Xiaomi is bringing the premium technology at affordable pricing with its all new Mi 9 Pro 5G. This will be Xiaomi’s second 5G enabled smartphone. Adding to the 5G support, the new Mi 9 Pro 5G comes with a range of new upgrades. At an event in China, Xiaomi announced this new flagship handset along with Mi Mix Alpha, its new surround display phone.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G – Specifications
Sporting a 6.39-inch full HD+ display, its an AMOLED screen with water drop notch design and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Xiaomi brings Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 855 Plus processor on its Mi 9 Pro 5G. It is paired up with up to 12GB of RAM. The company teases that it has added a vapour chamber cooling for cooling down CPU during power-intensive tasks.
As far as the camera capability of the phone is concerned, it packs a triple rear camera setup, which includes sensors; 48MP, 12MP, and 16MP. The primary sensor is of f/1.75 aperture, while the secondary lens is of f/2.2 aperture, it’s a telephoto lens. The third lens is of f/2.2 aperture and it offers a wider field of view. Thus, it can be called a wide-angle lens.
Note that this camera setup is similar to what you found on the Mi 9. The selfie camera experience is said to include a 20MP shooter with f/2.0 aperture size. The brand claims that it has heavily invested in the camera software for improved camera experience on the Mi 9 Pro.
The connectivity option includes NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and 5G support as the name suggest. Xiaomi has stated that there won’t be a 4G version of Mi 9 Pro. Coming to the battery section, it has a 4000mAh capacity battery, which comes with 40W fast charging technology. Plus, it has a 30W wireless charging support. It also supports 10W reverse wireless charging.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G – Price & Availability
The Mi 9 Pro price starts at Rs 37,000 approximately (3699 Yuan) for 8GB + 128GB mode. There will be total of four variants; 8GB + 256GB, 12GB + 256GB, and 12GB + 512GB. The prices are respectively, Rs 38,000 approx.(3799 Yuan), Rs 41,000 approx. (4099 Yuan), and Rs 43,000 approx. (4299 Yuan). The 30W wireless charger will be retailed at Rs 2,000 approx. (199 Yuan).