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Redmi 9i aims to standardise 4GB RAM in the segment



Mi India, India’s number one smartphone and smart TV brand, today announced the latest Redmi 9i as a part of their bestselling Redmi series of smartphones. Redmi 9i aims to break the memory barrier that exists in the sub-10K segment.



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Redmi 9i features a 16.5cm(6.53) HD+ IPS LCD display with a 20:9 aspect ratio with TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certification allowing better visibility in reading mode. Powering it is the octa-core MediaTek Helio G25 chipset clocked at 2.0 GHz. Redmi 9i aims to bring high RAM and ROM options to the segment by introducing 4GB + 64GB and 4GB + 128GB variants. It also has a dedicated microSD card slot allowing expansion up to 512GB.

Like its siblings, Redmi 9i is powered by a 5000mAh Enhanced two-day battery providing a longer lifespan as compared to a regular battery. ELB (Enhanced Lifespan Battery) ensures a longer battery lifespan of up to 2.5-3 years.



It comes with a 13MP AI camera on the rear with features such as AI Portrait mode, AI scene detection, document scanner and kaleidoscope. It comes with a 5MP AI selfie camera with AI portrait mode, and helps with AI face unlock.




Redmi 9i will be available in three colour variants, Nature Green, Sea Blue, Midnight Black in 4GB + 64GB and 4GB + 128GB storage variants for INR 8299 and INR 9299 respectively across mi.com, Flipkart, Mi Homes and Mi Studios starting 18th September 2020.




Redmi 9i Quick Specs:


16.5cm (6.53) HD+ display

LCD Display 

400 nits (typ) brightness

TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certification

Rear Camera

13MP main camera

AI Portrait mode

Document Scanner


Front Camera

5MP front camera

AI Portrait mode


164.9 x 77.07 x 9.0mm


MediaTek Helio G25

12nm process technology

Octa-core CPU, up to 2.0 GHz




AI Face Unlock


5000mAh (typ) battery

10W in-box charger

ELB (Enhanced Lifespan Battery) technology

2.5-3 years of lifespan vs. regular 2 years lifespan


Dual 4G standby


Micro USB

3.5mm headphone jack

Bluetooth 5.0

Operating System

MIUI 12 based on Android 10


4GB+64GB, 4GB+128GB

Expandable storage up to 512GB (dedicated slot)

Available Colours

Nature Green, Sea Blue, Midnight Black





Bengaluru, INDIA, 15th September 2020