Xiaomi makes the Redmi Note 9S official

For those who like Snapdragons more

Xiaomi makes the Redmi Note 9 Pro official in the global market as the Redmi Note 9S.

The new device features a new Snapdragon chip with variations in RAM and internal storage, as well as a quad rear camera setup in a symmetrical design. It also features a 5020mAh battery, as well as a Z-axis linear vibration motor that provides more haptic feedback.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S specs:

  • 6.67-inch FHD+ DotDisplay, 2400 x 1080px
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • 2.3GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G
    Adreno 618 GPU
  • 4GB / 6GB LPDDR4x RAM
  • 64GB / 128GB UFS 2.1 internal storage, with expansion via microSD up to 512GB (dedicated slot)
  • Quad-rear cameras:
    48MP 1/2.25″ f/1.79
    8MP f/2.2 ultra-wide
    5MP macro
    2MP depth
  • 16MP front camera
  • Dual-SIM, 4G+ LTE
  • WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS-NavIC
  • USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack, side-mounted fingerprint scanner
  • MIUI 11 (Android 10)
  • 5,020mAh battery
    18W fast charging

Donning three different colors — Interstellar Gray, Aurora Blue, and Glacier White — will be available in Thailand with these configurations and prices: 6,499 TBH (~Php 10,200) for the 4GB+64GB variant, while the 6GB+128GB model will be available for 7,999 TBH (~Php12,500). A Special Edition variant will also be launched in limited numbers worldwide, 2020 to be exact, to commemorate the company’s 10th anniversary.

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