Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 launched: Features, Specifications and Price
As per our previous post, Xiaomi launched all new Redmi Note 3. It is the successor to the Redmi Note 2, which was launched July this year. The Redmi Note 3 is launched at an event held at Bijing, China. Right now the device will be sold in China. The Redmi Note 3 has got some upgrades in RAM, Storage, operating system and battery capacity. The main feature of the device is its full metal unibody design and fingerprint sensor. It is the first smartphone in the company’s portfolio to boast a fingerprint scanner. The device has an attractive price tag of 899 Yuan (approx. 9,300 INR).
In terms of specification the Redmi Note 3 flaunts a 5.5-inch full HD display having 1920×1080 pixels of resolution along with a dedicated Reading mode. The device is powered by a 2GHz MediaTek Helio X10 octa-core 64-bit chipset. The device has two variant; first one has 2GB of RAM with 16GB internal storage. Another has a 3GB of RAM with 32GB internal storage. On the other hand the smartphone packed with a 13-megapixel rear snapper with LED flash and Phase Detection Autofocus support. At front there is a 5-megapixel snapper ideal for selfies.
The Redmi Note 3 is 8.65mm thick and weighs 164 grams. The device is available in three color variants: Gold, Silver and Dark Grey. The device features a huge 4,000mAh battery. In terms of connectivity the device got dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and GPS. The smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based MIUI 7 out of the box. The Redmi Note 3 got a fingerprint sensor on the back panel. According to Xiaomi the sensor is ultra-fast and can unlock the device in just 0.3 seconds.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is a budget segment smartphone. As per Xiaomi’s track record it is also priced lower than the competitor. The device has been launched in two variants. The 16GB variant along with 2GB RAM is priced at 899 Yuan (Approx. 9,300 INR). The 32GB variant along with 3GB of RAM is priced at 1,099 Yuan (Approx. 11,400 INR). Full review of Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is coming in few days. Stay tuned J !