The three Xiaomi Redmi 6 series smartphones – Redmi 6, Redmi 6A, and Redmi 6 Pro – have been available for purchase in China for a few months now. Xiaomi just recently sent out media invites for an event taking place on September 5th in New Delhi, where it is likely these three phones will be unveiled for the Indian market. We have received a tip from a reliable source confirming the storage configurations and colour options these smartphones are going to launch in India.
Redmi 6, Redmi 6 Pro, Redmi 6A: Storage Configurations
As you can see in the above image, the Redmi 6A is going to be offered in two storage configurations. It will either have 16GB or 32GB of internal memory paired with 2GB of RAM.
The Redmi 6, on the other hand, will offer either a 32GB or 64GB storage option, both of which will be paired with 3GB of RAM.
Then we have the more premium Redmi 6 Pro which will come in a 3GB RAM + 32GB storage option and a 4GB RAM + 64GB storage option.
All three devices will be offered in Black, Blue and Gold colour options. The Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A will also be offered in a Rose Gold option, while the Redmi 6 Pro will be available in a Red coloured variant instead.
Redmi 6, Redmi 6 Pro, Redmi 6A: Expected Price in India
We are yet to receive word regarding the final pricing of these handsets for the Indian market. However, we do have the Chinese pricing to give us a decent point of reference.
The Redmi 6A is expected to be priced around Rs.5,999 for its base variant. The higher storage option might be priced Rs1,000 higher.
The Redmi 6 could be priced at Rs. 8499 for the base variant with 3GB RAM/32GB storage. Its 4GB RAM/64GB storage model could be launched at Rs.9,999.
The relatively higher specced Redmi 6 Pro could have its price start around Rs.11,999 for the 3GB RAM model, while the 4GB RAM model is expected to cost Rs, 13,999.
Redmi 6, Redmi 6 Pro, Redmi 6A: Specifications, Features
Since all three of these devices already launched in China, we know precisely what to expect from them in terms of their specifications. The cheapest Redmi 6A will come with a 5.45-inch HD+ display. Powering the device will be a MediaTek Helio P22 processor paired with 2GB of RAM. It will have a microSD card slot for further storage expandability. The phone will offer a 13MP rear shooter and a 5MP front-facing camera. Fueling this device is a 3000mAH battery. It will run Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI 9 UI out-of-the-box.
The Redmi 6 stands in the middle with its 5.45-inch HD+ display that also offers an 18:9 aspect ratio. This device is also powered by a MediaTek Helio P22 chipset, coupled with 3GB of RAM. Within its aluminium chassis, there will be a 13MP + 5MP rear camera setup while the front houses a 5MP selfie camera. The device will be backed by a 3000mAh battery, offer a microSD card slot, and will come with a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Then we have the Redmi 6 Pro with a slightly larger 5.84-inch Full HD+ display. Powering the device is a relatively more powerful Snapdragon 625 processor. The rear camera setup is comprised of a 12MP primary shooter with a 5MP depth sensor. This phone will also run Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI 9 on top but will be fuelled by a larger 4000mAH battery.