Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro has been launched with four cameras and is now available for sale. The device is quite similar in build to last year offering except that it now comes with a notch. The Redmi Note 6 Pro comes with a 19:9 aspect ratio, AI-powered cameras and a 4000mAH battery capacity
This is the upgraded variant of the Redmi Note 5 Pro budget-friendly smartphone that was introduced a couple of months ago. The Pro version houses the Snapdragon 636 and with lots of colour options to choose from.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro Key Specs and Features
・6.26-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2280 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo with 6GB/4GB/3GB RAM
・Octa-core 1.8 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
・32GB/64GB built-in storage, expandable up to 256GB
・12MP + 5MP rear camera and 20MP + 5MP dual front cameras
・4000mAh non-removable Li-Po Battery
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro Design
The 6 Pro looks quite similar to its little siblings. It looks more like the Redmi 6 Pro thanks to its iPhone X-like dual shooters at the top left corner.
It also sports the rear fingerprint scanner count and dual lines. Measuring 8.8 mm in thickness when you turn over to the sides and weighs 178g overall. It will be available in Black, Blue, Gold, Rose Gold and Red colours.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro Display
Just like I stated above, the device comes with a notch-screen. A very big notch just like what we saw on the Mi 8 flagship series. And there are still huge bottom bezels.
You get a tall 6.26-inch FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. This screen offers a 19:9 aspect ratio and boasts of 1080 x 2280 pixels in resolution and over 402 pixels per inch density. The screen also stretches up to 81.1% screen-to-body ratio.
Hardware and Software
Behind the screen, the Snapdragon 638 chip from Qualcomm takes charge. The chip was built on a 14nm process technology, so power efficiency should be great. It is an octa-core processor that clocks at a speed of 1.8GHz, paired with an Adreno 509 graphics.
The cheaper variant has 3GB of RAM and 32GB storage space, there’s another variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. While the more expensive variant boasts of 6GB of RAM and a massive 64GB storage space. You can upgrade all variants up to 256GB, and experience Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI 9 skin.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro Camera
At the rear, we can see dual 12MP + 5MP shooters that has a f/1.9 aperture, 1.25 μm pixel size and f/2.0 aperture, 1.12 μm pixel size respectively. Features on the camera include gyro-EIS, phase detection autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR and panorama. Interesting, you also get a dual 20MP+ 5MP AI-powered selfie camera supports HDR and Face ID.
Network and Battery Life
The Redmi 6 Pro supports 4G LTE and accommodates dual Nano SIM, with support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB port 2.0, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro is powered by a non-removable Li-Po 4000mAh battery with fast charging technology. Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro will be available on shopping stores, starting from $199.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro Full Specs
・Announced: Sept 2018
・Status: Available. Sept 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz
・4G Support: LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
・Number of SIM Card: 2 (Nano + Nano)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes
・Material Type: Aluminium
・Dimensions: 157.9 x 76.38 x 8.2 mm
・Colour: Black, Blue, Gold, Rose Gold, Red
・Screen Type: FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 1080 x 2280 pixels
・Pixel Density: 403ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 81.1%
・Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
・Processor: Octa-core 1.8GHz
・Chipset type: Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636
・Graphics Processing Unit: Adreno 509
・Memory Card slot: Yes, up to 256GB
・Internal storage: 64GB/32GB
・Back Camera: 12MP + 5MP
・Front Camera: 20MP+5MP
・Back Flash: Yes
・Front Flash: No
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, compass, gyroscope
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: Yes