Xiaomi Redmi 3s and Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime are the two new smartphone which goes official in India. The smartphones are not having too much specification changes between them but the only change is the change of the on – board RAM, internal in – built memory and the presence of the Fingerprint Scanner Sensor. The smartphones are now official in India and will go on sale on Mi.com and Flipkart in India exclusively without any registrations required.
The device was first launched in China and then it was said that it is coming to the Indian smartphone market very soon. But no one knows that company will launch two of the smartphones in India rather than just going with only one. The 3s is just a Indian variant while the 3s Prime is just similar to the global Redmi 3s. Both the smartphone launched in India in the low budget range which is always a challenging price segment in any smartphone market.
Full Specifications –
Both the smartphones are having the same sort of display as they sports the 5.0 – inch of the HD display with the 1280 x 720 pixels of the HD display resolutions. The device is having the metal uni – body which is quite familiar now with almost every smartphone manufacturing company from China these days. Not only this the smartphone is having the color temperature adjustment display feature too.
The smartphones are 4G LTE network connectivity carrier devices that are available in dual sim option, where the primary SIM card supports the 4G connectivity while the secondary SIM card slot supports only 3G connectivity when both SIM cards are in use. As the devices uses the hybrid SIM card slot so Memory Card and both SIM cards can’t be used at a time.
You will find out a 13 MP of the rear facing primary camera with the phase detection auto – focus, 5-piece lens, f/2.0 aperture, HDR, Panorama, Straighten, 1080p of HD video recording and LED Flash light features. In the front you will get the 5 MP of selfie shooter with f/2.2 aperture, Face recognition and 1080p full HD video recording just like the rear one.
The 3s lacks the Fingerprint sensor, which is available in the 3s Prime just on the rear panel below the camera unit. Also 3s is having the presence of 2 GB of the on – slot RAM with the 16 GB of the expandable in – built memory, while the Prime is having the 3 GB of on – board RAM with the presence of the expandable 32 GB of the internal in – built memory. The microSD card can be used to expand the memory further ahead to 128 GB.
It is having the all the connectivity features that you require to have in your dream smartphone as it features the WiFi with WiFi Direct – Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.1, Bluetooth HID, USB, GPS with A – GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou and Infrared. Not only this the smartphone is also having some sensors which includes the likes of accelerometer, electronic compass, proximity, Fingerprint Scanner and gyro sensors.
Xiaomi Redmi 3s specifications are driven by the Octa – Core 1.4 GHz processor which is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC and there presents the Adreno 505 to take care of the better graphics quality to this new device. It runs on Android v6.0 – Marshmallow out of the box from day one with MIUI v7.0 over the top which is upgradable to MIUI v8.0 very soon. Same is the case with the high end variant of this device.
The smartphones are packed with the 4100 mAh of battery with the dimensions of 139.3 x 69.6 x 8.5 mm and it weighs around 144 grams. The devices are launched in India and will go on sale over Flipkart from August 9 (12 PM) in the low budget price range with Dark Grey, Gold and Silver colors. No registrations are required to buy the phone on Flipkart.
When it comes to the Xiaomi Redmi 3s price then, as we mentioned above it falls in the low budget range in the same price range segment where Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime is placed. Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime are good so the price of this device also goes slightly high then the low end device which is quite acceptable. But still the price for both the devices falls in the low budget range.
Price in USA is 105$ (2GB/16GB) and 135$ (3GB/32GB)
Price in Europe is 95€ (2GB/16GB) and 120€ (3GB/32GB)
Price in Britain (UK) is 80£ (2GB/16GB) and 100£ (3GB/32GB)
Price in India is 6,999 Indian Rupees (2GB/16GB) and 8,999 Indian Rupees (3GB/32GB)
Price in Canada is 140 Canadian Dollars (2GB/16GB) and 175 Canadian Dollars (3GB/32GB)
Price in Australia is 150 Australian Dollars (2GB/16GB) and 180 Australian Dollars (3GB/32GB)
Price in Malaysia is 425 Malaysian Ringgits (2GB/16GB) and 545 Malaysian Ringgits (3GB/32GB)
Price in Sri Lanka is 15,400 Sri Lankan Rupees (2GB/16GB) and 19,800 Sri Lankan Rupees (3GB/32GB)
Price in Pakistan is 10,990 Pakistani Rupees (2GB/16GB) and 14,150 Pakistani Rupees (3GB/32GB)
So what are your views on Redmi 3s and Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime specifications and price combo, do you think that they can sustain in the low budget market. And more than this can they break the record of highest number of sales in a day just like previous Xiaomi devices in the low budget range.