Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime full specs and price

The Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime was announced on August 4, 2020 and released on 6 August, 2020. It features similar design and specs with Xiaomi Redmi 9, some of its specs include a 6.53-inch display and AI quad camera.  This article will walk you through the specs and price of Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime which will help you in your purchase decision making.



On the camera department, the Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime features an AI quad rear camera setup which includes a 13-megapixel main camera, 118-degree field of view 8-megapixel ultrawide camera, a 5-megapixel macro camera and a 2-megapixel depth camera.

This rear camera has LED flash, HDR and panorama features and can record 1080p video at 30fps.


Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime specs and review

Design and Display

The Xiaomi Redmi 9 prime as said earlier comes with similar design with the Xiaomi Redmi 9 which comprises of a glass front, plastic back and frame. It will arrive in four different colours which includes Matte Black, Mint Green, Space Blue and Sunrise Flare.

The rear panel houses the quad camera setup accompanied with a LED flash and a fingerprint scanner. Below, we have the Redmi tag which indicates it’s a Xiaomi Redmi smartphone.

The smartphone comes with a waterdrop 6.53-inches full HD+ IPS LCD display, which has a resolution of 2340 x 1080 and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. It features 400nit type peak brightness, a reading mode certified by TÜV Rheinland and the screen is covered with a Corning Gorilla Glass 3.


Hardware and Software

The Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime is equipped with an Octa-core processor, accompanied with Mediatek Helio G80 chipset which has a clock speed of 2.0GHz. Mali=G52 handles the graphics functionalities for gaming and multimedia purposes.

On the memory, it comes in two different types, we have the 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM and 4GB RAM + 128GB ROM. It also has option for memory expansion via microSD card up to 512GB.

The smartphone runs Android 10 version of operating system accompanied with the Xiaomi’s MIUI 11 version of user interface.


Connectivity and Battery

The phone supports 4G LTE enabled dual SIM. It also supports dual SIM VoLTE HD calling. Other connectivity includes Wireless FM radio, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB-C port.

The Redmi 9 Prime is powered with Non-removable Li-Po 5020 mAh battery which is supported with up to 18W fast charge.


Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Price in Nigeria

The price of Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime varies based on the model you are going for, the 4GB RAM + 128GB ROM sells for $159 while the 4GB RAM + 128GB ROM sells for $159. In Nigeria, it sells for 52,000 naira.


Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Full Specifications

Quick ChargingYes 18W
Operating SystemAndroid 10.0; MIUI 11
Sim SlotsDual SIM, GSM+GSM
ModelRedmi 9 Prime
Sim SizeSIM1: Nano SIM2: Nano
Network4G: Available, 3G: Available, 2G: Available
Fingerprint SensorYes (rear-mounted)
Audio Jack3.5mm
Video PlayerYes
Audio PlayerYes
Display TypeIPS LCD
Screen Size6.53-inches
Screen Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels
Touch ScreenYes Capacitive Touchscreen
Pixel Density395 PPI
Aspect Ratio19.5:9
Dimension163.3 x 77 x 9.1 mm (6.43 x 3.03 x 0.36 in)
Weight198 g (6.98 oz)
BuildGlass front (Gorilla Glass 3), plastic back, plastic frame
ColourMatte Black, Mint Green, Space Blue, Sunrise Flare
GraphicsMali-G52 MC2
ProcessorOcta-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
Architecture64 bit
Internal Memory64GB/128GB
Expandable MemorymicroSDXC (dedicated slot) up to 512GB
Rear Camera13 MP (wide) + 8 MP (wide) + 5 MP (wide) + 2 MP (wide) Quad Cameras, 1080p@30fps
Rear Camera FeaturesLED flash, HDR, panorama
Front Camera8 MP Camera, HDR, 1080p@30fps
BatteryNon-removable Li-Po 5020 mAh Battery
Fast Charge18W
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
BluetoothYes, 5.0, A2DP, LE
USB Connectivity2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
FM RadioWireless FM radio (no wired headphones required)
2GGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3GHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G1, 3, 5, 8, 40, 41

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