Gadgetren – Adding to its product portfolio in 2020, Xiaomi officially launched its newest smartphone, the Redmi Note 9S.
Compete with the Real Pro 6, this smartphone also uses Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G Octa-Core which is powerful thanks to the 2.3 GHz speed and efficient 8nm fabrication technology.
The choice of 4 GB or 6 GB RAM is asked by Xiaomi to accompany the capabilities of the Qualcomm chipset. While the internal storage capacity also varies from 64 GB to 128 GB.
Even based on benchmark testing using AnTuTu v8.2.0, this smartphone managed to get a score reaching 280,529 points which shows that the performance of the Redmi Note 9S is very powerful.
Battery capacity of 5020mAh which is present on this smartphone is claimed Xiaomi can last more than one day in normal use. Moreover, there is an 18W Fast Charging that allows charging the battery to run fast.
Following the Redmi Note 9 Pro and Pro Max, the four rear camera smartphones are arranged in a 2×2 matrix which makes it look symmetrical. While the camera combination consists of a 48 MP main camera, 2 MP secondary camera, 5 MP macro camera, and 8 MP ultrawide camera.
Almost like other smartphones today, the Redmi Note 9S ultrawide camera is capable of producing photos with a wide area up to a 119 degree viewing angle. Although the main camera is capable of producing 48 MP photos, but by default it will create 12 MP photos because it uses 4-in-1 pixel binning technology.
While the screen has a width of 6.67 inches with Full HD + resolution (2280 x 1080 pixels) and IPS technology. To minimize the occurrence of scratches on the screen, protective glass Corning Gorilla Glass 5 has been embedded in this device.
Redmi Note 9S has a screen with a design that meets the front complete with a punch hole in the middle. 32 MP resolution selfie camera has also been pinned on the punch hole.
Even though it's not on the front or back, the fingerprint sensor is still present on the edge of the Redmi Note 9S. In addition, the Face Unlock feature has also been embedded in this device so that it can help users unlock their faces using faces.
Not to forget also support for two SIM cards, 4G-LTE network, WiFi, Bluetooth, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm audio jack, IR Blaster, and MIUI 11 based on Android 10 has been present on the Redmi Note 9S.
Xiaomi sells this smartphone with the price of 799 Ringgit or around Rp 2.95 million for 4 GB RAM variant + 64 GB ROM and 899 Ringgit or around Rp 3.32 million for the 6 GB RAM variant + 128 GB ROM.