The price segment up to Rs 20,000 is the most popular on today’s date. Brands such as Xiaomi, Motorola, Nokia and Oppo offer tremendous challenge to each other in this segment. Nokia recently launched Nokia 6 (2018) in India , which is better in terms of design, processor and camera than its old variants. The direct hit of the Nokia 6 review (2018) of 16,999 rupees is from Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro , which was highly appreciated by Gadgets 360 review. If seen, this handset of Shawmi is the king of this price segment.
Redmi Note 5 Pro vs Nokia 6 (2018) Design-
Talking about the design, Redmi Note 5 Pro and Nokia 6 (2018) are made of metal and come with onscreen capacitive buttons. Both phones seem to be slim and classy, but Nokia 6 (2018) gives a feeling of high premium due to the strong build quality. This does not mean that the Redmi Note 5 Pro is weak from somewhere. Also note that Xiaomi’s smartphone looks modern due to thin bezel. In comparison, the borders of Nokia 6 (2018) are wider, due to which the design seems outdated. Due to the curved edge and curved edges Redmi Note 5 Pro gives a good feeling in the hands. The Fingerprint Sensor of Note 5 Pro is faster and more accurate than Nokia’s phone. Nokia 6 (2018) has been given a USB Type-C port for charging and data transfers. Whereas you will find Micro-USB port in Radmi Note 5 Pro.
Redmi Note 5 Pro vs Nokia 6 Specification (2018)
Radmi Note 5 Pro and Nokia 6 (2018) are very different from each other. Shawmo’s phone comes with a strong specification in cheap prices. Right now, Nokia’s phone is part of the Android One program. That is, the company’s eye is on clean and latest software and regular updates.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor has been used in Redmi Note 5 Pro. At the same time, the Nokia 6 (2018) comes with the Snapdragon 630 processor. HMD Global has made available just 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage variants of Nokia 6 (2018), which is available for Rs 16,999. At the same time, there are two variants of the Redmi Note 5 Pro – 4 GB RAM and 64 GB for 14,999 rupees and 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage for 16,999 rupees. You will be able to use MicroSD card in both smartphones. Regrettably these hybrids come with SIM trays. That is, you have to choose one of the other SIM cards and the MicroSD card.
Nokia 6 (2018) has a 5.5-inch full-HD display and its aspect ratio is 16: 9. The Redmi Note 5 Pro comes with a 5.99-inch full-HD + screen with 18: 9 aspect ratios. Compared to the Redmi Note 5 Pro, the colors on Nokia 6 (2018) look more striking and the brightness level is even better. But due to the long screen, the Redmi Note 5 Pro looks more immersive and viewing angles are also slightly better.
Nokia 6 (2018) has a 3000 mAh battery, while the Chemoi handset is equipped with 4000 mAh battery. Both the phone’s connectivity features include 4G, VOLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11b / g / n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS / A-GPS and 3.5mm headphone jacks.
Redmi Note 5 Pro vs. Nokia 6 Performance (2018), Software and Battery Life
Redmi Note 5 Pro is far ahead of Nokia 6 (2018) in the benchmark score. Even on paper, the specification of the phone of Shawomai is very strong. But there is not much difference between the two phones in common use. Both handsets handle multi-tasking very easily.
Talking about the software, the difference between the two phones is huge. Nokia 6 (2018) is part of Google’s Android One program. There is no spam app in this. Phone runs on Android 8.1 Orio. The smartphone is also guaranteed to be updated for up to 2 years.
At the same time, Redmi Note 5 Pro has a skinned version of Android 7.1.2. The MUI stock is not as smooth as Android. Shaomi’s skin is equipped with a lot of features and has additional features such as forest-handled mode and dual-app. Both phones have face recognition inbuilt, which work well in better light. This feature seems to be stuck in low light.
Conclusion: Which One Should You Buy?
You may have many reasons for buying Redmi Note 5 Pro instead of Nokia 6 (2018). Redmi Note 5 Pro has many other exciting features with improved camera, 18: 9 display, good battery life and bezel equipped design. 4 GB variants of Redmi Note 5 Pro can be bought at Rs 14,999, which is also cheaper from Nokia 6 (2018) to 2,000 rupees.
Right now, Nokia 6 (2018) is a solid smartphone, whose build quality is superb. It will find USB-Type C ports, clean and latest software and a better front camera. Apart from this, it will also get easier with Redmi Note 5 Pro.
Both smartphones have their own advantages. They also have different clients. The user who wants to get better value in low price should choose Redmi Note 5 Pro. At the same time, Nokia 6 (2018) is for those, who offer views on stock Android, timely updates and great build quality.