This year starting gets more special with the launch of Realme 9i in India. This performance-centric smartphone lineup by Realme is a treat to its users. The country is welcoming this model with an early booking on January 22, Saturday. The first sale will be out on January 25 as said by the company.
With the expectations set high by the previous launch of the company Realme 8i, which was launched in the same month. Satisfying the expectations with its 5000mAh battery life that is long enough to go out of charge.
Realme 9i Specifications
Realme 9i General Specs
The phone measures 164.4×75.7×8.4mm and weighs 190 grams. The big highlight of the smartphone is its dual-SIM slot, 6.6-inch FHD + LTPS IPS display with a 90Hz refresh rate and 180Hz touch sampling rate, coupled with a Free-SUNlight Display (FSD) model for better sunlight visibility.
Powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 SoC under the hood — combined with up to 6GB of RAM, which can be expanded with the company’s Dynamic RAM Expansion (up to 5GB) feature set to arrive in a future update — the smartphone is yet another strong release in the Indian market.
Featuring a triple rear camera setup, the Realme 9i delivers up to a 300% wider dynamic range than regular smartphones. The 50-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture lens, a 2-megapixel portrait camera with an f/2.4 aperture lens, and a 2-megapixel macro camera with an f/2.4 aperture lens lets you capture unbelievable photos with vivid colours and flawless details in daylight conditions. Being a selfie expert, the phone, obviously, boasts of a 16-megapixel camera at the front.
As for the connectivity options, the phone comes with Wi-Fi 802.11ac, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include an accelerometer/ gyroscope, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, and side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
It does support fast charging with a 5000mAH battery up to 33W.
Initially priced at ₹13,999, the Realme 9i comes in Prism Black and Prism White colours.