Both the Realme 6 Pro and the Redmi Note 9 Pro are claiming to be the best mid-range smartphones at the moment. Smartphones are equipped with some great premium and powerful features. Along with the quad-rear camera setup, great display and design, both the phones come equipped with a strong battery and hardware. one the one hand Realme 6 Pro It comes with 4,300 mAh battery. On the other hand Redmi Note 9 Pro Equipped with a large 5,020 mAh battery. Both phones also support fast charging. Although both the smartphones come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G chipset, which is Qualcomm’s latest mid-range gaming processor. So who is better in battery and performance between Realme 6 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro? Read till the end to know the answer.
Realme 6 Pro, Redmi Note 9 Pro price
Before going straight to the camera, let’s take a look at the price of both these smartphones. First of all, let us tell you that the launch price of both these phones has now changed. The new GST rate has been implemented on mobile phones in India from April 1, due to which the price of both the smartphones has increased.
Realme has revealed the new prices of all its smartphones. The price of Realme 6 Pro now starts at Rs 17,999 in India. This price is of 6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage variant. The 6 GB RAM + 128 GB storage variant of the smartphone will be sold for Rs 18,999 and the 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage variant will be sold for Rs 19,999.
Xiaomi has not yet disclosed the new prices of its smartphone. Let us know that Redmi Note 9 Pro was launched in India for Rs 12,999. This price was of 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage variant. The 6 GB RAM + 128 GB storage variant of Redmi Note 9 Pro was launched at Rs 15,999.
Realme 6 Pro vs Redmi Note 9 Pro performance and gaming
Reality 6 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro work on the same processor. Both the smartphones come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G chipset, which is Qualcomm’s newest chip and this chipset focuses on gaming. Apart from this, support for NavIC satellite system made by India for navigation in Snapdragon 730G also comes. Both the phones use LPDDR4X RAM and come with UFS 2.1 flash storage.
The benchmark scores of both the Realme 6 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro were quite similar due to the similar hardware. In AnTuTu, the Redmi Note 9 Pro scored 279,978 points, while the Realme 6 Pro scored 282,716 points. We also found the real-time performance of both the phones to be pretty similar. Both the custom Android skin included in the Redmi Note 9 Pro and the Realme UI included in the Redmi Note 9 Pro did their job well and multitasking was also easy in both. Scrolling and swiping up menus appears to be fast on the Realme 6 Pro. The reason for this is the inclusion of 90Hz refresh rate display panel in Reality 6 Pro. Let us know that the panel with 60Hz refresh rate comes in Redmi Note 9 Pro.
In gaming, both the smartphones once again perform equally. Both Realme 6 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro run heavy games like PUBG Mobile with ease and the best part is that neither smartphone gets too hot even after long gaming.
We found that the fingerprint sensors on both the phones also perform very fast and both the sensors are quite accurate too. The face recognition feature is also fast and accurate on both the phones and works quite well in low light on both the devices.
We found the Realme 6 Pro to be a bit easier to hold and handle in long calls due to its low weight. Although both the Realme 6 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro phones are challenging to use with one hand. One of the main reasons for this is the large display included in both.
Realme 6 Pro vs Redmi Note 9 Pro battery life
Despite having a bigger battery with a massive 5,020mAh capacity and the same processor, the Redmi Note 9 Pro lasted just 16 hours in our HD video loop test. The Realme 6 Pro, on the other hand, with its 4,300mAh battery, lasted 21 hours and 42 minutes in a similar test. Both the phones easily lasted for a day and a half.
To charge the battery of Realme 6 Pro, the phone includes 30W fast charging support, which is quite fast. On the other hand, the Redmi Note 9 Pro only comes with 18W fast charging support, and considering the larger capacity, it takes longer to fully charge. Both the smartphones come with chargers with the above mentioned charging capabilities in the box.
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|value for money rating|
|Screen Size (inches)||6.67||6.60|
|resolution||1080×2400 pixels||1080×2400 pixels|
|Protection Type||gorilla Glass||gorilla Glass|
|Processor||2.3 GHz Octa-core||octa-core|
|processor model||Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G||Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G|
|RAM||4 GB||6 GB|
|internal storage||64 GB||64 GB|
|expandable storage type||microSD||microSD|
|Expandable Storage Capacity (GB)||512||256|
|separate microSD card slot||Yes||Yes|
|rear camera||48-megapixel (f/1.79) + 8-megapixel + 5-megapixel + 2-megapixel||64-megapixel (f/1.8) + 8-megapixel (f/2.3) + 12-megapixel (f/2.5) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4)|
|rear autofocus||phase detection autofocus||Yes|
|front camera||16-megapixel||16-megapixel (f/2.0) + 8-megapixel (f/2.2)|
|Skin||MIUI 11||Realme UI|
|Wi-Fi Standard Support||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|usb type c||Yes||Yes|
|number of sim||2||2|
|Active 4G on both SIM cards||Yes||Yes|
|sim type||nano sim||nano sim|
|sim type||nano sim||nano sim|
|Compass / Magnetometer||Yes||Yes|
|ambient light sensor||Yes||Yes|