On February 20th, Xiaomi officially released its latest Xiaomi Mi 9 series which including Xiaomi Mi 9 Standard Edition, Xiaomi Mi 9 SE and Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition. Among them, the Xiaomi Mi 9 transparent exclusive version has been sold in Xiaomi Mall on March 1st for 3,999 yuan ($596).
Today, Xiaomi Home officially announced that the Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition will be available at Xiaomi Mi Home on March 10th. Specifically, this device will be available in 16 Xiaomi Mi Home in China where consumers can qualify for purchase. The Xiaomi Mi 9 transparent exclusive version is the world’s first mass-produced 12GB RAM device. It uses a 7P lens + f / 1.47 large aperture as well as a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor.
The founder and CEO of Xiaomi Group, Lei Jun, said that the Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition assembly process is a hectic one because all the steps need to be done in a 100% dust-free environment. The packaging of components, assembly, and transportation all need to be done in a dust-free environment. The internals of this smartphone are exposed and if dust somehow finds its way into the device, it will be seen thus the packaging process needs extra care.
The Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition comes with a 6.39-inch Samsung AMOLED display. It is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 flagship platform, coupled with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. It has a 3300 mAh battery capacity which supports 20W wireless flash charge. In addition, the Mi 9 Transparent Edition uses a 48MP Sony IMX586 sensor + 12MP +16MP triple rear camera setup.