Lu Weibing hints that Redmi Note9 is coming: the best choice for a thousand yuan phone

In the just-concluded Double 11 shopping carnival, Redmi has been in the limelight for a while with its impressive record of occupying 6 seats in the TOP10. Among them, the Note8 series that went on the market last year is still booming. According to Lu Weibing, president of Xiaomi Group China and general manager of Redmi brand, after the launch of this series of models, global sales exceeded 10 million in three months, and users praised the Note series as "the best choice for thousand yuan phones." At this time, Lu Weibing's announcement of this news seems to also hint that the successor of this aircraft-the long-explained brand new Note9 series is coming.


In terms of appearance, according to previously exposed news, the new Redmi Note9 series will provide two versions of Note9 and Note9 Pro, and the two have a large difference in appearance. The standard version will adopt an open-hole full-screen design and a front camera. The opening is located in the upper left corner of the screen, and the back of the fuselage is equipped with a round three-camera camera module; while the high-end version uses a center-drilled full-screen design with a round four-camera camera module on the rear.


In terms of configuration, the new Redmi Note9 series will all adopt a full-screen LCD digging design, with a maximum screen refresh rate of 120Hz and a touch sampling rate of 240Hz. The standard version will be equipped with MediaTek Dimensity 720 processor, while the high-end version will be equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G processor, and is also expected to be equipped with a 100 million pixel main camera. The sensor size is 1/1.52 inches and the unit pixel area is 0.7 μm, support 9 pixels in one, which is equivalent to 2.1μm, which can effectively increase the amount of light in extremely dark environments and ensure the details of the picture.


It is reported that the new Redmi Note9 series is expected to be released at the end of this month at the earliest, and has been approved by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. According to the latest hint from Lu Weibing's Weibo, the starting price of the machine is expected to be around 1,000 yuan (USD $143) . More detailed information, we will wait and see.