Realme 9 sighted on BIS, EEC certification websites, notification of upcoming launch in India


Realme 9 was discovered on the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) certification website, indicating the upcoming launch of the smartphone in the country. Realme 9 is part of the Realme 9 series, which is said to consist of Realme 9, Realme 9 Pro, Realme 9 Pro + and Realme 9i. While the listing doesn’t reveal the smartphone’s specs, Realme has yet to officially reveal details on the upcoming Realme 9. Meanwhile, Realme 9i was launched in Vietnam on January 10th, and the smartphone maker has suggested the smartphone in India after teasing the handset on Wednesday.

The upcoming Realme 9 was spotted on DealNTech’s BIS certification website with model number RMX3388. Gadgets 360 was able to check the listing of the unreleased Realme smartphone on the BIS website. The certification website also lists the model number RMX3491, which corresponds to the Realme 9i. Realme 9 was also reportedly discovered on the EEC certification website.

Realme 9 was discovered on the Bureau of Indian Standards website with model number RMX3388
Image Credit: Screenshot / Bureau of Indian Standards

The listings do not reveal details and specifications of the upcoming smartphone. Meanwhile, Realme 9i, which was recently launched in Vietnam, has been teased by Realme India, suggesting the smartphone could hit the market in the near future. The smartphone is equipped with a 6.6-inch LCD display with a refresh rate of 90 Hz and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 SoC paired with 6 GB LPDDR4X RAM and 128 GB UFS 2.2 storage. The phone is also equipped with a 50 megapixel triple camera and is powered by a 5,000 mAh battery with 33 W fast charge support.

As early as November it was reported that the start of the Realme 9 series could be postponed to February 2022 due to the global chip shortage. The company is expected to launch a new Realme 9 Pro + / Max variant of the Realme 9 series later this year. Realme Vice President Madhav Sheth had previously confirmed in September that the company’s plans to launch the Realme 9 series last year had to be postponed to 2022 due to the chip shortage.

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