The Xiaomi Redmi 6 is launched in India. The smartphone sports a 5.45-inch HD+ (720x1440 pixels) display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and an 80.7 percent screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by an octa-core 12nm MediaTek Helio P22 SoC (clocked at 2GHz), paired with PowerVR GE8320 GPU and 3GB of RAM. There is 32GB/ 64GB of inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB), with its own card slot. In terms of optics, the unit gets horizontally stacked dual camera set up at the back, with a 12-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor, both with 1.25-micron pixels and AI capabilities. On the front, the smartphone gets a 5-megapixel selfie sensor.
Connectivity options on the Redmi 6 include 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, GPS/ A-GPS, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and Micro-USB. It is powered by a 3000mAh battery. The Redmi 6 runs Android 8.1(Oreo) topped by MIUI 9.6, with an update to MIUI 10 coming soon. Sensors on board include fingerprint, an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, infrared, and proximity sensor.
The handset is available in Indian market in Black, Gold, Rose Gold, and Blue colors. The Xiaomi Redmi 6 price starts at Rs. 7,999 for 3GB/32GB and Rs. 9,499 for 3GB/64GB variants.