Xiaomi on November 6, Tuesday announced the Redmi Note 6 Pro in Indonesia. The company also introduced Mi Home Security Camera 360-degree, the Mi Band 3, and the Mi 8 Lite. This one is the successor of Redmi Note 5 Pro and the device is expected to launch in India very soon.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro comes with a slightly new design and upgraded cameras. The display has a notch with a thinner chin at the bottom. Redmi Note 6 Pro has two selfie cameras on the front and a dual rear sensor as well. While the previous model Redmi Note 5 Pro features a single selfie camera and dual rear cameras. The overall design overview seems the same as the previous model.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro Specifications
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro features a 6.26-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD display with 2160×1080 pixels resolution, a 19:9 aspect ratio. The notched display sports with a 2.5D curved Gorilla Glass protection. Under the hood, the device is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor coupled with Adreno 509 GPU, 3GB/4GB of LPDDR4X RAM, and 32GB/64GB of eMMC 5.1 flash storage variant. The storage can be expandable up to 256GB via MicroSD card.
The smartphone sports a dual rear camera set up of a 12MP sensor with f/1.9 aperture and a 5MP secondary sensor with f/2.2 aperture lens along with the dual pixel autofocus feature, LED flash, EIS, Panorama, AI Dynamic Bookeh, Auto-HDR, Manual mode etc. On the front side, the handset houses a dual 20MP+2MP selfie cameras with AI portrait 2.0, Beautify 4.0 mode also. The camera sensors are also capable of AI Scene Recognition over 27 categories. The phone runs on Android Oreo over MIUI out of the box.
In terms of the Connectivity options, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro includes a dual nano-SIM (hybrid) support, Bluetooth V5.0, dual 4G VoLTE, USB 2.0 port, a 3.5mm audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4G+5G), Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, and BeiDou. The smartphone features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor along with the facial recognition for unlocking the screen. It also includes all the major sensors like Ambient Light, Proximity, IR blaster, Distance sensor, Accelerometer, Hall, Gyro, Magnetometer, e-Compass etc. The smartphone is packed with a 4,000mAh battery. The handset measures 157.9mm×76.4mm×8.26mm and weigh 182 grams.
Redmi Note 6 Pro Price and Availability
The device will be available in Black, Blue, Red, and Rose Gold color options. Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro price starts at IDR 28,99,000 (Rs.14,300 approx) for the base model with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage in Indonesia. It also comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage which is priced at IDR 32,99,000 (Rs.16,000 approx). The device is expected to launch in India within November 20 this year at a very competitive price tag of Rs.15,000 (approx).