Xiaomi, the brand that rules the budget smartphone segment in India recently unveiled its next set of popular Redmi series smartphones the Redmi 6A, Redmi 6 and the Redmi 6 Pro. The Redmi series of phones are known for their unmatched pricing and the specs you get, and same is the case for these three smartphones. Let’s take a closer look.
The Redmi 6A and 6 are coupled with a MediaTek processor and the Redmi 6 Pro comes with Xiaomi favourite SoC the Snapdragon 625.
This is the least expensive phone of all three but still packs a punch. The phone is rocking an Helio A22 12 nm quad-core processor from MediaTek. The ‘Desh Ka Naya Smartphone’ also features a 5.45 inch HD display with 18:9 full-screen aspect ratio. A 3000 mAh battery powers this handset. Just like its predecessor Redmi 6A also lacks a fingerprint reader but there is the less secure face unlock. Dual VoLTE and microSD card support is present. Redmi 6A is running MIUI 9 based on Android Oreo(MIUI 10 coming soon) Camera is 13MP on rear and 5MP on the front with AI portrait mode.
A curvy body with a metallic finish is what you’ll see on this device. Performance wise, the MediaTek Helio P22 Octa-core chipset should do a decent job. A dual set of camera lenses (12 MP + 5 MP) with a 5 MP front facing camera adorn the body. This Redmi handset packs in a 3000 mAh battery and comes with face unlock as well as a fingerprint reader. There is dual nano SIM + micro SD card support. On the software front, this handset comes with MIUI 9.6 (MIUI 10 update coming soon).
Redmi 6 Pro
The Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro is powered by 2 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor and 3 GB of RAM. The phone packs 32 GB of internal storage that can be expanded via a microSD card(up to 256 GB). As far as the cameras are concerned, the Redmi 6 Pro packs a 12-megapixel (f/2.2) + 5-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel selfie camera. A 5.8 inch 1080p panel is present with a PPI of 432. As the aspect ratio is 19:9, a ‘notch’ is present. The Redmi 6 Pro is powered by a 4000mAh battery. Dual SIM with MicroSD support, face unlock and fingerprint scanner are other features. MIUI 9 with Android Oreo covers the software front.
Pricing and Availability
Redmi 6A 2GB/16GB – Rs. 5,999 (introductory price)
2GB/32GB – Rs. 6,999.
Redmi 6 3GB/32GB Rs. 7,999
3GB/64GB – Rs. 9,499
Redmi 6 Pro 3GB/32GB Rs. 10,999
4GB/64GB – Rs. 12,999.
Redmi 6: Flipkart, mi.com and mi home stores
Redmi 6A: Amazon, mi.com and mi home stores.
Redmi 6 Pro: mi.com, Flipkart and mi home stores.
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