Following the success of Xiaomi Redmi 9, Now Xiaomi launched a new product called Xiaomi Redmi 9C, equipped with a huge battery and there are changes in camera and configuration. The Redmi 9C is Xiaomi’s entry-level offering that won’t cost you a bomb. It gets a decent processor to manage the day to day workload, a bigger 5000mAh battery, a fingerprint scanner, and support for dual 4G VoLTE.
Xiaomi Redmi 9C owns a soft rounded design at the edges that feels comfortable to hold, the manufacturers meticulously perfect, thereby bringing elegance and sophistication to the product. However, looking closely you will get to notice the visible triple cameras alongside the LED flash. Below is the Redmi logo which is an indication that the phone is in the Redmi series. There is also a fingerprint scanner.
The Redmi 9C measures 164.90 x 77.07 x 9.00mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 196.00 grams. It was launched in Midnight Grey, Sunrise Orange, and Twilight Blue colors. The Xiaomi 9C has a waterdrop notch offering a large screen display size of 6.53-inches under the IPS LCD panel. The screen has a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels, a tall 20:9 ratio, and 269 PPI density. It’s equipped with a glass that is scratch resistant.
The Xiaomi Redmi 9C is driven by Mediatek’s Helio G35 chipset. It is an octa-core chipset coupled with PowerVR GE8320 GPU. The device comes with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage, which is expandable up to 512GB via MicroSD. A 5000mAh battery powers the 9C. The company claims the battery will last for many hours under normal usage. Sadly it lacks fast charging technology. This means you have to use the recommended 2.0, Type-C 1.0 USB for charging.
As far as the cameras are concerned, the Xiaomi Redmi 9C on the rear packs a 13-megapixel primary camera with an f/2.2 aperture; a second 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture and a third 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture. It sports a 5-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.2 aperture. Connectivity options on the 9C include Wi-Fi, Micro-USB, 3G, and 4G with active 4G on both SIM cards. Sensors on the phone include a fingerprint sensor. The Redmi 9C supports face unlock.
This Xiaomi Redmi 9C will make the best buy for those that need more battery than performance. It has average specifications and also a triple rear camera set-up. Right now it’s available on Sale in Gearbest in Promotion sale at $119.99 (2G+32GB) and at $139.99 (3G+64GB).