Xiaomi launched a high version of Redmi 6. Call Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro the handset is now available for purchase in the Chinese market. There are decent specifications in the handset and budget oriented customers are targeted. Currently, it is only available in China, but we expect that the company will soon launch this handset in other Asian countries including India.
What is interesting about this device, it is expected to come with a price tag of 9, 999. In this range, we have many devices but they do not meet the requirement, however, Realm 1 can be a good option. Anyway, in this article, we are going to review a quick overview of Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro.
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Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro Specifications
|Display||5.84 inch Full HD+, 1080x2160px, 19:9 Aspect Ratio|
|SoC & GPU||Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 625 | Adreno 506|
|OS & RAM||Android 8.1 Oreo (MIUI 9.0) | 3GB or 4GB RAM|
|Storage||32GB or 64GB | Expandable up to 256GB (Dedicated Slot)|
|Rear Camera||Dual 12MP + 5MP, f/2.2, Gyro-EIS, PDAF, LED Flash|
|Front Camera||5MP, HDR|
|Battery||Li-Po 4,000 mAh, Fast Charging 10W|
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro Design and Build Quality
In the case of design, it can be considered as the cheapest iPhone X-Clone so far. The handset bears the back design of the rear with the addition of fingerprint sensor in the middle. It weighs 178 grams because it has a metal body but if you use it it will not feel heavy.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro comes with the notch and the interesting thing is that you can hide it. Means, if you do not want a display, you can easily turn it off and look like a regular Android phone. In this, beels under the display, there is an acceptable amount of bezel in the rest of the display.
Another interesting thing is that it is the first smartphone of Xiamen to come up with a dedicated MicroSD slot. Until now, many people were complaining to their hybrid slot. So now, this is a great relief for them.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro display, OS and UI
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro has a 5.84-inch Full HD + display that is set in the regular 5-inch smartphone body shape. Therefore, performance is large enough for those who like to watch videos or play games on their smartphones. Since there is a full HD + resolution IPS LCD panel, the display looks luminous and is bright enough.
Speaking about the software, the handset runs on Android 8.0 Orao-based MIUI 9. As you already know, MIUI is a feature rich user interface. This is not a gap and offers a very smooth experience.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro Gaming and Performance
The Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro comes with a very popular mid-range processor – Snapdragon 625. It is a common processor and can be seen often. Even Redmi Note 5, Redmi Note 4 and MI A1 come along with this processor.
Talking about real-time performance, it’s good. If you are a normal user and play normal games because it work on Snapdragon 625 which is good. If you are using social media apps, playing normal games or switching between normal applications, then this is not a gap.
It will handle some graphics rich games but do not keep your expectations high. It’s a mid-range processor and comes with Adreno 506 GPU which can not handle heavy graphics. Switching between heavy applications can restart the game instead of resuming. We will talk more about the performance in our deep article. wait for it.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro Camera
Sample photos provided by the company look a bit unbelievable so we are going to do an in-depth review. Wait for it. Meanwhile, we can tell you that daylight photos taken from Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro look good. Colors look natural and images have good details.
The Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro comes with f/2.2 aperture (in both rear cameras) which means it can create very good depth-of-field effect. So if you love the bokeh effect, you will love the performance.
Talking about what’s interesting, its front facing camera is powered by AI portrait and AI beauty. Means, the performance of front facing camera depends on artificial algorithm. Those, who want bokeh effect in selfies too, will love this feature. We will talk more about camera in our in-depth article. Wait for it.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro Battery
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro is supported by 4,000 mAh battery which is more than enough if you are a normal user. If you operate it normally, it can last up to 36 hours. During medium use, it will last for a day. We can not talk about heavy usage because we are still testing the device, but we are pretty sure that it can run for up to 5 hours.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro is launched in China with a very competitive price tag. In this range, we already have Realm 1, Redmi 5, Redmi Note 5, Honor 9 Light and Honor 7X. Although its price for India is still unknown, but the price of the handset is expected to be around ₹ 10,000. For this price, there are decent specifications in the handset and have very good quality quality.
Now, if the Redmi Note 6 Pro gets a price tag around ₹ 10,000; For those who buy mid-range handsets, this will really be confused. Anyway, most phones in this category are operated by Snapdragon 625, so their performance is less or less similar. The winner’s decision will be taken from the performance of his camera which we are currently doing. So, wait for it and we will tell you which is the true king in this price range.