Earlier this month, Xiaomi launched two new Redmi smartphones with MediaTek chipsets in China. While the Redmi 6 came with Helio P22 octa-core processor, the Redmi 6A is backed by Helio A22 quad-core processor. Both the devices came with 18:9 displays without any notch. Today, the company has officially confirmed to launch the Redmi 6 Pro smartphone on June 25th in China. On the same day, the company is also going to unveil the new Mi Pad 4 Android tablet.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro with Notch Display & Snapdragon 625 SoC Launching on June 25th
(June 20th, 2018)
The Redmi 6 Pro will be company’s first Redmi smartphone to come with a notch display. Earlier to this, it has only launched the Mi 8 and Mi 8 SE smartphones with notch display. The company has officially confirmed the device come with 19:9 display, Snapdragon 625 processor, and a 4,000mAh battery. We expect the Redmi 6 Pro to be the same device with the model number M1804C3CE that got certified by TENAA.
According to the listing, the Redmi 6 Pro will be offering a 5.84-inch display with Full HD+ (2280 × 1080 pixels) resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. However, the device sports relatively thicker bezels on all four sides. Just like other two newly launched Redmi 6 devices, the Redmi 6 Pro might also come with MIUI 10 out of the box. It will be available 2GB, 3GB, and 4GB RAM variants with 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB of internal storage respectively.
There is also a MicroSD card slot for expanding the storage up to 256GB. In terms of optics, the Redmi 6 Pro sports 12MP dual rear cameras and a 5MP single front camera. While the Redmi 6 Pro is backed by a 4,000mAh battery, it might not support fast charging. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, IR Blaster, 3.5mm audio jack, and a MicroUSB 2.0 port. There is also a circular fingerprint placed on the rear of the device.
From the rear, the device looks exactly similar to the Redmi Note 5 Pro. While the power button and volume rocker are placed on the right edge, the SIM card can be found on the left edge.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro Full Specificatios Revealed with Official Renders
(June 21st, 2018)
Xiaomi will be officially unveiling the Redmi 6 Pro next week in China. However, the official renders of the device are now posted on the company’s Weibo handle. Also, we came to know the full specifications and pricing of the Redmi 6 Pro. As mentioned above, the device will be coming with 19:9 display, AI cameras, Snapdragon 625 SoC, and 4000mAh battery. The device will be priced at 999 Yuan (approx $155 / Rs 10,500) for the variant with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
The Redmi 6 Pro sports 6.84-inch display with Full HD+ (2280 x 1080 pixels) resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the device will come powered by the Snapdragon 625 octa-core processor and comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. As of now, there is no confirmation about the availability of the 3GB RAM variant with 32GB of onboard storage. Talking about the cameras, the device sports 12MP + 5MP dual AI cameras on the rear.
The recently launched Redmi Y2 (a.k.a Redmi S2) also came with the same dual rear camera setup. It will be available in Black, Gold, Rose Gold, Red, and Blue color options.
Latest: Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro Goes Official in China
As announced earlier, Xiaomi launched the Redmi 6 Pro smartphone today in China. The device comes in Black, Blue, Red, Gold, and Rose Gold color options. It comes in three different storage variants – 3GB + 32GB, 4GB + 32GB, 4GB + 64GB. Coming to the pricing, the base variant of the Redmi 6 Pro with 3GB RAM is priced at 999 Yuan. The 4GB RAM variant with 32GB and 64GB of internal storage is priced at 1199 Yuan and 1299 Yuan respectively.
Talking about the specifications, the Redmi 6 Pro comes with a 5.84-inch display with Full HD+ (2280 x 1080 pixels) resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. It is the first smartphone in the Redmi series to come with a notch display. Under the hood is the 14nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core processor clocked at 2.0GHz and comes coupled with Adreno 506 GPU. It offers 3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB of internal storage that can be further expandable up to 256GB.
In terms of optics, the Redmi 6 Pro sports 12MP + 5MP AI dual cameras on the rear with EIS, PDAF and f/2.2 aperture. On the front is the 5MP selfie camera with AI smart beauty mode. Both the front and rear cameras support AI Portrait mode. While there is a circular fingerprint sensor on the rear, the Redmi 6 Pro also supports face unlock. It comes with triple card slot for adding two nano SIM cards and one MicroSD card.
The device is backed by a 4,000mAh non-removable battery that also supports 5V/2A charging input. It measures 149.33 x 71.68 x 8.75 mm and weighs 178 grams. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, IR Blaster, 3.5mm audio jack, and a MicroUSB port. The power button and volume rocker are placed on the right edge of the device. It comes with the Android Ore0-based MIUI 9 out of the box. As of now, there is no information about the international availability of the Redmi 6 Pro.
Stay tuned on Phone Radar for more details about the upcoming Xiaomi devices.