Xiaomi, Chinese Smartphone manufacturer, is launching their new flagship device Redmi Note 3 in India today. There is an event scheduled at 2:00 PM IST in New Delhi and you can also watch this event from anywhere as this is going to be live streamed online. Earlier all the new phones launched by Xiaomi were first sold on Flipkart but as the deal is over this Redmi Note 3 may be available on Amazon India website exclusively.
Redmi Note 3 was earlier launched in China past year. However, there was a court case by Ericsson which is only allowed to sell smartphones in India that are powered by Qualcomm’s chipsets. The price of the phablet will be under Rs 15,000. You can watch the live event on below video.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 specifications:
The phablet has 5.5-inch IPS display with a dedicated Reading mode. It has 1080×1920 px of resolution. There were two variants launched by the company in China and we are expecting same in India as well:
— 16GB variant with 2GB RAM and 4,000mAh battery
– 32GB variant with 3GB RAM and 4,050mAh battery.
The Redmi Note 3 is powered by a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 hexa-core processor clocked at 1.8Ghz. It runs on Android Lollipop based MIUI 7.
Camera wise, the phone is packed with a 16 Megapixel primary camera with LED flash and PDAF (Phase Detection Autofocus) support. The secondary camera supported by the phablet is a 5 Megapixel camera. The phone has dual-SIM card slots and it is 4G LTE enabled. There are other connectivity features like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and GPS.
The Redmi Note 3 is the first Xiaomi’s smartphone that has a fingerprint sensor. The company claims that phone can be unlocked in 0.3 seconds. It has a hybrid SIM card slot, that means you can either have two SIM cards or one SIM card and a microSD card.
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