As expected Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 3 in China, today. The handset will be available in two variants – 2GB RAM / 16GB storage for RMB 899 (₹9,500) and 3GB RAM / 32GB storage for RMB 1099 (₹11,500). This smartphone sports a 5.5 inch screen and it does come with a finger print scanner.

The Redmi Note 3 indeed is powered by MediaTek Helio X10 64 bit octa core processor. MIUI 7 runs out of the box with 2GB / 3GB RAM (LPDDR3) and 16GB /32GB storage. Weight with battery is 164 grams and thickness is 8.6mm.

This handset sports a 5.5 inch screen (sunlight display) supporting 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. In addition there is a 13MP primary camera with flash on the rear and a 5MP camera on the front. Key features are 4G (Dual SIM slots), 3G, WiFi, GPS, Touch ID based finger print scanner that unlock within 0.3 seconds and Bluetooth.

Redmi Note 3 goes official in China

The Remdi Note 3 with an all metal body, houses a 4000 mAh battery. It is priced at RMB 899 with 2GB RAM + 16GB storage and RMB 1099 with 3GB RAM + 32GB storage.

By Rajeev Rana

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