Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 3 in India, good enough against competition?

Today Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 3 in the Indian. The phone will only cost INR 9,999 ($148) for the 16GB model, and INR 11,999 ($178) for the 32GB model.

 

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The Redmi Note 3 for India comes with completely new Snapdragon 650 SoC and 2GB of RAM on the 16GB unit and 3GB RAM on the 32GB model. Also this model includes a new 16-megapixel camera with f2.0 aperture and phase detect autofocus. The Redmi Note 3 packs a 5.5-inch 1080p display, 5-megapixel front camera, and an enormous 4,050mAh battery.

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The Redmi Note 3 will be the first Xiaomi phone to feature a fingerprint sensor and the 1st Redmi phone to get a metal body. The Redmi Note 3 runs on MIUI 7 on top of Android 5.1 Lollipop. The Redmi Note 3 will be made in India, as a part of make in India initiative.

 

The Redmi Note 3 will be accessible through Mi.com and amazon.in, starting on March 9 at 2 PM, and on Snapdeal and Flipkart at a later time. The phone will be available in silver, gold, and gray colours.

 

 

But The Redmi Note 3 has to face some serious competition from other phone in this price point, we listed some of them for your convenient.

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Letv Le 1S

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Honor 5X

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Lenovo Vibe K4 Note

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Body Metal Body

150 x 76 x 8.7 mm

Weight 164g

Metal Body

151.1 x 74.2 x 7.6 mm

Weight 169g

Metal Body

151.3 x 76.3 x 8.15 mm

Weight 158g

Plastic Body

153.6 x 76.5 x 9.2 mm

Weight 158g

SIM Support Dual SIM (SIM 2 slot use for SIM or microSD)

(LTE + LTE)

Dual Standby with Dual 4G Sim (LTE + LTE) Dual Sim, LTE + LTE Dual Sim, LTE + LTE
Display 5.5 inch 1080 x 1920 IPS LCD  5.5 inch 1080 x 1920 IPS LCD 5.5 inch 1080 x 1920 IPS LCD  5.5 inch 1080 x 1920 IPS LCD 
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8956 Snapdragon 650

Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 & Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72

Adreno 510 GPU

 Helio X10 Turbo MTK 6795T, Octa Core 2.2 GHz

PowerVR G6200 GPU

Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 MSM8939V2, Octa Core 1.5 GHz + 1.2 GHz

Adreno 405 GPU

Mediatek MT6753 Octa-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53

Mali-T720MP3 GPU

Memory 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
32 GB, 3 GB RAMmicroSD support up to 128 GB
32 GB, 3 GB RAM

No microSD support

 16 GB, 2 GB RAM

microSD support up to 128 GB

16 GB, 3 GB RAM

microSD support up to 128 GB

Camera Primary 16 MP, f/2.0, with phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash

Video recording 1080p@30fps

Secondary 5 MP, f/2.0

 Primary 13 MP, f/2.0, with Samsung ISOCELL technology and a blue glass infrared filter, single-LED flash

Video recording @ 4K/1080p

Secondary 5 MP, f/2.0 with a wide-angle (85 degrees) lens

13 MP, f/2.2 with dual-LED (dual tone) flash

Video recording 1080p@30fps

Secondary 5 MP, f/2.4

13 MP, f/2.2, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash

Video recording 1080p@30fps

Secondary 5 MP

Battery Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh  Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh  Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery  Non-removable Li-Po 3300 mAh battery
OS MIUI 7.0/ Android 5.1.1 Lollipop EUI/ Android 5.0 Lollipop EMUI 3.1/ Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Vibe UI/ Android 5.1 Lollipop
Others features Fingerprint sensor  Fingerprint sensor and USB Type-C  Fingerprint Identification 2.0 with Increased Security  Fingerprint sensor, TheaterMax Technology for VR and Dolby Atmos® surround sound over speakers

 

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