RAM is still one of the prime factors on which people base their buying decision. And considering the way Android, more RAM certainly can’t harm. More RAM could help you multitask aggressively and could also help with consistent performance in the long run.
The first 6GB RAM phone in India was OnePlus 3 and since then a number of smartphones with 6gigs of RAM have made their way to the market. If you are planning to move beyond the 4GB barrier and aiming to buy the best phone with 6GB RAM then you can consider the following options.
Samsung Galaxy A8+
Samsung’s mid-range Galaxy A8+ is now up and running in India. The A8+ offers an ample 6-gigs of RAM and is powered by decent Exynos 7885 mobile chipset that can handle almost everything you throw at it.
The Galaxy A8+ also brandish lucrative camera hardware. There is a 16MP rear camera with wide f/1.7 aperture, and on the front, the phone has a 16MP and 8MP selfie sensors each with wide f/1.9 aperture lens.
Honor View 10
Honor View 10 is one of its kind smartphones that rocks an AI-powered Kirin 970 SoC paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. Honor claims that the new chip is capable of learning your behavior patterns, helping you take better photos, and translating multiple languages in real time.
Other than this, the View 10 comes with almost every contemporary smartphone trends. It features a full vision display, dual-rear optics and a 3750mAh battery with fast charging support. The phone comes running on Android Oreo-based EMUI 8.0 out of the box.
Also Read: Honor View 10 VS OnePlus 5T Specs Comparison
OnePlus 5T is a mid-cycle update of critically acclaimed OnePlus 5. The flagship phone is an all-rounder at every front and is capable to muscle through anything you throw at it. The base variant of 5T is powered by Snapdragon 835 chipset mated with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage space.
Other major highlights of the phone include a 6-inch 18:9 display, 3000mAh battery with dash charging, and dual-rear cameras.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is another option one can consider for a 6GB RAM smartphone. The Mi Mix 2 has a refreshing design and holds enough firepower to pull off a flagship experience. The phone boasts of a 5.99-inch 18:9 display that runs all the way from the top edge to the lower bezel.
Under the hood, the Mi Mix 2 rocks on Snapdragon 835 and offers 128GB onboard storage. It comes with 3400 mAh battery and is running on Android-nougat MIUI 9. The phone has no 3.5 mm headphone jack.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
The Samsung Note 8 is almost a complete package if you are open to the idea of big phones. The phone can go toe to toe with most of the existing flagship smartphones in terms of features and specifications. However, its S-pen and dual rear optics with dual OIS gives it a slight edge overall its peers.
As far as specifications are concerned, the Note 8 comes with Snapdragon 835 equivalent Exynos 8895 chipsets paired with 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage.
HTC always tries to pass on something unique and innovative feature to its consumers and the HTC U11 is no different on that front. Apart from its stellar set of specifications, the U11 is in the limelight for its ‘SQUEEZE’ feature. Yes! that’s right, you can squeeze your phone to interact with it in more than one way.
The other highlights of the HTC U11 are a stellar camera, fantastic build quality, superb audio capabilities, truly flagship hardware and Sense UI.
Oppo F5 is a viable option for those looking for 6GB RAM phone with all modern specs at a more affordable price. The phone’s biggest advantage is its 18:9 6-inch full HD+ display and an AI beauty recognition technology is integrated within its camera.
The AI technology learns from your face contours and complexion overtime, to offer better selfies even in low light or at odd angles. As for the specification, the Oppo F5 is powered by MediaTek Helio P23 chipset, employs 64GB storage, and house a 3200mAh.
Infinix Zero 5
If you are constrained by budget and are still looking for a 6GB RAM smartphone, Infinix Zero 5 is worth buying. The phone offers up-to-the-par specs and has been aggressively priced in India.
The highlight of the Infinix Zero 5 includes a bigger 6-inch Full HD+ display, 2.6 GHz octa-core Helio P25 processor and dual-rear optics with 2X optical zoom. Apart from this, the phone houses a 4,350mAh battery that also happens to support fast charging.
Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro
The Galaxy C9 Pro (review) became first Samsung smartphone in India to come with 6GB RAM. The other major highlight of the phone is its slim profile even though it features a 4000mAh battery. The phone boasts a 16-megapixel camera on both front and back. Samsung has opted for 64GB internal storage for this phone.
Last updated on 11 January 2017.