The rumoured smartphone from the company is speculated to be a rebadged version of Redmi Note 9 4G.
Xiaomi might launch a new Redmi 9 Power smartphone in India on December 15. The rumoured smartphone from the company is speculated to be a rebadged version of Redmi Note 9 4G that recently made its entry into the Chinese market.
Tipster Mukul Sharma, popularly known as Stufflistings on Twitter recently revealed that Xiaomi might launch the Redmi Note 9 4G in India. Today, he tweeted that the launch might take place on December 15th, where the company might also launch its first QLED Mi TV model in the country. The Redmi 9 Power was spotted on Google Play Console with model number M2010J19SI and codename 'lime', and it is rumoured to launch in two variants with 4GB of RAM as standard.
The company has not shared any official information about the launch, but if the rumour turns out to be true, it will be the seventh phone in the Redmi 9 series as the company already sells the Redmi 9A, Redmi 9, Redmi Note 9 Pro, Redmi Note 9, Redmi Note 9 Pro Max and Redmi 9 Prime in India.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 4G has a new design with the word ‘Redmi’ printed on the back panel. It features a 6.53-inch Full HD+ (2340 x 1080 pixels) resolution display with a waterdrop notch cutout for the selfie camera. The screen is protected with Gorilla Glass 3.
It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 processor with an octa-core CPU and Adreno 610 GPU. This is paired with up to 8GB RAM and 256GB storage options to choose from. Like the other two phones, the Redmi Note 9 4G also offers storage expansion via microSD card.
It has a triple camera setup on the back with a 48MP primary camera, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera and a 2MP depth sensor. On the front, there is an 8MP selfie camera housed within the waterdrop notch.
The Note 9 4G has stereo speakers along with a side-mounted fingerprint reader. It is equipped with a 6,000mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging. As it comes with a slightly larger battery, it seems more likely to have 'Power' in the name as it boasts of the largest battery on any Redmi 9 device.