Xiaomi Mi 9: a Chinese retailer transforms the flagship into a 6500 mAh battery phone


The 3300 mAh battery of your Xiaomi Mi 9 just doesn’t appeal to you? Would you have liked a battery phone with a bigger unit on board? Then a Chinese retailer could have the solution that is right for you.

But obviously, it is better to give up since it is a practice that is not suitable and certainly risky! A retailer on Taobao – for those who don’t know it, it is an Amazon and eBay style e-commerce platform – is offering a service that promises to increase the battery capacity of the Xiaomi Mi 9.

The retailer would proceed with the replacement of the 3300 mAh battery with a 6500 mAh battery and if you want you can climb up to 9900mAh. All without excessively affecting weight and thickness, increased by 60 grams and 3.4 mm.

The seller promises that all features will remain unchanged, even wireless charging. At the moment no Chinese user has given an evaluation to the purchase and there is a certain caution in proceeding with this practice. Would you submit your Xiaomi Mi 9 to the procedure to have a super battery or … better to stay with the factory configuration?

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Xiaomi Mi 9 specifications

  • 6.39-inch (1080 × 2280 pixels) Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with 103.8% NTSC color gamut, 600 nits brightness, >60000:1 contrast ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection
  • Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 7nm Mobile Platform (1 x 2.84GHz  Kryo 485 + 3 x 2.42GHz Kryo 485 + 4x 1.80GHz Kryo 485) with Adreno 640 GPU
  • 6GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB / 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 9.0 (Pie) with MIUI 10
  • 48MP rear camera with 1/2.0″ Sony IMX586 sensor, 0.8μm pixel size, f/1.75 aperture, LED flash, Laser Autofocus, PDAF, CAF, 12MP 1/3.6″ Samsung S5K3M5, telephoto lens with f/2.2 aperture, 1.0μm pixel size, 6P lens, 2x lossless zoom, 16MP 1/1.3″ Sony IMX481 117-degree ultra-wide angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, 1.0μm pixel size, 6P lens, 4cm macro
  • 20MP front-facing camera with 0.9μm pixel size, f/2.0 aperture
  • In-display fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions:  157.5×74.67×7.61mm; Weight: 173g
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (2×2 MU-MIMO ), Bluetooth 5, Dual-frequency (L1+L5) GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 3300mAh battery with 27W fast charging, 20W wireless fast charging
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