Mi 9

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  • 48MP
  • Details matter
  • Ultra-clear AI triple camera flagship

48MP. Details matter.
Ultra-clear AI triple camera flagship

  • World premiere of the Qualcomm®
    Snapdragon™ 855

    Hyper-flagship processor

  • Sony 48MP
    image sensor

    DxO top level photo score

  • Holographic
    glass design

    Gracefully curved

  • All-new ultra wide-angle
    lens with macro photography

    An even wider perspective

  • Sapphire glass
    camera cover

    Ultra-tough and wear resistant

  • Samsung AMOLED
    display

    90.7% screen-to-body ratio

  • 20W wireless
    fast charging

    Practical and fast wireless charging

  • Improved in-screen fingerprint sensor

    25% faster unlock speed

More powerful Snapdragon™ 855
Faster 20W wireless charging
Be the first to experience new possibilities

Incredibly fast Snapdragon™ 855 processor
20% faster gaming experience, 45% improved CPU performance, 300% AI performance.
The biggest upgrade in Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ history

Throughout the history of smartphones, Snapdragon™ has been there as an engine powering the world's devices. Now, the Snapdragon™ 855 presents another leap forward in performance. Made with 7nm process technology, it leads the pack, and we are proud to be the first to put it in your hands through Mi 9.

6GB |Up to 128GB
*Statements made on this page in regard to the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 processor, including 20% faster gaming,
45% improved CPU performance, and 300% powerful AI, are obtained from Qualcomm's official website.
Comparisons to the previous generation processor refer to the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845.

Super-fast Snapdragon™ 855
With two Turbo technologies for double the acceleration

System optimization makes fast performance even faster. Xiaomi’s deep system optimizations guarantees that thephone will maintain ideal status for a year and half of use, and Game Turbo enables even more speed for extraordinary gaming experiences.

Still runs smooth after prolonged use
Deep system optimization
Optimized gaming experience
Game Turbo acceleration
*The above data was obtained by Xiaomi laboratories, and results may vary according to differences in environment, software version, and product edition.
Sony 48MP image sensor
Ultra wide-angle AI triple camera
Extraordinary quality, rated top level in the world

World's highest resolution image sensor for smartphones so far
4 times the resolution, 3 times the light sensitivity

What does it mean to have a camera with 4 times as many pixels as the typical 12MP smartphone? It means that when you zoom in, there is still enough detail to create a quality photo. With the large 1.6μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel and 1/2” CMOS image sensor, photos are lively with color. In fact, Mi 9's camera takes photos with more details than a 4K television.

All new AI triple camera - More than just another lens
A wider angle and a closer shot

The secret to amazing photography? Three essential lenses: wide angle, telephoto, and ultra wide-angle. Mi 9 has a lens with a view wider than typical lenses, and the camera is capable of correcting for distortion. It even supports macro photography, so there's no limits to your creativity.

117° wide-angle lets you capture the entire landscape in a single shot
Ultra wide-angle photography
Explore tiny worlds with macro photos from 4cm
Macro photography

Shoot for the moon
Powerful Night and Moon modes

With the large 1.6μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel and 1/2” CMOS image sensor, Mi 9 takes the Xiaomi Night mode experience to another level. Then with Moon mode, zoom in to see the beams of moon in your photos.

Phones sold in initial batches may not include Moon mode, which will be added later via OTA update. Updates may have varying rates of progress; Please refer to the official MIUI website (en.miui.com) for future releases.

Taken with Mi 9 Moon mode

Standard smartphone photo

20MP Beautify selfie camera
Front camera with AI portrait mode

The 20MP high resolution sensor can intelligently combine pixels into a single 1.8μm pixel, making photos brighter in dim light. With the improved AI Beautify and AI portrait modes, each selfie becomes dreamy masterpiece.

Holographic, all-curved back design

Holographic color scheme
Not a single color, but a blend of metallic reflection and rainbow hues
Feel the future with colors that move and sway with the light

If you've ever been intrigued by the mysteries of a starry night sky, then you will love the look of this phone. Made with nanometer-level coating, the finish brings out all the colors of the light as it hits the phone, creating a spectacular sight.

Lightweight curved design
More than just a curved surface--
An indescribable feeling in your hands

The curved back gives the phone a sleek look, but more than that, it feels uniquely comfortable to hold, fitting perfectly into the curve of your palm.

