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Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G: 40W charging = fully charged in 48 minutes

Xiaomi's new Mi 9 Pro 5G rocks 4000mAh battery, 0-100% charge in just 48 minutes with 40W charger

By Anthony Garreffa on Sep 24, 2019 07:34 pm CDT - 1 min, 32 secs reading time

Xiaomi has made its new Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G smartphone official in China today, with some pretty tasty specs to go over. The new handset is 5G-capable and rolls out with Qualcomm's super-slick Snapdragon 855+ chip.

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  • Screen: 6.39-inch AMOLED FHD+ Dot Drop display.
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+.
  • RAM: 8/12GB
  • Rear camera: 48-megapixel primary sensor+ 16-megapixel ultra-wide sensor + 12-megapixel telephoto sensor
  • Internal storage: 128/256GB
  • Battery: 4,000
  • Fast charging: 40W wired fast charging, 30W wireless fast charging
  • Software: MIUI 11

The company has teamed with three of China's biggest telecom operators on the 5G side of the Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G, with their own tests showing the phone hits peak download speeds of a dizzying 1.78Gbps. Xiaomi includes its own MIUI 11 software, has up to 24 hours of standby time when the Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G is down to its last 5% of battery.

Xiaomi is including super fast-charging with the new Mi 9 Pro 5G smartphone, with a 40W charger getting the phone from 0-100% in just 48 minutes. If you want to go wireless Xiaomi is offering up 30W wireless charging, with the charging stand fan-cooled for all that power hitting the phone wirelessly.

The new Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G handset will be available in 4 differnet flavors of RAM and storage:

  • Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G - 8GB + 128GB = $520
  • Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G - 8GB + 256GB = $534
  • Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G - 12GB + 256GB = $576
  • Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G - 12GB + 512GB = $604
Anthony Garreffa

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Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games to be built around consoles. With FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with high-end, custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU technology is unwavering, and with next-gen NVIDIA GPUs about to launch alongside 4K 144Hz HDR G-Sync gaming monitors and BFGDs (65-inch 4K 120Hz HDR G-Sync TVs) there has never been a time to be more excited about technology.

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