Xiaomi Mi 6 Review

Since years, Xiaomi has been manufacturing and marketing various kind of budget oriented and flagship smartphones. Giving continuity to the same trend, this year, Xiaomi has released it’s another ultra-mid-range smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi 6 which isn’t less than a flagship device.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 has been made out of ceramics or glass which make the smartphone look classy and sturdy. The smartphone features corning gorilla glass at the front which is slightly curved. The smartphone feels premium in the hand and doesn’t slips out easily.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 features an earpiece at the top of the screen alongside the sensors and a front facing camera. The lower part contains physical home button which also works as a fingerprint sensor. The recent app and back buttons though are not visible, but can be found out in each side of the home button. Looking at the rear, you can locate dual camera and a dual tone LED flashlight.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 possesses Type-C 1.0 reversible connector at the bottom followed by a microphone and a speaker. However, this device, just like iPhone 7 and other new flagship smartphones, is deprived of an earphone port which might not be a good thing. The right side of the device contains volume keys and a power button, whereas, the left possesses SIM card tray.

Talking about the screen, the Xiaomi Mi 6 is equipped with 5.5 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with the resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. Yet, Xiaomi could have featured the 2K resolution instead of full HD. The screen is bright and is visible in the outdoor lights. The screen also produces vivid and saturated coloring, and the viewing angles are also good.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 is furnished with Android 7.1.1 Nougat. The smartphone is also powered with Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Chipset, Octa-Core (4×2.5 GHz Kyro and 4×1.9 GHz Kyro) CPU, and Adreno 540 GPU which gives the users fast experience and the device also doesn’t get easily heated. The smartphone is available in either 64 GB /128 GB ROM, 6 GB RAM or 64 GB ROM or 4 GB RAM.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 is sported with dual 12 MP main camera. The first camera possesses 27 mm lens along with larger aperture of f/1.8, whereas, the second one possesses 52 mm lens with aperture of f/2.6. The dual main camera lets you to shoot some good shots with depth of field. The camera also works well at the low condition.

The smartphone possesses 8 MP front facing camera which is a good thing. The camera lets you to take some decent selfies with your loved ones. The camera gives satisfying images in the daylight, yet the quality degrades in the lowlight condition. The rear camera allows you to shoot videos at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps and 720p@120fps, whereas, the front camera shoots videos at 1080p.

Moving towards battery, the Xiaomi Mi 6 has been packed with 3350 mAh battery. The battery somehow has good backup capacity as it can go for minimum 5 hours with a single charge. The device also supports fast charging which can be noted down as a good thing.

Moreover, the Mi 6 is available in 4 color variants; Ceramic Black, Black, Blue and White.


Xiaomi Mi 6 Price in Nepal : Rs. 54,999 (For 6 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM),

Rs. 57,999 (For 6 GB RAM, 128 GB ROM)

Xiaomi Mi 6 Specification


 Size  5.5 inches
 Resolution  1080 x 1920 pixels
 Color Depth  16M


 CPU Speed (4 x 2.45 GHz Kyro and 4 x 1.9 GHz Kyro)
 CPU Type Octa-Core


 Video Recording Resolution  2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps
 Main Camera Resolution  Dual 12 MP
 Front Camera Resolution  8 MP
 Main Camera Auto-focus  Yes


 RAM  6 GB, 4 GB
 ROM  64 GB/128 GB, 64 GB
 External Memory  No


 Multi-Sim  NA
 Sim Size  Nano SIM
 2G Sim 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
 4G TDD LTE  1900+ / 2300 / 2500 / 2600 MHz


 USB Version  2.0, Type-C 1.0 Reversible Connector
 Headphone  No
 Wi-Fi/Wi-Fi Direct  Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band,Yes
 Bluetooth  Bluetooth 5.0
 PC Sync  NA
 Location  GPS, Glonass, BDS
  NFC  No


 Operating Software  Android 7.1.1 Nougat

Physical Information

 Color+  Ceramic Black, Black, Blue and White
 Form Factor  Touchscreen Bar
 Dimension  145.2 x 70.5 x 7.5 mm
 Weight  168 g (Glass), 182 g (Ceramic)
 Water Resistant/Dust Proof  No


 Compass/Magnetometer  Yes
 Proximity Sensor  Yes
 Accelerometer  Yes
 Ambient Light Sensor  Yes
 Gyroscope  Yes
 Barometer  NA
 Temperature Sensor  NA


 Standard Battery Capacity  3350 mAh
 Removable  No

Audio and Video

 Video Playing Format  MP4, M4V, MKV, XVID
 Video Playing Resolution  NA
 Audio Playing Format  WAV, AAC, MP3, AMR, FLAC


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