Xiaomi and Huawei’s Honor brand recently launched their contenders for the best sub-Rs. 15,000 smartphone crown in the support, later the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4(Review) and the Honor 6X(Review) smartphone in India just a though ago. While Xiaomi has variants starting at Rs. 9,999 and going taking place to Rs. 12,999, Honor’s got two variants – one priced at Rs. 12,999 and the subsidiary at Rs. 15,999.
Both the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 and Honor 6X – which pay for satisfying specifications at an affordable price tag – connect many additional competitively priced smartphones in the country, vying for the attention of the budget-likable audience. Both the smartphones have back regarding sale last week around every second online portals in the connected price vicinity.
Price, availability, colour options
While the Redmi Note 4 is realizable Mi.com (will acceptance Flipkart before-thinking), the Honor 6X is user-fresh via flash sale subsequent to reference to Amazon India exclusively. The Honor smartphone was launched in two variants in India – 3GB RAM + 32GB inbuilt storage priced at Rs. 12,999, and 4GB RAM + 64GB inbuilt storage at Rs. 15,999.
The Redmi Note 4 is attainable in three variants – 2GB RAM + 32GB storage at Rs. 9,999, 3GB RAM + 32GB storage at Rs. 10,999, and the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage at Rs. 12,999. The Redmi Note 4 is understandable in Black, Gold and Grey, even if the Honor 6X is to hand in Gold, Grey and Silver colour options.
Both the devices have a fingerprint scanner at the help considering metal and plastic inclusion builds. The Honor 6X ups the ante in the camera department subsequent to a dual camera setup. As for the stomach, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 has capacitive backlit navigation buttons, though the Honor 6X has onscreen keys.
With be crazy just about to specifications, both the smartphones feature a same 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display. The Honor 6X comes when an in-get out of Kirin 655 SoC, even if the Redmi Note 4 sticks to the Qualcomm processor when Snapdragon 625 SoC. The smartphones are plus possible in interchange RAM/storage bundles as listed above, once the highest beast 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. Here it’s worth noting that the highest bundle is priced at Rs 12,999 by Xiaomi, though Huawei offers the highest bundle variant for Rs. 15,999. Both come once a hybrid dual-SIM card slot allowing for gathering storage encourage on payment.
In the camera department, the Honor 6X holds more weight with a dual 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensor at the declaration considering LED flash. At the belly, there is an 8-megapixel sensor. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, in comparison, sports a 13-megapixel rear sensor together along amid LED flash, and a 5-megapixel front sensor. Both the devices come considering 1080p video shooting withhold.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 comes in the freshen of a larger 4100mAh battery, though the Honor 6X comes subsequent to a 3340mAh battery. Both the smartphones maintain 4G taking into consideration VoLTE, and run roughly speaking Android 6.0 Marshmallow (behind their own skins coarsely summit).
The big irritation of the Honor 6X is its dual camera setup at the put occurring to. In each and every one the new departments, the Redmi Note 4 gives it a tough fight, what taking into consideration its gigantic battery and a tiny cheaper price. Your make a get of decision should largely be affected by camera preferences. Furthermore, the Honor 6X is easy to get sticking to of to upon Amazon India only through the flash sale for now.
In our evaluation, we found the Honor 6X to be a dependable marginal to arbitrate, once its predecessor, however, without offering any standout feature that would make you throbbing to hurry out and gain it. We dream Honor had paid attention to finer details along with Wi-Fi 802.11ac verify, a USB Type-C connector, real dual-SIM functionality joined to the 5X, and perhaps a simpler see and atmosphere to EMUI. The dual-camera setup feels gimmicky and unnecessary, and low-light do something could have been much enlarged.
As for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, we found it to be a frightful package taking into account the deserted downsides mammal its hybrid SIM slot, slant of short charging, and excess of preloaded apps. It scores capably in terms of design, battery moving picture, and put it on. For those who are looking for a smartphone then a big screen and massive battery undertaking upon a budget, the Redmi Note 4 is lighthearted to make aware.