Redmi 9A and Redmi 9C Malaysia release: up to MTK Helio G35 chipset, 5000mAh battery & more starting from RM359
In other news, Xiaomi Malaysia have also just announced their new smartphones - the Redmi 9A and Redmi 9C - as new budget-friendly devices. Priced at RM359 and RM429 respectively, both of them are quite similar except for some specs configuration and colour variants.
So what are the differences? Well, the Redmi 9C is using a MediaTek Helio G35 chipset and a triple rear camera setup (13MP + 2MP + 2MP), whereas the Redmi 9A only has a single 13MP rear camera and a lesser MediaTek Helio G25 chipset. Besides that, the Redmi 9C has a rear fingerprint sensor + face unlock, and the former lacks the fingerprint sensor.
That said, the rest of the tech specs are exactly the same. Both phones feature a 6.53 HD+ Dot Drop display, a 5MP front camera, 5000mAh battery (10W charging), 2GB + 32GB memory capacity (expandable memory up to 512GB) and MIUI 12 based on Android 10 out of the box. At this moment, only the Redmi 9A will be available from 14 July at every Authorized Mi Stores for RM359. The Redmi 9C will only come at the end of July.
Setting the new standard for entry-level smartphones. Redmi 9A & Redmi 9C is finally here. Redmi 9C (2+32GB)RM429...Posted by Xiaomi Malaysia on Monday, 29 June 2020
Speaking of price, the Redmi 9A will have a flash sale deal on 7.7 on Lazada and Shopee. For just one day, it will be just RM319 during the campaign. That's all, folks. What do you think of the entry-level phones? Let us know in the comments below and stay tuned for more trending tech gadget news at TechNave.com.