6.39" Samsung AMOLED Dot drop Full Screen Display
90.7% screen-to-body ratio, 3.6mm narrow chin

A result of our relentless dedication to the evolution of the Full Screen Display, Mi 9 features an immersive experience made possible through customization: in-screen fingerprint sensor, micro selfie camera, and ultrasonic proximity sensor allowed for a chin that is 40% narrower, down to just 3.6mm.

  • 90.7%
    screen-to-body ratio
  • 3.6mm
    narrow chin
  • >60000:1
    contrast ratio
  • NTSC 103.8%
    wide color gamut
The screen-to-body ratio of 90.7% was obtained by Xiaomi laboratory data. Methods of measurement may vary within the industry and results may vary.

The beauty of reliability
Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6
243mm² single piece sapphire glass camera cover

The beauty of Mi 9 is not just in its colors, but in its solid durability. Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6 gives the screen dependable protection. The camera cover is made of sapphire glass that provides lasting protection.

Improved in-screen fingerprint sensor
Dual-frequency GPS and
independent AI button
As many as 108 experience upgrades

Optical in-screen fingerprint recognition, 25% faster
Practical and convenient

By using optical in-screen fingerprint sensor, your fingerprint is scanned using highly accurate dynamic focusing, ensuring that the scan isn't affected by bright light or dry hands

Independent AI button
One more button makes all the difference

Simply press to activate your Google Assistant. The button is also customizable--Want easier access to the camera? Always switching on Reading mode? Now you can set the AI button to do it for you when you double tap. Once you try it, you won't want to give it up.

  • Payment methods
    NFC

    Supports Android Pay

  • Navigation
    Upgraded Dual-frequency GPS

    Highly accurate navigation positioning

Notes:
*Statements made on this page in regard to the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 processor, including 20% faster gaming, 45% faster operations, and 300% more powerful AI, are obtained from Qualcomm's official website. Comparisons to the previous generation processor refer to the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845.
*Actual free memory and capacity may vary due to various factors. As the operating system occupies a portion of the RAM, actual available memory is less than stated. As the phone comes with pre-installed applications, the actual storage size is smaller than stated.
All data on this page regarding charging and battery life are obtained from Xiaomi laboratories. Actual results may vary according to differences in software version, environment and phone edition and may not reflect the actual product.
*In regards to the Full Screen Display, Xiaomi phones feature a curved design with gracefully rounded corners. When measuring the rectangle formed from the farthest ends of each corner, the screen has a diagonal length of 6.39 inches (actual display area may be slightly smaller). The term "Full Screen Display" indicates that the phone has a high screen to body ratio in comparison to traditional Xiaomi phones. The screen-to-body ratio of 90.7% was obtained by Xiaomi laboratory data. Methods of measurement may vary within the industry and results may vary; Phones sold in initial batches may not include multi-color Always-On Display, which will be added later via OTA update. Updates may have varying rates of progress; Please refer to the official MIUI website (en.miui.com) for future releases.
*In regards to the camera, "Top level DxO photo score" refers to DxOMark smartphone photo scores. For more information, see: https://www.dxomark.com; Phones sold in initial batches may not include motion tracking or Moonlight mode, which will be added later via OTA update. Updates may have varying rates of progress; Please refer to the official MIUI website (en.miui.com) for future releases.
*In regards to fingerprint recognition, phones sold in initial batches may not include low light unlocking optimization, which will be added later via OTA update. Updates may have varying rates of progress; Please refer to the official MIUI website (en.miui.com) for future releases.
*Dual 4G SIM requires the support of local telecom operator services, and may not be available in all regions. Only certain regions and telecom operators support VoLTE.
*All comparisons made on this page to typical phones refer to typical Xiaomi phones; Unless otherwise indicated on the Mi 9 product page, all data come from by Xiaomi Laboratories, product design specifications and supplier data. The testing data may vary slightly between different test versions and testing environments. All figures shown on the product page are for reference only and may not reflect the actual product.
*Images on this page are illustration and the design of the real product may differ.

