Xiaomi Redmi 6 to go on sale in India today: Specs, price, offers and everything you should know

first_imgXiaomi launched three budget phones last week — the Redmi 6A, the Redmi 6 and the Redmi 6 Pro. The Redmi 6 is all set to go on sale in India today at 12PM on Xiaomi’s official website, mi.com/in and Flipkart. In today’s sale, only the 3GB RAM/32GB of internal storage variant of the Redmi 6 will be available for buying. The smartphone will be selling for a price of Rs 7,999. Considering it’s the first sale of the phone, we can expect the Redmi 6 to go out-of-stock in seconds like usually happened with Xiaomi phones. This means the interested customers should be very quick at booking the phone.The Redmi 6 is the successor to the Redmi 5. The Redmi 6 is an upgraded version of the Redmi 5. The smartphone comes with a 5.45-inch display and an aspect ratio of 18:9, On the hardware front, the Redmi 6 is powered by 2.0 GHz MediaTek Helio P22 octa-core processor paired with 3GB RAM. The smartphone comes in two storage versions – the base model with 32GB, while the second model comes with 64GB storage, which can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card.The Redmi 6 sports a dual camera setup on the rear panel. The smartphone includes a primary camera of 12-megapixel sensor and a secondary camera of 5-megapixel sensor with 1.25-micron pixel size for depth shots. On the front, the Redmi 6 packs a 5-megapixel sensor for selfies paired with AI portrait mode. Redmi 6 is packed with a 3000mAh battery, which Xiaomi claims can last all day. On the software front, the Redmi 6 runs MIUI 9.6 on top of Android Oreo. But, Xiaomi has promised that the phone will be upgraded to MIUI 10 UI very soon.advertisementAs already said, the Redmi 6 is available in two variants. One with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage for Rs 7,999 and the second with 3GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage for Rs 9,499. Today, only the base model of the phone will be available on Flipkart. The Redmi 6 comes in four different colours including — classic black, gold, blue and rose gold.As a part of the launch offer, Xiaomi has partnered with HDFC bank to offer Rs 500 instant discount on buying the Redmi 6 with HDFC debit or credit card. Other offers include – 5 per cent discount on shopping with Axis buzz credit card, extra Rs 1000 discount, No cost EMI option available, among others.last_img read more