The Legend Continues: Xiaomi Drops Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9

Also announcing Mi Note 10 Lite and Mi Smart Standing Fan 1C

Beijing, CHINA, April 30, 2020 – Today Xiaomi announced in a global online launch event three new smartphones, including Redmi Note 9 Pro, Redmi Note 9 and Mi Note 10 Lite. Together with the all-new Mi Smart Standing Fan 1C, Xiaomi provides you with a kaleidoscope of cool products for summer. 

Legend Continues: Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9

Redmi Note 9 Pro

Redmi Note series has been offering some of the most incredible mid-range smartphones on the market, with over 110 million1 Redmi Note units sold across the globe. Together with the recently launched Redmi Note 9S, the new Redmi Note smartphone lineup continues to flaunt cutting edge design and innovation without the flagship price point. 

Photography and videography reign supreme with 64MP quad camera

Featuring an impressive quad-camera setup in the rear, Redmi Note 9 Pro’s 64MP main lens captures crisp, ultra-high resolution images in all lighting conditions while its 8MP ultra wide -angle lens enables stunning large group images without compromise. A 5MP macro lens and 2MP depth sensor round out the rear camera, letting users take stunning close-up shots with fantastic bokeh. 

On the front, Redmi Note 9 Pro sports a 16MP in-display camera for high-quality selfies. Its new slow motion selfie mode captures hilarious slow-motion videos — perfect for social media.  

Redmi Note 9 also brings photography to the forefront with a 48MP main camera and 8MP ultra wide-angle lens. Its 2MP macro lens and 2MP depth sensor complete the quad-camera setup, capturing beautiful images from all angles. A 13MP camera is positioned in-display to allow for maximum front screen display size.

Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9’s cinematic portraits and video mode turns users into directors by capturing content with a 2.39:1 aspect ratio – the same format commonly used in films. Meanwhile, with six different kaleidoscope options, everyone can shoot quirky, eye-catching videos in an instant, while the all new document mode transforms your smartphone into a pocket-sized scanner.    

Redmi Note 9 Pro

Long-lasting battery, fast charge

Packing a large 5020mAh (typ) battery, Redmi Note 9 Pro holds enough power to last until the next day without compromising on slim design. Better yet, the device offers 30W fast charging which is Redmi Note Series’ fastest-ever charging speed, with an in-box 33W fast charger that can charge up to 57% in just 30 minutes2.

Redmi Note 9 includes a 5020mAh (typ) battery with 18W fast charging support, making it an ideal companion for on-the-go users.

Extraordinary performance with powerful SoCs

With the all-new Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 720G processor and up to 2.3GHz, Redmi Note 9 Pro offers a blazing fast, flagship-level experience. Built with 8nm process technology, the device delivers powerful performance while maintaining power efficiency. 

Redmi Note 9 Pro also sports a z-axis linear vibration motor for a more balanced user experience. The z-axis linear vibration creates 120 vibration effects depending on the user’s action, including different vibrations for photos, screenshots, notifications, clock settings and more. 

Under the hood, Redmi Note 9 has a MediaTek Helio G85 processor making it the world’s first smartphone to feature the new chipset. It also consists of a 2x A75 2.0GHz, 6x A55 1.8GHz CPU and an ARM G52 MC2 with roughly 1000MHz and a Manhattan 3.0 GPU at around 25 fps, offering ultra-smooth day-to-day performance.

Flagship-level DotDisplay  

Redmi Note 9 Pro features a stylish, notch-free 6.67” DotDisplay. A side-mounted fingerprint sensor makes the device more conveniently accessible, while an all-new front camera module design ensures a premium and immersive user experience. Redmi Note 9, on the other hand, flaunts an all-new look with the immersive 6.53” DotDisplay protected by a Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5 on the front.

Both Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9 feature an array of other fan-favorite features, including multi-functional NFC3, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and an IR blaster. These devices also come with the TÜV Rheinland low blue light certification for long-lasting eye comfort, and splash-proof nano coating for accidental spills. 

Redmi Note 9 Pro doesn’t skimp on style with three dynamic color options – Interstellar Grey, Tropical Green, and Glacier White. Redmi Note 9 users can choose from three captivating colors to appease any style, including Midnight Grey, Forest Green, Polar White.

Redmi Note 9 Pro comes in two variants: 6GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB, at a recommended retail price of USD 269 and USD 2994 respectively.

Redmi Note 9 has two variants: 3GB+64GB and 4GB+128GB, at a recommended retail price of USD 199 and USD 2494 respectively.

