Tonight, at the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra launch conference, the new Xiaomi Wi-Fi 6 router called the Redmi Router AX6 was also officially released. At present, Xiaomi has officially opened an online deposit pre-sale with a price of 369 yuan ($53). It will go on sale at 10 am on August 14.
The Redmi Router AX6 is equivalent to the abbreviated version of the Xiaomi AIoT Router AX3600. But it misses the IoT antenna. Also, the housing has changed. The other configurations are basically similar.
Redmi Router AX6 Hardware
The Redmi Router AX6 sports a Qualcomm 6-core enterprise-level chip. It comes with a 14nm process, 4-core 1.4GHz 64-bit A53 CPU + dual-core NPU acceleration engine, dual-band concurrent wireless rate of 2976Mbps ( 2.4GHz 574Mbps, 5GHz 2402Mbps).
The router also supports dynamic over-bandwidth. When transmitting data to different devices, the router 5G Wi-Fi dynamically supports 2×2 160Hz and 4×4 80Hz MU-MIMO modes at the same time without manual selection. Multi-device Internet access delay is lower, and it can fully utilize the Internet speed of MacBook Pro and flagship computers.
Not only that, the Redmi Router AX6 also supports Wi-Fi 6 core technology OFDMA. The latter allows the router to complete data transmission for 8 devices in one transmission, reducing network latency by 36%.
The 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequency bands of the Redmi Router AX6 are equipped with 2 and 4 high-performance independent signal amplifiers respectively. At the same time, it comes with 6 high-gain omnidirectional antennas to increase the coverage by 50%.
The Redmi Router AX6 also supports networking with the Xiaomi AX1800, AX3600, and Redmi A5 Mesh.
In terms of connection, the Redmi Router AX6 supports one-click quick connection of smart devices, automatically discovers uninitialized Xiaomi smart devices around, and cooperates with Mijia App to complete the network with one-click. It supports automatic synchronization of password changes. You can connect up to 248 devices at the same time and the connection will remain stable.
In addition, the Redmi Router AX6 also has a built-in Tencent online game accelerator, which supports mainstream national server game acceleration and overseas game acceleration, covering all platforms of PC, smartphone, and host.