Xiaomi Announces Redmi Note 9S

On March 23, Beijing-based electronics giant Xiaomi announced their next smartphone release, the Redmi Note 9S. The company also released additional two products the Mi Handheld Vacuum Cleaner 1C and a Mi Smart Compact Projector.

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The Redmi Note 9S will be equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G chipset and will feature an upgraded haptic feedback system.

In terms of display, the Redmi Note 9S will have a 6.67” FHD+ DotDisplay, while the front and back of the device will be covered with splash-proof nano coating and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 to provide optimal durability. With a screen to body ratio of 91%, the Redmi Note 9S comes in Interstellar Grey, Aurora Blue and Glacier White and also has a TÜV Rhineland low blue light certification.

6.67” FHD+ DotDisplay (Source: Twitter@Xiaomi)
6.67” FHD+ DotDisplay (Source: [email protected]Xiaomi)

The Redmi Note 9S boasts a 5020mAh battery, supports 18W fast charging and comes with a 22.5W in-box charger. Xiaomi’s latest device also boasts a quad camera setup on the back with a 48MP main lens and an in-display 16MP front facing lens.

5020mAh battery (Source: Twitter@Xiaomi)
5020mAh battery (Source: [email protected]Xiaomi)

The Redmi Note 9S will first be available in Southeast Asian markets including Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam and Thailand, with an initial launch exclusively available on Alibaba-owned e-commerce platform Lazada. The gadget will be priced between $200 and $240 depending on the 4GB+64GB or 6GB+128GB version.