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Realme 9i India launch date confirmed on January 18; price leak online



The Realme 9i India launch date is set for January 18, the Chinese company confirmed on Thursday. A microsite for the Realme 9i is now live on the official Realme India website, teasing some of the key specifications of the handset. The new Realme 9 series smartphone, powered by the Snapdragon 680 SoC, recently debuted in Vietnam. Other highlights of the handset include a 90Hz refresh rate, triple rear camera setup consisting of a 50-megapixel primary sensor and a 16-megapixel selfie camera. The Realme 9i packs a 5,000mAh battery that also supports 33W charging. Separately, the price of the Realme 9i has been tipped online ahead of the official announcement. The smartphone is expected to arrive as a mid-range offering.

realme 9i india launch date

realme india tweeted To announce the official launch date of Realme 9i in the country on Thursday, December 13. The smartphone is scheduled to launch on January 18 at 12:30 PM IST. The company also sent out a media invite for the launch which will take place virtually on social media and YouTube. Furthermore, a dedicated webpage has been created on the website to tease the Realme 9i launch in India.

Realme 9i Price in India (Expected)

Renowned tipster Yogesh Brar (@heyitsyogesh) tweeted Realme 9i India price details. According to the tipster, the handset is priced at Rs. 13,999 or Rs. 14,499 in India.

In Vietnam, the Realme 9i was launched for VND 6,290,000 (approximately Rs 20,500) for a single 6GB + 128GB storage option. It has been introduced in Prism Black and Prism Blue color options.

realme 9i specifications

The teased Indian variant of the Realme 9i looks similar to the model that debuted in Vietnam. Realme confirmed that the handset will include Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 SoC and will have 33W fast charging support.

The dual-SIM (Nano) Realme 9i runs on Android 11-based Realme UI 2.0. It sports a 6.6-inch full-HD+ (2,400×1,080 pixels) IPS LCD display with a refresh rate of 90Hz and a maximum brightness of 480nits. Realme 9i is equipped with 6GB LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB inbuilt UFS 2.2 storage. The storage can be expanded up to 1TB with the help of microSD card.

As mentioned, the Realme 9i packs a triple rear camera unit, consisting of a 50-megapixel primary camera and two 2-megapixel sensors. It also has a 16-megapixel selfie camera. The Realme 9i packs a 5,000mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging.

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