Xiaomi’s Redmi Note series is one of the top names in the budget smartphone market. Today, Xiaomi Philippines announced the pricing and availability of the latest Redmi Note 9 series. This article will focus on the Redmi Note 9. If you’re interested in its bigger brother, the Redmi Note 9 Pro, we have a separate article as well as local pricing information here.
Redmi Note 9 Specs
- CPU: MediaTek Helio G85
- RAM: 3GB / 6GB
- Storage: 64GB / 128GB
- Display: 6.67″ Gorilla Glass 5 FHD+ 1080×2340 DotDisplay
- Rear Camera: 48MP f/1.8 main camera, 8MP f/2.2 ultrawide camera, 2MP f/2.4 macro camera, 2MP f/2.4 depth sensor
- Front Camera: 13MP f/2.3
- Battery: 5020mAh battery with 18w fast charging
- Other features: 3.5mm, headphone jack, IR Blaster, Side-mounted Fingerprint sensor, 9W reverse charging
- Color Variants: Forest Green, Midnight Grey, Polar White
The Redmi Note 9 is slightly smaller than the Pro variant with only a 6.53″ FHD+ display compared to the Pro’s 6.67″. It also sports a different processor, namely the MediaTek Helio G85 paired with either a 3GB or 4GB RAM and either 64GB or 12GBs of storage.
Like the Redmi Note 9 Pro, the Redmi Note 9 comes in a quad-camera setup, albeit in a less powerful arrangement. The main camera is now 48MP instead of 64 while the ultrawide camera remains the same at 8MP. The latest two cameras are at 2MP for macro and the depth sensor.
The Redmi Note 9 is available in three colors. Sharing the same color scheme with its big brother is the Aurora Blue colorway. The Polar White has a gradient finish and the Midnight Grey features a similar style to the Aurora Blue.
Redmi Note 9 Price
The Redmi Note 9 Pro comes in either 3/64GB and 4/128GB configurations aside from the colorway. The 3GB + 64GB color option is priced at Php 7,990 while the 4GB + 128GB is priced at 9,990.
On June 4, 2020, Xiaomi Philippines Store on Shopee will be offering the Redmi Note 9 Pro 3GB + 64GB variant for only Php 7,490(500 OFF).
Grant is a Financial Management graduate from UST. His passion for gadgets and tech crossed him over in the industry where he could apply his knowledge as an enthusiast and in-depth analytic skills as a Finance Major. His passion allows him to earn at the same time help Gadget Pilipinas' readers in making smart, value-based decisions and purchases with his reviews and guides.