The Redmi Note 9S is the international version of the Redmi Note 9 Pro which had its first sale in India.
The Redmi Note 9S is up for pre-order on Gearbest with the pricing at $210 for the 4/64GB model and the 6/128GB one going for $250. You can reserve a place in line with a $10 deposit, shipments are expected to start between March 31 and April 2. Gearbest is preparing to send the phone worldwide or it may just start shipping in 16 days, though that is yet to be confirmed.
Gearbest is giving a deposit expansion bonus, so on your $10 deposit you save $40 which means you’ll get the 4/64GB model at $170 and the 6/128GB model at $210.
Xiaomi’s official partner, AliExpress will be selling the Redmi Note 9S globally with pricing at $250 and $280 for the 4/64GB and 6/128GB versions respectively, from April 7. A two-day flash sale will happen during the Mi Fan Festival where the prices will drop to $200 and $240 on April 7 and 8 only with 2,020 units of the MFF 2020 Limited Edition, carrying the MFF logo on the back.
The phone will be available in Blue, Black and White colors at Gearbest.com.