USB Type-C, Mass storage device, USB charging, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth Bluetooth v5.0
USB OTG Support Yes
GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass
NFC Chipset No
Infrared Yes


Speaker Yes
Audio Jack Yes, 3.5mm
Video Player Yes, Video Formats: H.263, H.264, M4V, MKV, MP4, Xvid


Fingerprint sensor Yes, Rear
Face Unlock Yes
Other Sensor Light sensorProximity sensorAccelerometerCompass
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Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Benchmarks

Antutu Scores

Overall 191437
CPU 69134
GPU 41712
Memory 40797
UX 39794

Geekbench Scores

Single-core 367
Multi-core 1203

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