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Xiaomi Mi-3 User Reviews

10 Based on 2 Reviews

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Call quality9/10
Build quality9/10
Text input9/10
Everyday usage10/10
UI speed10/10

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posted on 10 Mar 2014, 23:26 (Posts: 4; Member since: 25 Sep 2011)


One awesome phone

PhantomSectre has owned it for less than 3 months before publishing this review

Ever wanted a phone that was extremely fast, has the most beautiful display you have ever seen AND doesn't keep you tied to a charger? This is that phone. This phone has one of the highest scores in Antutu. It's no wonder as the SnapDragon 800 processor runs at 2.3Ghz. The screen is gorgeous and the 3050 mah battery lasts me TWO FULL DAYS between charges.

Build quality 9/10 The phone is well put together, but is mostly plastic. The design is well thought-out using layers of graphite inside to dissipate heat from the blazing fast processor. My only beef is the SIM card tray gets stuck when trying to remove it.
Reception 10/10 Signal strength, in general, where I work is weak. My iPhone could only manage one bar inside the building. This phone has at least two bars and sometimes three. It has two different antennas that are designed differently. It constantly monitors both antennas and switches to the one getting the best reception.
Call quality 9/10 Call quality is excellent, but the volume is not quite as loud as I would like. Perhaps this will be addressed in a software update.
Internet 10/10 Internet is very fast for the most part. The stock browser needs some improvement. This can be remedied by downloading a different browser.
Multimedia 9/10 Again, the sound isn't quite loud enough for me, but there are "boosters" you can get online that help.
Camera 10/10 Sony Exmor RS 13 MP camera... need I say more?
UI speed 10/10 The operating system is called MIUI. It is a heavily modified version of Android. Right now it's based on 4.3, but it already has almost all the features of KitKat. The OS is updated WEEKLY, adding new features and fixes! Not, every six months like other phones. MIUI is buttery smooth, especially with this phone's processor.
Everyday usage 10/10 Long battery life, great reception, good data speeds (DC-HSDPA+ and 802.11AC). Excellent for everyday use.
Text input 9/10 They stock keyboard has a few shortcomings, but I always download a different keyboard anyway.
Display 10/10 The display is unbelievable. Puts the iPhone and Amoled displays to SHAME!
Battery 10/10 Two days between charges, moderate use. That says it all. My iPhone would barely last a workday. With the built-in battery saving feature turned on, you'll get even more time between charges. The battery saver only seems to affect graphics intensive games... they get choppy with the saver turned on.


  • THIN! 8.1mm
  • lightweight
  • comfortable in your hand
  • awesome display
  • unbelievable battery life
  • Available with 64GB internal storage.


  • lacks SD card slot, but supports USB OTG

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posted on 04 Feb 2014, 15:59 (Posts: 0; Member since: 04 Feb 2014)


Finally The super cellphone

maqhoz has owned it for less than month before publishing this review

It's amazing processing speed, screen-level One HTC, sony camera sensor very good, sound quality is standard Cruising speed is better than my HTC One, is a unique and everyday phone, highly customizable and zero freezing screen.
MIUI's own system applications make it a phone that asks nothing to any of the other options on the market.
In summary the best buy I could do.
Es asombrosa la velocidad de procesamiento, la pantalla al nivel del HTC One, la camara con sensor sony de muy buena calidad, el sonido es estandar la velocidad de navegacion es mejor que con mi HTC One, es un celular unico y de uso diario, altamente personalizable y con ceo congelamientos de pantalla.
Las aplicaciones propias del sistema MIUI hacen que sea un telefono que no le pide nada a ninguna de las otras opciones en el mercado.
En resumen la mejor compra que pude hacer.

Build quality 9/10
Reception 10/10
Call quality 9/10
Internet 10/10
Multimedia 9/10
Camera 9/10
UI speed 10/10
Everyday usage 10/10
Text input 9/10
Display 10/10
Battery 10/10


  • High Speed
  • awsome screen


  • Laks of SD card

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