Xiaomi launched the next iteration of the Note series in Bangladesh with the Redmi Note 9 Pro, Redmi Note 9 S and Redmi Note 9 yesterday.
This is the first time the brand has launched three smartphones together in Bangladesh.
Ziauddin Chowdhury, Country General Manager, Xiaomi Bangladesh said regarding the launch, "Redmi Note series has been the torch bearer of innovation for everyone. Redmi Note 8 series set new benchmarks -- continuing the Redmi Note legacy and evolving into one of the most sought-after series. We are extremely excited to launch three smartphones from the Redmi Note 9 series together and we hope that our Mi fans would appreciate these products that we continue to bring with the best specs, highest quality and at honest pricing."
Redmi Note 9 Pro
Aura Design, which was introduced with the Redmi Note 7 series, sees a paradigm shift with the Redmi Note 9 Pro. It features the improved 'Aura Balance' design. The 16.9cm (6.67) FHD+ Dot Display with a 20:9 cinematic screen brings an immersive experience and the in-display camera on the front eliminates the notch, making it Redmi's largest ever display on a smartphone.
Powering the new Redmi Note 9 Pro is the performance focused Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G, an 8nm chipset featuring a custom Kryo architecture. Graphics is powered by Adreno 618 GPU clocked at 750MHz along with Snapdragon Elite Gaming. To further enhance gaming and performance, the device features 2x2 MIMO WiFi, enabling up to 2X throughput, better latency, coverage and call clarity. Redmi Note 9 Pro features a massive 5020mAh battery while maintaining a slim profile. Redmi Note 9 Pro comes with a 33W fast charger in the box.
Redmi Note 9 Pro features a quad camera setup consisting of 64MP Samsung ISOCELL Bright GW1 sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide sensor with a 119° field of view, industry leading 5MP macro sensor and a 2MP depth sensor. The front is adorned by a large 16MP sensor enabling high quality photography, videography and AI Face unlock. Users can now shoot selfies in dark environments thanks to the front camera night mode for the first time in a Redmi smartphone.
To enable creativity and content creators, Redmi Note 9 Pro features tools for videography like super stabilisation on the rear camera, on both the main and the wide-angle sensors. Super stabilisation enables users to shoot videos with a higher level of stability as compared to EIS. Users can shoot in movie mode which allows for a 21:9 frame in their videos. The 5MP macro sensor enables video recording at 1080p, which is rare in the segment. Kaleidoscope, slow motion video on both the rear and front camera enable users to create engaging content. LOG mode, histogram, focus peaking, exposure peaking on the pro mode allows content creators to go beyond casual video making.
Redmi Note 9 Pro has 3 color variants namely glacier white, interstellar grey, tropical green and will be available in 6GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB storage variants for BDT 26,999/-, BDT 28,999/- respectively.
Redmi Note 9S
Redmi Note 9S carries forward the legacy of the Redmi Note series, bringing cutting-edge performance and refined camera experience to the segment. It is the most competitive smartphone in its price segment featuring the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G.
The 8nm Process Technology enables it to run 1 - 1.5° cooler for sustained peak performance than many other 12nm chipsets. The phone also comes with support for NavIC.
Redmi Note 9S' 48MP Samsung ISOCELL Bright GM2 sensor builds upon its predecessor to bring true 48MP photography by bringing features like Smart ISO, enabling better results in the toughest of lighting conditions. The 48MP sensor is coupled with an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP depth sensor and a 5MP macro sensor that lets you go as close as 2cm to the subject and support for 1080p macro video. For selfie lovers, there's a 16MP sensor in the front.
It features the Aura Balance Design which brings immersive experience, impeccable craftsmanship and functional design to Redmi Note 9S. With the side-mounted fingerprint scanner that sits flush on the matt-finish midframe, Redmi Note 9S facilitates a natural approach to unlocking.
Redmi Note 9S will be available in 4GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB storage variants for BDT 22,999/- and BDT 25,999/- respectively. The phone has three colour variants namely interstellar grey, aurora blue and glacier white.
Redmi Note 9
Redmi Note 9 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 flaunts an all-new look with the immersive 6.53" Dot Display protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on the front.
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 consists of a 2x A75 2.0GHz, 6x A55 1.8GHz CPU and an ARM G52 MC2 clocked at 1000MHz and a Manhattan 3.0 GPU offering ultra-smooth day-to-day performance.
Redmi Note 9 includes a 5020mAh battery with 18W fast charging support, making it an ideal companion for on-the-go users.
Redmi Note 9 comes in forest green, midnight grey and polar white colour variants and will be available in 4GB+128GB storage variant for BDT 19,999/-
With the highest focus on quality, Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9S feature triple Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5, on the front, rear and on the rear camera lenses while Redmi Note 9's display is protected by Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5. Redmi Note 9 series is protected by P2i, splash proof nano-coating technology which protects them from accidental spills, while the reinforced corners provide better resilience to accidental falls.
All the devices will be available across authorised Mi stores, and retail partners starting from 14th June, 2020.