Xiaomi introduces Entry Level Redmi 9T

Xiaomi today introduces the Xiaomi Redmi 9T in Singapore. It has a massive 6,000mAh battery and a sweet price point with 2 variants. Check out the specs and Press Release below.

Redmi 9T will be available in Singapore at a later date, where the 4GB+64GB version will retail at SGD199 and the 6GB+128GB version at SGD229. Here are the specs:-


48MP AI quad rear camera

  • 48MP main camera
    • 1/2” sensor size
    • 1.6μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel, 0.8μm pixel size
    • -f/1.79, 6P lens, AF
  • 8MP ultra-wide angle camera
    • FOV 120°
    • f/2.2
  • 2MP macro camera
    • 1.75μm pixel size, f/2.4, FF
  • 2MP depth sensor
    • 1.75μm pixel size, f/2.4
  • 8MP selfie camera
    • 1.12μm pixel size, f/2.05

Display & Design

  • 6.53″ FHD+ Dot Drop display
    • Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 front
    • Brightness: 400 nits (typ)
    • Color temperature adjustment-Sunlight mode, Standard mode, Reading mode 2.0
    • TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certification
    • L1 Widevine certified
  • Anti-fingerprint texture back
  • Available colors:
    • Carbon Gray, Twilight Blue, Sunrise Orange, Ocean Green
  • Dimensions: 162.3mm x 77.3mm x 9.6mm
  • Weight: 198g


  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 662 mobile platform
    • Qualcomm® Kryo™ 260, octa-core CPU, up to 2.0GHz
    • Qualcomm® Adreno™ 610 GPU
    • 11nm manufacturing process
    • 3rd generation Qualcomm® AI Engine
  • UFS 2.1 (64GB)/UFS 2.2(128GB) storage
  • Dual speakers, dust blaster, Hi-Res Audio Certified

Battery & Charging

  • 6,000mAh (typ) battery
  • 18W fast charging
    • In-box charger 22.5W
    • Reverse wired charging*
  • USB-C port


  • Dual SIM + microSD
    • Expandable storage up to 512GB
  • Bands
    • 2G: GSM: B2/3/5/8
    • 3G: WCDMA: B1/2/4/5/8
    • 4G: TDD-LTE: B38/40/41(2535-2655MHz)
    • 4G: FDD-LTE: B1/2/3/4/5/7/8/20/28
  • Wireless Network:
    • 2.4GHz/5GHz WIFI
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • IR Blaster
  • FM radio (with headphones)
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And here is the Press Release.

Press Release

Xiaomi introduces the latest entry-level king in Singapore: Redmi 9T

Starting from SGD199, Redmi 9T disrupt the entry-level smartphone segment with exceptional performance and multi-day battery life

SINGAPORE, January 8, 2021 –– Global technology leader, Xiaomi today announced the newest addition to the Redmi smartphone family in Singapore: Redmi 9T during a global online livestream. The new king of entry-level, Redmi 9T is designed to deliver the exceptional performance and multi-day battery life that users crave without compromising on photography capabilities and overall design. Redmi 9T will be available from SGD199.

Redmi 9T

Develop cinematic photos, spend less time editing

Redmi 9T is a photography powerhouse with its 48MP AI quad rear-camera. The device’s 8MP ultra-wide angle camera accommodates large group photos and wide landscape shots without cropping, while its 2MP macro lens and 2MP depth sensor enable stunning close-up shots with professional-level bokeh. Redmi 9T is also equipped with a new movie frame feature that gives photos a more cinematic look and feel without editing. It also sports a new time-lapse feature which offers various speed and duration values for shooting so users can capture creative time-lapse photos without tapping a DSLR or other professional camera.

Performance shines through with powerful chipset and high-capacity battery

Despite its lightweight design, Redmi 9T packs a punch with its 6,000mAh (typ) battery and Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 662 chipset. Combined with its 11nm energy-efficient processor, Redmi 9T delivers higher performance with less heat production and lower power consumption than previous generations. Moreover, MIUI battery saving mode and reverse wired charging capabilities help maximize all-day, and even multi-day usage. Finally, Redmi 9T comes with 18W fast charging and an in-box 22.5W charger.

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Durability and comfort join forces for a superior entry-level smartphone experience

Redmi 9T features a modern and minimalistic design with its rounded corners and an anti-fingerprint textured back. Its 6.53” FHD+ Dot Drop display with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 offers a crisp and clear viewing experience and strong protection against cracks and scratches.

Redmi 9T also comes with Widevine L1 and TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certifications for a more enjoyable viewing experience. The device is available in four delightful color variants: Carbon Gray, Twilight Blue, Sunrise Orange, and Ocean Green.

Pricing and Availability

Redmi 9T will be available in Singapore at a later date, where the 4GB+64GB version will retail at SGD199 and the 6GB+128GB version at SGD229. Both versions will be available online at the official Xiaomi store on Lazada and Shopee, as well as offline at all Authorized Mi Stores and other official retailers in Singapore. Stay tuned to find out the official sales start date.

For more information on Xiaomi Singapore, please visit Xiaomi’s official website and information portal at https://www.mi.com/sg/, or follow their official Facebook or Instagram pages for other exciting updates.


About Xiaomi Corporation

Xiaomi Corporation was founded in April 2010 and listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on July 9, 2018 (1810.HK). Xiaomi is an internet company with smartphones and smart hardware connected by an Internet of Things (IoT) platform at its core.

With an equal emphasis on innovation and quality, Xiaomi continuously pursues high-quality user experience and operational efficiency. The company relentlessly builds amazing products with honest prices to let everyone in the world enjoy a better life through innovative technology.

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Xiaomi is currently the world’s third-largest smartphone brand and has established the world’s leading consumer AIoT (AI+IoT) platform with 289.5 million smart devices connected to its platform, excluding smartphones and laptops. Xiaomi products are present in more than 90 markets around the world. In August 2020, the company made the Fortune Global 500 list for the second time, ranking 422nd, up 46 places compared to the previous year. Xiaomi also ranked 7th among internet companies on the list.

Xiaomi is a constituent of the Hang Seng Index, Hang Seng China Enterprises Index and Hang Seng TECH Index.

For more information about Xiaomi as a company, please visit https://blog.mi.com/en/.