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Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition (2019) review

Android OS v9.0 (Pie)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Adreno 640
12 GB / 256 GB
6.39 inches (1080 x 2280 px)
48 + 12 + 16 MP, 8000 x 6000 px, autofocus

Xiaomi announced the launch of the Mi 9 Transparent Edition smartphone in 2019. The manufacturer is offering the Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition phone with 6.39 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset, 12 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal storage.

The Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, and a Li-Po 3300 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.39 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1080 x 2280 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 Transparent Edition specifications

BrandXiaomi
NameMi 9 Transparent Edition
ModelMI9TE
Release date2019

Body

The weight of Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition is about 6.1 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Xiaomi phone are average (6.2 x 2.94 x 0.3 inches).

Weight6.1 oz
Dimensions6.2 x 2.94 x 0.3 inches
Colorsblack
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition 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 855
CPUOcta-core, Single-core 2.84 GHz Kryo, Triple-core 2.42 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 640

Display

The size of Mi 9 Transparent Edition screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.39 inches Super AMOLED display of Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition with 1080 x 2280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.39 inches
Resolution1080 x 2280 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition (12 GB) cannot be expanded.

RAM12 GB
Internal storage256 GB
Memory card slotno

Camera

The camera of the Mi 9 Transparent Edition 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.

Selfie camera20 MP
Main camera48 + 12 + 16 MP, 8000 x 6000 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition 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 Transparent Edition 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 Transparent Edition phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

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 radiono
USBUSB Type-C, USB host
HeadphoneUSB Type-C adapter

Battery

The Li-Po 3300 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 Transparent Edition isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 3300 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 Transparent Edition 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 Transparent Edition 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. The Mi 9 Transparent Edition comes with wireless charging. Wireless charging uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects through electromagnetic induction.

Sensorsaccelerometer, barometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, in-display fingerprint sensor, light, proximity, step counter, step detector
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 6, Dual SIM, Fast charging, MIUI, Quick Charge, Wireless charging
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Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition / MI9TE

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