Xiaomi Nepal launched a new smartphone Redmi 9 Prime. Prime is the Indian variant of the standard Redmi 9 model. So, people might get confused about what’s new in this smartphone. To clear out, there is no big change but has a minor change that won’t affect the performance in a good or bad manner. So, let’s check out the actual specifications of Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime and its price in Nepal.

Overview of Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime

Xiaomi Redmi 9 prime price in nepal, Xiaomi Redmi 9 prime cost

Design and Display

The Prime features a bezel-less display with a small waterdrop notch. The screen size is the same 6.53 inches where the company claims to have an 83.2% screen-to-body ratio. The display type used in this smartphone is IPS LCD and has an FHD+ resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. The aspect ratio having 19.5:9 with a density of 395 PPI.

This new smartphone features the same quad camera setup. Actually, it shares the same body design as the Redmi 9. Right side, the device comes with volume rocker buttons and a power button. speaker grill on the bottom with charging port and headphone jack port. The camera setup on the rear also has the fingerprint scanner below.

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The quad-camera setup on the rear camera presents a 13 MP main camera with a 28mm wide lens. Three Cameras are aligned straight on the center with the fingerprint sensor. The fourth camera lies beside lining up with the LED Flash. There is a 2 MP depth sensor with an f/2.4 aperture. Accompanied by an 8 MP ultra-wide lens with an aperture of f/2.2 having 118 ̊ view angle. And the fourth lens is a 5 MP macro lens with an f/2.4 aperture.

For the front, there’s an 8 MP 27 mm wide camera lens with an aperture of f/2.0. The front camera is placed in a waterdrop notch in front.

Xiaomi Redmi 9 prime cameras


Under the performance, there’s a MediaTek Helio G80 SoC CPU. Prime is configured with 4 GB of RAM paired with 64 GB and 128 GB internal storage. Storage can be expanded by using a microSD card. Along with the 2 nano-SIM card slots. The handset operates on MIUI 12 based on Android 10.

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Battery and Other Features

The 9 Prime has a powerful battery capacity of 5,020 mAh. The non-removable battery supports 18W Fast Charging. Also, some other features are a Type-C port, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, headphone jack, Infrared port, and speakers.

Xiaomi Redmi 9 prime colors

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Specifications

Body163.3 x 77 x 9.1 mm, 198 g
Display6.53 inches, IPS LCD, 400 nits (Typ.)
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels, 20:9 ratio 
IP RatingNo, Water-repellent coating
Glass ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3
ProcessorMediatek Helio G80 (12 nm)
CPUOcta-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPUMali-G52 MC2
Storage64 / 128 GB
OSAndroid 10, MIUI 11
Rear CameraQuad Cameras
Primary: 13 MP, f/2.2, 28mm (wide), 1/3.1″, 1.12µm, PDAF
Ultrawide: 8 MP, f/2.2, 118˚
Macro: 5 MP, f/2.4
Depth: 2 MP, f/2.4
Front Camera8 MP, f/2.0, 27mm (wide), 1/4.0″, 1.12µm
Video ResolutionRear: [email protected]
Front: [email protected]
SecurityFingerprint (side-mounted), Software-based Face Unlock
Connectivity4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, Infrared, USB Type-C 2.0
Battery5020 mAh
ChargingFast charging 18W
ColorsSpace Blue, Mint Green, Matte Black, Sunrise Flare
Price in NepalRs. 17,999 (4+64 GB) | Rs. 18,999 (4+128 GB)

Availability and Price of Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime

Prime is recently launched in Nepal with the tag #PrimeTimeAllRounder. However, the specs share with standard Redmi 9. Also the price of Redmi 9 Prime is the same i.e. Rs. 17,999 for the 4/64 GB variant. The top tier 4/128 GB variant is Rs. 18,999.

So, it won’t be a difficult choice to choose between the standard Redmi 9 or the Prime variant. However, users will get more colors to choose from. The colors available are Matte Black, Mint Green, Space Blue, and Sunrise Flare.


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