Xiaomi introduces the latest member of the Redmi Note family, Redmi Note 9S

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Global technology leader Xiaomi today announced Redmi Note 9S, a new mid-range performance star, is coming to Malaysia. This was unveiled during Xiaomi’s global online stream launch earlier in the day. Delivering on the five-star experience Redmi Note users have come to expect, the new device features a powerful processor, striking symmetrical design, outstanding quad camera setup and long-lasting battery. Starting from 27th March 2020 , Redmi Note 9S will be available in Malaysia starting from RM 799 as well as flash sales at RM 699.

Applauding the success of Redmi Note 9S global online launch, Nicholas Shi, Xiaomi Country Manager of Malaysia and Singapore, said “The Redmi Note series is our most popular smartphone series and it is not hard to see why. It illustrates our philosophy of innovation perfectly with its amazing performance and honest pricing. Redmi Note 9S carries forward the legacy of the Redmi Note series with its great features that will surely excite Mi fans and customers in Malaysia. Our goal is to allow everyone to have access to the latest technology at attractive prices. We firmly believe that everyone, regardless of their background and location, deserves to enjoy technologies and innovations. And at this special time, it will be just one click away.”

Performance reigns supreme with a powerful chipset and high-magnitude battery Equipped with the powerful Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 720G chipset, which consists of an octa-core CPU with a 2.3GHz maximum clock speed, Adreno™ 618 GPU and 8nm process technology. Redmi Note 9S offers an unparalleled user experience through its advanced AI technology and power-efficiency improvements.

As the first smartphone in the Redmi Note lineup to feature a Z-axis linear vibration motor, it enables faster acceleration which results in better haptic feedback compared to traditional motors.

Its 5020mAh high-capacity battery keeps users fully powered throughout the day, even during heavy usage. When it’s time to recharge, the device offers 18W fast charging and comes with a 22.5W in-box charger.

Premium quality legacy continues with sleek design and dazzling display

Touting an all-new, notch-free design, Redmi Note 9S sports a unique square-shaped camera layout and side-mounted fingerprint sensor that doubles as a power button for fast, convenient unlocking. Featuring a 6.67” FHD+ DotDisplay with Redmi Note’s first-ever in-display front camera, the device’s premium, symmetrical design boasts an impressive 91% screen-to-body ratio for a more immersive experience. The display also offers TÜV Rheinland low blue light certification to ensure long-lasting eye comfort. Meanwhile, the device is available in three captivating colors to appease any consumer, including Interstellar Grey, Aurora Blue and Glacier White.

Redmi Note 9S advances Redmi Note’s legacy of developing high-quality phones that are sure to satisfy with its splash-proof nano coating and Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5 on the front and back.

Photography and videography shine through with an innovative quad camera setup

Redmi Note 9S features an impressive quad camera setup on the back with a 48MP main lens and a large 1/2” sensor for ultra-high-resolution day photos. Its 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens lets users capture large group images with ease, while its 5MP macro lens and 2MP depth sensor round out the setup to capture beautiful images, every time.

On the front, Redmi Note 9S sports a 16MP lens for its in-display selfie camera, minimizing front screen bezels without compromising camera quality.

Price and availability

Redmi Note 9S will soon be available both online and offline in two versions, 4GB+64GB version and 6GB+128GB version

Retailed for RM 799, the 4GB+64GB version will be first available as a Lazada online exclusive from 27th – 31st March 2020. From 1st April 2020, the 4GB+64GB version will be available at all channels, including Authorised Mi Stores in Malaysia.

In conjunction with Lazada’s 8th Birthday Sale promotion on 27th March 2020, the 4GB+64GB version of Redmi Note 9S will be available, through a special online click campaign, for RM 699 as flash sales. The first round of flash sales will start in the first two hours of the promotion (12AM-2AM). So, get ready!

The 6GB+128GB version will retail for RM 899. Pre-sale of the 6GB+128GB version will begin on 1st April 2020 and the first sale will kick off on 7th April 2020. The 6GB+128GB version will be available at all channels, including Authorised Mi Stores and e-commerce platforms in Malaysia.

All the three colors Interstellar Grey, Aurora Blue and Glacier White will soon be available for both versions.

For more information, please visit Xiaomi Malaysia Facebook page and Lazada Malaysia Mi Store:


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