Infocus has launched a new handset the Vision 3 and it might give some competition to Redmi smartphones, will it? read this review to know more. What makes the Infocus Vision 3 special is the Full View 18:9 display, 4000 mAh battery and the price of Rs. 6,999.

The Infocus Vision 3 is the cheapest handset to come with a 5.7 inch HD+ (18:9) aspect screen. Performance is good, not really for gaming users, well that is the case with almost all quad core powered handset. Full view display experience is really good.

There are dual cameras on the back, though the camera quality is average the dual cameras really do not work the way it should. Check the camera section for more details. Battery life is very good, thanks to 4000 mAh battery.

Infocus Vision 3 box pack

Infocus Vision 3 features, specifications

Inside the box (Unboxing the Infocus Vision 3) : Handset, user guide, warranty card, data cable (USB to micro USB) and travel charger 5V/1.5A
SAR Value : 0.415 (Head) and 0.468 (body)
Body :
Metal body, curvy deign, easy to hold and use. Very good build quality considering the price
SIM Type : Nano + Nano / Micro SD
Screen  :  5.7 inches, 2.5D curved glass, 1440 x 720 pixels (HD+), viewing angles, touch response and color reproduction are pretty good considering the price
Connectivity :  4G, VoLTE (works on both SIM), WiFi, GPS and Bluetooth
Sensors : Accelerometer, Proximity, light – just 3 sensors
Security and Extra : Finger Print sensor
LED Notification : Yes
OTG : Yes supported
RAM : 2GB (about 900MB free on first boot)
ROM : 16GB (about 10GB free on first boot)
OS : Android Nougat 7.0 with Smile UX UI

Infocus Vision 3 review 5.7 inch HD+ screen

Infocus Vision 3 Performance

CPU :  MediaTek MT6735 / 6737 quad core @ 1.3GHz
GPU :  Mali T720
Heating : Medium
Max Battery Temperature : 35 degrees

For normal usage the performance was smooth, but when playing high end games in high quality mode it lagged.

Infocus Vision 3 back panel

Infocus Vision 3 Benchmark

Antutu : 33911 / 3992
NenaMark3 :  59.6fps (3-2)
Multi Touch : 5 points
Disk Speed :  72 MB/s read  and 48 MB/s write

Infocus Vision 3 Gaming Review

I played Asphalt 8 in high quality mode, game clearly lagged. Then in medium visual quality mode the game play was better, smooth but I did feel it lagging, though game was playable. For best results play in low visual quality mode.

This MediaTek quad core, in fact any quad core device is good for normal usage not for gaming users.

Infocus Vision 3 dual cameras on the back

Infocus Vision 3 Camera  Review

Rear Camera : 13MP + 5MP (dual cameras), Wide angle, auto focus, LED flash
Front Camera : 8MP, Portrait mode
Video Recording : FHD resolution

There are dual cameras on the rear a 13MP + 5MP one is a wide angle camera. In camera app you get a portrait mode and a wide angle mode. The dual cameras does not work like a dual camera should, you do not get the kind of bokeh that one would expect from dual cameras.

In fact I shot using normal mode and then with portrait mode and the results were the same, no difference. You need to be very close to subject to get the bokeh plus very important thing for portrait mode to work it needs a face without the face it does not work. Anyway the quality was not that great.

Infocus Vision 3 dual cameras on the back

Front camera is 8MP and it shoots average selfies. Handset can shoot FHD videos and the video quality is pretty good, however focusing is slow.  Camera quality is average. There are two modes PIP and Multi, PIP makes use of front and rear camera and Multi gives you 4 option to shoot and then combines the 4 images into one – check sample below.

Camera Rating : 3.7 out of 5

Infocus Vision 3 Camera Samples

Infocus Vision 3 camera sample hydrant shot Infocus Vision 3 camera sample leaves Infocus Vision 3 camera sample long shot Infocus Vision 3 camera sample tree rope normal Infocus Vision 3 camera sample tree rope portrait Infocus Vision 3 camera sample tree portrait Infocus Vision 3 camera sample tree normal Infocus Vision 3 sample multi mode Infocus Vision 3 sample dual selfie PIP mode Infocus Vision 3 camera sample selfie Infocus Vision 3 camera sample night 2 Infocus Vision 3 camera sample night

Download Original Image files (right click and save) (do not use it for commercial purpose, without permission of gogi.in).

