All you need to know about the “fastest phone in its class”— the Mi 9T Eunice Isobel Lee September 5, 2019 Features, Tech Xiaomi recently launched the newest addition to their Mi 9 flagship line—the Mi 9T Pro, dubbing it “the fastest smartphone in its class”. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor with an octa-core CPU with a 2.84GHz maximum clock speed and the new Qualcomm Adreno 640 GPU that ensures maximum performance. Its 8-layer graphite-stack and bi-directional cooling system allows long-term use with minimal heating. Get a full 6.39″ of AMOLED FHD+ display with a 91.9% screen-to-body ratio, thanks to its 20MP pop-up front camera. Its DC brightness control setting automatically adjusts brightness to eliminate irritating flickers in low-light conditions, while Sunlight display 2.0 enables easy viewing even in harsh lighting conditions. The Mi 9T touts a triple camera setup, with an AI 48MP primary camera, a 13MP ultra-wide portrait camera, and an 8MP telephoto camera. The steady handheld night photography and motion tracking features lets users capture high-quality photos in any setting. Video quality is also buttery smooth with updated UHD 4K software that can capture moments at 60fps. “The Mi 9T Pro is designed to bring heavy smartphone users a smooth and immersive full-screen experience,” said Steven Shi, Head of Southeast Asia, Xiaomi. “Filipino Mi fans who love to play games or create videos on their smartphones will surely enjoy the powerful performance of the device.” And of course, all of these wouldn’t have a point if the battery can’t keep up with you, the Mi 9T Pro’s 4000mAh high-capacity battery lets you keep going all day long, even with heavy use. Its 27W fast charger gets you up to 58% in just 30 minutes and fully charges the phone in a little over an hour. Its fitted with Gorilla Glass 5 both on the front and back. Plus, the Mi 9T Pro’s four-sided curved glass back showcases a unique flamed texture for its Flame Red and Glacier Blue color variants. It’s also available in Carbon Black, for those who prefer a more classic look. The Mi 9T Pro also features an in-screen fingerprint scanner, a 3.5mm headphone jack, multi-functional NFC, and dual frequency GPS. Mi 9T Pro will be available for pre-order starting September 6 on Lazada and September 7 at Mi Authorized Stores. It will come in two variants and will retail at P18,990 for the 6GB+64GB, and P20,490 for the 6GB+128GB. Available in four colors: Flame Red, Glacier Blue, Carbon Black, and Pearl White. Official sales on Lazada will start on September 9 and will roll out at Mi Authorized stores on September 14.