Redmi Note 6 Pro Android Smartphone has been officially launched by the giant Chinese mobile phone manufacturer, Xiaomi mobiles. The handset arrives with a lot of impressive specs and features.
The mid-range device, Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro packs a dual camera setup at the back and front, powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC processor and it is the successor to the Redmi Note 5 Pro, but this time around, there is a top notch display at the up front of the screen display.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro Specs
*. Display: 6.26-inch Full-HD+ IPS LCD full screen panel with a 19:9 aspect ratio
*. Screen resolution: 2,280 x 1,080 pixels
*. Processor: 14nm octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC
*. GPU: Adreno 509
*. OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
*. RAM: 3GB / 4GB
*. Storage: 32GB / 64GB of inbuilt storage expandable up to 256GB
*. Network and connectivity: Dual SIM, OTG, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi Direct, 2.4G WIFI, 5G WIFI 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, AGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou
+ Global bands(No B28)
– WCDMA: B1/2/4/5/8
– LTE FDD: B1/3/4/5/7/8/20
– LTE TDD: B38/40
+ Global bands(with B28)
– GSM: B2/3/5/8
– WCDMA: B1/2/4/5/8
– LTE FDD: B1/2/3/4/5/7/8/28
– LTE TDD: B38/40
– Back: Dual rear camera of 12MP and a 5MP sensor
– Front: Dual front camera of 20MP and a 2MP sensor
*. Sensors: Rear fingerprint sensor, IR blaster, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Distance sensor, Ambient light sensor, Electronic compass, Hall effect sensor
*. Colors: Blue, Black, Rose Gold, Red
*. Dimension: 157.9 x 76.4 x 8.26mm
*. Weight: 182g
*. Battery: 4000mAh lithium-ion polymer battery with 5V/2A charging
Design and Display
The Note 6 Pro packs a lot of differences from the previous generation, Redmi Note 5 Pro.
The similarities are worth a while but definitely lacks the spotlight and limelight appearances. It has a metal frame with plastic panels (top and bottom).
On the design, you’ll find a bigger and larger screen display alongside a notch display on the Note 6 Pro, which is different from the smaller and notch-less Redmi Note 5 Pro.
Thankfully, the Redmi Note 6 Pro boasts of 86% screen-to-body ratio, and 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
Another major difference is the smaller bezels surrounding the screen display of the Redmi Note 6 Pro. The four cameras available is also lacking behind on the Redmi Note 5 Pro Smartphone.
The Redmi Note 6 Pro is the first Xiaomi smartphone to feature four cameras, which is like Mate 20 Lite.
Camera and connectivity
The Redmi Note 6 Pro device comes with dual front facing camera setup of 20-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor, which is enhanced with 4-in-1 super pixel, AI Dynamic Bokeh, AI Portrait 2.0, AI Dual Front Camera, along with AI-assisted scene recognition, and face unlock.
At the back, there is the dual cameras setup of 2-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor with features like Dual Pixel autofocus, 1.4-micron pixels, and AI portrait 2.0, for blurring of photo background.
The 12 + 5MP dual camera features massive 1.4μm pixels that capture more light, and takes amazing photos in low-light, bringing in bright and detailed shots and it produces brilliant photos in low light.
Redmi Note 6 Pro is Xiaomi’s first smartphone with AI-powered quad-camera. It arrives with handful of network and connectivity, 4G, Bluetooth V5.0, Wi-Fi Direct, 2.4G WIFI, 5G WIFI 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, OTG, etc.
Performance and Battery
It is powered by mid-range processor, 14nm FinFET Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Octa-core processor, which delivers strong, perfect high performance and superior configuration, brings in low power consumption and increases the phone better performance.
Redmi Note 6 Pro comes with GPU Adreno 509 graphic performance for intensive games played on the mobile phone. The processor is thoroughly optimized MIUI for use.
And it arrives in two different variant, there is the 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage and the other is 4GB of RAM + 64GB of internal storage, any of the both is expandable up to 256GB via micro SD card slot.
Both models are for seamless multitasking and to store more files and data. It is pre-loaded with gigantic 4000mAh lithium-ion polymer battery capacity, with charges via 5V/2A charging, with micro USB, and it support OTG.
The company claims it can last up to 2 days on single full charge. The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo. There are different sensors embedded into the Smartphones.
For the prices and availability, the both phone models are available for purchase. The Redmi Note 6 Pro 3GB + 32GB storage, is priced at N60,000 in Nigeria currency, while the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage goes for $200 per unit.