Xiaomi Redmi 6 Review

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Review. Xiaomi as of late propelled the Redmi 6 in India, alongside the Redmi 6A (Review) and the Redmi 6 Pro (Review). As its name recommends, it is the successor of the Redmi 5 (Review), which has been genuinely prevalent for offering great equipment at moderate costs. The Redmi 6 gets another processor, has intriguing details on paper, and is situated between the Redmi 6A and the Redmi 6 Pro. We have seen cell phones with great equipment however the majority of them are thought around the Rs. 10,000 stamp. The Redmi 6 appears to have great equipment at a beginning cost in India of Rs. 7,999, however is it as well as can be expected get at the cost? We put it under serious scrutiny.

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Review
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Review

Xiaomi Redmi 6 design

The Redmi arrangement is the section level lineup from Xiaomi, and the organization has picked materials to hold the cost down. The Redmi 6 is fundamentally made out of plastic and is fabricated well. It has a 5.45-inch show with a tall and limited 18:9 perspective proportion. Likewise on the front of the telephone, you'll discover the selfie camera, earpiece, sensors, and a white notice LED that is tucked in a corner. The back of the Redmi 6 is made out of plastic and is bended along the edges which makes this telephone agreeable to hold. Xiaomi has situated the power and volume catches on the right, and they offer great criticism. We found the situating of the power catch to be right on target, however the volume catches are situated excessively high for our solace.

On the left side, the telephone has two plate. One has the essential SIM and a committed microSD card spaces, while the other is for the optional SIM. The amplifier is at the back of the telephone, while the Micro-USB port is at the base alongside the essential receiver. The Redmi 6 has a 3.5mm earphone jack and an auxiliary amplifier at the best, yet there is no IR producer, usually found on Xiaomi cell phones. At the back, the double camera module is situated towards the left, alongside a solitary LED streak. The unique mark scanner is all around situated, and both of your pointers will lay on it normally when holding this telephone.

The Redmi 6 is light, weighing 146gms. It packs in a 3000mAh non-removable battery, and Xiaomi ships a 5W charger in the crate to top it up. Like most other Xiaomi cell phones in this value go, the Redmi 6 does not accompany earphones in the crate. You can investigate a portion of the best earphones under Rs. 1,000 in our gathering in the event that you have to purchase a couple on a tight spending plan.

Xiaomi Redmi 6 specifications, features, and software

With regards to the internals of the Redmi 6, Xiaomi has adopted a marginally unexpected strategy in comparison to normal. The vast majority of Xiaomi's lineup so far has been controlled by Qualcomm's Snapdragon processors, yet the Redmi 6 and the Redmi 6A are fueled by MediaTek processors. The Redmi 6 dons a MediaTek Helio P22. This is an octa-center processor in light of a 12nm assembling procedure, and it's timed at 2GHz. This telephone comes in two variations; one with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of capacity, and the other with 3GB RAM and 64GB of capacity. You can grow capacity as this telephone acknowledges microSD cards of up to 256GB.

The Redmi 6's screen has a HD+ goals, which works out to 295 pixels for every inch. It has average review edges and you do get the choice to change the presentation yield. While the showcase is readable under direct daylight, we would have favored marginally better brilliance.

The double camera setup at the back comprises of a 12-megapixel essential camera and a 5-megapixel profundity sensor. There is double SIM bolster on the Redmi 6 with help for both 4G and in addition VoLTE. A flip in the settings application lets the second SIM get to information on a 4G arrange when the essential one is on a call. There is bolster for Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, GPS, AGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, and FM Radio. The Redmi 6 likewise has surrounding light and vicinity sensors, alongside an electronic compass.

The product running on the Redmi 6 is essentially unsurprising. This telephone runs MIUI 9.6 over Android 8.1 Oreo. When we unpacked the cell phone, it was running the June security fix, however before long got the July and August updates. In the event that you have utilized MIUI and like the UI, you'll feel comfortable while utilizing this cell phone. Xiaomi has made bunches of customisations that veer off from the stock Android encounter, however there are a couple of helpful highlights. There is bolster for numerous motions and you can likewise utilize signal route rather than the customary route catches. The Redmi 6 highlights confront acknowledgment which gives you a chance to open it. It isn't the speediest, however it worked in most lighting conditions.

