Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro – The Flagship Killer 2.0

Xiaomi has finally launched the next iteration of its flagship line-up: the Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro. Dubbed as the “Flagship Killer 2.0” – the Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro is packed with serious horsepower, which goes head to head with other premium smartphones on the market. Unlike its other competitors, the Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro only costs a fraction of the price.

Internals

Powered by the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset and Adreno 640 GPU. The Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro comes with 6GB/8GB of RAM – which breezes through MIUI 10 on top of Android 9.0 Pie. Although the company has not announced an update to Android Q, you can expect the update to take place in 2020.The phone also comes with a 4,000mAh battery which supports 27 W fast charging. Xiaomi claims that the phone can be charged up to 58% in just 30 minutes and fully charges in 74 minutes. *

Display

This Flagship Killer features a Super AMOLED, 6.39-inch, Full HD+ display. Calibrated with sharp and punchy colours – the media experience on the Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro is nothing short of excellence. With the 20 MP front-facing shooter housed in a pop-up mechanism, the smartphone’s display is notch-less and has no viewing distractions that take away from the content.

Cameras

The 20 MP motorised front facing camera compliments a rear triple camera array – consisting of a primary 48MP Sony IMX586 shooter at f/1.8 aperture, a secondary 13 MP ultra-wide-angle lens and an 8 MP telephoto camera.

Conclusion

Unlike other Flagship Killers in the past, the Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro does not compromise to reach this jaw-dropping price point. With the notch-less display, top of the range internals and the massive battery, it is by far the most affordable flagship that anybody can buy today.We would highly recommend the Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro to anybody looking for a new mobile phone.

Specifications

• 6.39-inch FHD+ (2340 x 1080) AMOLED 19.5:9 display• Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 (7nm) 2.84GHz octa-core CPU• Adreno 640 GPU• 6GB RAM + 64GB / 128GB internal storage**• 8GB RAM + 128GB / 256GB internal storage**• 48MP Sony IMX586 F1.75 + 13MP F2.4 (ultrawide) + 8MP F2.4 (telephoto), rear cameras• 20MP F2.0 front camera (elevating)• Dual-SIM• 4G LTE• WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac• Bluetooth 5.0• GPS (Dual-band), A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS• NFC• FM Radio• USB 2.0 Type-C• Fingerprint scanner (in-screen)• MIUI 10 (Android 9.0 Pie) w/ Game Turbo 2.0• 4,000mAh battery w/ 27W fast charging• 156.7 x 74.3 x 8.8mm (dimensions)• 191 grams (weight)

*Charging and battery life were obtained from Xiaomi’s official site. Actual results may vary according to differences in the software version, environment, and phone edition.** Actual specifications may vary by region to region. Please refer to our eGlobal Central product page for more details