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

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime Specifications

Key Specs
Display 6.53 inches
Front Camera 8 MP
Back Camera 13+8+5+2 MP
Chipset Mediatek Helio G80
Internal Storage 64/128 GB
Battery 5,020 mAh
Price in Nepal Rs. 17,999 (4/64 GB)
Rs. 18,999 (4/128 GB)
Price in India INR 9,999
Dimension 163.3 x 77 x 9.1 mm
Weight 198 g
Build Material Glass Front, Plastic Back, Plastic Frame
Sim Slot Dual SIM (dual stand by)
Sim Size Nano-SIM
IP Rating & Resistance Water repellent coating
Operating System Android 10, MIUI 12
Colors Space Blue, Mint Green, Matte Black, Sunrise Flare
Size 6.53 inches
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9
Pixel Density ~395 ppi
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Front Camera
Setup Single
Lens 8MP, f/2.0, Wide lens (27 mm)
Flash N0
Optical Image Stabilization N0
Autofocus Yes, PDAF
Features HDR
Video [email protected]
Back Camera
Setup Quad
Lens 13 MP, f/2.2, Wide lens (28 mm)
8 MP, f/2.2, Ultra-wide lens(118˚)
5 MP, f/2.4, Macro lens
2MP, f/2.4, Depth Sensor
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Optical Image Stabilization N0
Autofocus Yes, PDAF
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected]
Chipset Mediatek Helio G80 (12 nm)
Processor Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
Graphics Mali-G52 MC2
Internal Storage 64/128 GB
Expandable Storage Yes, MicroSD, up to 512 GB
Type eMMC 5.1
Audio Jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
FM Radio Yes
Network Connectivity
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wi-Fi Features Wi-Fi Direct, Dual-band, Hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
USB Type USB Type-C reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
USB version 2.0
Technology GSM/HSPA/LTE
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Placement Rear Mount
Accelerometer Yes
Gyro Yes
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer N0
Capacity 5,020 mAh
Type Non-removable Li-Po
Fast Charging 18W Fast charging

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

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

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

For the front, there’s an 8 MP 27 mm wide camera lens of aperture of f/2.0. The front camera is placed in 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 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 the power battery capacity of 5,020 mAh. The non-removable battery supports 18W Fast Charging. Also, some other features are Type-C port, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, headphone jack, Infrared port and speakers.

Xiaomi Redmi 9 prime colors

Availability and Price of Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime

Prime is recently launched in Nepal with the tag #PrimeTimeAllRounder. However, the specs shares with standard Redmi 9. Also the price of Redmi 9 Prime is 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 standard Redmi 9 or the Prime variant. However, user will get more colors to choose on. Colors available are: Matte Black, Mint Green, Space Blue and Sunrise Flare.

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