Redmi Note 6 Pro is all set to launch in the Indian market at a Xiaomi event scheduled for November 22 in New Delhi. The Chinese phone maker has now revealed that the smartphone will be sold via Flipkart and Mi.com starting 12 noon IST on November 23, the day following the India launch event. The Redmi Note 6 Pro first sale date coincides with Black Friday, the day of big sales and discounts in the US. To recall, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro was first launched in Thailand back in September and it features a 6.26-inch full-HD+ display and comes with MIUI 10 out of the box.
Redmi Note 6 Pro price in India and release date
Xiaomi has not yet announced Redmi Note 6 Pro price in India, and is expected to do that at the launch next week. However, with specifications similar to that of the Redmi Note 5 Pro, we can expect it to be priced in the Rs. 15,000-Rs. 20,000 price segment.
The phone was launched in Thailand at a price of THB 6,990 (approximately Rs. 15,250) for the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage model. We can expect additional variants to make their way to the Indian market.
As for availability, landing pages on both Flipkart and Mi.com are now live that indicate November 23 to be the date for the Redmi Note 6 Pro first sale.
Redmi Note 6 Pro specifications
Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 6 Pro runs MIUI 10 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo, and sports a 6.26-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) IPS LCD panel with a 19:9 aspect ratio and an 86 percent screen-to-body ratio. The handset is powered by a 14nm octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC, coupled with 4GB/ 6GB of RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage. Storage on the handset is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB).
In the camera department, the Redmi Note 6 Pro sports a dual rear camera setup with a 12-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary depth sensor. On the front, the handset bears yet another dual camera setup with a 20-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor, coupled with AI face unlock. There is a 4,000mAh battery under the hood, with support for 10W charging.