Xiaomi’s received so many telephones below its funds Redmi line that, frankly, it will get a bit complicated to maintain monitor of all of them. However that is not about to cease the corporate from including one other mannequin to its intensive funds vary. The newest addition, known as the Redmi 9 Energy, focuses on maximizing endurance with assist from an enormous battery, whereas nonetheless holding costs in examine.
The Redmi 9 Energy is principally a re-branded model of the Redmi Word 9 4G launched in China some time in the past. The one distinction between the 2 is that the previous provides an additional (and nugatory) 2MP macro digital camera to the latter’s triple-cam setup. The primary digital camera will get a 48MP sensor and comes paired with an ultra-wide and a depth unit. And to nobody’s shock, the Redmi 9 Energy additionally shares its internals with the Poco M3, together with the Snapdragon 662 processor — in any case, they’re all peas from the identical pod.
Most of our new mannequin’s entrance is occupied by a 6.53-inch FHD+ notched show, which is flanked by a pair of audio system able to delivering stereo audio. For biometrics, you get a side-mounted fingerprint reader. However the spotlight of the Redmi 9 Energy must be its 6000mAh battery that additionally helps reverse wired charging, permitting the telephone for use as an influence financial institution to juice up different units. The handset itself helps 18W charging, although Xiaomi features a extra succesful 22.5W brick contained in the field.
You’ll have the ability to decide up the Redmi 9 Energy in India beginning on December 22 from Amazon India, mi.com, Mi Properties, Mi Studios. It’s been priced at ₹10,999 (~$150) for the bottom 4GB+64GB variant, whereas throwing in an additional ₹1,000 (~$14) will bump the storage to 128GB.