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Xiaomi Welcomes the Redmi 3s for Just $106

June 22nd, 2016 | by Z. Gonzales

Anyone who’s looking for a budget smartphone with respectable specs and somewhat premium design should definitely look at Chinese brands. Companies like Meizu and Huawei has already phones in the market that are below $150 that look more expensive than their worth. Xiaomi is another brand that has a stake in this segment of the market.

Redmi 3SXiaomi has recently unveiled the next generation of its Redmi budget phones with the Redmi 3S. The phone runs on a Snapdragon 430 chip and features a premium design utilizing metal in its construction. There will be two versions of the Redmi 3S – a 16GB+2GB RAM version which will cost around $106 and a 32GB+3GB RAM version which will be offered for $136 in China.

Check out the rest of the specs of the Xiaomi Redmi 3S below.


Dimensions 139.3 x 69.6 x 8.5 mm
Weight 144 g
Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Display Size 5.0 inches
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
Primary Camera 13 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus
Camera Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps
Secondary Camera 5 MP, f/2.2
SIM card slot Dual SIM (hybrid – nano and micro)
Operating System Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430
Processor Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics Adreno 505
Sensors Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Internal, RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth v4.1, A2DP
NFC None
USB microUSB v2.0
Battery Rating Li-Ion 4100 mAh

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