Realme 9i is the company’s budget smartphone in which Snapdragon 680 processor has been given. Apart from this, triple rear camera setup has been given in it. This phone does not support 5G but its features are good in terms of 4G. realme 9i The starting price of Rs 13,999. At this price, a model with 64 GB storage will be available with 4 GB RAM. At the same time, the price of 128 GB storage with 6 GB RAM is Rs 15,999. The phone can be purchased in Prism Black and Prism Blue colors. Let us know in the five point review how this phone is?
Realme 9i Review: Design
With Realme 9i you will get a new stereo prism design. The bezel will be very less with the display. A cutout will be available at the top for selfie. There are grocery rounds of the phone. The frame is of plastic. The back panel is of glass and has a pattern on it which can be seen in light. There are many fingerprints on the back panel. On the right side is the power button which houses the fingerprint sensor. The volume and SIM card tracks are placed on the left. For charging, there is a Realme 9i USB Type-C port at the bottom. At the bottom, it has a 3.5mm headphone jack and speaker. The total weight of the phone is 190 grams. There are three rear cameras on the back panel.
Realme 9i Review: Display
Realme 9i has a 6.6-inch Full HD+ display with a resolution of 2400×1080 pixels. The brightness of the display is 480 nits and the refresh rate is 90Hz. The refresh rate changes automatically as per the requirement. Let us know that Realme 8i had a display with 120Hz refresh rate. Colors, touch and scroll of the display are smooth. The touch sampling rate of the display is 180Hz. Brightness is good in indoor and outdoor. The display does not interfere with watching videos or playing games.
Realme 9i Review: Performance
Android 11 based Realme UI 2.0 has been given in Realme 9i. Snapdragon 680 processor has been given in Realme 9i which is made on 6nm process. It has 128 GB of UFS 2.2 storage with 6 GB LPDDR4X RAM. The RAM of the phone can be increased up to 11 GB with the help of storage. Realme 9i has Realme UI 2.0 which is based on Android 11. The phone has received the Android security patch of January 2022.
The UI is good but there are many pre-installed apps in the phone, whose notifications are very annoying, although you can also delete them. Game Mode is also available in the phone which is
Mutes calls and messages while gaming. There is no problem in multitasking with the phone. The Snapdragon 680 is also a great processor. Face unlock and fingerprint work fast.
Realme 9i Review: Camera
Three rear cameras have been given in Realme 9i, out of which the primary lens is 50 megapixels. Its aperture is f/1.8. With this, phase auto detection will also be available. The second lens is 2 megapixels macro and the third lens is 2 megapixels monochrome. A 16-megapixel camera has been given in the front for selfie.
The camera interface of the Realme 9i is good and easy to use. Many features like AI, HDR, Filters, Extra HD, Ultra Macro and Night Mode are available with the camera. The default photo from the camera comes to 12. megapixels.
There are no complaints about the performance of the camera in daylight. Automatic HDR manages exposure with ease. The ultra wide angle disappoints a bit. Closeup and portrait shots are good.
You can manage the blur even after clicking the photo. The camera clicks pictures with noise in low light. You can record video at 1080 pixels with both the rear and front cameras.
Realme 9i Review: Battery and Connectivity
PandeyThis phone is backed by a 5000mAh battery with support for 33W fast charging. It is claimed that the battery will be 100% charged in 70 minutes. For connectivity, it will get 4G LTE, Dual Band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS / A-GPS, USB Type-C and 3.5mm headphone jack. It also has a side mounted fingerprint sensor. The battery life of Realme 9i is very good. The battery lasts for two full days in general use. Its HD video loop is about 22 hours, which will not be called less. The battery gets fully charged in about a quarter of an hour. The cover, adapter, SIM card ejector, manual and USB Type-C cable are available in the box with the phone.