Xiaomi Redmi 6A Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Basic Smartphone !!

Xiaomi Redmi 6A low-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Xiaomi Redmi 6A advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Xiaomi Redmi 6A price in India is around Rs.5,999 and $99 in the USA. Currently, it is not available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy, but it will be launched soon in India.

Xiaomi Redmi 6A

Best Price: Rs.5,999(India), $99(USA)

Xiaomi Redmi 6A Key Features:

  • Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
  • 5.45 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colors.
  • 13 MP rear camera, 5 MP secondary camera.
  • Quad-Core processor and Mediatek Helio A22 chipset.
  • 2 GB RAM and 16 GB Internal Memory
  • 3000 mAh Battery

Xiaomi Redmi 6A Advantages (Pros):

  • Xiaomi Redmi 6A comes with latest Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
  • Presents 5.45-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and Multitouch in it.
  • It has a good screen-to-body ratio os 72% for the better viewing experience.
  • Xiaomi Redmi 6A display has good pixel density for its HD+ resolution (~295 PPI pixel density)
  • It supports Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
  • It provides 2 GB of RAM for multitasking.
  • It encompasses with Quad-core processor.
  • Xiaomi Redmi 6A has equipped with Mediatek Helio A22 Chipset.
  • Brings an internal memory of 16 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot).
  • It offers 13 MP rear camera with additional features like (f/2.2), PDAF, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama
  • It offers 5 MP front-facing camera with additional features like (f/2.2).
  • Supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
  • It has the battery capacity of 3000 mAh which is good for heavy usage.
  • Performance is smooth with no lags.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • Supports sensors like Accelerometer, proximity, compass.
  • Design and build quality are great.
  • It offers great and loudspeakers.
  • Supports FM radio.
  • It is available in Grey, Blue, Gold, Rose Gold colors to choose from.
  • Xiaomi Redmi 6A supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

Xiaomi Redmi 6A Disadvantages (Cons):

  • No display protection like gorilla glass.
  • Comes with hybrid SIM slot. So you can’t use both SIM cards and microSD card at a time.
  • Fingerprint and Gyro sensors are missing.
  • No fast charging support.

Check out Xiaomi Redmi 6A Specifications:

General Features
Brand Xiaomi
Model Name Redmi 6A
SIM Type Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.1
Chipset Mediatek Helio A22
Processor Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU
Colors Grey, Blue, Gold, Rose Gold
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.45 inches, 76.7 cm2 (~72.7% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~295 ppi density)
Dimensions 147.5 x 71.5 x 8.3 mm (5.81 x 2.81 x 0.33 in)
Weight 146 g (5.15 oz)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch
Camera Features
Primary Camera 13 MP
Secondary Camera 5 MP (f/2.2)
Video Recording 1080p@30fps
Other Camera Features (f/2.2), PDAF, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama
RAM and Storage
RAM 2 GB
Internal Memory 16 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
GPRS Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC No
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

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8 Total Score
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Xiaomi Redmi 6A smartphone comes with good features & performance for its price. It excels in all the departments but misses fingerprint sensor. We suggest grabbing this mobile if you are looking for a good budget mobile.

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