Redmi Note 6 Pro vs Redmi Note 5 Pro Specs Comparison

Redmi Note 6 Pro vs Redmi Note 5 Pro Comparison

Last week, Xiaomi unveiled the Redmi Note 6 Pro in India. The device is the successor to the massively popular Redmi Note 5 Pro and comes with an improved dual-camera setup. If you are wondering what the differences are between the Redmi Note 6 Pro and the Redmi Note 5 Pro, check out the spec comparison below. 

The Redmi Note 6 Pro is a modest upgrade over the Redmi Note 5 Pro. It features largely the same internals as it but comes with an improved camera set up at the front and rear and a notched display at the front.

Redmi Note 6 Pro vs Redmi Note 5 Pro Comparison

Basis of Difference Redmi Note 5 Pro Redmi Note 6 Pro
Dimensions 158.6 x 75.4 x 8.05 mm 157.9 x 76.4 x 8.26 mm
Weight 181g 182g
Display 5.99-inch FHD+ (2160 x 1080), 18:9 aspect ratio, Gorilla Glass 3 6.26-inch FHD+ (2280×1080 ), 19:9 aspect ratio, Gorilla Glass 3 + 2.5D glass
Chipset Octa-core Snapdragon 636 chip @ 1.8GHz Octa-core Snapdragon 636 chip @ 1.8GHz
GPU Adreno 509 Adreno 509
RAM 4/6GB RAM 4/6GB RAM
Storage 32/64GB 32/64GB
Rear Camera 12MP F/2.2, 1.25um pixel, Dual-LED flash + 5MP secondary lens
1.12μm, f/2.0 aperture
12MP F/1.9, 1.4um pixel, dual-LED flash + 5MP 1.12μm, f/2.2 aperture with Dynamic Bokeh
Front Camera 20MP sensor
1.0μm, f/2.2 aperture, LED selfie light, Beautify 4.0
20MP primary camera
0.9μm, f/2.0 aperture,
4-in-1 Super Pixel,
2MP secondary camera,
1.75μm, f/2.2 aperture, LED selfie light, Beautify 4.0
Sensors Fingerprint scanner (Rear), Electronic compass, Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Infrared, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope, Hall sensor Fingerprint sensor (Rear), IR blaster, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Distance sensor, Ambient light sensor, Electronic compass, Hall effect sensor
Connectivity LTE, (Hybrid) Dual SIM, GPS, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, microUSB LTE, (Hybrid) Dual SIM, GPS, Wi-Fi b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5, microUSB
Battery  4000mAh, 5V/2A charging, Quick Charge 2.0 4000mAh, 5V/2A charging, Quick Charge 3.0 support
Software MIUI 10, Android 8.1 Oreo MIUI 10, Android 8.1 Oreo
Others AI Beautify, No Lighting Effects, Face unlock AI Beautify 2.0, Portrait Lighting Effects, Face Unlock

If you already own a Redmi Note 5 Pro, it makes little sense for you to upgrade to the Redmi Note 6 Pro. However, if you own the Redmi Note 4 or the Redmi Note 3, it makes sense to upgrade to the Redmi Note 6 Pro for its improved performance, display, and camera.

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