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Xiaomi Mi 6 (2017) review

Android OS v7.0 (Nougat)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Adreno 540
4 GB / 64 GB
5.15 inches (1440 x 2560 px)
19 MP, 5057 x 3796 px, autofocus

Xiaomi announced the launch of the Mi 6 smartphone in 2017. The manufacturer is offering the Xiaomi Mi 6 phone with 5.15 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 comes with Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, and a Li-Po 3200 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.15 inches phone comes with IPS display (1440 x 2560 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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Xiaomi Mi 6 specifications

BrandXiaomi
NameMi 6
ModelMI6
Release date2017

Body

The weight of Xiaomi Mi 6 is about 5.29 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Xiaomi phone are average (5.85 x 2.8 x 0.28 inches).

Weight5.29 oz
Dimensions5.85 x 2.8 x 0.28 inches
Colorsblack, silver
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Xiaomi Mi 6 comes with Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v7.0 (Nougat)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 2.45 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 2.15 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 540

Display

The size of Mi 6 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.15 inches IPS display of Xiaomi Mi 6 with 1440 x 2560 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5.15 inches
Resolution1440 x 2560 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Xiaomi Mi 6 (4 GB) cannot be expanded.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage64 GB
Memory card slotno

Camera

The camera of the Mi 6 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera8 MP
Main camera19 MP, 5057 x 3796 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Xiaomi Mi 6 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Mi 6 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Mi 6 phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv4.2, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radiono
USBUSB Type-C, USB host
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 3200 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Mi 6 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 3200 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Mi 6 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Xiaomi phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Xiaomi Mi 6 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, barometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM, Fast charging, MIUI 8
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Xiaomi Mi 6, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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