Redmi 6 Pro first sale in India today via Amazon
Xiaomi's recently launched budget offering, the Redmi 6 Pro, will go on sale for the first time today at 12pm via Amazon and Mi.com. The phone features a notch-based full-HD+ display, AI-powered dual rear camera, mid-level internals, dual VoLTE, and a massive 4,000mAh battery. In terms of pricing, the Redmi 6 Pro starts at Rs. 10,999. Here are the finer details.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro: At a glance
Up front, the Redmi 6 Pro sports a notch-based display with noticeable top and side bezels and a beefier bottom chin. The back panel looks identical to that of Redmi Note 5 Pro with a vertically-stacked camera module and a fingerprint sensor. The Redmi 6 Pro features a 5.84-inch full-HD+ (1080x2280 pixels) panel with a 19:9 aspect ratio.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
The Redmi 6 Pro offers an AI-powered dual rear camera setup comprising a 12MP+5MP setup with f/2.2 aperture, 1.25-micron pixels, PDAF, and HDR, Scene Detection and Portrait Mode. Up front, the phone sports a 5MP (f/2.2) camera with 1.12-micron pixels and AI-based Portrait mode, Beautify, HDR and Face Unlock.
Under the hood
The Redmi 6 Pro is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, paired with 3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB of storage (expandable upto 256GB). The phone runs Android Oreo-based MIUI 9.6 and packs 4,000mAh battery. It supports 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/A-GPS, Micro-USB, and 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors onboard the phone include proximity sensor, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, e-compass, and gyroscope.
Pricing and Availability
The Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro costs Rs. 10,999 for the 3GB RAM/32GB storage model and Rs. 12,999 for the 4GB RAM/64GB storage variant. In terms of launch offers, HDFC credit/debit cardholders will get a Rs. 500 instant discount on Amazon and Mi.com. The phone will be available in Black, Gold, Red and Blue color options.