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Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GB vs Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GB vs Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global) phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi 6A X18Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GB
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GB
6.26"
IPS

1080x2280

12
MP

20mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro X03Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
5.45"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


18 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GB
Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBvsRedmi 6A 16GB (Global)
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR3
 110%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (21GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 1%1%
+Thinner
8.26 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum body, front glassvsPlastic body, front glass
 138%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2280 pixelsvs720x1440 pixels
 37%37%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
403 PPIvs295 PPI
 15%15%
+Larger screen
6.26"vs5.45"
 33%33%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 5MPvs(back) 13MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
 16%16%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.9 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 20MP + 2MPvs(front) 5MP
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
 33%33%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 4vsNot supported

03 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)vsRedmi Note 6 Pro 32GB
 5%5%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 26%26%
+Lighter
145 grams (5.08 ounces)vs182 grams (6.37 ounces)
Advantage
+With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use
2 slots Dual-SIM
(dedicated slot)
vs2 slots Dual-SIM
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)

27 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face recognition (unlock)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
BrandXiaomiXiaomi
ModelRedmi Note 6 Pro 32GBRedmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Also known as紅米Note 6 Pro M1806E7TG, Xiaomi Note 6 ProXiaomi Redmi 6A Global 2GB RAM + 16GB, Xiaomi Cactus
Country or region where it's soldVarious (International)EuropeIndiaVarious (International)
Release dateOctober, 2018June, 2018
Depth8.26 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)76.4 x 157.9 millimeters (3.01 x 6.22 in)71.5 x 147.5 millimeters (2.81 x 5.81 in)
Weight182 grams (6.37 ounces)145 grams (5.08 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SDM636 (14nm)64bit - MediaTek MT6762M Helio A22 (12nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 509PowerVR GE8300
RAM memory3GB LPDDR4X2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (21GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
16GB (10GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size6.26" inches5.45" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~72.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2280 pixels720x1440 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI295 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4Not supported
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100M1804C3CG version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

M1804C3CH version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6
VoLTE

Global version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)

Europe version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
LTE Cat4
VoLTE

M1804C3CG version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)

M1804C3CH version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100M1804C3CG version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

M1804C3CH version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4
VoLTE

M1804C3CG version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)

M1804C3CH version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Main camera(dual camera)
12 megapixels
5MP depth sensor (f/2.0 1.12µm)
13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Front camera(dual front camera)
20 megapixels
2MP depth sensor (f/2.2 1.75μm)
5 megapixels
Front camera resolution5184x3840 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size0.9µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face recognition (unlock)
Other features- Colors: Black, Blue, Rose Gold, Red
- MIUI 9
- 2.5D glass rounded display corners
- 19:9 screen
- 500nit screen
- WiFi display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Grey, Blue, Gold, Rose Gold
- 2.5D curved glass screen
- 18:9 screen
- MIUI 9
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/2A=10W5V/1A=5W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 32GBXiaomi Redmi 6A 16GB (Global)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered