Xiaomi is all set to launch its first affordable smartphone, Redmi 9 Prime, in India on August 4 at 12pm.
Just ahead of the launch, Xiaomi India’s Managing Director, Mr.Manu Kumar Jain, has teased the handset on his Twitter account revealing the key specifications.
Further, it is said to be a rebranded version of the Redmi 9 global variant.
Redmi 9 Prime: At a glance
As per the leaks, the Redmi 9 Prime will have a waterdrop notch design and thick bottom bezel. On the rear, it will feature a quad-rear camera setup and a physical fingerprint sensor for secure biometric authentication.
The handset is expected to sport a 6.53-inch Full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) IPS LCD screen with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9.
Redmi 9 Prime is expected to powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio G80 chipset combo with up to 4GB of RAM and up to 64GB storage.
The earphones should run on Android 10 and have a 5,020mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support.
Further, it should also offer support for connectivity options like dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11a/c, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, headphone jack, and a Type-C port.
What about the price?
The price and availability details of the Redmi 9 Prime in India will be announced at the launch event on August 4. Further, it will be available for purchase during Amazon’s Prime Day sale on August 6 and 7.