| This post was edited by vincent_khoo at 23:21, Jan-11-2016 |
Hi Mi Fans,
Yesterday we announced that the Mi 5 would be launched after spring holiday in China. Currently Mi 5 is in the stage of mass production and Xiaomi confirmed that Mi 5 is using Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor as well. Just when we are still excited and guessing what other specs about Mi 5, this morning Xiaomi released an teaser on weibo which is a new device and seems like Mi 5 is just appetizer and the first product launched by Xiaomi in the year 2016 is
The Redmi 3’s back features a lattice design made up of 4166 stars woven together
The Redmi 3 is priced at 699 Yuan (106 USD) with full metal 5 inch body, extra large 4100 mAh battery but even thinner than the previous Redmi series by 0.9mm, Qualcomm Snapdragon 616, Hybrid Dual SIM slot, 13 MP, 0.1s ultra-fast PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus). Currently it's sold in China and available on mi.com from 10am onwards (12 January). Would you grab this device if it's launched in your country? Click here for hands on photos of Redmi 3 !
Here are the four choices of Redmi 3, you may choose plaid design with stylish gold, dark gray or metallic. For those who prefer ordinary and non plaid design, you may go for the classic gold color !
- Full Metal 5- Inch Body
- 139.3 mm X 69.6 mm X 8.5mm
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 Octa Core ( 4x1.5GHz + 4x1.2GHz )
- 13 MP, 0.1s ultra-fast PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus) , 5 MP front camera
- 16 GB ROM , 2 GB LPDDR3 RAM
- Expandable storage up to 128 GB (VFAT)
List of Mobile networks supported
As the date is approaching 12 January, more specs are getting revealed by Xiaomi. Lei Jun just announced on his weibo that Redmi 3 is using Snapdragon 616 and he claimed that the performance wise will be greatly improved compared to Redmi 2 which uses Snapdragon 410. Do you want this device?
We have lots of Mi Fans are photography lovers and here is a great news for all of you. Redmi 3 comes with a 13 MP, 0.1s ultra-fast PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus), HDR and other modes. Combining 4100 mAh huge battery and storage capacity up to 128GB and a 13MP camera, you could take as many photos as possible without hesitation anymore !
Redmi 3 supports dual sim dual standby OR for those who uses only one sim card and prefer more storage on the phone, you may insert TF card up to 128 GB in second sim card slot
Slot 1 : For Micro SIM Card Only
Slot 2 : For Nano SIM Card or Micro SD Card (VFAT)
More specs are getting revealed, it has a 4100 mAh battery. More battery juice. more funs ! Despite the large battery inside the smartphone, Xiaomi has announced that the Redmi 3 won't be too thick due to the high energy density technology included in the 4,100 mAh battery.
Lets take a close look on the teaser, Redmi 3 will launch on 12 January and it comes with a full metal body which looks premium, stylish and classy. Besides that, it has a 5 inch body which is optimum for most users and the size is comfortable to hold. A noticeable change compared to previous Redmi series is the plaid design on the body of Redmi 3.
Do you want to know other specs about Redmi 3? Do you want to see the front view of Redmi 3? Will Redmi 3 use Qualcomm or Mediatek processor? What are the choices for the colors? As usual stay tuned on our forum and we will bring the latest info for all of you !
What is your guess for the price of Redmi 3 ?