Redmi Note 9 Pro To Run On Snapdragon 720G, Launch In March? Complete Details Here
Redmi Note 9 Pro will be powered by the newly launched Snapdragon 720G chip, as per some reports. The Snapdragon 720G is an enhanced version of the current Snapdragon 710 with up to 60 percent added CPU performance.
Qualcomm announced three new chips: Snapdragon 720G, Snapdragon 662 and Snapdragon 460 at an event in Delhi.
Xiaomi is one of the first companies to confirm a smartphone on the new Snapdragon 720G chipset, and it is being expected as Redmi Note 9 Pro.
While Redmi Note 8 series launched in India less than three months ago, and Redmi Note 9 series will take some time to launch in India. Expected to be unveiled by March in China, it will hit the Indian market by May.
Redmi Note 9 Pro On Snapdragon 720G: Superpower On A Budget?
Xiaomi India has officially confirmed that Xiaomi will launch phones based on the latest Qualcomm premium chipsets, which include Snapdragon 765, Snapdragon 865 and the just launched Snapdragon 720G.
The latest Snapdragon 720G may power the Redmi Note 9 Pro, the next mid-range flagship from Redmi lineup.
The octa-core Snapdragon 720G will focus on gaming with 10-bit HDR support.
SD 720G will pack in a Qualcomm Hexagon 692 DSP for on-device AI operations. It will support 4K video recording and high-speed AMOLED displays. The chipset dons X15 LTE modem, ensuring download speeds upto as high as 800Mbps.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Specs, Features: What’s Getting Better?
Redmi Note 9 Pro will pack in glass design as the predecessors with some new colour combinations. Redmi Note 7 Pro and Redmi Note 8 Pro came with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protections with a gradient back design.
The leaks suggest Note 9 Pro in a gradient design as the Redmi K20 series.
Coming to display, Note 9 Pro will again come with a similar IPS LCD panel as other Redmi Note series phones.
Redmi Note 9 Pro will run on a new Snapdragon 700 series processor, expected to be the just launched Snapdragon 720G. The company will also put special focus on gaming performance as Redmi Note 8 Pro, hence chances are Redmi Note 9 Pro may come with Snapdragon 720G.
Redmi Note 9 Pro will also be setting some new standards with the camera, and hence Sony IMX686 64MP is expected as the main camera. Redmi Note 8 Pro already comes with Samsung 64MP sensor, so Note 9 Pro may also have the largest 108MP sensor.
It’s going to be a four-camera setup with wide-angle lens, a depth sensor and a macro camera.
Lastly, the same 4,500 mAh battery is expected on Redmi Note 9 Pro with battery capacity optimisation. The company already offers 18W fast charging, and either the same or a higher speed fast charging maybe the existing 27W fast charging or the new 30W fast charging charger.
Redmi Note 9 Pro India Launch, Redmi Note 9 Pro Launch In India
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro India launch will happen after the inaugural China launch. The Redmi Note 9 Pro launch in China is expected in March 2020. The device should launch in the first quarter of 2020, and it will come to India after some weeks.
So it’s safe to assume a April to May launch timeline for Redmi Note 9 series in India.
Redmi Note 9 India price will start at the same Rs 14,999 for the base variant. The company has been following a six-month-refresh-strategy for its Redmi Note series phones, in both India and China. Redmi Note 9 India launch will happen at the same event as Note 9 Pro.