Hey Poco Fans,
Xiaomi launched the most awaited device and most probably the first "Snapdragon 855" device to be available commercially and the continuation of the Mi Series line-up Mi 9.
It's the company's first device to come with the trio of Triple Camera and Fastest Wireless charging yet by any company.
Besides the powerhouse Snapdragon 855, the main highlight of the phone is the 48MP camera module namely, IMX586 by Sony which comes equipped with Quad Bayer Filter, While the previous Mid-Ranger Redmi Note 7 came with Samsung GM1 sensor.
Mi 9 also offers the 16MP Ultra Wide and 12MP 2x telephoto lens camera, Which all trio making it a Triple Camera, The 16MP lens has 117° view, 1.0µm pixels, f/2.2 lens with autofocus, The previous Mi 8 lacked the ultra-wide sensor with Mi 9 winning with brighter aperture.
The screen of Mi 9 of is 6.39" Super AMOLED panel with 1080p+ Resolution, Furthermore, it is 90.7% screen-to-body ration which is claimed by Xiaomi, It also comes with a Water Drop Notch, The maximum brightness of the screen can reach up to 600nits, Taking advantage of the AMOLED panel, The Night Mode of Mi 9 can reduce the power usage up to 83%, The phone design is more stunning the AOD(Always on Display) with added colorful patterns.
Talking about the front selfie 20MP camera on the notch it has f/2.0 aperture with 0.9µm pixel, It also has AI-Powered Face Unlock in some regions, AI plays an important part in the camera department reducing the noise and distortion and suggesting users to switch between front and primary camera when better shots are available according to the environment.
Mi 9 also comes with the In-Display Fingerprint sensor, It can be used in combination with NFC to pay with Google Pay, It also has dual frequency GPS and an IR Blaster.
Coming back to the screen, it is equipped with Gorilla Glass 6 for extraordinary protection, Surprisingly the back panel gets Gorilla Glass 5 protection, the triple camera trio comes with the sapphire glass lens.
The pumped-up thing about Mi 9 is the Fast Charging naming it "Turbo Charge" by the company which can rose up to massive 27W over the USB Type-c port, The retail charger comes with 18W charging.
The fast wireless charging is amazingly 20W, This is the fastest we have seen yet, bundling with 27W wired charger, The 20W car charger would also be made available by the company, The TÜVhas certified it's Turbo Charge
Battery of the Mi 9 is powered with 3300mAh and can be charged quickly with the Turbo Charge.
Snapdragon 855 is the Beastly chipset powering the Mi 9 as expected, The Model is bundled with 6GB of RAM and users are to choose between 64GB and 128GB storage variants, Game Turbo Mode is there to care of tuning between CPU and GPU for Powerful and Smooth gaming.
Xiaomi also launched the transparent version of Mi 9 just like Mi 8, known as Mi 9 Explore, Although the hardware which is revealed is just for show, The Explore version comes with 12GB RAM and 25GB Storage variant, Xiao AI would replace Google Assistant exclusively in China.
Talking about pricing of the standard version of Mi 9 6/128GB and 8/128GB are CNY2,999 and CNY3,299 respectively, which comes with Lavender Violet, Ocean Blue and Piano Black Colors, Moreover, The Explore Version comes with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage and is priced CNY3,999.
Which Version Do You Like To Grab?