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June 20, 2018

Everything you need to know about the best budget Xiaomi Redmi 6 Mobile Phone

The Xiaomi Redmi 6, Redmi 6A and Redmi 6 Pro are considered to be the much-awaited successors to the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5A devices. The Redmi 6 mobile phone in Australia is loaded with almost everything good that was active in their previous versions and add a modern flavor to it.  Xiaomi Redmi 6 device was first introduced in April, and now it has been released recently for the Chinese market, with no mention of an international Redmi 6 release date. However, it is more likely that the Xiaomi device will hit the Indian market within a month.

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Release Date and Availability:

Xiaomi Redmi 6 release date was set for June 2018 previously, but now the upcoming Xiaomi device is still on hold internationally. Xiaomi Redmi 6 release date in Australia is still unknown but we will update it as soon as we found any confirmation.

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pricing:

As far as Xiaomi Redmi 6 price is concerned, it will depend on which memory model you choose. The Xiaomi Redmi 6 price for the 2GB RAM/16GB variant is really amazing, and you can purchase it under 100 US dollars. The device will cost you around 120USD for the 3GB RAM/32GB variant. And for 4GB RAM/ 64GB model, you just need to spend around 150USD.

The Redmi 6 price in China starting at 599 yuan for the 2GB RAM/16GB storage variant. And you will have to spend 799 yuan for 3GB RAM/ 32GB variant and 999 yuan for 4GB RAM/ 64GB variant.

And if you are considering Xiaomi Redmi 6 price in Australia, they will also vary depending on the model and the carrier you choose. You will have to spend almost AU$125 for 2GB RAM/16GB model. For the 3GB RAM/ 32GB and 4GB/ 64GB variants, it will cost you approx. AU$170 and AU$200 respectively.

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Specifications and Features:

Here is a quick rundown of Xiaomi Redmi 6 Specifications and most prominent features.

  • 5.45-inches HD+ display w/ 720x1440p resolution
  • 18:9 Aspect Ratio, 295ppi density
  • MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22
  • Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 Processor
  • PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • Memory Variants: 2GB RAM/ 16GB, 3GB RAM/ 32GB, 4GB RAM/ 64GB
  • Upgradable up to 256GB
  • Android 8.1 Oreo OS w/ MIUI 9
  • 12MP Primary Camera w/ LED Flash
  • Camera Features: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, and HDR
  • 5MP Front Camera w/ 1080p
  • 3000mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
  • Sensors: Fingerprint sensor (rear),accelerometer, compass, and proximity
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP
  • Hybrid Dual SIM
  • Weight: 146 grams
  • Available Colors: Grey, Blue, Gold, Rose Gold


Xiaomi Redmi comes with a 5.45-inch large HD+ 2.5D curved glass display with 1440x720 pixels of resolution of and an aspect ratio of 18:9. The device is not waterproof though, but it offers corning gorilla glass protection against screen scratches.

Performance and OS:

When it comes to performance, the great mobile device is going to run on MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 octa-core SoC along with PowerVR GPU. The smartphone device will be available to purchase in three different variants: 2GB RAM + 16GB internal storage, 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage. The storage will be further expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card.

The Xiaomi Redmi 6 mobile phone will run on Android 8.1 Oreo version along with MIUI 9 out of the box. It is one of the best and latest mobile software around.


Coming to the camera department, the Xiaomi Redmi 6 is expected to feature a vertically placed dual camera setup consisting of a 12MP primary camera with an LED flash and a secondary camera. On the front, the device sports a 5MP selfie camera.

Battery and Connectivity:

The Xiaomi Redmi 6 phone will be powered by a large enough 3000mAh capacity cell. Connectivity options on the device will include, but are not limited to, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, and GPS.


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