Specifications

Processor

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 flagship processor

  • CPU name: Snapdragon™ 855, Qualcomm's flagship processor of the year
  • CPU architecture: All new Kyro 485 architecture with 7nm process
  • CPU frequency: Octa-core processor, up to 2.84 GHz
  • Qualcomm's first trifecta design: 1 x 2.84GHz super large core + 3 x 2.42GHz large core + 4 x 1.80GHz small core
  • Improved CPU performance: 45% improvement
  • Improved efficacy: 40%
  • GPU name: Adreno™ 640
  • Improved GPU performance: 20%
  • Improved efficacy: 25%+
  • The first smartphone GPU to support Vulkan 1.1 graphical driver and movie-level post processing 
  • Increased bandwidth compression, shadow processing and true HDR rendering and display
  • AIE edition performance: 7th generation AIE processor with 3 times more powerful AI

Operating system

MIUI 10

  • Supports MI Turbo

    Our first phone to support defragmentation I/O optimization | Supports app launch speed optimization
    Reduced slowness by 35% after 18 months of simulated use

  • Supports GAME Turbo

    Support custom game parameters | Supports custom game display improvement | 4D Touch for shooter games
    Supports CPU/GPU occupation and FPS display | Game tools support one-touch switch network card 
    Supports improved game performance and optimized touch response | Supports custom border restrictions | Supports auto-brightness disabling, three-finger screenshot and Eye-protection mode

  • Dynamic wallpaper and display

    All new multi-color Always-On Display* | Supports dynamic wallpaper auto-change according to local time
    Now supporting Dark mode


Memory

6GB+128GB

  • Largest available for Mi 9

    RAM: 6GB LPDDR4x 2133MHz dual-channel 
    ROM: 64GB/128GB UFS2.1 flash storage

    *Actual free memory and capacity may vary due to various factors. As the operating system occupies a portion of the RAM, actual available memory is less than stated. As the phone comes with pre-installed applications, the actual storage size is smaller than stated.

Display

6.39" Samsung AMOLED Full Screen Display*

  • Resolution: 2340 x 1080 FHD+ 403 PPI
  • Brightness: 600nit (HBM) / 430nit (typ) 
  • High contrast: 60000:1 (min) | Color Gamut: NTSC 103.8% (typ)
  • Standard mode | Sunshine mode 2.0 | Night mode | Color temperature adjustment | 256 ranks adjustable
  • Reading mode
  • Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6
  • Anti-oil and anti-fingerprint protective coating
  • Supports HDR display
*Xiaomi phones feature a curved design with gracefully rounded corners. When measuring the rectangle formed from the farthest ends of each corner, the screen has a diagonal length of 6.39 inches (actual display area may be slightly smaller). The term "Full Screen Display" indicates that the phone has a high screen to body ratio in comparison to traditional Xiaomi phones. The screen-to-body ratio of 90.7% was obtained by Xiaomi laboratory data. Methods of measurement may vary within the industry and results may vary.

Dimensions

Height: 157.5mm
Width: 74.67mm
Thickness: 7.61mm
Weight: 173g

Charging and battery

3200mAh (typ) / 3100mAh (min)

  • Supports QC4+ wired quick charging
  • USB Type-C two-way charging port
  • Built-in rechargeable battery
  • Supports 18W QC3.0 charging and includes a 10W wireless charger

Camera

Rear camera

Sony 48MP ultra wide-angle AI triple camera

Top level DxO photo score

  • 48MP primary camera with Sony IMX586 0.8μm ƒ/1.75 aperture

  • Supports HD video

  • 12MP telephoto camera with 1.0μm ƒ/2.2 aperture

  • Supports macro photography

  • 16MP Ultra wide-angle lens with 1.0μm ƒ/2.2 aperture

  • Supports wide-angle photography

  • Zoom: Triple camera zoom with 2x optical zoom and 10x digital zoom

  • Focus: laser focus | Phase detection focus | Contrast detection focus

  • Photo resolution: up to 8000x6000 pixels*

  • Video resolution: up to 3840x2160 pixels*

Rear camera photography features

  • 48MP HD
  • Smart ultra-wide angle mode
  • Ultra nightscape mode
  • Portrait mode background blurring
  • Panorama mode
  • Pro mode
  • Photo timer
  • Level display
  • Burst mode
  • Face recognition
  • HDR
  • Single-tone dual flash
  • Dynamic photos
  • AI Beautify
  • Ultra wide-angle edge distortion correction
  • Group photo face correction
  • Custom watermark
  • Full body portrait mode
  • Portrait mode background blur adjustment
  • Rear camera AI scene detection (30 recognizable tags)
  • AI lens flare
  • AI Studio lighting 
  • AI high resolution photos
  • Moon mode*

