The Redmi 6 is one of the latest smartphones from the Chinese device manufacturer that has gained popularity in Kenya and across the world.
The device was released in June 2018 and it already available in Kenya, faster than it takes most brands after release.
Here are its specs.
The Xiaomi Redmi 6 measures 148x72x8.3mm and weighs 150g.
The device has a 5.45-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 720×1440 pixels (295ppi) and an 18:9 aspect ratio.
OS and Processors
The Redmi 6 runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) layered with Xiaomi’s MIUI 9.
The device is powered by an Octa-core 2.0GHz Cortex-A53 processor based on the Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 chipset.
Graphics are powered by a PowerVR GE8320 GPU.
RAM and Storage
The smartphone comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage, expandable via microSD of up to 256GB.
The device’s primary camera is a Dual-Lens shooter of 12MP (f/2.2, 1.25um, PDAF) + 5MP (f/2.2, 1.12um) and an LED flash.
The secondary camera is 5MP and can record video of up to 1080p at 30fps.
Network and Connectivity
The device has Dual-SIM capability and it supports GSM, HSPA and LTE network standards.
Communication with other devices is via:
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot, WiFi Direct
- Bluetooth v4.2 A2DP, LE
- GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- microUSB 2.0 , USB OTG
The device draws power from a non-removable 3000mAh Li-Po battery.
- Sensors: fingerprint (rear), proximity, accelerometer, compass
- AI Face Unlock
- Colours: Gold, Rose Gold, Grey, Blue
The device will set you back Ksh. 19,299 on Jumia Kenya.