UPDATE: Xiaomi had confirmed the specifications of its triple camera sensors on the upcoming Mi 9, which is slated to unveil alongside the Galaxy S10 series phones on 20th February. As speculated earlier, the primary sensor on the rear features a 48MP 1/2-inch Sony IMX586 sensor with an aperture of f/1.75. There’s a 12MP telephone lens with f/2.2 aperture, and the third lens is said to be a 16MP ultra wide angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and also has 4cm macro support as well. On the front, the Mi 9 will be featuring a 20MP selfie shooter with Xiaomi’s conventional beautification effects.
Not only the optics, but Xiaomi had also confirmed that it had reduced the chin size drastically in the front. The chin size is said to be reduced by 40% when compared to its predecessor, the Mi 8. Furthermore, the Chinese smartphone maker had also revealed the color variants of the Mi 9 as well that include – Gradient Blue, Solid Blue, Gradient Pink, Solid Black, and Solid Gray.
A couple of days earlier, Xiaomi confirmed the launch of its Mi 9 Smartphone on 20th of February, now the companies CEO Lei Jun and brand ambassador Wang Yuan appeared in a new video and confirmed that the device will be featuring Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 855 processor. The device has been in the leaks from a few weeks and recently there was a video saying that the smartphone will be very powerful and will be coming with a total of four cameras.
Codenamed as Battel Angel, the upcoming Mi 9 from Xiaomi is said to be one of the most powerful smartphones of the year. Well, we need to wait for few more days for the official unveiling of this device and should see how the company will be pricing this handset. Comment in the section below if you have more queries and stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more.
Earlier: After sharing an image on its Weibo account about its important announcement at 10:00 AM, toady Xiaomi has confirmed that it will be hosting a launch event on 20th February to launch its flagship smartphone in China. Xiaomi Mi 9 will be next flagship device of the company but nothing about the pricing and global availability of it has been known as of now. It is said to be coming with triple rear cameras along with LED flash which is placed vertically.
Furthermore, the executives from the company have claimed that the handset will not just be powerful in terms of the performance but it is also said to be the best-looking smartphone from the company till date. According to previous leaks, the Mi 9 will be coming with Snapdragon 855 octa-core processor and also expected to support 27W fast charging considering the 3c certification it received recently.
The device was recently spotted on the Geekbench benchmarking website with a single-core score on 3159 points and a multi-core score of 11174 points. The Mi 9 will be coming out of the box with Android 9 Pie Operating system based on the companies UI and will also get further updates when available. Moreover, the device is said to be featuring a big 6.4-inch display along with 48MP main camera sensor and a 12MP + 3DToF lens.
The handset might also feature a 24MP selfie camera and could get an in-display fingerprint sensor. The battery used might be 3,500mAh, although nothing is confirmed about the same as of now. We need to few more days for the company to confirm the specs officially at the launch event. Xiaomi is also been working on a Foldable Smartphone which is expected to come with Double foldable design, which should be known when the device gets unveiled. Share your views by commenting in the section below and stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more.