Other features

Sound is loud and clear, no issues with networks. The Wi-Fi I feel is a bit weak works well when you are close to the router. Finger print sensor is decently fast and accurate. This handset is running Smile UX UI and there are some pretty good themes you can download and install.

Infocus Vision 3 quality

Infocus Vision 3  Battery Review

Battery capacity : 4000 mAh (Non-removable)
Charging Time : Charge – 3 hours 20 minutes (0% to 100%) using the charger provided
Battery Life : 6 to 9 hours non-stop (moderate to heavy)
Daily usage battery life : One to One and a Half days or more depending on your usage

Battery Test Results

Battery Temp at idle : 29 degrees
Running Benchmark app :
 9 minutes / 1% / 32 degrees
Asphalt 8  game play : 21 minutes /5% / 34 degrees
FHD video playback with full brightness (WiFi /4G on) :  32 minutes / 6% / 35 degrees

Verdict

So does this handset compete with Redmi smartphones, well to some extent, however there are certain things that is not that great like just 3 sensors, Mediatek processor and average camera considering it comes with dual camera setup.

You can buy this handset if your main criteria is 18:9 screen, better battery life and normal usage. Camera is average, good for sharing online.

Rating : 4  out of 5

Infocus Vision 3 price in India is Rs. 6,999 will go on sale on Amazon.

Published by Gogi Rana

Founder and Chief Editor - gogi.in

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  1. Hi Gogi Sir.. I’m planning to buy InFocus Vision 3 because Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus is yet to launch in India. Please answer my query. Is it possible to use Hybrid SIM Adapter in InFocus Vision 3 to use 2 SIM Cards and MicroSD Card altogether?
    Thanks.

  2. Hi Gogi Sir.. I’m planning to buy InFocus Vision 3 because Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus is yet to launch in India. Please answer my query. Is it possible to use Hybrid SIM Adapter in InFocus Vision 3 to use 2 SIM Cards and MicroSD Card altogether?
    Thanks.

  3. Should be third best choice after redmi5a/TenorD. Very good option for normal/elderly users. Especially large screen, bigger battery, metallic build. However hybrid slot is an unignorable shortcoming..can compromise on sensors/infrared thing though.

    1. Everything is nice in this phone firstly me recommend redmi 5A then infocus then 10orD cause tenorD is new in india

  4. Should be third best choice after redmi5a/TenorD. Very good option for normal/elderly users. Especially large screen, bigger battery, metallic build. However hybrid slot is an unignorable shortcoming..can compromise on sensors/infrared thing though.

    1. Everything is nice in this phone firstly me recommend redmi 5A then infocus then 10orD cause tenorD is new in india

  5. hello sir
    Kaya ye phone gaming ke liye accha ha
    or yaar iske battry backep kitne din tek ha
    or iske look kase ha

  6. hello sir
    Kaya ye phone gaming ke liye accha ha
    or yaar iske battry backep kitne din tek ha
    or iske look kase ha

  7. Hello Gogi Ji,
    Some reviwer using your taken sample pics for his Amazon product review.

  8. Almost everything is good for it’s price. But they should have given gyroscope sensor and separate slot for memory card.

  9. Cons
    Big Screen size that might not fit easily in your pocket
    Mediatech Processor
    No Infrared remote function

  10. Almost everything is good for it’s price. But they should have given gyroscope sensor and separate slot for memory card.

    1. Can you please paste where he said that? I see that he said it competes UPTO SOME EXTENT with Redmi phones. Where did he say outperforms?

      Redmi 5A processor is more more advanced.

  11. Cons
    Big Screen size that might not fit easily in your pocket
    Mediatech Processor
    No Infrared remote function

    1. Can you please paste where he said that? I see that he said it competes UPTO SOME EXTENT with Redmi phones. Where did he say outperforms?

      Redmi 5A processor is more more advanced.

  12. Hi Gogi,
    I think you forgot to mention the ViLTE feature in this review.
    Please do add it in all your reviews.
    Thank you.

    1. Yes gogi, please add Vilte feature as one of the review points.

      It will be useful for JIO customers.

      BTW, is any other network operator providing ViLTE other than JIO?

  13. Hi Gogi,
    I think you forgot to mention the ViLTE feature in this review.
    Please do add it in all your reviews.
    Thank you.

    1. Yes gogi, please add Vilte feature as one of the review points.

      It will be useful for JIO customers.

      BTW, is any other network operator providing ViLTE other than JIO?