Realme 9i 5G has launched in India today. It is the seventh device in the Realme 9 series. Notably, the brand launched the Realme 9i 4G earlier in January this year. The latest addition is quite different from the 4G version.
Alongside the smartphone, Realme has also announced the Realme TechLife Buds T100. The Realme 9i 5G falls under the Rs 15,000 price bracket. Read on to know what the smartphone offers out of the box.
Realme 9i 5G specifications and features
The Realme 9i 5G comes with a 6.6-inch LCD panel bearing an FHD+ resolution and a waterdrop notch. It features a 90Hz refresh rate and a 180Hz touch sampling rate. The smartphone has a boxy form factor and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner embedded in the power button. The back panel has three traditional camera rings.
On the optics front, the Realme 9i 5G features triple rear cameras. The setup comprises a 50MP main sensor paired with 2MP macro and 2MP depth lenses. On the front, there is an 8MP selfie snapper.
Under the hood, the Realme 9i 5G is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 810 processor based on a 6nm process. It packs up to 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage with support for a microSD card slot. The device also features 5GB virtual RAM extension technology. The Realme 9i is backed by a 5,000mAh battery unit with support for 18W fast charging. Software-wise, it ships with Android 12-based Realme UI 3.0.
Realme 9i 5G price in India
The Realme 9i 5G is offered in Metallic Gold and Rocking Black colour options. The base 4GB + 64GB variant costs Rs 14,999 whereas the 6GB + 128GB option is priced at Rs 16,999. The smartphone will go on sale from Flipkart and Realme.com starting August 24th. ICICI and HDFC Bank cardholders can avail flat Rs 1,000 discount on the purchase of the Realme 9i 5G.