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After the huge discount on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 in the US, the company has announced the Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite smartphone in Spain. It is mid-budget device comes with a 6.39-inch waterdrop notch display, up to 6GB RAM, Triple Rear Cameras and In-display fingerprint sensor.
Price and Availability
The Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite price starts from €319 – approximately $352 for the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version and the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version costs €349 – approximately $385. The pre-booking will open in Spain on September 20th and comes in White Lover, Blue Planet and Dark Prince color options.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite Specifications
The Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite features a 6.39-inch Waterdrop notch AMOLED display with FHD+ (1080 x 2280 pixels) resolution, 103.8% NTSC color gamut, 91% screen-to-body ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. It is powered by a 2.2GHz octa-core processor which supported by Snapdragon 710 10nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 616 GPU and 4GB / 6GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB / 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD.
On the camera front, the Xiaomi 9 Lite bears a Triple rear camera setup: 48-megapixel 1/2.0″ Sony IMX586 sensor with f/1.79 aperture, 0.8μm pixel size, LED flash, EIS, an 8-megapixel 118° ultra-wide angle lens with 1.12μm pixel size, f/2.2 aperture, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with 1.75μm pixel size, f/2.4 aperture. For selfie, there is a 32-megapixel front-facing camera from Samsung with f/2.0 aperture that merges four pixels to form large 1.6μm pixels for better low-light images and AI beautify mode.
The Xiaomimi9 Lite comes in White Lover, Blue Planet and Dark Prince colors which produce a 3D effect and also adopts a vertical logo, similar to Xiaomi Mi A3. This new Xiaomi phone also adopts a vertical logo and has a multi-color LED light on its back cover. In addition to acting as a notification LED, the hue light also supports unique light effects for games and can also pulse along to your favorite music.
The Xiaomi Mi9 Lite has a seventh gen in-display fingerprint scanner and runs on Android 9.0 Pie -based on MIUI 10 out of the box. The Xiaomi M9 packs a 4030mAh battery with QC 4.0 charging, 18W fast charger and for connectivity includes Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band, Bluetooth 5, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, NFC USB Type-C. The device measures 156.8×74.5×8.67mm and weigh 179 grams.