Rear camera video features

  • 960 fps slow motion video
  • 960 fps Smart audio pairing
  • Short videos (speed adjustment, beauty filters and popular music)
  • Rear camera video Beautify
  • Video stabilizing
  • Quick motion
  • Motion tracking*
4K recording 60fps / 30fps
1080p recording 60fps / 30fps
720p recording 30fps
1080p slow motion recording 120fps / 240fps / 960fps
720p slow motion recording 120fps / 240fps / 960fps

Front Camera

20MP front camera with 0.9μm ƒ/2.0 aperture

Front camera photography features

  • Front camera HDR
  • Front camera display brightness correction
  • Selfie timer
  • Face recognition
  • Magic mirror
  • Age recognition 
  • Eye light
  • AI Beautify
  • AI feature adjustment
  • AI makeup
  • AI portrait mode
  • AI scene detection
  • AI studio lighting
  • AI lens flare

Front camera video features

  • Short videos (speed adjustment, beauty filters and popular music)
  • Front camera video Beautify
1080p recording 30fps
720p recording 30fps

 


Fingerprint unlock

  • Improved In-screen Fingerprint Sensor


Charging and battery

Charging and battery - 3200mAh (min)

  • Built-in rechargeable battery
  • USB Type-C reversible connector port
  • TÜV Rheinland Certified Safe Fast-Charge System
  • WPC wireless charging standard Qi mid-range power EPP certified
  • Supports 27W wired fast charging
  • Supports QC4.0 quick charging protocol

Network & Connectivity

Supports use of dual SIM cards from different carriers;
both cards can access 4G connectivity simultaneously

  • Dual Nano-SIM slots; either card can be set as the primary card
  • Supports 4G+/4G/3G/2G
  • Supports dual SIM VoLTE HD calling

Note ①: Dual 4G SIM requires the support of local telecom operator services, and may not be available in all regions.

Note ②: Only certain regions and telecom operators support VoLTE

Wireless network

  • Supports protocols: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
  • Supports 2.4G Wi-Fi / 5G Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Direct
  • Supports Wi-Fi 2x2 MIMO technology, supports MU-MIMO
  • Supports Wi-Fi Display
  • Supports Bluetooth 5.0
  • Supports NFC
  • Support AAC/apt/aptX-HD audio frequencies

Supported network bands

4G

FDD-LTE B1 / B2 / B3 / B4 / B5 / B7 / B8 / B12 / B20 / B28
TDD-LTE  B38 / B39 / B40

3G

WCDMA B1 / B2 / B4 / B5 / B8 
TD-SCDMA B34 / B39
CDMA EVDO BC0 / BC1 / BC6 / BC10

2G

GSM B2 / B3 / B5 / B8
CDMA 1X BC0 / BC1 / BC6 / BC10


Supports 4x4 MIMO | HPUE | HO RxD


Wireless Network

  • Supports protocols: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
  • Supports 2.4G Wi-Fi / 5G Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Direct / Wi-Fi Display, supports WPA3 
  • Supports Wi-Fi 2x2 MIMO technology, supports MU-MIMO
  • Supports Bluetooth 5.0, Qualcomm TrueWireless™ Stereo Plus
  • Support AAC/LDAC/aptX/aptX-HD audio frequencies

NFC

  • Supports Android Pay

Navigation and positioning

Dual-frequency GPS

  • Simultaneously receives L1 /L5 frequency GPS signals

  • Positioning systems: GPS:L1+L5 | Galileo:E1+E5a | GLONASS:L1 | Beidou:B1 
    A-GPS assisted positioning | Electronic compass | Wireless network | Data network


Speaker

  • Ultralinear speaker
  • Loud audio output amplified by Smart PA 
  • Equivalent to 0.9cc large speaker box 
  • Added bass materials for a deep bass sound

Audio playback

  • MP4 | M4V | MKV | XVID | WAV | AAC | MP3 | AMR | FLAC | APE

Video playback

  • Supports H.264,MPEG4, VC-1,VP8, VP9
  • Supports HDR display when playing HDR10 video content

Sensors

  • Ultrasonic proximity sensor
  • In-screen ambient light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Electronic compass
  • Linear motor
  • IR remote control
  • Camera laser focusing sensor

Package contents

  • Mi 9
  • Simple protective cover
  • Power adapter
  • USB Type-C cable
  • Type-C to audio adaptive cable
  • SIM eject tool
  • User guide
  • Warranty card