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 4GB barrier and aiming to buy the best phone with 6GB RAM then you can consider the following options.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
The Samsung Note 8 is almost a package in itself and has hardly any flaws. The phone offers. The phone is launched globally and likely to dock in India with next few weeks. It can go to toe to toe 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 over all its peers.
As far as specifications are concerned, the Note 8 comes with Snapdragon 835/ Exynos 8895, 6GB RAM, 64GB internal storage.
Samsung Galaxy S8+
The South Korean giant has recently introduced its Samsung Galaxy S8+ 6GB RAM variant in India. This new variant goes on sale on June 9th in India. The popularity of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ (review) can be estimated from the fact that Samsung received more than 80K orders within a week from the announcement date.
The S8 and S8+comes with infinity display, QHD+ display, mesmerizing design and capable cameras.
OnrPlus hosted a grand launch event to announce the arrival of OnePlus 5 (review) in India. The 2017 ‘flagship killer’ boasts a full HD Optic AMOLED display, Snapdragon 835 chipset, 6GB/8GB RAM and 64GB/128GB internal storage. The dual SIM phone boasts of top shelf hardware coupled with Android Nougat 7.1.1 based Oxygen OS.
Taking a leaf out of Samsung’s book, the dual camera phone also offers quick pay ( option powered by Paytm.
Honor 8 Pro
Huawei’s sub-brand which aims to impress those ‘young at hearts’ is out with their new budget flagship – the Honor 8 Pro. The talking points of this phone are its 5.7-inch QHD LPTS display, elegant metal clad design, 4000mAh massive battery, and dual rear shooters.
Apart from these, the phone boasts off updated Kirin 960 chipset mated to Mali G71GPU and 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. It’s under Rs. 30K pricing also works in its favor.
HTC always tries to pass on something unique and innovative 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.
Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe
Asus’s 2016 flagship device is one of the early adopters of the 6GB RAM craze. The Zenfone 3 Deluxe (review) packs powerful hardware, flaunts a beautiful design, and has a great looking full HD display. In the race against the like of Google Pixel and Galaxy S8, it got lost mainly due to is bizarre launch price. However, after a couple of price cuts, the phone is worth considering if you are looking for a smartphone with 6GB RAM and Deluxe features.
The OnePlus 3T (review) is an improved version of the original OnePlus 3. It was launched last in India last November and since then it has been ruling the budget flagship charts. Design wise, there is hardly any noticeable difference between two. OnePlus 3T advantages over its predecessor are mainly on the specification front. It boasts Snapdragon 821 SoC, 16MP selfie camera and a bigger 3,400mAh battery.
Also Read: OnePlus 5 VS OnePlus 3T: What Has Changed?
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.
The ZTE online sub-brand launched Nubia Z11 in India which is, spec-wise, almost identical to the OnePlus 3. That is perhaps why Nubia choose to price it at Rs 28,999. The Z11 is powered by Snapdragon 820 SoC ticking at 2.15GHz. Like the OnePlus 3, it packs a 16-megapixel primary camera with dual tone LED flash, phase detection autofocus (PDAF), and optical image stabilization. Up front, it gets an 8-megapixel selfie shooter.
Upcoming 6GB RAM smartphones:
There is still uncertainty about Xiaomi Mi6 launch in India. If Xiaomi decided to bring it to India, its fans would be happy as most of them have been waiting for it for some time. The Mi6 banks upon Snapdragon 835 to deliver smooth and solid performance. It comes with dual rear cameras and decent size battery. On the downside, it lacks the 3.5mm jack.
Last updated on 30/08/2017.