Technical specs of Redmi Note 3 featuring Micro-SIM Dual stand-by, Mediatek MT6795 Helio X10 chipset, Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, PowerVR G6200 GPU, Android OS v5.0.2 (Lollipop) with MIUI 7 on top, 5.5 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors with 72.4% screen-to-body ratio, 13MP rear camera, 5MP front-facing camera, and Li-Po 4000 mAh battery.
Released on November 2015, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is another most anticipated 5.5-inches smartphone. The phone is so cool and is now featuring solid metal body which makes it even more cool. The phone comes shipped with Mediatek MT6795 Helio X10 chipset which is Mediatek’s premium mobile processors which utilize leading heterogeneous computing technology. The chipset itself can deliver superior performance along with the most sophisticated multimedia features ever created on the market. This kind of chipset can support full 64-bit octa-core CPU with clock speeds up to 2.2GHz. Yet, the chipset also features MediaTek CorePilot™ 2.0 technology for Helio X10.
Under the hood, there is also Cortex-A53 Octa-core CPU running at 2.0 GHz clockspeed. That kind of CPU is combined with PowerVR G6200 as its Graphic Processing Unit (GPU) make it more than capable to run and render Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop). The GPU is based on the series 6 (Rogue) and integrates two clusters with two TMUs each and a scalar Unified Shader architecture. Depending on the available memory bandwidth and clock rate, the performance is similar to the Qualcomm Adreno 320 and ARM Mali-T624 MP4. Yet, with this GPU on board, features like OpenGL 3.x, 4.x, OpenGL ES 3.1 and Direct X 10 are included.
Xiaomi has also managed to bring awesomeness in Redmi Note 3’s Android Lolipop using the most adorable MIUI 7 displayed on the phone’s 5.5-inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen featuring 16M colors, 1080 x 1920 pixels screen resolution and 403 ppi pixel density. Regarding device dimension, the Redmi Note 3 is measured 150 x 76 x 8.7 mm (5.91 x 2.99 x 0.34 in) with only 164 g (5.78 oz) in weight. The Xiaomi company has designed this phone to has ~72.4% screen-to-body ratio so you’ll see it more elegant.
In the rear of the phone, there is main camera having 13 MP sensor and featuring f/2.2, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama. The main camera is capable to record full HD 1080p video @30fps. The secondary camera is put in the front and is using 5 MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture which is capable to also record 1080p HD video.
The phone is priced around $170 – $180. Really worth its price. Do you what the best part is? Redmi Note 3 has also been equipped with Fingerprint sensor with ultrafast recognition up to 0.3s to unlock the phone with just a fingerprint.