New flagship presented at a competitive price

0
16

Good hardware at a low price: this is the quintessence of Chinese mobile phones. Xiaomi is a producer who masters this balance every year. With Xiaomi Mi 9, the company has now introduced a new flagship. It offers absolute high-end hardware like a Snapdragon 855 and a triple camera at an affordable price.

A few hours before the official launch of the Samsung Galaxy S10, Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi raised the bar today. The company has introduced the new flagship, the Xiaomi Mi 9, to the domestic market. It once again combines the latest hardware with a low price. China's luxury smartphone is equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 and a triple camera. Appears a few months later Xiaomi Mi 8, which was presented in the summer 2018.

In the display, Xiaomi does not reinvent the wheel and stays away from the current trend of the "display hole". This is a small drip notch in the used 6.4 inch screen. The AMOLED panel resolves with Full HD + (1,080 x 2,280 pixels) and is protected by Gorilla Glass 6. As already mentioned, the heart of the mobile phone is Qualcomm's new top processor, which according to the equipment also offers 6, 8 or 12 GB of RAM and one of the following internal memories: 128 GB or 256 GB.

software

Android cake 9.0

processor

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855

display

6.39 inches, 1,080 for 2,280 pixels

main memory

6 GB
8 GB

main camera

8000×6000 (48.0 megapixels)

accumulator

3,300 mAh

inductive charging
USB port

2.0 type C

IP certification

(no protection)

weight

173 g

color

Black, blue

launch price

launch

Triple camera with Sony sensor and fingerprint sensor in the display

Other features of the smartphone: the triple camera is equipped with the Sony IMX586 sensor and offers a maximum resolution of 48 megapixels. In addition to the main camera, Xiaomi also uses a wide-angle lens and a telephoto lens. On the front, a selfie camera with a 24-megapixel sensor is used. The cell phone battery has an average capacity of 3,300 mAh. However, the Chinese manufacturer allows fast wireless charging up to 20 watts. The adapter for the socket also allows a fast charging process with up to 27 watts.

The fingerprint sensor is mounted on Xiaomi Mi 9 below the display. There is no memory card slot and 3.5 mm output. The price for the mobile phone is calculated according to the equipment. The normal Xiaomi Mi 9 is available for the equivalent of 393 euros with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal memory. With 8 GB of RAM, it is just under 432 euros. Who wants to have the "Explorer Edition" with 12 GB and 256 GB and transparent back, must put in China 524 euros converted on the table.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE: flagship light with smaller display

In addition to the regular high-end phone and the almost identical "Explorer Edition", Xiaomi also presented a small flagship. Xioami Mi 9 SE is smaller thanks to a 6-inch display. As a result, the battery is reduced compared to the large models at 3.070 mAh. Schnellade technology is limited to 18 watts. The integrated processor is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 712. There is also a reduction of the triple camera: therefore, the resolution of the sensor of the wide-angle lens and the telephoto lens with 8 and 13 megapixels is slightly lower.

software

Android cake 9.0

processor

Qualcomm Snapdragon 712

display

5.97 inches, x pixels

main memory

6 GB

main camera

8000×6000 (48.0 megapixels)

accumulator

3,070 mAh

inductive charging
USB port

2.0 type C

IP certification

(no protection)

weight

155 g

color

Black, blue

launch price

launch

Furthermore, the SE edition of Xiaomi Mi 9 agrees with the normal flagship. The price for the Light model is the equivalent of 262 euros for 64 GB of internal memory and 6 GB of RAM. For 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB, however, only € 301 is required.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.