There are valuable increments like Dual Apps, which gives you a chance to run two occurrences of upheld applications, for example, WhatsApp and Facebook, among others. Second Space gives you a chance to keep records, messages, and other information secured. MIUI likewise has an inbuilt App Lock that gives you a chance to limit access to applications utilizing your unique mark. While MIUI makes them intrigue highlights, it comes with a decent lot of bloatware. Microsoft's suite of applications come preinstalled, alongside Amazon, Netflix, Facebook, PhonePe, and UC Browser. Xiaomi's very own applications including Mi Community, Mi Video, Mi Store, Mi Drop, Security, and Cleaner additionally discover spots on the Redmi 6. Aside from the Google Play Store, there's another store called Apps. We observed a portion of Xiaomi's applications to be nasty, and irritating notices continued flying up. While you can proceed and uninstall the majority of these applications, some must be incapacitated.

Xiaomi Redmi 6 performance, cameras, and battery life

The Helio P22 driving the Redmi 6 figured out how to amaze us with its execution. We could experience the menus and look through MIUI with no perceptible slack or stammer. In any case, as with most low-end processors, it sets aside some opportunity to stack overwhelming applications. We additionally observed examples when the Redmi 6 needed to reload applications since they were no longer in memory.

We ran two or three benchmarks to measure the execution of the Redmi 6, and made some intrigue results. It scored 75,723 focuses in AnTuTu, and 820 and 3580 in Geekbench 4's single-center and multi-center tests individually. It oversaw 584 of every 3DMark Slingshot, 8051 out of 3DMark Ice Storm Extreme, and 26fps in GFXBench T-Rex. The Redmi 6 is quicker than its forerunner, the Redmi 5, in relatively every test.

The Redmi 6 was fit for running PUBG however changed to the most minimal settings as a matter of course. The diversion was playable however we noticed info slack.

We were additionally satisfied with the battery execution of this cell phone. In our HD video circle test, it figured out how to continue for 14 hours and 34 minutes. We took the telephone off its charger at 9am and figured out how to end our day at 10pm with 27 percent still left. Amid the day, we utilized Google Maps for route for 60 minutes, burned through 30 minutes playing PUBG, ran a couple of benchmarks, and took various photographs and recordings for our camera tests. On the off chance that you have a comparable utilization design, you ought to have the capacity to overcome one entire day of utilization. When you do connect this telephone to the provided 5W charger, it charges to 18 percent in 30 minutes, and 35 percent in 60 minutes.

The camera application on the Redmi 6 is indistinguishable to what we have seen on other Xiaomi cell phones. It has Short Video, Portrait, Square, Panorama, and Manual modes separated from the standard Photo and Video modes. In Manual mode, you deal with White Balance, Focus, Shutter Speed, and ISO. The application has speedy switches for HDR and channels.

Photographs taken with the Redmi 6 in great light were great, yet we saw a drop in quality in low light. In light, the Redmi 6 figured out how to get the metering right and rushed to empower HDR naturally when shooting in brilliant situations. The telephone figures out how to catch tolerable measure of detail. When shooting macros, the telephone attempted to center around little questions and we couldn't get a sharp photograph of small blooms. The Redmi 6 utilizes its optional 5-megapixel sensor to convey great picture shots. It oversees great edge location and it could distinguish the hole between a man's arm and body, and obscure it appropriately.

Camera execution went down a score in low light. It neglected to catch great subtle elements, and the forceful clamor decrease brought about a watercolor impact. Selfies taken with the Redmi 6 were great when shot outside, however seemed dull when shot inside. Video recording maxes out at 1080p for both the front and the back cameras. There is adjustment, yet we watched a jam impact in the recorded video.


The Redmi 6 is valued beginning at Rs. 7,999. It has good equipment at the cost and it offers preferable execution over the cell phone it replaces. The base variation with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of capacity offers better esteem and does not have a considerable measure of rivalry to manage. Be that as it may, in the event that you are peering toward the higher variation that is estimated at Rs. 9,499, you should need to investigate the RealMe 1 (Review) and the Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 (Review) rather, in light of the fact that them two offer much better execution at a marginally higher cost.

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