After the release of Redme Note, the smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has become a big brand. The company is offering 16 GB variants of Mi 3, the new flagship phone, for only $339, after an $80 Price Cut.
The Mi 3 is powered with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 8274AB 2.3GHz processor, along with Adreno 330 450MHz GPU and 2GB LPDDR3 RAM & eMMC 4.5 flash memory to experience your favorite games and apps at blazing speeds.
The handset sports a 5 inch full HD IPS display screen, anti-glare coating, along with 1920x1080p display with up to 441 PPI to watch the videos at full HD 16:9.
Measuring the dimensions 144×73.6×8.1mm(HxWxD), and weighs is 145gm.
The Mi 3 sports a 13MP rear camera, 28 mm wide-angle with dual-LED flash, to take amazing photos in low light with a super-large Exmor sensor and an ƒ/2.2 aperture. The built-in Phillips dual-LED flash quickly adds the perfect lighting to make your subjects beautiful. The handset boasts a front 2 Mega Pixel camera also. Both cameras are powered with a Stacked CMOS sensor and support 1080p HD video recording.
A 3050mAh Li-ion powerful battery backs the cell, can provide 500 hours of standby time, 50 hours of music playback, 25 hours of talk time, or 21 hours of 3G Internet use.
The Mi-3 is also featured with Dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) and NFC (Near Field Communication). Mi 3 is 8.1mm thin, 145 grams light, and houses an aluminum-magnesium alloy frame coated with 3 layers of thermal graphite.
The phone comes pre-installed developer version of the Android 4.4 KitKat, MIUI_ROM (Xiaomi modified OS) for Mi 3 since May 13, 2014. An earlier cell phone was coming on the latest MIUI V5, based on Android Jelly Bean OS.
It also comes with the Mi Cloud app to transfer your contacts, texts, settings, and content from your previous Android devices to your new Mi 3.
The Mi 3 comes in two variants of storage; 16 GB and 64 GB ROM. The 16 GB model is presently available for $339 (According to Indian currency, approx Rs 20,000).
Smartphones support GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz (2G) and WCDMA 850/900/1900/2100MHz (3G) frequencies. The device can transfer the data at a maximum speed of 42 Mbps on the DC-HSPA+ network. It supports GPS + GLONASS and AGPS.
Bluetooth 4.0 & Bluetooth HID, and Gyroscope, Light sensor, Accelerometer, Proximity, Electronic compass & Barometer sensors are also supported.
The key features and specifications of the Xiaomi Mi 3 Smartphone :
- OS: Android 4.3 optimized with MIUI version 5
- CPU: Quad-core 2.3GHz, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 8274AB
- GPU: Adreno 330
- Camera: 13 MP rear, 2 MP front
- Battery: 3050mAh lithium-ion battery
- RAM: 2 GB
- ROM: 16 GB / 64 GB
- Display: 5-inch Full HD 1080p LCD touch display, IPS Retina display manufactured by Sharp or LG
- Resolution: 1920×1080 FULL HD
The Mi 3 Smartphone specs are too high, and Rs. 20,000 is found recommended for this product.