Xiaomi Redmi 9C
Xiaomi Redmi 9C
Xiaomi offers another affordable smartphone with great options for everyday use. Redmi 9C is a great value phone with great sound quality that comes with a large battery, decent performance, big screen and proper cameras.
Design & Display
Xiaomi Redmi 9C has a balanced design that is both functional and beautiful. The back has a textured design to prevent fingerprints.
The screen is a 6.53” Dot Drop IPS LCD with an HD+ 720x1600 resolution. The display has an aspect ratio of 20:9, which leads to 269 PPI pixel density.
It is noteworthy to say that the display has a blue Light Certification to ensure your eyes’ safety.
The display supports Color temperature adjustment, Standard mode, Reading mode and Sunlight mode.
The nature-inspired colors offered for this model are Midnight Gray, Sunrise Orange and Twilight Blue.
The operating system on this smartphone is MIUI 12 on Android 10.
The good news is that Xiaomi has included almost every flagship feature on Redmi 9C. The settings menu has a wide array of modern customizations that allow you to set up your phone in any way you want.
The Redmi 9C supports Dark Mode. In Dark Mode, all system colors turn to black; and most of the apps have alternative designs to suit the Mode.
The Tools folder contains useful apps such as Calculator, FM Radio, Screen Recorder, Scanner, etc.
Some of its other features are Google Assistant, app drawer, Android security patch and gesture navigation.
The chipset used in Xiaomi Redmi 9C is MediaTek Helio G35, which is fast, smooth and lag-free.
The HyperEngine game technology offers a fluid and responsive gaming experience, with lifelike visuals.
As for the memory, it comes with an option of 2/3GB RAM; and the options for memory storage are 32GB and 64GB.
Redmi 9C comes with a triple rear camera setup. First off, there is the main 13MP camera that has an LED flash and supports HDR to deliver high-quality images.
Next, we have the 2MP Macro camera that delivers detailed close-ups. Finally, there is a 2MP Depth Sensor for better portrait shots.
The selfie camera has a 5MP quality, which delivers sharp images.
The Xiaomi Redmi 9C photos are beautiful and have nice colors.
As for recording videos, you can shoot 1080/720p videos at 30fps with decent resolution.
The portrait Mode offers subject isolation with a good dynamic range.
The cameras also feature Kaleidoscope effects, AI Beautify, HDR, Palm shutter, single tone flash, Phase detection autofocus, AI scene detection, and Screen flash.
Xiaomi Redmi 9C has a large Li-Po 5000 mAh battery that supports 167 hours of Music playback.
Redmi 9C has a single speaker located at the bottom, which produces decent vocals and high-quality.
Some features of Redmi 9C are accelerometer, Proximity, Vibration Motor, Distance Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor and FM radio.
As for Security, you can use the Fingerprint Sensor or AI Face Unlock.
Xiaomi Redmi 9C provides good features and great quality. You get to enjoy the big screen and good performance without paying a lot of money. All and all, this affordable phone is worthy of consideration if you are in need of a decent smartphone for your everyday use.
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Announced||2020, June 30|
|Status||Available. Released 2020, August 12|
|Dimensions||164.9 x 77 x 9 mm (6.49 x 3.03 x 0.35 in)|
|Weight||196 g (6.91 oz)|
|Type||Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable|
|Size||6.53 inches, 102.9 cm2 (~81.1% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~269 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 10, MIUI 12|
|Chipset||MediaTek Helio G35 (12 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Card slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||32GB 2GB RAM, 64GB 3GB RAM|
|Features||LED flash, HDR|
|Triple||13 MP, f/2.2, 28mm (wide), PDAF 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro) 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)|
|Single||5 MP, f/2.2, (wide), 1.12µm|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|SAR||0.73 W/kg (head) 0.52 W/kg (body)|
|SAR EU||0.35 W/kg (head) 0.78 W/kg (body)|