Xiaomi has launched its Redmi Note 3 smartphone. It is the successor to it's Redmi Note 2 smartphone. The main features of the new smartphone are the full metallic body and the fingerprint sensor located on the back side of the handset.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 features a 5.5-inch Full HD display with 1080x1920 pixels resolution. The handset is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Mediatek Helio X10 chipset. The smartphone comes in two variants with internal storage 16GB and 32GB. The 16GB variant comes with 2GB of RAM while the 32GB variant comes with 3GB of RAM. The dual-sim smartphone runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS with MIUI 7 running on top.
The Redmi Note 3 sports a 13MP rear camera with phase detection autofocus and dual-tone LED flash and a 5MP front-facing camera for taking selfies. Connectivity options of the smartphone include 2G, 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and micro USB connectivity.
The handset is backed by a powerful 4,000mAh battery. The device supports fast charging. The Note 3 will be available in gold, silver, and dark grey. The 16GB variant of the smartphone is priced at 899 yuan (approximately Rs 9,350), whereas the 32GB variant costs 1,099 yuan (approximately Rs 11,400).