Xiaomi has added another new smartphone to its Redmi 9 series by launching the Redmi 9i today in India. The device is an entry-level phone that comes under the budget segment for those looking for an affordable smartphone with good specs. This has a single rear camera along with a waterdrop notch display.
The phone promises a longer battery life as it packs a 5,000mAh battery. Soon all the e-commerce websites will kick off their respective sales in India where they will be offering the latest smartphones including this one. So today we have done a comparison between Redmi 9i, Redmi 9A and Redmi 9 Prime to help you know, which one is a better choice as all the devices fall between the Rs 5,000 – Rs 10,000 price range.
Redmi 9i: 6.53-inch HD+ display
Redmi 9A: 6.53-inch HD+ LCD Dot Drop display
Redmi 9 Prime: 6.53-inch full-HD+ display
Redmi 9i: MediaTek Helio G25 SoC
Redmi 9A: Mediatek Helio G25 SoC
Redmi 9 Prime: MediaTek Helio G80
RAM and storage
Redmi 9i:4GB RAM with 64GB/128GB storages
Redmi 9A: 2GB of RAM with 32GB storage / 3GB RAM with 32GB storage
Redmi 9 Prime: 4GB RAM with 64GB/128GB storage variant
Redmi 9i: MIUI 12, based on Android 10
Redmi 9A: MIUI 12 based on Android 10
Redmi 9 Prime: Android 10
Redmi 9i: 13-megapixel camera with f/2.2 aperture
Redmi 9A: 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture
Redmi 9 Prime: quad rear camera setup that includes a 13-megapixel primary sensor, 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera, 5-megapixel macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor.
Redmi 9i: 5-megapixel
Redmi 9A: 5-megapixel front camera with f/2.2 aperture
Redmi 9 Prime: 8-megapixel
Redmi 9i: 5,000mAh battery
Redmi 9A: 5,000mAh battery
Redmi 9 Prime: 5,020mAh battery
Redmi 9A: Rs 6,499
Redmi 9 Prime: Rs 9,999
Looking at the specification we think Redmi 9i Prime leaves behind both the other smartphones under the same budget segment. It has all the necessary features that include a better camera set up, fast processor apt for gaming, multitasker, a full HD display and a larger battery. So, we would recommend you to go for 9i Prime. But if you are looking for a cheaper option then go for Redmi 9A as it offers similar specs as of 9i at a lower rate.
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