Xiaomi’s Redmi K20 and K20 Pro had been the buzz ever since Xiaomi branched out Redmi brand as a separate entity. The call for a Redmi-branded Snapdragon 855 smartphone was finally fulfilled in China late last month with the launch of the K20 and K20 Pro. Like many launches, Xiaomi is finally bringing the K20 to the rest of the market beginning with the debut of the non-Pro K20 re-branded as the Mi 9T in Spain.
For a bit of a refresher, the Redmi K20 features the following hardware underneath its beautiful new shell.
Xiaomi Redmi K20 / Mi 9T Specifications
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 730
- 6 / 8GB LPDDR4x RAM
- 64 / 128 / 256GB UFS 2.1 ROM
- 6.4-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED display featuring a 91.2% screen-to-body ratio
- Corning Gorilla Glass 6
- 7th-Gen Under-Display Fingerprint Sensor
- 48MP (Main) / 13MP (Ultra-wide) / 8MP Rear Camera Setup
- 20MP Selfie Camera
- Hi-Res 3.5mm headphone jack
- Type-C Charging Port
- 4000mAh battery
- 27W Fast Charging (with support for Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 4.0 technology)
The Xiaomi Mi 9T seems to be an incredible option albeit being a mid-ranger. From the inclusion of NFC, to the inclusion of the Hi-Res 3.5mm headphone jack, the Mi 9T seems to be a more than compelling option for folks who are out on the hunt for a mid-ranger that won’t burn your wallet.
The Xiaomi Mi 9T is set to retail for as low as €329 for the 6GB / 64GB variant. If you’re planning to pickup an upsized variant of the Mi 9T, Xiaomi also has a 6GB / 128GB variant set to retail for €369. The device is set to launch on June the 17th in Spain in two colors, that is, Carbon Black and Glacier Blue. For folks who are worried about the Flame Red version, Xiaomi has promised to bring that in later.