Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T

Price in Kenya Approx. 26,600
Display 6.53 inch,
Camera 48MP + 2MP + 2MP
Selfie 13MP
Storage 128GB
Chipset Dimensity 800U
O.S Android 10
Battery 5000 mAh

KSh 26,500 KSh 27,000

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi announced the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T smartphone in Kenya. The Redmi Note 9T is expected to be priced at 26,600 Kenya shillings for the 64GB with 4GB RAM storage configuration but will also be available in a 128GB with 4GB RAM version. Interested customers can pick it up in Nightfall Black, and Daybreak Purple color options.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T price in Kenya & key features

Price 26,600 shillings
Display 6.53 inch,
Camera 48MP + 2MP + 2MP
Selfie 13MP
Storage 128GB
Chipset Density 800U
O.S Android 10
Battery 5000 mAh


The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T measures 165.1 x 76.4 x 9.3 mm (height x width x thickness) with a total weight of 199 grams. Coming to cameras, it has a 48 MP rear camera and a 13 MP front camera for selfies. This phone has a 6.53 inches, 1080 x 2340 pixels IPS display with a pixel density of 395 PPI. It has a 2.0, Type-C 1.0 port for data syncing and charging. There is a fingerprint sensor present on the Redmi Note 9T. It is a dual SIM smartphone with support for 4G, 5G, Wi-Fi, and GPS too.


This phone, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T was released in 2021, January 18. This phone has a 165.1 x 76.4 x 9.3 mm dimension and weighs about 199 grams. It is also a Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) smartphone. On the front is a hole-punch display wherein the selfie camera lies. Its back panel has a circular triple-camera module centrally placed. As for the fingerprint scanner, it is side-mounted.

The Redmi Note 9T comes in the colors Nightfall Black, and Daybreak Purple. It makes use of the USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go, and has a 3.5 mm jack. The phone also has Bluetooth version 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive, and GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS. It also supports Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot. As for the Infrared port and NFC, they are very much present (market/region dependent).


Now, let us take a look at the display this phone has to offer. Everyone loves a good display on a phone for obvious reasons. Namely, the display is the one part of a phone you will ever interact with. Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T has an impressive IPS LCD display panel that measures 6.53 inches, 104.7 cm. This display has a decent 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution and an equally high 395 PPI density. As for the selfie camera, it is inside that hole punch on the top right corner. This phone’s build is plastic with a Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), plastic back, and a plastic frame.


The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T smartphone supports four network technologies. These are GSM, HSPA, LTE, and 5G. HSPA extends and improves the performance of existing 3G mobile telecommunication networks using the WCDMA protocols. LTE  is a standard for wireless broadband communication for mobile devices and data terminals, based on the GSM/EDGE and UMTS/HSPA technologies.

Global System for Mobile Communications is a standard developed by the European Telecommunications Standards Institute to describe the protocols for second-generation digital cellular networks used by mobile devices such as mobile phones and tablets. You may also want to see the  Mi 10T 5G smartphone.


A phone platform is the hardware/software environment for tablets, smartphones, and other portable devices. Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T runs on the Android 10, MIUI 12 operating system. Android 10 is the tenth major release and the 17th version of the Android mobile operating system.  Also powering Redmi Note 9T is an Octa-core (2×2.4 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55), MediaTek Dimensity 800U 5G (7 nm) chipset.

Under the hood, it also brings a Mali-G57 MC3 GPU. The ARM Mali-G57 MP3 is an integrated mid-range graphics card for ARM-based SoCs (mostly Android-based). It was introduced in 2020 in the MediaTek Dimensity 800U and uses 3 clusters (hence the MC3/MP3 name). The Redmi Note 9T comes with 128GB with 64GB (UFS 2.1) 4GB RAM, and 128GB (UFS 2.2 ) 4GB RAM. You may also want to check out the Redmi 9T smartphone.


There are four cameras on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T. They are made up of a main 48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF, 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro), and a 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth). Its main feature is LED flash, panorama, HDR and it can shoot video up to [email protected], [email protected]/60fps with the main camera, and [email protected] also with the selfie. Speaking of the selfie, on Redmi Note 9T 5G there is a single 13 MP, f/2.3, 29mm (standard) shooter.


Now Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T has a respectable Li-Po 5,000 mAh, non-removable battery with fast charging 18W, 33% in 30 min. It is a lasting battery given its 5,000 mAh capacity. Visit this product’s official website by following the highlighted link. 5G+5G dual SIM allows you to enjoy a comprehensive 5G experience, both for work and for entertainment.

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