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|
|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|
|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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