Red Magic 6 gaming phone with 165Hz OLED display, Snapdragon 888, 120W fast charging to be announced on March 4

ZTE’s nubia brand recently confirmed that Tencent Red Magic 6, the company’s new gaming phone will be announced on March 4. Today it said that it will come with the first 165Hz refresh rate OLED screen on a phone and will feature 400Hz touch sampling rate. This is a slight upgrade compared to 144Hz refresh rate screen in the predecessor. The teaser image also confirms a small bezel on the top for the front camera.

It will also support 10bit color depth, DCI-P3 full color gamut, and will retain the dual-touch gaming shoulder trigger buttons.

The company already confirmed that the phone will come with the industry’s unique combination of built-in fan + canyon air duct air cooling, VC liquid cooling (the industry’s thinnest 0.33mm), thermal conductive copper foil, thermal gel, high thermal conductivity graphite and aviation-grade aluminum alloy cooling blades. It added that it is the most complicated and precise seven-layer multi-dimensional heat dissipation system in the industry, helping to give full play to the full performance of Qualcomm Snapdragon 888.

The company already confirmed 4500mAh dual-cell battery solution with support for 120W fast charging along with 120W GaN charger that can charge the phone up to 50% in 5 minutes. The phone already surfaced in benchmarks revealing 8GB of RAM, which can go up to 16GB and Android 11. It will feature LPDDR5 RAM and UFS3.1 storage, similar to the predecessor.

We should know more details before the phone goes official next week.


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