The phone brands Xiaomi and TCL have announced affordable smartphones with a large battery of 5,000 mAh and multiple cameras on the back.
Xiaomi is the Redmi 9, which is for sale in the Netherlands from Wednesday from 149 euros. The device is equipped with a battery of 5,020 mAh. This battery size is usually found mainly in more expensive phones.
Furthermore, the phone has a 6.53 inch screen with a small teardrop-shaped cutouts at the top for the selfie camera. A standard camera lens (13 megapixels), a wide-angle lens (8 megapixels) and a 5 megapixel macro lens are placed on the back. In addition, the device has a depth sensor for portrait photos, where the background is blurred.
The Redmi 9 is available in two variants. The version with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage costs 150 euros. The variant with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage costs 170 euros.
TCL announced the Alcatel 3X on Monday. This phone will hit the market at the end of July for 160 euros. A battery of 5,000 mAh is also installed in this device.
The Alcatel 3X has a 6.52 inch screen with a teardrop-shaped cutout at the top. On the back, the device has a standard camera lens (16 megapixels), a wide-angle lens (5 megapixels), a macro lens (2 megapixels) and a depth sensor.
In addition to the 160 euro version with 64 GB storage space, a variant with 128 GB storage will also be released. It will cost 190 euros. Both models offer 4 GB of RAM.