Xiaomi Redmi 6 with 5.45-inch 18:9 Display, Dual Rear Cameras, AI Face Unlock Announced

Xiaomi announces Redmi 6, the successor of last years Redmi 5 with an upgraded camera and AI capabilities. Its a budget dual-camera smartphone comes with a smaller 5.45-inch display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and powered by the MediaTek Helio P22 octa-core processor with a downgraded 3,000mAh battery. The Xiaomi Redmi 6 available in two variants – 3GB/32GB and 4GB/64GB. It’s a Dual SIM 4G device equipped with a hybrid SIM tray and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI 9.

Redmi 6The major change in the Redmi 6 compared to the predecessor is the Dual camera module on the rear side. The setup includes a primary 12MP and a secondary 5MP sensor with LED flash. For selfies and video calls, it has a 5MP sensor at the front that supports AI portraits. In Terms of design, the Redmi 6 has a polycarbonate back and comes with the rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Key Highlights
  • AI Face Unlock
  • Real-time bokeh, AI Smart objects
  • AI Intelligent Translation, AI Smart Currency Exchange, AI Calorie Counting
  • Rear Camera modes – Night enhancement, HDR, Continuous shooting, Street view, Countdown photo, Scene selection
  • Front camera mode – Portrait, HDR, Age detection, Countdown photo
  • Display modes – Sun, Night Light, Eye Protection Mode
  • AI Voice Assistant

The Redmi 6 is offered in four colors – Black, GoldBlue & Rose Gold and priced at 799 yuan (Approx. ₹8,400) for 3GB/32GB and 999 yuan (Approx. ₹10,500) for 4GB/64GB. As of now, it is only available in China and expected to launch in India sometime around September 2018.

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Full Specifications
  • 5.45-inch Display, 1440×720 Pixels, 295 PPI
  • 18:9 Aspect Ratio, 1000:1 Contrast Ratio
  • Fingerprint Scanner
  • 2.0GHz MediaTek Helio P22 Processor, Octa-core, 12nm
  • IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 3GB/4GB RAM, 32GB/64GB Storage
  • microSD Support up to 256GB
  • Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI 9
  • Dual Rear Cameras (12MP+5MP), LED Flash, ƒ/2.2, PDAF
  • 5MP Front Camera, LED Selfie Light, ƒ/2.2
  • Video Recording – 1080p, 720p @ 30fps, Slow-motion
  • 3,000mAh Battery, 5V/1A
  • Hybrid Dual SIM, Nano+Nano/microSD
  • 2G/3G/4G, VoLTE
  • Bluetooth 4.2, WiFi b/g/n (2.4GHz)
  • GPS, AGPS, GLONASS, Beidou
  • Micro USB Port, 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • Sensors – Accelerometer, Ambient Light, E-compass, Distance
  • Dimensions – 147.5 x 71.5 x 8.3 mm
  • Weight – 146g
  • Colors – Gold, Blue, Black, Rose Gold
  • In the Box – Handset, Adapter, USB Cable, SIM Ejector, Manual

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