Along with the announcement of Xiaomi Mi 9 and Mi 9 Transparent Edition smartphones in Chana, the company also announced Mi 9 SE – a more compact and more affordable smartphone with world’s first Snapdragon 712 Processor.
The Xiaomi Mi 9 SE features a 5.97-inch water drop/dew-drop style FullHD+ super AMOLED display(2280 X 1080p) with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. It is powered by an Octa-core Snapdragon 712 10nm processor clocking at 2.3GHz along with Adreno 616 GPU. It comes in two variants – 6GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB. The Mi 9 SE is running on Android 9.0 Pie based on MIUI 10. The smartphone packs in a 3070mAH battery with 18W fast charging. Also, even this device doesn’t have a 3.5mm headphone jack.In the camera department, the Mi 9 SE packs in a triple rear camera setup- 48MP+8MP+13MP with the main 48MP rear sensor being a Sony IMX586 sensor, 0.8μm pixel size, f/1.75 aperture, PDAF, an 8MP telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture and a 13MP ultra-wide angle lens with f/2.0 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size. Some of the camera features include intelligent super wide-angle mode, super night mode, Moon mode, 960fps super slow-mo, panoramic mode, pro mode, countdown photo and shooting mode, facial recognition, HDR, dual flash, AI beauty, baby beauty, AI smart slimming, super wide angle Edge distortion correction, group face correction, portrait body mode. The device houses a 20MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. Mi 9 comes with an In-display fingerprint scanner at the front. Xiaomi Mi 9 SE Specifications
- 6.39-inch FullHD+ super AMOLED display(2280 X 1080p) with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection, HDR display support
- Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 Processor, Adreno 640 GPU
- 6GB/8GB/12GB RAM
- 128GB/256GB Internal storage, microSD card support up to 256GB
- 48MP(f/1.7)+8MP(f/2.4)+13MP(f2.0) Triple rear cameras, 4K video capture, AI scene camera
- 20MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
- 3070mAh battery with 18W Quick charge support, USB type-c port
- Android 9.0 Pie, MIUI 10
- In-display fingerprint scanner, Face unlock
- Dual band wifi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC,
- Thickness: 7.45mm and weight: 155g
Pricing and Availability
- Mi 9 SE 6GB+64GB is priced at 1999 yuan (INR 21,158 approx.)
- Mi 9 SE 6GB+128GB is priced at 2299 yuan (INR 34,897 approx.)
The smartphone will go on sale on March 1st in China.
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