Redmi 9 vs Redmi 8: Price compared
redmi 9 has been introduced in Spain and its 3GB + 32GB storage option is priced at EUR 149 (approximately Rs 12,800). Its 4GB + 64GB storage option costs 179 Euros (approximately Rs 15,300). The pre-orders for the Redmi phone will begin on June 15, and during the pre-orders, the 3GB RAM and 4GB RAM variants of the Redmi 9 will be available for an introductory price of 139 euros (approximately Rs 11,900) and 169 euros (approximately Rs 14,500) respectively. Can be bought at cost. The phone will be available for sale in Spain on June 18 through online and offline retailers.
other side, Redmi 8 The 4GB + 64GB storage variant is available for purchase in India for Rs. 9,499. The phone has been introduced in Emerald Green, Onyx Black, Ruby Red and Sapphire Blue color options.
Redmi 9 vs Redmi 8: Specifications compared
The dual-SIM (Nano) Redmi 9 sports a 6.53-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,340 pixels) display with waterdrop notch, 19.59 aspect ratio, 394 ppi pixel density and 400 nits brightness. It has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The phone is powered by 2GHz MediaTek Helio G80 octa-core processor and comes with a combination of Mali-G52 GPU and up to 4GB of RAM. The internal storage supports up to 64GB, which is also an option to expand using the dedicated microSD card slot.
On the other hand, the dual-SIM Redmi 8 runs on MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie. It has a 6.22-inch HD + (720×1,520 pixels) dot notch display, with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. It has up to 4 GB of RAM with the Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor. Xiaomi has given up to 64 GB of storage in its Redmi 8. The handset has support for microSD card up to 512 GB.
Redmi 9 sports a quad camera setup at the back, consisting of a 13-megapixel primary sensor with f/2.2 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens with f/2.2 aperture and 118-degree field-of-view, 5 with f/2.4 aperture. -megapixel macro shooter and 2-megapixel depth sensor. The rear camera has features like Kaleidoscope, Ultra-wide-angle mode, Macro mode, Portrait mode and 1080p recording support at 30fps. Redmi 9 has an 8-megapixel selfie camera with F / 2.0 aperture and 77.8 degree field-of-view. Front camera features include Palm Shutter, Portrait Mode, HDR, Screen Flash, Self-timer and more.
On the other hand, talk about Redmi 8, it has a dual rear camera setup. The primary camera is of 12 megapixels. This is a Sony IMX363 sensor and has an f / 1.8 lens. There is a sensor of 2 megapixels with it. It is worth noting that the primary sensor used in this phone has also been used in Mi Mix 2S and Poco F1. Apart from this, the camera setup is equipped with AI Portrait and AI Scene Detection. On the front is an 8-megapixel camera. It has features equipped with Artificial Intelligence.
Redmi 9 comes with a large 5,020 mAh battery with 18W Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging support. The company offers a 10W charger inside the box. The Redmi 9 also supports AI Face Unlock and comes with a rear fingerprint sensor. Redmi 8 has a 5,000 mAh battery. It supports 18W fast charging. However, a 10W charger is provided in the retail box.
The dimensions of Redmi 9 are 163.32×77.01×9.01 millimeters and weighing 198 grams. Redmi 8 is smaller and lighter than its successor. Its dimensions are 156.3×75.4×9.4 millimeters and weighing 188 grams.