Xiaomi Redmi 6

Xiaomi Redmi 6 has been launched in China as the next generation Redmi smartphones. This is coming just days after the company introduced the Mi 8 flagships. The Redmi 6 is here as the successor to the Redmi 5, and it brings some of the most trendy features yet.

Xiaomi Redmi 6

Of course, the device is built around a bezel-less screen just like its predecessor, there’s a 4GB RAM and 64GB storage variant as well. It comes with Artificial Intelligence powered Face ID, this lets you unlock with the feature even in low light. Without further ado, lets find out more about the Xiaomi Redmi 6.

Xiaomi Redmi 6

Design

Xiaomi Redmi 6

The Redmi 6 has an aluminium alloy overall unibody, just like the Redmi Note 5A Prime. However, the body on the Redmi seems to have been more polished and classy looking. It comes with dual antenna lines as well which absolutely adds to the beauty of the device.

Xiaomi Redmi 6

It sports dual rear cameras, something the Redmi 5 couldn’t boast of. The cameras are horizontal at the top left corner with the LED flash right beside it. When you turn over to the side, it measures 8.3 mm in thickness and weighs 146g overall. It was launched in Grey, Blue, Gold and Rose Gold.

Display

Xiaomi Redmi 6

The Redmi 6 comes with a bezel-less display as well, it dishes out an 18:9 aspect ratio as usual. Just like on the Redmi 5, the bezels around the screen are still pretty much visible, and it seems we have to wait for the next generation Redmi series to sport a notch.

Xiaomi Redmi 6

The small 5.45-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen might not appeal to big screen lovers. Nonetheless, it boasts of 720 x 1440 pixels in resolution and 295 pixel per inch density for clear visuals. The screen could only get to 72.7% screen-to-body ratio.

Hardware and Software

Making everything work from underneath is the MediaTek Helio P22 chip, which was built on a 12nm process technology. The 8-Cores of processor on this device clocks at a fast rate of 2.0GHz, while the PowerVR GE8320 graphics processor handles graphics.

You get to choose from two options in terms of storage and RAM. There’s one with 64GB storage and 4GB RAM, while the cheaper variant has 32GB storage space and 3GB of RAM. Both storage space can be upgraded up to 256GB using a memory card. Xiaomi Redmi 6 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI 10 on top.

Camera

Xiaomi added an extra camera on the Redmi 6, it houses dual 12MP + 5MP shooters with f/2.2 aperture respectively. The 12MP lens has 1.25 μm pixel size, while the 5MP lens right beside it has 1.12 μm pixel size. Both cameras are AI powered with features like phase detection autofocus, LED flash, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama and others. Record videos of 1080p@30fps and take cute selfies with the 5 MP selfie shooter that supports Face ID as well.

Battery

Powering the Xiaomi Redmi 6 is a 3000mAh non-removable Li-Po battery with fast charging technology. With the fast charging feature, charging the battery from 0% to 100% shouldn’t take up to 1.9 hours.

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Xiaomi Redmi 6 Full Technical Specifications

General

Device TypeSmartphone
ModelXiaomi Redmi 6
AnnouncedJune, 2018
ReleasedJune, 2018
StatusAvailable on Shopping stores

Network

2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G NetworkWCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G NetworkLTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
SIM TypeNano + Nano
SIM CountDual SIM

Design

TypeAluminium
Dimensions147.5 x 71.5 x 8.3 mm
Weight146g
ProtectionYes
ColoursGrey, Blue, Gold, Rose Gold

Display

Display TypeHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size5.45-inch
Resolution720 x 1440 pixels
Colors16M colors
Pixel Density295ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio72.7%
Touch ScreenYes
ProtectionYes
FeaturesMulti-touch, Scratch Resistant
Secondary DisplayNo

Camera

12MP + 5MP
Yes
Yes
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Exposure compensation
Face detection
Geotagging
HDR
ISO settings
Panorama
Scene mode
Self-timer
Touch focus
White balance settings
Yes, LED
5MP

Software

Android 8.1 Oreo
MIUI 10
Yes
SkypeYes
WhatsappYes
FacebookYes
YoutubeYes

Hardware

Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22
CPUOcta-core 2.0GHz
GPUPowerVR GE8320
3GB/4GB
Internal Storage32GB/64GB
Yes, up to 256GB
Fingerprint (Rear)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Compass
ControlsTouchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key

Connectivity

Yes
Infrared
Wi-FiYes
Wi-fi HotspotYes
USB TypeYes, microUSB
GPSYes, with A-GPS
NFC
HDMI
Facial IdentificationYes
No

Battery

Battery TypeLi-Po Battery
Capacity3000mAh
PlacementNon-removable
Fast ChargingYes
Standby
Talk Time
Music Play

Media

Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones
MP3, WAV
Yes
Yes

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
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