As operators roll out their 5G networks, manufacturers of smartphones continue to offer new models that support this next generation of connectivity. And fortunately, today, if you want to access 5G, you no longer have to buy a high-end smartphone that costs more than 600 euros.
Indeed, there are already many affordable models on the market that are compatible with 5G. And soon, Xiaomi’s Redmi brand will launch the 5G version of its Redmi Note 9.
Finally, a 5G device in the Redmi range Note
The devices in this line are affordable, but offer good specs, acceptable cameras, and excellent battery life. However, so far no Redmi smartphone Note did not support 5G.
But the good news is that the Redmi Note 9T will be on the market soon. This is the umpteenth version of the Redmi Note 9 whose particularity will be 5G. And as the count announces Twitter from Xiaomi, the presentation of this device will take place online on January 8.
At the moment, Xiaomi has not yet revealed the characteristics of this new device. However, as the Android Authority site notes, this information has already been leaked from the German site ofAmazon.
A modest technical sheet, but with 5G
According to our colleagues, the Redmi Note 9T is expected to use a Mediatek Dimensity 800U processor, have a 6.53-inch display with FHD + resolution, as well as a 5,000mAh battery compatible with charging at 18W. On the back, there would be a 48-megapixel main camera.
Regarding the price, this new smartphone from Xiaomi would cost 229.90 euros with for the basic version, and 269.90 euros with a storage of 128 GB. In fact it would be the same model, but with another name, as the Redmi Note 9 5G that Xiaomi has already launched in China.
Numerous smartphones Affordable 5G expected to be available in 2021
But of course, for the moment, this information on the 5G version of the Redmi Note 9 have yet to be confirmed by Xiaomi during its presentation. And fortunately, we will not have to wait very long.
A priori, this model will not be impressive. But it will allow Redmi customers to access 5G without breaking the bank. Moreover, it should be noted that this year, we should see many affordable models coming onto the market that are compatible with 5G. The company Qualcomm has just presented a new chip that will allow manufacturers to offer smartphones 5G under $ 250.
Among the manufacturers who will use this new processor, there is the OnePlus brand, which, since 2020, offers affordable devices with its OnePlus North series.