Less than a month after Xiaomi made the Mi 9 available in Malaysia, the smartphone brand is already planning on bringing in the SE variant of the phone to our shores. The announcement was made via Xiaomi’s official Facebook page, but without any additional details beyond a date at the top of it.
Specifically, Xiaomi’s call to arms simply tells its fans that it will be hosting a live stream launch event on 30 April 2019 at 9PM. By then, Xiaomi will undoubtedly divulge more information about the Mi 9 SE’s availability in the country, accompanied by its official price tag.
Interestingly, it looks like the live stream will also serve as a window of opportunity for fans to try and score themselves a limited edition Brown Bear Edition Mi 9 SE set. This particular was launched in China at the start of the month, and retails for 2499 Yuan (~RM1535).
The Xiaomi Mi 9 SE was launched alongside the Mi 9 back in February this year. Unlike its bigger brother, the Mi 9 SE houses a mid-range Snapdragon 712 SoC and 6GB RAM. More importantly, the phone houses a triple camera main array, comprising a 48MP main sensor, 13MP wide-angle sensor, and an 8MP telephoto lens.
In any case, if you’ve been eyeing this phone, you’ll definitely want to save the date.