Nubia Red Magic 6R has been launched. This new model is an upgrade to the Red Magic 6 that debuted in March, alongside the Red Magic 6 Pro. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, with up to 12GB RAM and 256GB storage. The Red Magic 6R has a multi-dimensional cooling system that includes graphene, VC liquid cooling, and thermal gel to deliver smooth gaming performance for long hours.
Nubia Red Magic 6R price, availability
Red Magic 6R price starts at:
- CNY 2,999 (around Rs 34,100) for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant,
- CNY 3,299 (around Rs 37,500) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant,
- CNY 3,599 (around Rs 40,900) for the 12GB RAM + 128GB storage variant,
- CNY 3,899 (around Rs 44,400) for the 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant.
The phone is offered in Phantom Black and Streamer Silver colour options. Nubia has partnered with Tencent Games to offer a limited-edition Red Magic 6R in a yellow colour option.
The smartphone is currently up for pre-orders in China, with its first sale scheduled for June 1. The details about the availability of Nubia Red Magic 6R in global markets are yet to be revealed.
Nubia Red Magic 6R specifications
|Specifications||Nubia Red Magic 6R|
|Display||6.67 inches FHD+ AMOLED|
20:9 aspect ratio,
144Hz of adaptive refresh rate,
360Hz touch sampling rate,
770 nits of peak brightness.
|Software||Android 11, Redmagic 4.0|
|RAM/ROM||6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 128GB, 12GB + 128GB, 12GB + 256GB|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G|
|Front camera||16 MP|
|Rear camera||64 MP, f/1.8 (wide)|
8 MP, f/2.0, 120˚ (ultrawide)
5 MP, (macro)
2 MP, (depth)
|Battery||Li-Po 4200 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||55W fast charging|
|Connectivity||5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, GPS / A-GPS, USB Type-C port|
Red Magic 6R runs on Android 11-based RedMagic OS 4.0 on top. It features a 6.67-inch GHD+ (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) AMOLED display with up to 144Hz of adaptive refresh rate, 360Hz touch sampling rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, and 770 nits of peak brightness.
Under the hood, the phone has an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, along with Adreno 660. It comes with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 128GB / 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
Nubia has also provided touch-supported shoulder triggers on Red Magic 6R with 400Hz touch sampling rate. The phone also includes DTS:X Ultra audio.
As for optics, Red Magic 6R carries a quad rear camera setup that houses a 64MP primary Sony IMX682 sensor with an f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide camera, a 5MP macro shooter, and a 2MP depth sensor. For selfies and video calls, Red Magic 6R has a 16MP camera sensor. This is an upgrade over the Red Magic 6 that came with an 8MP selfie camera.
Nubia Red Magic 6R is backed by a 4,200mAh battery that supports 55W fast charging. In contrast, the Red Magic 6 has a 5,050mAh battery that supports 66W fast charging. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth, GPS / A-GPS, and a USB Type-C port.
Sensors on board include an accelerometer sensor, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. There is also an in-display fingerprint scanner. The dimensions of the phone are 163.04 x 75.34 x 7.8mm and its weight is 186 grams.