Xiaomi has released the 6.67 mid-range smartphone, Redmi Note 9S. Two types of 4GB memory/64GB storage models and 6GB memory/128GB storage models are available. The price starts around $249 for the 4GB / 64GB variant and $279 for the variant with 6GB / 128GB.
The Redmi Note 9S is a middle-class smartphone from the Redmi brand that adopts the Tiny Dot Display. It combines with a 6.67-inch LCD 2,400 x 1,080 resolution that will give a highly immersive experience in images and games.
The design is renewed from the conventional Redmi Note series, and the symmetrical design is adopted. In addition to using a 3D curved glass on the back, which has a good feel and improves grip. This phone uses Gorilla Glass 5 on both the front and back and has a water-drop resistant nano-coating on the surface.
Redmi Note 9S: Antutu Benchmark
Unlike the Redmi Note 9, Note 9S variant runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G chip. The adoption of the first 700th generation SoC of the Redmi Note series has made it possible to use the 5th generation AI engine. The device scored a total of 278,324 points on the AnTuTu benchmark. Also, this phone comes with a large 5020 mAh battery capacity that supports 18W fast charging.
48MP Main Camera
The Note 9S comes with a quad-camera in a square-shaped module at the top center on the back. The rear camera configuration consists of 48MP main camera, 8MP ultra-wide-angle, 2MP macro camera, and 2MP depth camera. The depth sensor allows accurate blurring even when using portrait mode. The combination of AI and hardware has also enhanced the night view shooting function.
While the front camera will be embedded in a punch hole located in the top center of the screen. The Note 9S selfie camera has a 13MP resolution and has features including panoramic selfies and portrait selfies.
Also, built-in fingerprint authentication sensor and face authentication function on the power button on the side, infrared blaster that can be used as a remote control for home appliances, 3.5 mm headphone jack, speaker with 30% volume improvement and 80% bass enhancement, etc.
There are three main colors: Aurora Blue, Glacier White, and Interstellar Gray.