If you are also looking to buy a budget smartphone and are stuck between these two regarding performance, gaming and battery, then here we are going to solve your problem. realme 6 And Redmi Note 9 Pro Both the smartphones have been launched in India for a starting price of Rs 12,999 and come with the same RAM and storage. Let us know here that in terms of general performance, gaming performance and battery life, which smartphone is better between Reality 6 and Redmi Note 9 Pro.
Redmi Note 9 Pro vs Realme 6 performance and gaming
Both the smartphones are equipped with powerful octa-core processors. Where on the one hand Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G chipset has been used in Redmi Note 9 Pro. At the same time, the company has given MediaTek Helio G90T chipset in Realme 6. However, both the chipsets score almost the same marks in benchmark scores. The Redmi Note 9 Pro scored 279,978 in AnTuTu. At the same time, in the single-core and multi-core tests in Geekbench, it scored 568 and 1,761 respectively. Redmi Note 9 Pro scored 3,665 points in 3DMark’s Slingshot Unlimited test. In comparison, the Realme 6 scored 290,210 in AnTuTu and scored 467 and 1,688 in Geekbench’s single-core and multi-core tests, respectively. Realme 6 got a score of 3,131 in 3DMark’s Slingshot Unlimited test.
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In normal use, we found the performance of both the smartphones to be similar and did not see any kind of problem in them. Multitasking is handled well in both the Realme 6 and Redmi Note 9 Pro phones and the experience of running the custom skin based on Android included on both the phones was smooth and lag free. The 90Hz panel included in the Realme 6 gives a better scrolling experience, while the Redmi Note 9 Pro doesn’t have this experience due to the standard panel.
Both the phones handled heavy 3D mobile games comfortably in our testing. We played heavy graphics games like PUBG Mobile and Asphalt 9: Legends and found that the RAM and powerful processor included in both the phones handle heavy games with ease. Although the Realme 6 did get a bit warmer than the Redmi Note 9 Pro during prolonged gaming, the temperature of both the devices still did not get out of control.
Both phones have similar performing fingerprint sensors, which are fast yet accurate and have a quick tap on the side. Both phones get unlocked with just one touch without pressing the power button. Similarly, the Face Unlock feature of both the phones also works in a similar way i.e. fast and accurate.
Redmi Note 9 Pro vs Realme 6 battery life
The Realme 6 packs a 4,300mAh battery and in comparison, the Redmi Note 9 Pro packs a bigger 5,020mAh battery. In our testing, we found that both the phones could easily last for about a day and a half on a single charge, which is pretty good. You can expect the Redmi Note 9 Pro to last longer, as it includes a larger capacity battery. Surprisingly, in our HD video battery loop test, the Realme 6 beat the Redmi Note 9 Pro and lasted for around 19.5 hours. Let us tell you that the Redmi Note 9 Pro lasted only 16 hours in this test.
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Coming to the charging capacity, the Realme 6 charges quickly due to its 30W fast charging support and low capacity battery. Whereas, the Redmi Note 9 Pro packs a bigger battery and supports a maximum of 18W fast charging output, due to which it takes a while to charge.