- Xiaomi India has announced that the Redmi 6A will be available on open sale.
- In India, the Redmi 6A is available in two variants.
- The base model of the Redmi 6A with 2GB RAM/16GB storage retails for Rs 5,999.
After slashing the price of the on Friday morning Xiaomi India has announced that the Redmi 6A or Desh ka naya smartphone - will be available on open sale. Until now, the Redmi 6A was made available during flash sales, which means the stocks were limited and it was difficult for the consumers to get hold of the phone as it often went out-of-stock. But now that the Redmi 6A has been made available on open sale interested consumers will be able to get the Redmi 6A at any time they want and no more need to wait for the sales to happen. The Redmi 6A will be available on open sale starting midnight.
In India, the Redmi 6A is available in two variants. The base model of the Redmi 6A with 2GB RAM/16GB storage retails for Rs 5,999, while the top end model which comes with 2GB RAM and 32GB storage sells for Rs 6,999. On buying the Redmi 6A from Mi.com Jio users can get Rs 2200 instant cashback and 100GB additional 4G data.
As far as the specs are concerned, the Redmi 6A, which is the successor to the Redmi 5A, is called the 'desh ka naya smartphone'. The Redmi phone sports a 5.45-inch display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and comes with Arc design and has a metallic body. The Redmi 6A comes with a single camera on the back and also on the front. The smartphone packs a 13-megapixel camera paired with EIS support on the rear panel, while on the front the phone it includes a 5-megapixel selfie shooter with AI portrait and beautify mode. The phone is powered by 12nm FinFET Helio A22 processor and comes with dual VoLTE, dual standby support, which means two 4G network SIM cards can be used at a single time.
The Redmi 6A is available in two variants in India -- 2GB RAM/16GB storage and 2GB RAM/32GB storage. The phone comes with 3000mAh battery and Xiaomi claims that it can last almost the entire day without any stutters. Interestingly, being such a cheap phone the Redmi 6A comes with AI-based face unlock support, and also packs dual nano SIM + microSD card slot.
Xiaomi has reduced the India price of the on Friday. After the price cut, the Redmi 6 now retails at a starting price of Rs 7,999. This price is for the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage model. The 3GB RAM/64GB storage model of the Redmi 6 will now retail for Rs 8,999. Both the variants if the Redmi 6 with the new price will be available on Mi.com, Mi Home, Flipkart and offline stores.