About a week ago, Xiaomi launched its Redmi 6 series of smartphones in India. The line-up includes three devices – the Redmi 6A, Redmi 6, and Redmi 6 Pro – all offering great specs at (fairly) competitive prices. Of the three, the Redmi 6 Pro is set to go on sale at 12PM today for the first time. If you’re planning to get one, here’s everything you need to know about the smartphone and the sale.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro: Flash sale details, price, and offers
The first flash sale of Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro will commence at 12PM today, with the smartphone being available for purchase on both Mi India and Amazon India’s websites. Since it’s a flash sale, limited units are going to be available for grabs, so make sure you get online (on a fast network connection) a couple minutes ahead of 12PM to up your chances. The smartphone is available in two configurations – 3GB RAM/32GB storage and 4GB RAM/64GB storage – priced at Rs 10,999 and Rs 12,999 respectively.
There are quite a few exciting offers available for Redmi 6 Pro buyers. HDFC Bank credit / debit card holders paying by EMI can get an instant discount of Rs 500. A 3-month free subscription of Hungama Music is also being offered with the smartphone.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro: Specifications and features
The Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro was launched recently in Spain as the Mi A2 Lite. The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC, paired with 3/4GB of RAM and 32/64GB of internal storage. There’s also a dedicated expansion slot that can take up microSD cards of up to 256GB. The Redmi 6 Pro sports a 5.84-inch Full-HD+ display of 1080×2280 pixels resolution, complete with a notch and a 19:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone runs Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box, and is set to be updated to MIUI 10 in the coming months.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro First Look
For imaging, Redmi 6 Pro has a dual-camera system at the back. It’s comprised of a 12-megapixel sensor and a 5-megapixel sensor. There’s also a 5-megapixel front-facing snapper for selfies and video calls. All standard connectivity options are accounted for, and a 4,000mAh battery rounds off the spec sheet.