REDMAGIC unveils the ultimate gaming phones: The REDMAGIC 9S Pro series

    REDMAGIC has just announced its latest flagship gaming phones—the REDMAGIC 9S Pro and the REDMAGIC 9S Pro+ in China. These devices represent an update to the prior year’s popular REDMAGIC 9 Pro and the 9 Pro+.


    At the core of these new gaming beasts lies a Snapdragon 8 Gen 3-Leading version processor. To boost performance, it complements up to 24GB of LPDDR5X RAM and 1TB of UFS 4.0 storage. This is where serious; true next-level performance comes in for gamers and power users.

    REDMAGIC 9S Pro series: What make them real flagships?

    The REDMAGIC 9S Pro series caters to gamers, featuring personalized RGB lights for shoulder buttons and an eye protection solution with 2160 Hz PWM+DC dimming. The Game Space of these phones is well optimized with massive upgrades, having added new gaming features in and with the help of AI-powered enhancements through the REDMAGIC 9.5 operating system.


    One of the outstanding features that are available in the REDMAGIC 9S Pro series is the ICE 13.5 advanced cooling system. This prevents extreme thermal resistance and decreases temperatures by as much as 19.5°C with a massive 10182mm² single-layer vapor chamber plate and a new frost cooling gel. They also add a high-speed turbofan at 22,000 rpm with shark-fin blades for completely silent operation of only 4dB.

    Another unique selling points of the REDMAGIC 9S Pro series is its Smart Navigator Gaming feature that gives real-time recommendations over popular game-related topics. Furthermore, voice-to-text inputting is also supported for answering questions quickly. The AI Trigger can then be set according to the trigger conditions depending on the user’s game habits so it gets recognized auto and seamlessly.

    The Sound Recognition technology helps one in playing the game. It auto-detects and uses sound logos on the mini-map and other information to its best in decision-making. The REDMAGIC Moments feature will capture, edit, screenshot, and clip all automatically for highlights, making in-game highlight pictures in atmospheric images in the game lobby.


    Now, the advanced interactive REDMAGIC AI, together with Mora, the brand’s mascot, comes with the ability to be woken using one’s voice. It also makes it possible to set up an alarm, and has more features that periodically change the video display into a gaming theme map. AI integration now allows scene recognition, making in-game guidance accuracy improve by over 30%.

    Other AI features available on the REDMAGIC Cube can be found within GameSpace, and include AI Photo, AI image enlargement, AI wallpapers, writing assistant, support for AI summary, smarter AI content recommendations, Screen recognition, AI search, and AI Voice assistants.

    REDMAGIC 9S Pro and 9S Pro+ specifications

    • Display: 6.8-inch (2480 × 1116 pixels) Full HD+ OLED display, 120Hz refresh rate, up to 960Hz touch sampling rate, 10-bit color depth, up to 1600 nits peak brightness, 21600Hz PWM dimming
    • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 leading version chipset with 4nm octa-core architecture and Adreno 750 GPU
    • RAM/Storage: 12GB / 16GB / 24GB LPDDR5X RAM with 256GB / 512GB / 1TB UFS 4.0 ROM
    • Battery: 9 Pro – 6500mAh battery, 80W fast charging / 9 Pro+ – 5500mAh battery, 165W fast charging support
    • Rear Camera: 50MP 1/1.57″ Samsung GN5 sensor, 50MP 120-degree ultra-wide lens with Samsung JN1 sensor, 2MP macro camera with GigaDevice GC02M1 sensor
    • Front Camera: 16MP under-display selfie camera
    • Software: REDMAGIC OS 9.5 based on Android 14
    • Connectivity: 5G NSA /SA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6E 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz + 6GHz), Bluetooth 5.4, GPS (L1/L5)+ GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC
    • General: 3.5mm audio jack, Dual stereo speakers, DTS:X ULTRA, 3 mics
    • Security: In-display fingerprint sensor
    • Dimensions:163.98×76.35×8.9mm;Weight: 229g
    • SIM: Dual SIM

    Specifications via FoneArena

    REDMAGIC 9S Pro and 9S Pro+ Launched: Specs, and Pricing

    Pricing and availability

    • REDMAGIC 9S Pro Dark Knight and White Knight:
      • 12GB+256GB – 4799 CNY (USD 660 / Rs. 55,090 approx.)
      • 12GB+512GB – 5199 CNY (USD 715 / Rs. 59,680 approx.)
    • REDMAGIC 9S Pro Transparent Silver Deuterium and Transparent Dark Knight:
      • 12GB+256GB – 4999 CNY (USD 687 / Rs. 57,385 approx.)
      • 12GB+512GB – 5399 CNY (USD 742 / Rs. 61,985 approx.)
    • REDMAGIC 9S Pro+ Dark Knight and White Knight:
      • 16GB+512GB — 5799 CNY (USD 797 / Rs. 66,580 approx.)
    • REDMAGIC 9S Pro+ Transparent Silver Deuterium and Transparent Dark Knight:
      • 16GB+512GB – 5999 CNY (USD 825 / Rs. 68,885 approx.)
      • 24GB+1TB – 6999 CNY (USD 962 / Rs. 80,370 approx.)

    The REDMAGIC 9S Pro and REDMAGIC 9S Pro+ are now available for order and will go on sale on July 9, 2024, in China. The global version of the REDMAGIC 9S Pro is coming on July 16, 2024; availability will follow shortly following the date of release.

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