After a long wait, Redmi has officially launched a new k-series smartphone, the Redmi K50i. The Redmi k50i smartphone comes with a 144HZ refresh rate display, a dimensity of 8100 and a 64MP triple camera setup and it is priced at 30K. Another smartphone comes in this segment at Vivo’s sub-brand IQOO’s NEO 6 smartphone was launched in India. This smartphone is named as the Iqoo Neo 6 SE in China. This smartphone has killer specs. 120HZ refresh rate display, Qualcomm snapdragon 870 soc, and the same 64MP triple camera setup.
Iqoo Neo 6 vs Redmi K50i: Key Specs
|Specifications||Redmi K50i||iQoo Neo 6|
|Display||6.6-inches 144Hz FHD+ LCD||6.62-inches 120Hz FHD+ AMOLED|
|Processor||Mediatek Dimensity 8100||Qualcomm Snapdragon 870|
|Operating System||MIUI 13 (Android 12)||FunTouchOS 12 (Android 12)|
|RAM||Up to 12GB LPDDR5||Up to 12GB|
|Storage||Up to 256GB UFS 3.1||Up to 256GB UFS 3.1|
|Camera||64MP+8MP+2MP, 16MP (Front)||64MP+8MP+2MP, 16MP (Front)|
|Battery||5080mAh battery with 67W Charging||4700mAh battery with 80W charging|
|Price||Starts at Rs 25,999||Starts at Rs 29,999|
Iqoo Neo 6 vs Redmi K50i: Display
The Redmi K50i has a 6.6-inch FHD LCD display with a 144HZ refresh rate, so you can enjoy a buttery smooth display while playing games that support a 144HZ refresh rate. In terms of movies, the Neo 6 has a 6.62 FHD E4 AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. Both phones support HDR 10+ playback, but the Redmi k50i also supports Dolby Vision, so the Redmi also takes the lead.
Iqoo Neo 6 vs Redmi K50i: Performance
The K50i features a Mediatek Dimencity 8100 chipset, 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM, and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage support for smooth performance with no lag. The NEO 6, on the other hand, is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor, which is also the best chip in this price range. Iqoo will offer two models: 8GB/128GB and 12GB/256GB. The Dimencity 8100 is a chip of the latest generation.
This chip is similar to the Snapdragon 888 chip, so Redmi has control over the performance aspect. However, Redmi has one complaint about the software: Miui 13 has some bugs and bugs that can ruin the user experience, whereas Iqooneo 6 comes with Funtouch OS 12. You have the best experience; some bloatware bothers you, but it is easy to remove.
Iqoo Neo 6 vs Redmi K50i: Battery Life
The Redmi k50i has a 5080mAh battery and a 67W fast charger that can charge it to 50% in 15 minutes and 100% in 46 minutes. In comparison, the iqoo Neo 6 has a 4700mAh battery that supports 80WATT fast charging, reaching 50% in 12 minutes and 100% in 32 minutes, so the K50i outperforms both in terms of battery backup and charging. NEO6 takes the first step.
Iqoo Neo 6 vs Redmi K50i: Cameras
Both phones have similar front and rear camera configurations. The K50i and Neo6 both have a triple camera system with 64 megapixels. The 64-megapixel main sensor on the Samsung gw1 and the main camera’s 8-megapixel ultra-wide and 2-megapixel gimmick macro sensors ensure better output, and the Neo 6 front ensures a sophisticated make-up look. Both phones feature a 16-megapixel front-facing camera.
Iqoo Neo 6 vs Redmi K50i: Price
The Redmi K50i 6GB + 128GB storage model costs Rs25,999, while the 8GB + 256GB variant costs Rs28,999. The Neo 6 is priced at Rs -29,999 for the base variant of 8/128 GB.
Iqoo Neo 6 vs Redmi K50i: Conclusion
The REDMI K50i has the best hardware for gaming, and the price is also negotiable. The IQOO NEO 6 has all-rounder specs that you can consider for movie and gaming purposes, while the K50i has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner for privacy. The choice is yours with the NEO 6’s under-display finger print sensor.