Following the Chinese launch on March 4th, RedMagic is announcing today about the RedMagic 6 Series going global. Featuring a 165Hz refresh rate and the up to 500Hz touch sampling rate, RedMagic has the world’s smoothest screen ever in the mobile industry. RedMagic 6 Series is empowered by the most advanced chipset and a multi-dimensional cooling system, delivering impressive gaming and entertainment experiences. RedMagic 6 and RedMagic 6 Pro will be available to pre-order starting from April 9th with a chance to get the free RedMagic TWS. The open sale will start from April 15th, pricing starts at $599/ €599/ £509.
A Revolutionary Screen Brings an Unprecedented Display Experience
The RedMagic 6 and 6 Pro adopts the industry’s highest refresh rate AMOLED screen at 165Hz, which refreshes with 21 more frames a second than the 144Hz panels. It reduces the lag and makes visuals even smoother during games and day to day actions, creating the industry’s smoothest and most stable screen display. The RedMagic 6 Series also supports Touch Choreographer, an intelligently adaptive technology that automatically adjusts the refresh rate to prevent screen tearing when more frames are needed and cuts back when the maximum refresh rate is not needed, resulting in a more comfortable visual experience and saving battery power.
The RedMagic 6 and RedMagic 6 Pro also features one of the industry’s highest touch sampling rates – with a single finger touch sampling rate of up to 500Hz and a multi-finger touch sampling rate of up to 360Hz. This means the response time is as low as 8ms, which makes the display extremely responsive, enabling players to hit and play faster and more accurately.
To ensure these truly incredible display speeds do not impact battery life, RedMagic 6 Series implemented CPHY-DSI Technology, an industry first for mobile devices. Originally found in advanced video technologies like VR and AR, CPHY increases the transmission rate for high-quality images by twice as much as before and uses 20-50% less power.
The display of RedMagic 6 Series is also perfect for all kinds of entertainment. The visual experience is supreme. The 6.8” FHD+ AMOLED display also has a screen ratio of 20:9, a resolution of 2400*1080, and a screen-to-body ratio of 91.28%. The color performance is excellent with the stunning depth of color of 10bit and full DCI-P3. The peak brightness is 630 nits and the contrast ratio is as high as 1000000:1. Every detail is vivid and sharp even in sunlight. This display is also certificated by SGS for eye care, low smear, and high refresh rate. The 6th generation fingerprint sensor also sits under the display and unlocks 50% faster compared to the last generation. Press, unlock, and play quickly and smoothly.
Upgraded to ICE 6.0 Cooling System Ensures Top Core Performance
The RedMagic 6 series packs the new ICE 6.0 Multi-dimensional Cooling System with a built-in turbofan. The built-in high-speed centrifugal turbofan can reach up to an astounding 20,000 rpm and the canyon air duct design for airflow increases the air heat transfer coefficient by 500%. There’s also a large copper foil, covering the battery, while a vapor chamber (the world’s thinnest at 0.33mm) sits behind the motherboard, connected by thermal paste. Even the intense graphically demanding games run smooth and cold on the RedMagic 6 Series.
The built-in turbo fan uses a brushless motor, is energy-saving, and is silent at only 28 decibels, and has a very long working life. It can work for up to 30,000 hours or for 10,000 days at 3 hours a day, for about 27 years. This time, the number of fan blades is increased to 59, and they are as thin as 0.1mm, and the maximum speed at the end of a blade is 14m/s. With the air heat transfer coefficient being increased by 500%, the CPU’s core temperature will be reduced by 16℃, ensuring continuous and stable output of the core performance.
The back of the RedMagic 6 Pro makes use of an aero-grade heat dissipation backplate. The material selected is a highly thermally conductive aviation-grade aluminum alloy material with thermal conductivity of 200W/(mK). It greatly enhances the heat dissipation and thermal conductivity of the back cover and can reduce the tactile temperature of the fuselage surface by 3-5 degrees on average (For RedMagic 6 Pro only).
Go a step further and complete the ultimate cooling solution with the new Dual-core Ice Dock. As the name implies, it is a dual system with dual fans and dual semiconductors for improved cooling. Not only does it keep the phone cool, but it looks cool too with its RGB lights and wing-shaped design, it’s a no-holds-bar cooling machine. Pair up with Bluetooth to control the fan and lights to fit your style and cooling needs.
Top Spec Supports Elite Gaming Adventure
The RedMagic 6 Series is empowered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 888. The CPU part uses the latest Kryo 685 architecture and adds a new Cortex-X1 super large core and can clock up to 2.84GHz, increasing the CPU performance of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 by 25%. The GPU architecture uses a new Adreno 660, which improves graphics rendering performance by 35%, enabling players to run complex scenes of large games smoothly without stuttering. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor has Qualcomm’s sixth-generation AI engine built-in, and the AI computing power has been greatly improved, capable of up to 26 TOPS, and the performance per watt is 3 times higher than that of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865.
