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Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite (2019) review

Android OS v9.0 (Pie)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 710
Adreno 616
6 GB / 128 GB
6.39 inches (1080 x 2340 px)
48 + 8 + 2 MP, 8000 x 6000 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

Xiaomi announced the launch of the Mi 9 Lite smartphone in 2019. The manufacturer is offering the Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite phone with 6.39 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chipset, 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.

The Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, and a Li-Po 4030 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.39 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1080 x 2340 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite specifications

BrandXiaomi
NameMi 9 Lite
ModelMI9LITE
Release date2019

Body

The weight of Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite is about 6.31 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Xiaomi phone are average (6.17 x 2.93 x 0.34 inches).

Weight6.31 oz
Dimensions6.17 x 2.93 x 0.34 inches
Colorsaurora blue, onyx grey, pearl white
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v9.0 (Pie)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 710
CPUOcta-core, Dual-core 2.2 GHz Kryo, Hexa-core 1.7 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 616

Display

The size of Mi 9 Lite screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.39 inches AMOLED display of Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite with 1080 x 2340 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size6.39 inches
Resolution1080 x 2340 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite (6 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (128 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM6 GB
Internal storage128 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Mi 9 Lite is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of Mi 9 Lite has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera32 MP
Main camera48 + 8 + 2 MP, 8000 x 6000 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Mi 9 Lite comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Mi 9 Lite phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C, USB host
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 4030 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Mi 9 Lite isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 4030 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Mi 9 Lite phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Xiaomi phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, in-display fingerprint sensor, light, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 5, Dual SIM, Fast charging, Hi-Res Audio, MIUI, Quick Charge
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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