Redmi 9 specs and price in Kenya
|Price||Ksh. 17,500 (32GB); Ksh. 19,000 (64GB)|
|Display||6.53″ inch IPS LCD touchscreen|
|Processor||Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Sim Card||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Operating System||Android 10.0|
|Memory Card Slot||up to 256GB (dedicated slot)|
|Rear Camera||13MP (wide) + 8MP (ultrawide) + 5MP (macro) + 2MP (depth)|
|Front Camera||8MP (wide)|
|USB Port||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 5020 mAh|
|Fast battery charging||18W|
|Colors||Carbon Gray, Sunset Purple, Ocean Green|
Xiaomi Redmi 9 price in Kenya
The price of Xiaomi Redmi 9 in Kenya is 14,800 shillings for the 3GB/32GB version and 15,500 shillings for the 4GB/64GB version. The phone was released in 2020, June 10. It is available in Carbon Gray, Sunset Purple, and Ocean Green. In Kenya, Redmi 9 comes in two storage options 32GB/3GB RAM and 64GB/4GB RAM. Buy it today at Phoneplace for the best price in the region.
Xiaomi Redmi 9 has a striking resemblance in looks with the Redmi K30. See more here. The phone measures 163.3 x 77 x 9.1 mm (very close estimate) in dimension and weighs about 198 grams. Many are interested parties who say Xiaomi phones weight excess. This can be explained by the fact that these phones have large battery capacities. The phone is available in three color options Carbon Gray, Sunset Purple, and Ocean Green.
As for the build, Redmi 9 has a Glass front (Gorilla Glass 3), plastic back, and a plastic frame. This is great. Gorilla Glass 3 will protect the display of your phone from scratching and all that. On the back panel of this phone is a Fingerprint scanner (rear-mounted). It does unlock the phone with most hits than misses – almost all the time. Also to note – Xiaomi Redmi 9 is a Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) smartphone. It has a dedicated slot for the micro-SD card for internal storage expansion.
Redmi 9’s performance
In Kenya, Xiaomi Redmi 9 is available in two variants concerning internal storage and memory. These variants are 32GB 3GB RAM and 64GB 4GB RAM (eMMC 5.1). When you boot it up it will remind you that it is an Android 10 powered device then later on that it has MIUI 12. The phone is also powered by a Mediatek Helio G80 (12 nm) chipset and an Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) CPU. By the way, there is a dedicated slot for the SD-card here in the event the internal storage limits you one way or the other. Finally, under the hood is a Mali-G52 MC2 GPU.
The main camera lens of Redmi 9 is 13 MP, f/2.2 wide lens. The phone also comes with an 8 MP, f/2.2 ultrawide lens, a 5 MP, f/2.4, (macro), and a 2 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor. This makes four cameras on the back. There is yet another lens on this phone and it is an 8 MP, f/2.0, 27mm wide front-facing camera. The outstanding feature of this selfie camera is that it shoots in HDR. Recording video with it is also [email protected] like which is the same as what we get with the main camera lens.
The 8MP ultra-wide-angle selfie camera provides an almost 1.3 times wider view and increases the field of vision from 79° to 119°. Xiaomi says it is also capable of distortion correction. Phones with an 8MP selfie camera include Tecno Pouvoir 4, Huawei Y6p, Tecno Spark 5 and Tecno Camon 15 Air – see them by following this link.
The Xiaomi Redmi 9 has quite some heft to it because of its large 5,020 mAh battery. This massive battery capacity should last up to a whole day of usage and sometimes even two until next charge is required. Redmi 9 supports 18W fast charge to ensure it charges in the shortest time possible. Xiaomi Redmi 9 price in Kenya is a matter of value. Buy it today at Phoneplace Kenya.
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