Xiaomi has just jumped the guns. We expected it to officially unwrap the Redmi 6 pro alongside the Mi Pad 4 at a dedicated event in China tomorrow, but with just a few hours to the deal day, the company has now officially listed both devices on its official website detailing full specs, features, as well as pricing.
As for the Xiaomi Redmi 6 pro, there aren’t too many surprises in store, as virtually everything there is to know about the device had already been out in a series of leaks and teasers. As expected, the device like many recent phones from China takes its design cue from the iPhone X, as it got the much talked about Notched display while also accommodating a considerably large bezel on the. While the flip side looks beautifully crafted, it is however still reminiscence of the iPhone X with a vertically stacked dual rear came with a fingerprint sensor below it.
Talking about specifications, the Redmi 6 pro indeed sports a notched 5.84-inch Full HD+ 19:9 display with the Snapdragon 625 processor coupled with 3GB/4GB and 32GB/64GB of storage under the hood.
And in line with previous leaks, the Redmi 6 pro gets a 5MP selfie sensor with AI portrait mode, AI beauty mode, HDR, and support for AI face unlock, and a12MP+5MP dual camera setup with AI portrait mode, bokeh mode, night-scene enhancement, EIS, HDR, and capable of doing 1080p, 720p and 4800p videos at 30fps and also records 720p slow-motion videos at 120fps.
Based on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system with Xiaomi’s MIUI 9 on top, the Redmi 6 pro gets a massive 4000mAh battery with 5V/2A charging and should come with a full host of connectivity options including 4G LTE, a micro USB port, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
The device is tipped to go on sale a day after its official unveiling in Flame Red, Cherry Blossom Powder, Gold, Stone Black, and Blue color options. Pricing starts at ¥999 (~$155) for the 3GB model, ¥1199 (~$185) for the 4GB + 32GB model, while the 4GB RAM + 64GB variant will go for as much as ¥1299 (~$200).