Xiaomi announced the arrival of Mi 9T, the latest smartphone in its highly popular flagship Mi 9 family, in Kuala Lumpur today. Mi 9T will be available from 25th June 2019 and starts at MYR 1,199. The device sports the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 processor, a 6.39-inch Full Screen Display, a 20MP pop-up front camera and a rear 48MP triple camera setup.
Allen An, Xiaomi Country Manager of Malaysia and Singapore had this to say: “We are proud to announce that Malaysia is the very first market in Southeast Asia to introduce the Mi 9T. We are always thankful for the great support we have been getting from Malaysian Mi fans and customers. As a token of our appreciation, we want them to experience the Mi 9T first.”
The main draw of the Mi 9T is the cameras, with a Sony 48MP ultra high-resolution wide camera, an 8MP telephoto camera, and a 13MP ultra wide-angle camera, as well as Xiaomi’s very first front-facing pop-up camera which comes with a triple AI assisted camera sensor. Other highlights include a large 4000mAh battery, the 7th-generation in-screen fingerprint technology, and the new Game Turbo 2.0 for an ultimate gaming experience.
Mi 9T will be available in two versions. Starting from 25th June 2019, The 6GB+64GB version will retail for MYR 1,199 and will be available exclusively on Lazada. As an exclusive online deal with Lazada, customers who pre-booking from 20th June to 24th June are entitled to purchase at MYR 1,099 as an early bird offer. Find out more about the pre-booking here.
The version with more storage, 6GB+128GB, version will be available on 29th June 2019 and will retail for MYR 1,399. The 6GB+128GB version will be available exclusively at Mi stores. Mi 9T will be available in Carbon Black, Glacier Blue and Flame Red for both versions.