The Redmi Note 9S, the reshaped version of the Redmi Note 9 Pro, was recently launched globally. Key features of the Redmi Note 9S include HD display, quad rear camera setup and 5020mAh battery. When it comes to competition, the smartphone will go head to head with Realme 6. Realme 6, the latest midme budget smartphone, has gone on sale in India this month. Key features of the newly launched smartphone include a quad rear camera setup, Android 10 based Realme UI, and a 4,300mAh battery. News Nation brings you a quick comparison between Redmi Note 9S and Realme 6 smartphones based on their price and specifications.
Redmi Note 9s
The Redmi Note 9S sports a 6.67-inch full-HD + (1080 x 2400) display with a 91 percent screen-to-body ratio and a 20: 9 aspect ratio. The smartphone supports dual-SIM (Nano) technology and runs on Android 10 with MIUI 11 custom skin on top. Under the hood, the Redmi Note 9S is powered by an 8nm octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor mated to 6GB of RAM. It has 128GB of internal storage which can be increased to 512GB via microSD card.
On the imaging front, the Redmi Note 9S is equipped with a quad rear camera setup with a 48-megapixel main camera with f / 1.79 aperture. The primary camera is assisted by an 8-megapixel wide-angle camera with a 119-degree field, 5-megapixel macro lens, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. At the same time, the front has a 16-megapixel selfie camera.
Redmi Note 9S has a 5020mAh battery for 18W fast charging. It is worth mentioning here that the fast charger comes in the smartphone’s retail package. Connectivity options on the smartphone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS / A-GPS, NVIC, USB Type-C and a 3.5mm headphone jack. In addition, there is a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for authentication.
The 4GB + 64GB variant of Redmi Note 9S is priced at RM 799 (approx. Rs. 13,700) in Malaysia. On the other hand, the 6GB + 128GB storage model of Redmi Note 9S is priced at RM 899 (about Rs 15,000). The Redmi Note 9S comes in Aurora Blue, Glacier White, and Interstellar Gray color options.
Realme 6 has a 6.5-inch full-HD + (1080×2400 pixels) ultra smooth display with a 90Hz refresh rate, 20: 9 aspect ratio, 90.5 percent screen-to-body ratio, and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The smartphone supports dual-SIM (Nano) technology and runs Android 10 with Realme UI on top. Under the hood, the device is powered by the octa-core MediaTek Helio G90T SoC, coupled with LPDDR4X quad-channel RAM up to 8GB. It provides up to 128GB of internal storage which can be expanded via microSD card (up to 256GB).
On the imaging front, Realme 6 is equipped with a quad rear camera setup with a 64-megapixel Samsung GW1 primary sensor with f / 1.8 lens. The primary camera consists of an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle f / 2.3 lens, a 2-megapixel tertiary sensor with f / 2.4 lens for portrait shots, and a 2-megapixel quad-sensor with f / . 2.4 Macro Lens. At the front, there is a 16-megapixel selfie camera with f / 2.0 lens.
Connectivity options on the smartphone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS / A-GPS and a USB Type-C port. Sensors onboard include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, magnetometer and proximity sensor. The device packs a 4,300mAh battery that supports 30W flash charge technology. Realme 6 measures 162.1×74.8×8.9 mm and weighs 191 grams.
The price of 4GB RAM + 64GB storage model of Realme 6 in India has been set at Rs 12,999. Whereas, the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant of Realme 6 is priced at Rs 14,999 and its 8GB RAM + 128GB variant is priced at Rs 15,999. The smartphone comes in comet blue and comet white color shades.