Xiaomi Mi 6 was launched in April this year in Beijing, China in two variants – 6GB RAM with 64 GB internal storage and 6GB RAM with 128 GB internal storage. Now seems like Xiaomi is planning to launch a cheaper version of Mi 6 with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage.
The new variant has been spotted on TENNA certification website, which was first spotted by My Fix Guide. Except for the change in memory configuration, all the other specifications remain the same. As per the source, the 4GB variant is likely to be launched on November 11 in China and it will carry a price tag of 2,299 Yuan which is approximately Rs 22,684 which is 200 Yuan cheaper than the standard variant. The Xiaomi Mi 6 6GB RAM with 128 GB internal storage is priced at 2,499 Yuan (approximately Rs 23,436) and 2,899 Yuan (approximately Rs 27,172) respectively.
To recap the specs, the existing Xiaomi Mi 6 comes with a four-sided 3D glass design and features a 5.15-inch Full HD (1080p) display. The Mi 6 has glass on the front and back with a stainless steel frame in between. It is powered by a latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 64 bit octa-core processor clocked at 2.45GHz, which is clubbed with Adreno 540 GPU, 6GB of RAM, and 64GB/128GB of internal storage. The smartphone runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system with MIUI 8 on top of it. The fingerprint scanner is placed in the front under the glass. Xiaomi Mi 6 is also splash-resistant, with the SIM tray also sealed against splashes.
Xioami Mi 6 get its strength from a 3350mAh battery which is coupled with MIUI optimisations which enable the Mi 6 to last up to a full day. On the camera front, the Mi 6 comes with the dual camera set up two 12-megapixel rear cameras. One camera has a wide-angle lens with 4-axis Optical Image stabilisation and another 12-megapixel telephoto camera for 2x lossless zoom. On its front, it has an 8-megapixel snapper for selfies and video calling. For connectivity, this smartphone supports 4G network with VoLTE and offers Dual SIM, Dual speakers, WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ A-GLONASS, NFC and USB-Type C. Xiaomi has ditched the 3.5mm headphone jack on the Mi 6. The Mi 6 comes with 2.2 dual WiFi technology which allows for better and wider connectivity.