Notch-totting Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro goes official with 19:9 aspect ratio, 4,000mAh battery

Inline with the schedule, the Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro has been made official. The device comes with a notch, making it the first Xiaomi phone of its kind. It is powered by a Snapdragon 625 SoC, and sports a 5.84 inch display with 2280×1080 pixel resolution (aspect ratio of 19:9).

The handset comes in three memory configurations (3GB+32GB, 4GB+32GB, and 4GB+64GB), and features a 12MP+5MP dual camera and 5MP front camera (with HDR and AI portrait mode). Measuring 149.33×71.68×8.75mm and weighing in at 178g, the phone runs MIUI 9, packs in a large 4,000mAh battery, and features a rear mounted fingerprint sensor.

Among other features, there’s dual-SIM support, AI face unlock (using front camera), and a virtual assistant as well.

Color options include red, cherry, blue, black, and gold. As for pricing, the base version carries a price tag of CNY 999 (around $153), while the other two models (4GB/32GB and 4GB/64GB) will set you back CNY 1199 (around $185) and CNY 1299 (around $200), respectively.

Pre-orders are currently live, with sales beginning June 26 onwards. There’s no word yet on of if and when the device will be made available outside China.