Redmi and Realme launch two budget category phones in India. Redmi launch Redmi Note 9 where Realme launch Realme 6i, the lighter version of realme 6. PurchaseGuide compares these two(Redmi Note 9 vs Realme 6i) budget category phones and provides an idea which is better value for money.
Redmi Note 9 vs Realme 6i: Performance
Redmi note 9 launched with MediaTek Helio G85 processor, this is a new octa-core processor from MediaTek. In this processor, CPU running at up to 2.0GHz and MediaTek boosts Mali-G52 GPU for better graphics performance. However, Realme 6i powered by MediaTek Helio G90T processor. Helio G90T is a more powerful processor, here you can receive better GPU(Mali-G76) and CPU running at 2.05GHz. Helio G90T well-tested processor, we received this processor in Redmi note 8pro and Realme 6.
Redmi note 9 has three RAM and Storage variants 4/64GB, 4/128GB, and 6/128GB RAM and Storage. where Realme 6i has two RAM and Storage variants 4/64GB and 6/64GB. 128GB storage variant is not available in Realme 6i. Redmi Note 9 and Realme 6i Both have a dedicated slot to expand memory up to 512GB and 256 GB respectively.
UI(user interface) is the most impotent part of a smartphone. UI co-ordinates with user and device. An optimized UI improves the performance of a smartphone. Redmi Note 9 and Realme 6i both have android based custom UI. Redmi Note 9 has MIUI 11 which is based on Android 10 and Realme 6i has RealmeUI which is also based on Android 10.
AnTuTu benchmark score
- Redmi Note 9 got a score of 200488 points.
- Realme 6i got a score of 195993 points.
Redmi Note 9 vs Realme 6i: Display
Redmi Note 9 and Realme 6i both have an LCD type punch-hole display. Redmi Note 9 features with 6.53-inch full hd+ display on left-hand side punch-hole display with Gorilla Glass 5 protection. Where Realme 6i has also a 6.5-inch full hd+ display on left-hand side punch-hole display with Gorilla Glass 3+ protection. But Realme 6i has a 90Hz refresh rate display where Redmi Note 9 has a 60Hz display. Realme 6i display looks much smoother then Redmi Note 9.
Redmi Note 9 vs Realme 6i: Camera
Redmi Note 9 and Realme 6i both have quad-camera setup. Redmi Note 9 has 48MP primary camera with f-1.79 aperture and Samsung sensor, 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with 118degree field-of-view, and f-2.0 aperture, 2MP Macro Camera with f-2.2 aperture, 2MP depth Camera with f-2.4 aperture. Note 9 has 13MP with an f-2.0 aperture selfie camera on the front. The primary camera of Redmi Note 9 can record 4K at 30FPS video and front camera record 1080p at 30FPS video. The primary camera also features with EIS and Super slow motion.
Realme 6i also has a quad-camera setup, Here 48MP primary camera with f-1.8 aperture and Samsung sensor, 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with 119degree field-of-view and f-2.0 aperture and other two cameras are 2MP Macro Camera, 2MP depth Camera. Other features of the rear camera are same as Redmi Note 9.
Realme 6i has a 16MP front-facing camera with f-2.0 aperture and fixed focus. Front camera captures videos on 1080p at 30fps .Camera quality is good captures accurate colors and imprasive dynamic range.
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Redmi Note 9 vs Realme 6i: Battery
Redmi Note 9 comes with a massive 5020mAh battery with 22.5W fast charging where Realme 6i comes with a 4300mAh battery with 30W fast charging. You can receive a 30W fast charger in the box of Realme 6i where 18W in Redmi Note 9. Realme 6i has better fast charging technology you can charge 0 to 100% in 55 minutes.
Redmi Note 9 vs Realme 6i: Pricing
The base variant of Redmi note 9 price in India (4GB RAM and 64GB) started with Rs 11,999₹, 4GB RAM, and 128GB Storage variant come with Rs 13,999₹ and Higher variant 6GB RAM and 128GB come with Rs 14,999₹.
Where 4GB RAM and 64GB storage variant Realme 6i price in India Pricing started with Rs 12,999₹ and 6GB RAM and 64GB storage Pricing in India started with Rs 14,999₹. The base variant of Realme 6i is 1000rupees more expensive then Redmi Note 9.
Redmi Note 9 and Realme 6i both phones are come with good specifications and both easily handle high-end games like Fortnite, PUBG, call of duty, and other game.