It has merely been six months since the launch of the Xiaomi Redmi 5, and now it appears the Chinese manufacturer plans to announce its successor soon. A handset with model number M1805D1SE, alleged to be the Redmi 6 Plus was recently spotted on Chinese certification site TENNA.
Sources, however, suggest the device spotted on TENNA could be the Redmi 6 Plus, which is essentially the larger sibling of the Redmi 6. The listing on Chinese certification site TENNA also suggests the handset will come with a 5.84-inch full HD display having an aspect ratio of 19:9. Under the hood, the device is expected to get powered by Snapdragon 625 or the latest MediaTek Helio P60 processor. The listing further reveals that the handset will be offered in a choice 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM with 16GB/32GB/64GB of built-in storage. While juicing up the device will be a 4000mAh battery.
In the camera department, the Redmi 6 Plus is expected to feature a 12MP primary camera along with a 5MP front-facing shooter. The listing also suggests that the Redmi 6 Plus will run the latest Android 8.1 Oreo. Based on earlier reports, the Xiaomi Redmi 6 is said to sport an iPhone X-like notched display.
Xiaomi is all set to launch the much-awaited Mi 8 flagship at an event today in China. Being an anniversary edition flagship, the upcoming Mi 8 is expected to boast top-end specifications. These might include iPhone X-like 3D facial recognition technology, an in-display fingerprint sensor, a 4,000mAh battery with Quick Charge support, the latest Snapdragon 845 processor with 8GB of RAM, along with a full-screen 6-inch display.
Alongside the launch of its new flagship, the Chinese manufacturer is also said to announce the Redmi 6 series, MIUI 10, and a slew of other hardware products such as Mi Band 3 at the same event. We’ll updated you as soon as we hear anything new. Until then, keep checking back for more.