Xiaomi has been concentrating on flagship and mid-range smartphones in recent few days. The company is planning high to resume its existing command in Indian budget mobile market. Xiamo announces “Xiaomi Redmi 3S” a new addition to its Redmi series.
While Redmi 3S has got launched in China already, it is expected two versions to arrive in the Indian market with a fingerprint reader. Redmi series was made a blockbuster in the Indian market, and Redmi 3S was launched as the successor of its earlier Redmi 3. Presumably It will launch in the month of August.
Redmi didn’t extend its launch to the Indian market as they don’t want to collide with the launch of Redmi Note 3. “It (the Redmi 3) is a good device. But timing wise it would hit with Redmi Note 3.
We like to launch one device at a time; that’s why we decided that we were going to bring the Redmi Note 3 to India. Specifically the Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 (MSM8956) version and not bring the Redmi 3, at least for the time being,” Hugo said, Back in March.
Xiaomi Redmi 3S comes out with all-metal chassis with a 5-Inch 720p resolution display. It provides Dual SIM 4G connectivity and Runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with Company’s MIUI 7 on the top.
The phone has powered by 1.1 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor with 2/3GB of RAM. The manufacturer offers mobile in 2 variants on with internal storage of 16GB and another with 32 GB, and both the version can be explainable up to 128GB via provided microSD slot. Another feature which interests buyers is the Adreno 505 Graphic Unit.
On the camera front, the device offers a primary camera of 13MP and 5MP secondary selfie camera and supports video calling. The headset sports a full range of connectivity options 2G/3G, Bluetooth, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi, FM Radio and Micro USB.
Under the hood, the phone is equipped with a 4,100 mAh battery. The phone measures an area of 139.3 x 69.6 x 8.5mm and weighs 144 grams. The manufacturer made the mobile available in dark grey, silver and gold colours. The pricing of the mobile is not yet to be announced by the manufacturer, but a buzz is that the price may fall below 10, 000 to 13, 000 range.