Xiaomi launches its new Redmi 6 series in the market

Chinese phone maker comany Xiaomi has launched its new series of Redmi 6 last week. The series includes Redmi 6, Redmi 6A,Redmi 6 Pro in the market. It is a budjet smartphone The Redmi 6A has been priced in India starting at Rs. 5,999, the Redmi 6 has a base price of Rs. 7,999, and the Redmi 6 Pro starts at Rs. 10,999. With these price tags, the new Redmi 6 series takes on the likes of Lenovo and Samsung, as well as numerous offerings from Xiaomi’s previous portfolio.

As per going with the trend of 18:9 displays that Xiaomi has flooded the sub-Rs. 10,000 segment with, the Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A have similar 5.45-inch HD+ panels with a resolution of 720×1440 pixels and aspect ratio of 18:9. On the other hand, the premium Redmi 6 Pro is Xiaomi’s first smartphone in India to sport a display notch, giving its 5.84-inch full-HD+ panel an aspect ratio of 19:9 and resolution of 1080×2280 pixels.

Redmi 6 full specifications

Release date June 2018
Launched in India Yes
Form factor Touchscreen
Body type Metal
Dimensions (mm) 147.50 x 71.50 x 8.30
Weight (g) 146.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 3000
Colours Blue, Gold, Rose Gold, Black

DISPLAY

Screen size (inches) 5.45
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 720×1440 pixels
Aspect ratio 18:9

HARDWARE

Processor 2GHz octa-core
Processor make MediaTek Helio P22
RAM 3GB
Internal storage 32GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 256
Dedicated microSD slot Yes

CAMERA

Rear camera 12-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.25-micron) + 5-megapixel
Rear flash Dual LED
Front camera 5-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.12-micron)

SOFTWARE

Operating system Android 8.1 Oreo
Skin MIUI 9.6

CONNECTIVITY

Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/g/n
GPS Yes
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
USB OTG Yes
Micro-USB Yes
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards Yes
SIM 1
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM 2
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes

SENSORS

Face unlock Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes

Redmi 6A full specifications

GENERAL

Release date June 2018
Launched in India Yes
Form factor Touchscreen
Body type Metal
Dimensions (mm) 147.50 x 71.50 x 8.30
Weight (g) 145.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 3000
Colours Blue, Gold, Rose Gold, Black

DISPLAY

Screen size (inches) 5.45
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 720×1440 pixels
Aspect ratio 18:9

HARDWARE

Processor 2GHz quad-core
Processor make MediaTek Helio A22
RAM 2GB
Internal storage 16GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 256
Dedicated microSD slot Yes

CAMERA

Rear camera 13-megapixel (f/2.2)
Rear autofocus Phase detection autofocus
Rear flash Dual LED
Front camera 5-megapixel

SOFTWARE

Operating system Android 8.1 Oreo
Skin MIUI 9.6

CONNECTIVITY

Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/g/n
GPS Yes
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
USB OTG Yes
Micro-USB Yes
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards Yes
SIM 1
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM 2
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes

SENSORS

Face unlock Yes
Fingerprint sensor No
Compass/ Magnetometer No
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope No

Redmi 6 Pro full specifications

GENERAL

Release date June 2018
Launched in India Yes
Form factor Touchscreen
Body type Metal
Dimensions (mm) 149.33 x 71.68 x 8.75
Weight (g) 178.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 4000
Removable battery No
Colours Gold, Blue, Black, Red

DISPLAY

Screen size (inches) 5.84
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×2280 pixels
Aspect ratio 19:9
Pixels per inch (PPI) 432

HARDWARE

Processor 2GHz octa-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
RAM 3GB
Internal storage 32GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 256
Dedicated microSD slot Yes

CAMERA

Rear camera 12-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.25-micron) + 5-megapixel
Rear autofocus Phase detection autofocus
Rear flash LED
Front camera 5-megapixel

SOFTWARE

Operating system Android 8.1 Oreo
Skin MIUI 9.6

CONNECTIVITY

Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/b/g/n
GPS Yes
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
USB OTG Yes
Micro-USB Yes
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards Yes
SIM 1
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM 2
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes

SENSORS

Face unlock Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes

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