The Realme 9i will go on early sale on Saturday, January 22nd ahead of the official first sale scheduled for January 25th. The successor to the company’s Realme 8i smartphone was launched in India on January 18. The Realme 9i is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 SoC and comes with a triple rear camera setup. The smartphone features a 6.6-inch display with a refresh rate of 90Hz and is powered by a 5000mAh battery with support for 33W charging.
Realme 9i price in India, availability
Realme 9i price set in India at Rs. 13,999 for the base 4GB + 64GB storage option and Rs. 15,999 for 6GB + 128GB storage configuration. The smartphone will be sold in Prism Black and Prism Blue colors.
Specifications Realme 9i
Realme 9i Dual SIM (Nano) runs Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11. The smartphone features a 6.6-inch Full HD+ (1080×2412 pixels) display with 90Hz refresh rate and 180Hz touch sampling rate. The Realme 9i is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 SoC under the hood, paired with 6GB of RAM, which can be expanded with Dynamic RAM Expansion (up to 5GB) coming in a future update.
As for the front camera, the Realme 9i is equipped with a triple rear camera setup which includes a 50MP main camera with an f/1.8 aperture lens, a 2MP portrait camera with an f/2.4 aperture lens, and a 2MP rear camera. macro camera with f/2.4 lens. The smartphone is equipped with a 16-megapixel IMX471 selfie camera with an f/2.1 lens. The Realme 9i offers up to 128GB of UFS 2.2 storage, which can be expanded up to 1TB using a dedicated microSD card slot.
The Realme 9i offers 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack on the connectivity front. The smartphone is equipped with an accelerometer, an ambient light sensor, a proximity sensor, and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. The smartphone is powered by a 5000mAh battery that can be charged at 33W via USB Type-C port. Realme 9i measures 164.4×75.7×8.4mm and weighs 190 grams.