Xioami is launching its new line of products one after another. Xiaomi’s new Mi 9 Pro made its official debut on Tuesday as the second-ever 5G smartphone from Xioami. It’s an upgrade on the company’s Mi9 smartphone and is equipped with a lot of new features and improvements. It moves on MIUI 10.2-based Android 9 Pie and it is the recent Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 + SOC with 6GB and 12 GB RAM variants, and up to 256GB of storage. It also has triple rear camera support and super-fast charging also MIUI 11 upgrade with a vapor chamber cooling support. It is one of the best smartphones on the market to come with a Snapdragon. The phone comes in 2 beautiful colors i.e. Lavender Violet and Ocean Blue. MI 9 Pro will go on sale in China first. It’s still not certain when will it be launched in India.
Mi 9 Pro 5G Specifications and Features
Mi 9 Pro 5G supports dual Nano-SIM and runs on MIUI 11. Although according to Xioami, it will need an OTA update for full support for MIUI 11. So it is too early to say whether it will be equipped with MIUI 10 or the beta version MIUI 11. It has a 6.39 inch full HD AMOLED screen and 1080 x 2340 pixels of resolution with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. It also has a waterdrop top notch. With an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 + SoC processor, it is quite powerful than its predecessor and can be paired with up to 12GB of RAM. Taking into consideration, the high-performance tasks being carried out, a vapour chamber has also been added to the phone to ensure the powerful CPU remains cool.
It is one of the most efficient vapour chambers in the industry right now. Equipped with 5 layers of graphite sheet, high thermal conductivity copper foil and thermal adhesive coming together to form a powerful 3D cooling system. According to Xiamoi, “The L-shaped VC has a heat dissipation area up to 1,127mm2, which accommodates faster and more efficient heat transfer compared to graphite and copper tubes. As a result, the processor’s core temperature can be reduced by 10.2-degrees Celsius.”
The rear camera setup is pretty exclusive in the new Mi Phone. Mi 9 Pro has a 48 MP f/1.75 of primary sensor, 12 MP f/2.2 of telephoto and 16 MP f/2.2 of wide-angle camera. On the front, there are 20 megapixels of selfie camera. Xiaomi has invested alot and their new cameras are very promising and take great quality photos. Although Xiaomi has confirmed that there isn’t going to be a 4G version of Mi 9 Pro.
Mi 9 Pro has a 4,000 mAh battery and a 40W fast charging and also a 30W wireless charging. Mi 9 Pro also supports NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and it weighs only 196 grams.
Mi 9 Pro 5G Price
Although Indian prices haven’t been announced yet but Mi 9 Pro 5G price is set at CNY 3,699 which is roughly Rs. 37,000 in Indian rupees for the base variant 8GB+128GB. For 8GB+256GB variant the price is set to CNY 3,799 (around Rs. 38,000) and 4,099 Yuan (Rs. 41,100) for 12GB+256GB variant and 4,299 Yuan (around Rs. 43,100) for 12GB+512GB variant.