Nubia Red Magic 6 gaming smartphone series has been launched in China which includes two handsets – Red Magic 6 and Red Magic 6 Pro. These come with flagship specifications like the Snapdragon 888 SoC and 165Hz high refresh rate displays. Red Magic 6 and Red Magic 6 Pro are made available in multiple RAM and storage configurations and two colour options each. These smartphones have Tencent Games branding on the back.
Red Magic 6, Red Magic 6 Pro price, availability
Red Magic 6 price starts at CNY 3,799 (around Rs 42,700) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant and goes up to CNY 4,099 (around Rs 46,000) for 12GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The smartphone has Carbon Fibre Black colour options. There is a Cyber Neon variant that comes in 12GB RAM + 128GB storage configuration, along with the top-of-the-line 12GB + 256GB configuration that carries a price tag of CNY 4,399 (around Rs 49,500).
Red Magic 6 Pro price starts at CNY 4,399 for the base 12GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, CNY 4,799 (around Rs 54,000) for the 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant, and CNY 5,299 (around Rs 59,600) for the 16GB RAM + 256GB storage variant. The phone offered Black Iron and Ice Blade Silver colour options. There is a Transparent Edition of Red Magic 6 Pro that is priced at CNY 5,599 (around Rs 63,000) for the 16GB RAM + 256GB storage variant and CNY 6,599 (around Rs 74,200) for the 18GB RAM + 512GB storage model.
The Red Magic 6 series is available for pre-orders in China via JD.com and the company website. They will go on sale from 11th March and are expected to launch in the global markets soon.
Nubia Red Magic 6 specifications
The Red Magic 6 from Nubia runs on Android 11 based RedMagic OS 4.0 and features a 6.8-inch FHD+ (1,080 × 2,400) display with 165Hz refresh rate, 500Hz single-finger touch sampling rate, 360Hz multi-finger touch sampling rate, and 91.28% screen-to-body ratio, along with 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio.
Under the hood, the phone hase Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC and Adreno 660 GPU with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM. Talking about storage, the phone comes with up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage.
As for optics, Red Magic 6 has a triple rear camera setup that includes a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2MP macro shooter. On the front, there is a tiny sensor for selfies housed in the top bezel.
The phone packs a 5,050mAh battery which supports 66W fast charging. Sensors on Red Magic 6 include gravity sensor, accelerometer, gyro, geomagnetic sensor, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor. There is an under-display fingerprint sensor.
Red Magic 6 has dual-touch gaming shoulder buttons and a light up logo on the back. It comes with dual stereo speakers with DTS X Ultra support and Qualcomm aptX. Connectivity options onboard include 5G, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, 3.5mm headphone jack, and a USB Type-C port.
The handset is equipped with a more powerful cooling system that is called ICE6.0. It includes an 18,000-rpm high-speed centrifugal fan, a cooling canyon air duct, superconducting copper foil, thermal gel, graphene and a VC heat sink to keep the phone cool under load.
Nubia Red Magic 6 Pro specifications
The Red Magic 6 Pro shares pretty much the same specifications as the non-Pro variant with some differences. It has a 7-layer multi-dimensional cooling system that includes a faster 20,000 rpm high-speed centrifugal fan and additional aviation-grade cooling ice blade. It has upto 18GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 512GB UFS 3.1 storage. The Red Magic 6 Pro comes with a smaller 4,500mAh battery but it supports faster 120W charging.