Redmi Note 9 is the latest entrant in the market under the budget segment in India. The device comes with a quad rear camera set up, a hole punch design display and a 5,020mAh battery. The price of the device has been set at Rs for the base variant. In this price category, the company offers other devices such as Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 8. So today we are going to compare all the three devices to help you decide which among the three devices is the best buy. So, let’s get down to it.
Redmi Note 9: 6.53-inch FHD+ Dot display
Redmi Note 9 Pro: 6.67-inch FHD+ DotDisplay
Redmi Note 8: 6.39-inch FHD+ display
Redmi Note 9: MediaTek Helio G85 chipset
Redmi Note 9 Pro: Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor
Redmi Note 8: Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
Redmi Note 9: 48-megapixel Samsung GM1 main sensor, a secondary 8-megapixel ultrawide angle sensor, a 2-megapixel macro lens and lastly a 2-megapixel depth sensor.
Redmi Note 9 Pro: 48-megapixel primary sensor further supported by an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with 120 degrees of FOV, a 5-megapixel macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor
Redmi Note 8: 48MP+ 8MP+ 2MP
Redmi Note 9: 13-megapixel
Redmi Note 9 Pro: a 16- megapixel camera
Redmi Note 8: 13MP
RAM and storage
Redmi Note 9: 4GB RAM with 64GB storage, 6GB RAM with 128GB storage and 6GB RAM with 128GB storage
Redmi Note 9 Pro: 4GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB
Redmi Note 8: 4GB + 64GB and 6GB RAM + 128GB
Redmi Note 9: 5020mAh battery
Redmi Note 9 Pro: 5,020mAh battery
Redmi Note 8: 4000mAh battery
Redmi Note 9: MIUI custom skin on top of Android 10 OS
Redmi Note 9 Pro: MIUI 11 based on top of Android 10
Redmi Note 8: Android 9 Pie
Redmi Note 9: Rs 11,999
Redmi Note 9 Pro: Rs 12,999 upwards
Redmi Note 8: Rs 12,999
Redmi Note 9 Pro and Note 8 comes with similar pricing but Redmi Note 9 is a bit cheaper than both the devices. But in terms of specifications, the biggest difference is the processor. The Pro variant has the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor that comes with the country’s first navigation system ‘NavIC’ that the MediaTek Helio G85 chipset does not offer. In addition to this, the resolution of the front camera is also higher than the vanilla variant but the rear camera details are just similar. In short, we would say Note 9 Pro is powerful among the three smartphones. If pricing is your bigger concern then you can go for Note 9 else ours pick is Note 9 Pro.
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