Mi CC9 Pro
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Having been teased numerous times, Xiaomi has finally unveiled the much-anticipated Mi CC9 Pro, and so far. it seems to be living up to the hype with its specsheet.

Mi CC9 Pro has a 6.47-inch Super Full HD+ AMOLED display, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G, backed by up to 6GB/8GB of RAM and 128GB/256GB of storage.

Of course, the winning piece of this phone is its penta camera system. The main sensor is a 108MP Samsung ISOCELL Bright HMX, which was jointly developed by the two companies, and first seen on the Mi Mix Alpha.

Xiaomi also announced an f/1.7 8P lens, but this is only available on a Premium Edition of the device, working with the 1/1.33-inch sensor, this combination is touted to deliver outstanding detail especially in low-light.

Along with the main sensor, there’s an 8MP telephoto camera that’s capable of 5x optical zoom, and up to 50x digital zoom. There’s also a 20MP ultrawide shooter, a 2MP macro lens, and a second 12MP telephoto camera with 2x zoom.

Mi CC9 Pro runs on MIUI 11 on top of Android 9 Pie, and packs a 5,260mAh battery that, thanks to 30W PD fast-charging, can charge up to 58% in just 30 minutes, and to full in 65.

The device comes in three colors – Aurora Green, Glacier White, and Midnight Black. 6GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB variants are priced at CNY2,799 (PhP20,163.15) and CNY3,099 (PhP22,324.26) respectively, while the 8GB + 256GB Premium Edition with the 8P lens will cost CNY3,499 (PhP25,205.74).


Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.