The Xiaomi Mi 6 shows off an elegant design, which is largely comparable to what we have seen in the past. It will be available in standard glass and ceramic models. The latter variant, complemented by tiny 18K gold accents, is more premium, but also heavier.
At 7.5 mm, the phone parades a somewhat svelte profile. Xiaomi Mi 6 offers a 5.15-inch IPS LCD display with Full HD (1080p) resolution. Although the screen should deliver spectacular viewing quality, Xiaomi could have provided its flagship device a higher resolution.
The Chinese company obviously equipped the Xiaomi Mi 6 to serve up high-quality images. You will find dual 12 megapixels shooters with dual tone, dual LED flash, OIS, and phase detection autofocus on the rear.
Turn the device around and you will find another 8MP sensor for selfies. The primary camera shoots 2160p videos while the selfie shooter captures 1080 videos, both at 30 fps.
Hardware and Software
As for the internals, the Xiaomi Mi 6 offers an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset with Kryo CPUs on this affordable flagship smartphone. This runs at speeds up to 2.45 GHz and receives assistance from an Adreno 540 GPU and abundant 6GB RAM.
The Xiaomi Mi 6 will be available with a storage capacity of 64 GB or 128 GB, which, sadly, is not expandable. Its maker runs it on its own MIUI software, based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
Xiaomi Mi 6 will support LTE on MTN, Etisalat, NTel, Smile, and InterC in Nigeria.
The Xiaomi Mi 6 includes a larger 3,350mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support. In addition to 2G and 3G networks, it can work with EVDO and LTE connections. Connectivity features include Bluetooth 5.0, NFC and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac. You get a reversible USB Type-C port and a fingerprint scanner as well in the package. Xiaomi Mi 6 offers splash-resistant dual SIM slots.
Pricing and Availability
Xiaomi Mi 6 is not officially available in Nigeria, Ghana, or Kenya. However, the smartphone is currently available on Gearbest with free international shipping. When available, you can buy the smartphone at leading online stores in your country in Africa. Xiaomi 6 Price in Nigeria should range from between 195,000 Naira and 300,000 Naira, depending on your location in the country.