Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T vs Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power – Review, specifications and prices

The new Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T phone has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 48 MP, MediaTek Dimensity 800U processor chipset and a battery of 5000 mAh. On other side, the Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.53 in (inches) 6.53 in (inches)
Processor MediaTek Dimensity 800U Qualcomm Snapdragon 662
Operating System MIUI V12 (Android 10) MIUI V12 (Android 10)
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes) 4 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 64 GB (gigabytes),128 GB (gigabytes) 64 GB (gigabytes),128 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 48/2/2 MP 48/8/2/2 MP
Front Camera 13 MP 8 MP
Battery 5000 mAh 6000 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T runs on MediaTek Dimensity 800U chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A76 and 6 cores of 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2400 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on MIUI V12 (Android 10) operating system.

The MediaTek Dimensity 800U is a less powerful chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 662.

Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 662, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 4 cores of 2.0 GHz Kryo 260 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 260. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2000 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on MIUI V12 (Android 10) OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T is carrying a ARM Mali-G57 MC3,3 cores gpu in the interior and the Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power has the Qualcomm Adreno 610,950 MHz (megahertz) graphics processor.

Battery

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T battery capacity is 5000 mAh which is a 20% (percent) less powerful than the 6000 mAh offered by the Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable and 22.5W in-box charger.
The Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power battery include Fast charging, Non-removable, 22.5W charger in box and Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.

Screen

The smartphone is using a IPS display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.53 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power is featuring a IPS display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.53 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T is the same size as Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power
1500:1 1500:1
2.5D curved glass screen 2.5D curved glass screen
450 cd/m² 400 cd/m²
84% NTSC 70% NTSC
Capacitive Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Corning Gorilla Glass 3
DotDisplay Scratch resistant
Scratch resistant TÜV Rheinland Certified Reading Mode
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certified
Widivine L1 Certified

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T is carrying a ram memory of 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 1800 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power is coming with a 4 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 4 gigabytes.

The maximum capacity offered by the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T is 6 gigabytes ,which is a 50% bigger than the Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power with 4 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T comes with or 64 GB (gigabytes) or 128 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 64 gigabytes.

At the more expensive edition, both smartphones present the same built-in storage capacity:128 gigabytes.

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power gets you or 64 GB (gigabytes) or 128 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 48/2/2 MP , the flash type is LED , carrying a sensor like Samsung S5KGM2 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 48/8/2/2 MP , the flash type is LED , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/2.2 f/2.2 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power
2 cm shooting distance (#4) Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Autofocus Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Digital image stabilization Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4)
Digital zoom Autofocus
Exposure compensation Digital image stabilization
Face detection Digital zoom
Geotagging Exposure compensation
HDR Face detection
ISO settings Fourth rear camera – 2 MP (macro)
Macro mode Geotagging
Panorama HDR
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) ISO settings
Pixel size – 1.12 m (#4) Macro mode
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Panorama
Pixel size – 1.75 m (#3) Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Scene mode Pixel size – 1.75 m (#3)
Secondary rear camera – 2MP (depth-sensing) Scene mode
Self-timer Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide)
Sensor version – GalaxyCore GC02M1 (#3) Self-timer
Sensor size – 1/5″ (#3) Sensor size – 1/5″ (#3)
Sony IMX582 versions also available Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Third rear camera – 2MP (macro) Touch focus
Touch focus White balance settings
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T comes with a 13 MP in the front.

The Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power has a 8 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power
13 MP 8 MP
Aperture:f/2.0.25 Aperture:f/2.0
Face detection Face detection
Face unlock Face unlock
HDR HDR
Pixel size:1.12 µm /0.001120 mm

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power
5G NSA 128GB – UFS 2.2
5G SA 64GB – UFS 2.1
Built-in 5G modem EDGE
EDGE EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s) GPRS
GPRS HSPA+
HSPA+ LTE Cat 12(102.0/603.0 Mbit/s)
LTE Cat 12(102.0/603.0 Mbit/s) UMTS(384 kbit/s)
TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T price is $230 and the Xiaomi Redmi 9 Power price tag is $140 (4 GB + 64 GB) or $160 (4 GB + 128 GB)

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