The Realme 9 series smartphones have been tipped several times before. The new series from the Chinese smartphone brand is expected to include vanilla Realme 9 along with Realme 9i, Realme 9 Pro and Realme 9 Pro + / Max. Prior to an official announcement from Realme, the new Realme 9i and Realme 9 Pro + models have reportedly appeared on the China Quality Certification (CQC) list of key specifications. Recently, Realme 9 Pro + and Realme 9i have appeared on several websites, including the Thai National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) certification site, US FCC and TUV Rheinland websites, which largely confirm their impending arrival.
Realme 9i is said to be listed on the CQC website with the model number RMX3491. The list suggests the smartphone’s battery capacity and charging type. The handset is said to have a 4880mAh battery with support for 33W fast charging. Realme 9 Pro +, on the other hand, is reportedly listed on the certification page with model number RMX3393. The handset is said to support 65W fast charging.
Realme 9i has previously appeared on the US FCC and TUV Rheinland certification websites with the model number RMX3941. According to the list, the smartphone can run on Android 11-based Realme UI 2.0 skins. Realme 9i is reported to come up with a triple camera setup with the headline of a 50-megapixel main sensor. The smartphone is also expected to be launched with a full-HD + screen with a 90Hz refresh rate. The Realme 9i is said to have a Snapdragon 680 4G SoC, paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. This is an upgrade over its predecessor, Realme 8i, which was launched in September.
Realme 9 Pro + has recently appeared several certification sites including NBTC, Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), TKDN and Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC). That realme the phone has also been seen in the Camera FV5 database with the model number RMX3393. For optics, the Realme 9 Pro + is said to have a primary 50 megapixel camera and a 16 megapixel front camera for selfies.