Xiaomi has been ringing the new year celebration with its back-to-back discounts on its smartphones and Mi TVs. Xiaomi recently announced a price cut on some of its best selling smartphones like Mi A2 and Redmi Note 5 Pro. Now, the company has announced a permanent price drop on Redmi 6. Both the 3GB/32GB variant and the 3GB/64GB variant are receiving a price cut on Flipkart and Mi store.
The company has been announcing deals and discounts all this week. It announced a sale on Redmi 6A, Redmi Y2, Redmi Mi A2, and the Redmi Note 5 Pro. Xiaomi has also recently announced two LED TVs and a Mi soundbar.
The Redmi 6 was originally priced at ₹7,999 for 3GB RAM with 32GB storage variant, while the 3GB RAM with 64GB storage variant was listed at ₹9,499. After the price cut, the 3GB/32GB is now available at ₹7,999 while the 3GB/64GB is available at 8,999.
The devices are available in Black, Gold, Rose Gold, and Blue color options.
The Redmi 6 runs the company’s custom MIUI skin on top of Android Oreo 8.1. The smartphone sports a 5.45-inch HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by MediaTek Heilio P22 processor and coupled with 3GB of RAM. Storage can be expanded up to 256 GB using a microSD card.
In terms of optics, the phone has a horizontally stacked dual camera setup with a 12-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. On the front, the phone has a 5-megapixel selfie shooter with AI beautification features.
Connectivity options on the phone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Sensors on board include a fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, electronic compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.
The phone is backed up by 3000 mAh battery.