Nubia has finally launched the RedMagic 6 series in China. The lineup has RedMagic 6, RedMagic 6 Pro and starts as low as 3,799 yuan($588) in the country.
RedMagic 6, RedMagic 6 Pro Price, Availability
The RedMagic 6 and 6 Pro comes with at least 8GB and 12GB RAM respectively but both have 128GB as the starting storage option. You can look at the pricing below:
- RedMagic 6
- 8GB+128GB – 3,799 yuan($588)
- 12GB+128GB- 4,099 yuan($634)
- 12GB+256GB- 4,399 yuan($680)
- RedMagic 6 Pro
- 12GB+128GB – 4,399 yuan($680)
- 12GB+ 256GB- 4,799 yuan($741)
- 16GB+ 256GB- 5,299 yuan($819)
- RedMagic 6 Pro Special Edition(Transparent Back)
- 16GB+256GB – 5,599 yuan($865)
- 18GB+512GB- 6,599 yuan($1,020)
As for the availability, pre-orders begin March 4 i.e, today, and run till March 10. The first sale of the RedMagic 6 series will be on March 11 at 10:00 AM Beijing time. Users in China can grab the devices from the nubia website, JD.com, and other major partner stores across the country.
For the global markets, the company did tease that it is coming soon. And if you look at the Global website, the teaser page says that something regarding the devices will be unveiled on March 16 and the launch event will probably be on April 2, 2021.
RedMagic 6, 6 Pro Design, Display
The company calls the design of the RedMagic 6 as Mecha Sci-Fi. It has carbon fiber texture all over its rear panel and asymmetrical lighting to match the gaming theme. It has the RedMagic and Tencent logo out of which the first one lights up. It is available in two colors- Carbon Fiber Black and Cyber Neon(Blue and Purple Gradient design).
The difference here is that the Pro variant has a combo of Aviation grade Aluminum alloy and glass. The RedMagic 6 Pro comes in Iron Black and Ice Blade Silver colors. There is a Transparent version with lighting for Fan inside but it’s limited to the 16GB and 18GB RAM versions.
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RedMagic 6 features a 6.8-inch AMOLED full screen with a 165Hz refresh rate and 2400×1080 pixel resolution. This display also has a 500Hz single finger touch sampling & 300Hz multi-finger touch sampling rates with a latency of just 8ms. It also has 10-bit color support, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, SGS certification for low smear & blue-light.
Other features of the display include 91.28% screen-body ratio, 1000000:1 contrast ratio, sixth-generation in-display fingerprint scanner.
RedMagic 6 Specifications and Gaming Features
Under the hood, the RedMagic 6 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset. This is paired with LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage.
For gaming, the devices have two shoulder IC-touch buttons on the right that have upto 400Hz touch response rate. The company says that the RedMagic 6 series incorporates the following technologies for better optimization during gaming:
- RedMagic Arc Reactor Performance & Tencent Solar core Engine
- RAM Boost
- Frame Optimization 2.0
- Tencent Mobile Game Accelerator
For cooling, the RedMagic 6 series have ICE 6.0 multi-dimensional cooling systems. This includes 13 AI Temperature sensors, superconducting copper-foil, cooling Canyon Air Duct, Thermal Gel, Graphene, VC heat sink. The RedMagic 6 Pro has an extra Aviation-grade cooling Ice plate(7-layers in Total).
RedMagic 6 series Camera and other features
For cameras, we have a Triple-rear camera setup with a 64MP main lens, 8MP ultra-wide, and a 2MP macro sensor. Upfront, you get a single 8MP selfie shooter. Nubia has loaded the device with 4K video, HDR support and in-house Neovision camera optimizations, Cyberpunk filters etc.
For battery, the RedMagic 6 has a 5,050mAh battery with 66W charging while the RedMagic 6 Pro has a 4,500mAh battery with 120W charging support(GaN charger).
Other features include Wi-Fi 6 2*2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, BeiDou, SA/NSA 5G, 3.5mm audio jack, Dual Stereo speakers, DTS X Ultra and Qualcomm aptX support, Three-microphone array, multi-mode wired/wireless projection to a TV(up to 1080p at 165fps), and RedMagic OS 4.0 based on Android 11.
Finally, the RedMagic 6, 6 Pro measure 169×77.09×9.7mm and 169×77.09×9.8mm respectively but both weigh 220 grams.
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