comscore Redmi 6 update: Xiaomi rolls out MIUI 11 to Redmi 6, Redmi 6A

Xiaomi Redmi 6, Redmi 6A MIUI 11 stable update starts rolling out

Xiaomi has commenced MIUI 11 roll out for the second batch of devices, starting with the Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A smartphones.

  • Published: November 8, 2019 10:05 AM IST
Xiaomi Redmi 6 (4)

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Xiaomi has lately been rolling out its latest MIUI 11 update for a host of its smartphones. Some of these include the Poco F1, Redmi K20, Redmi K20 Pro, Redmi Note 7, and Redmi 7 among others. Now, the company has started rolling out the latest software update to a second batch of smartphones. The latest smartphones to receive the MIUI 11 update are the Xiaomi Redmi 6 and the Redmi 6A. Also Read - MIUI 11 released for Xiaomi smartphones: Here is a look at top features

Xiaomi Redmi 6A, Redmi 6 update details

As per forum posts on Xiaomi’s Mi Community, the company is rolling out MIUI 11 updates to Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A users. The Redmi 6 update (MIUI is around 508MB in size. The Redmi 6A update (MIUI, on the other hand, is around 517MB in size. Also Read - Xiaomi starts rolling out MIUI 11 update for Redmi 7: All you need to know

The updates bring in a host of new features, including some that are specifically designed for the Indian users. Both smartphones also get the October 2019 Android security patch via the update. It is worth noting that the latest MIUI update is still based on Android 9 Pie, and not the latest Android 10 OS. The update will hit all the units gradually. In the meantime, users can manually check for the update by heading over to Settings -> About phone -> System update. Also Read - How to flash MIUI 11 Recovery ROM on your Xiaomi smartphone

As mentioned, the Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A indicate the rolling out of MIUI 11 update to the second batch of Xiaomi devices. Other devices in line to receive the update include the Redmi Note 5, Redmi Note 5 Pro, 5, Redmi 5A, Redmi Note 4, Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite, Redmi Y2, Redmi 4, Mi MIX 2, and the Mi Max 2 phones. The recently launched Redmi Note 8 Pro is slated to receive the MIUI 11 update between December 18 and December 26.

Features Xiaomi Redmi 6 Xiaomi Redmi 6A
Price 7999 5999
Chipset MediaTek Helio P22 octa-core SoC MediaTek Helio A22 quad-core SoC
OS Android 8.1 Oreo (MIUI 10) Android 8.1 Oreo (MIUI 10)
Display 5.45-inch HD+ 18:9 aspect ratio 5.45-inch HD+ 18:9 aspect ratio-1440x720pixels
Internal Memory 3GB RAM with 32GB storage 2GB RAM with 16GB storage
Rear Camera Dual 12MP + 5MP 13MP
Front Camera 5MP 5MP
Battery 3,000mAh 3,000mAh
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  • Published Date: November 8, 2019 10:05 AM IST

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