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Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Full Phone Specification And Price In Kenya


Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 price In Kenya

Released May last year, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 is now available in Kenya for Ksh. 18,999. It is a budget phone that banks on the display, Cameras and the battery as it’s major selling specs. 

It features some of the specs expected of a phone at it’s price and is seen as the successor to the 2019 Redmi Note 8 which is still one of the best budget Smartphones till date. 

The Redmi Note 9 features a 6.53 inch IPS LCD screen, the same size as the Redmi Note 8 Pro, Redmi 9 and the Redmi 9c. It also comes with a Full HD + display of 1080 x 2340 pixels, the same as the Redmi 9 and Redmi Note 8 Pro, making these phones the very few high quality display budget phones. Many smartphones at this price tag come with 720p displays including the likes of Infinix Note 8.

Apart from the Plastic back and the plastic frame, the Redmi Note 9 features an impressive Corilla Glass 5 screen, something that is also hard to come by at this price. This ensures zero screen scratches and gives your phone the maximum durability that is a preserve of flagship devices. Despite not having an IP rating, the phone features a Dual water repellent coating for extra resistance.

Being a 2020 phones it ships with Android 10 atop the MIUI 12 skin, and going by Xiaomi’s past trends tis phone could be entitled to an Android 11 update. It also spots the Mediatek Helio G85 processor, a 12nm fabricated chipset that has an Octa-core CPU with a top clock-speed of 2.0 GHz, the same as the Helio G80 in the Redmi 9.

You can choose between three memory Variants of 3+64 GB, 4+64 or 4+ 128 GB, available in three color variants of Forest Green, Midnight Grey and Polar White.

In the camera department the Redmi Note 9 comes with a total of five Cameras, four in the rear and one in front. The rear cameras are made up of a primary 48 MP wide lens, an 8MP ultrawide lens, a 2MP macro lens and a 2MP depth sensor. Supported Camera features include LED flash, panorama and HDR, and can shoot 1080p videos, the same as the 13MP selfie camera.

The phone is powered by a non removable 5,020 mAh battery with 18W fast charge support and 9W reverse charging.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Price In Kenya.

The 4+128 GB Redmi Note 9 is currently retailing at Ksh. 20,499, a good deal considering the Specifications of this phone. 

At this price the Redmi Note 9 competes with the likes of Infinix Note 8, Infinix S5, Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 pro and the Tecno Camon 12 Pro. The 6+128 GB Infinix S5 currently retails at Ksh. 18,799, while the Tecno Camon 12 Pro is available at Ksh. 19,000 for the 6+64 GB variant. The major advantage that the Redmi Note 9 has over many of it’s Competitors is the High quality display and the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.

Why buy the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9.

As just stated above, the Redmi Note 9 has some of the best specs that are hard to come by at it’s price tag, and there are a number of reasons why you should go for this phone including:
High quality display with a Full HD+ resolution and an impressive 395 ppi pixel Density.
Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection which ensures zero scratches and enhanced screen protection.
Good camera performance thanks to the primary 48MP lens and the 8MP ultrawide lens.
Good battery capacity with both fast and reverse charge support.

Key Specs/Features.
Released 2020. 
Built Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5) Plastic back, plastic frame. 
Measurements:162.3 x 77.2 x 8.9 mm. 
Weight 199g. 
Display type: IPS LCD. 
Screen size: 6.53 inch. 
Display resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels. 
Aspect ratio 19.5:9. 
Pixel Density 395. 
OS Android 10; MIUI 12. 
Processor Mediatek Helio G85 (12nm). 
RAM 3/4GB. 
Internal storage: 64/128 GB. 
Cameras Quad 48MP + 8MP ultrawide + 2MP macro lens + 2MP depth sensor. 
Video: 1080p@30fps. 
Selfie Camera: Single 13MP. 
Battery Non removable Li-po 5020 mAh with 18W fast charge and 9w reverse charge. 
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual band, WiFi Direct, Hotspot. 
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE. U
USB: type-C 2.0. 
Fingerprint scanner rear mounted. 
Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity, Gyro, Compass. C
Colors: Forest Green, Midnight Grey, Polar White.


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