The China’s most popular smartphone maker, Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 2 back in August. The company claims that Redmi Note 2 is one of the most trending devices in China with more than 5 million units sold in less than a month of its launch. All thanks to the impressive specifications it features at a price point of mere $150.
Now, to curb the competition in the increasing smartphone market, Xiaomi has launched the successor of the Redmi Note 2 called as Redmi Note 3 with all metal body and fingerprint sensor at Grand Finale event in China. The smartphone is available in two variants priced at RMB 899 (approx $140) for the 2GB RAM/16GB storage version and RMB 1099 (approx $172) for the 3GB RAM/32GB storage variant.
The Redmi Note 3 flaunts a 5.5-inch (1080×1920 pixels) FHD display with 401ppi as pixel density and comes powered by MediaTek MT6795 Helio X10 octa-core processor clocked at 2.0GHz paired with PowerVR G6200 GPU. The device comes with 2GB/3GB of RAM and 16GB/32GB of internal storage with no microSD card slot for further expansion.
On the camera front, the device sports a 13MP rear camera with PDAF for faster focus, LED flash and a 5MP front shooter for video calling and selfie images.…