The RedMagic 6 Series is equipped with LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 Storage. Compared with dual-channel LPDDR4x memory, the I/O bandwidth of LPDDR5 has been increased from 3200Mbps to 5500Mbps, the speed has been increased by more than 50%, and the power consumption has been reduced by 20%. Thanks to this the RedMagic 6 Series has faster application retrieval and caching speed, even if multiple apps are opened in the background, it can still run smoothly, without worrying about running into memory performance limitations. The RedMagic 6 Series is also equipped with a new UFS3.1 flagship flash memory, supporting HS-G4 specifications, and has a single-channel bandwidth of 11.6Gbps, which is twice the performance of UFS 2.1. It has obvious speed advantages when running large games and a smooth loading process. UFS3 .1 Flash memory also supports three new features: write enhancer, deep sleep and performance tuning notifications; the write enhancer aims to increase the write speed by using the simulated SLC cache to achieve the target write performance; deep sleep allows the device to enter a low-power state.
In terms of network, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G mobile platform integrates a complete 5G solution from Qualcomm’s third-generation 5G modem to the antenna-Snapdragon X60 5G modem and radio frequency system. It has stronger performance, wider coverage and higher speeds. With many advantages such as lower latency, it can achieve a download speed of up to 7.5Gbps and an upload speed of 3Gbps. It is the world’s fastest commercial 5G network speed, providing players with faster and more stable network connections.
The 5G solution uses dual-mode SA and NSA, supports n1/n3/n41/n77/n78 and other network frequency bands, allowing you to experience high-speed mobile communication anytime, anywhere. The average delay under 5G network is significantly lower than that of 4G networks, allowing you to experience various mobile games smoothly. Compared with Wi-Fi 6, Wi-Fi 6E adds a new frequency band of 6GHz in addition to the original 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequency bands. The frequency range is 5925-7125MHz, including 7 160MHz channels, 14 80MHz channels, 29 One 40MHz channel and 60 20MHz channels greatly increasing the wireless transmission capacity. Currently, mobile phones that support Wi-Fi 6E have a maximum wireless rate of 3.6Gbps, which is 1200Mbps faster than Wi-Fi 6’s 2400Mbps and has a lower latency.
RedMagic OS 4.0, Intelligent Software Optimization for a Fluid Experience
The RedMagic 6 Series edition adopts a deeply customized software system based on Android 11, and has carried out more than 100 in-depth game adaptations and optimizations to create the RedMagic OS 4.0. Based on the deep optimization of the software and hardware of the game’s bottom layer.
RedMagic OS 4.0 can learn user habits and preload frequently used applications in advance to achieve the effect of faster use. The intelligent scheduling of CPU, GPU and memory can quickly respond when performance is required, shortening loading times such as booting, application startup, game loading, and touch screen response; in addition, the rendering system can trigger related resources for scenes with different refresh rates to ensure a stable frame rate for high-refresh scenes, and intelligent power saving for low-refresh scenes. RAM Boost memory compression technology, expands virtual memory, so that 12G memory is used like 18G memory. The more memory, the faster the system responses and the smoother the game.
Magic Write 2.0 is a fast read-write optimization patented technology developed exclusively by RedMagic. Through the intelligent classification of file content and characteristics, it can realize the systematic optimization of disk write synchronization and asynchronous mixed dispatch, taking into account asynchronous concurrency and serial writing. The long-lasting performance improvement brings faster, more stable and safe disk read and write performance. This time it has evolved to Magic Write 2.0. In addition to increasing the writing speed of small files by up to 10 times as fast.
RedMagic OS 4.0 also improves the Touch Choreographer feature which can make the frame rate more stable by up to 50%. The screen refresh rate is dynamically shifted and optimized in real-time, bringing it down or up as needed. So you’ll always get the smoothest experience without worrying about screen tearing or battery life. Through the all-round performance optimizations and upgrades of RedMagic OS 4.0, the game performance and user experience of RedMagic phones have been maximized.
Other Key Points:
- 400Hz Dual Pro Shoulder Triggers;
- Game Boost Switch button and Game Space 3.01;
- 5050mAh battery that supports 66W quick charging (30W charger in the box, for both RedMagic 6 Pro and RedMagic 6);
- Triple camera setup with Neovision AI photography;
- Better audio experience with gaming 3 mic, dual smart PA, DTS Ultra X. And 3.5mm headphone jack!
- New gaming aesthetic design with RGB light strips.
RedMagic Ecosystem: RedMagic Watch, Dual-Core Ice Dock, Gaming Adaptor, and other accessories
Besides the aforementioned Ice dock, RedMagic also brought out new smart wearable tech this time – the RedMagic Watch. It uses a 1.39-inch round high-definition retina screen, a Gorilla glass dial and a corrosion-resistant alloy case material, the body weighs only 30g, and it boasts 5ATM waterproof function. In terms of functionality, the RedMagic Watch also supports 16 mainstream sports modes such as running, cycling, basketball, mountaineering, and swimming, and has built-in GPS positioning, heart rate and blood oxygen monitoring, and sleep monitoring. Not only that, the RedMagic Watch also pioneered an all new football mode, which can not only records the user’s running distance, trajectory graph, heart rate changes, pace and other indicators on the field, but also automatically generates a football heat distribution map to find out the user’s best defense position with offensive habits. At the same time, thanks to the advanced dual-architecture processor and built-in AI algorithm, the RedMagic Watch can also achieve a 15-day long battery life performance, which truly frees users from the “fear of battery life” of other traditional smartwatch products.
RedMagic also brought out the gaming adapter, which can provide up to three port expansions, for the simultaneous use of 165Hz DP 1.4 output high-brush projection, PD charging, and 3.5mm headphone output.
Last modified: October 30, 2021