Redmi Note 9

Redmi Note 9 Series Quick Specs:

  Redmi Note 9 Redmi Note 9S Redmi Note 9 Pro
Display 6.53” DotDisplay
19.5:9 2340×1080 FHD+1500:1 contrast ratioNTSC 84% Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification
6.67” DotDisplay

20:9 2400×1080

1500:1 contrast ratio

NTSC 84%

Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5

TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification

Body Midnight Grey, Forest Green, Polar White,  Splash-proof nano coating Interstellar Grey, Glacier White, Aurora Blue,

Splash-proof nano coating

Interstellar Grey, Glacier White, Tropical Green,

Splash-proof nano coating

Dimensions 162.3 x 77.2 x 8.9mm, 199g 165.75 x 76.68 x 8.8mm, 209g
Performance MediaTek Helio G85

12nm process technology

CPU: 2x A75 2.0GHz, 6x A55 1.8GHz, Octa-core CPU

GPU: ARM G52 MC2, up to 1000MHz

LPDDR4X + eMMC 5.1

Qualcomm®️ Snapdragon™️ 720G

8nm process technology

Kryo™ 465 CPU, Octa-core CPU, up to 2.3 GHz

Adreno™ 618 GPU, 750 MHz

The 5th gen Qualcomm®️ AI Engine

LPDDR4X + UFS 2.1

Rear camera 48MP wide-angle camera

8MP ultra-wide camera,118° FOV

2MP macro camera, AF 2-10cm

2MP depth sensor

48MP wide-angle camera

8MP ultra-wide camera, 118° FOV

5MP macro camera, AF 2-10cm

2MP depth sensor

64MP wide-angle camera

8MP ultra-wide camera, 118° FOV

5MP macro camera, AF 2-10cm

2MP depth sensor

Front camera 13MP in-display front camera 16MP in-display front camera
Connectivity Multi-functional NFC3

IR blaster

IR blaster Multi-functional NFC

IR blaster

Unlock Rear fingerprint sensor Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
Charging 5020mAh (typ) battery 

18W fast charge 

22.5W in-box charger

5020mAh (typ) battery 

30W fast charge 

33W in-box charger

Audio 1216 Linear speaker

3.5mm headphone jack

Motor Vibration motor Z-axis linear motor
System MIUI 11 based on Android 10
Storage variants4     3GB+64GB

    4GB+128GB

4GB + 64GB

6GB + 128GB

6GB + 64GB

6GB + 128GB

 

Mi Note 10 Lite: Brand-new addition to its revolutionary Mi Note 10 series

 

The all-new Mi Note 10 Lite offers premium display and versatile quad camera experience at an honest price. It sports a 6.47’’ 3D curved AMOLED display and a 3D curved glass back to provide you a premium in-hand feel, while using a thinner, yet highly-responsive in-screen fingerprint sensor to enable instant unlock to your daily routine. 

Being part of the epic Mi Note 10 family, Mi Note 10 Lite also offers a versatile 64MP quad camera setting which packs an industry leading Sony IMX686 sensor for quick snaps, and dedicated sensors for ultra wide-angle photos, up-close macro shots, and gorgeous portraits. 

On the performance front, Mi Note 10 Lite leverages the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 730G Mobile Platform to provide ultra-smooth mobile experience, and a massive 5,260mAh battery for two-days’ usage2 in one single charge. It also comes with an in-box 30W fast charger to enable non-stop work and play. 

Mi Note 10 Lite is offered in 6GB + 64GB, 6GB + 128GB5variants with a recommended retail price at EUR 349 and EUR 399 respectively.4 All variants come in three color options: Glacier White, Midnight Black, and Nebula Purple.

Mi Note 10 Lite Quick Specs: 

Display 6.47’’ 3D curved AMOLED Dot Drop display

19.5:9 1080 x 2340 FHD+

Color gamut: NTSC DCI-P3 (typ)

Contrast ratio: 400,000: 1 (typ) 

HDR10 and TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification

Body  Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5 

Glacier White, Midnight Black and Nebula Purple 

Dimensions  157.8 x 74.2 x 9.67mm  204g
Performance  Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 730G

LPDDR4X RAM and UFS 2.1 storage 

Rear camera 64MP wide-angle camera 

8MP ultra wide-angle camera, 120° FOV

5MP depth sensor 

2MP macro camera 

Front Camera  16MP AI selfie camera
Connectivity  Multi-functional NFC 

IR blaster 

Charging 5,260mAh battery 64 minutes to charge from 0 to 100%2

in-box 30W fast charger

System  MIUI 11 based on Android 10 
Storage variants4 6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB

 

Mi Smart Standing Fan 1C

The all-new Mi Smart Standing Fan 1C is simple, elegant and designed to provide you with a cool breeze all summer long. With seven custom-built blades, the device ensures a strong but smooth air flow. Users can choose between two modes, sleep and standard, and three types of airflow speed settings depending on their cooling needs. The height of the device is adjustable allowing users to choose between standing it on the ground or placing it on the table, providing added flexibility to enjoy the breeze from every corner of the room. Additionally, Mi Smart Standing Fan 1C runs quietly with a noise level as low as 37.2dB(A). Users can control the fan remotely using the Mi Home app and it is also compatible with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa5

Recommended retail price at EUR 39.9, please refer to mi.com for more information.

For product images, please refer to: Redmi Note 9 Pro, Redmi Note 9, Mi Note 10 Lite, Mi Smart Standing Fan 1C.

 

  1. Source: Canalys smartphone model level estimates Q4 2019.
  2. Data tested by Xiaomi Internal Lab. Actual time may vary depending on conditions.
  3. Available for selected markets only for Redmi Note 9.
  4. Prices for different markets may vary due to VAT, taxes, and other factors.
  5. RAM and Storage Availability may vary between different markets. 
  6. Feature requires future OTA.