Elephone M3 Pro coming soon, Sony IMX230 camera sensor in tow

Elephone M3 Pro coming soon, Sony IMX230 camera sensor in tow
Elephone is trying hard to make a name for itself in the smartphone industry. Like many other lesser-known handset makers, Elephone is based in China, and is restlessly introducing various smartphones that offer decent (or even high-end) features at low prices. The company's newest handset is the Elephone M3 Pro, which, just like the M3 that we saw not long ago, is made out of metal.

The Elephone M3 Pro is called like that because it's better than the regular M3, though the two handsets have the same design. The M3 Pro will offer more RAM (3 GB, to be exact), and a superior rear camera which, according to Elephone, is based on a Sony IMX230 sensor (the same that's found inside Motorola's Moto X Style / Moto X Pure). The handset will also come with a fingerprint sensor, a 5.5-inch LG-made display (its resolution is currently unknown), octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor, USB Type-C port, and quick charging capabilities.

It looks like the Elephone M3 Pro will run Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. At the moment, we don't know when the M3 Pro will be released, and neither for what price. Would you be interested in buying this smartphone?


source: Elephone

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9 Comments

1. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

If these phones are not available globally or the OEMs are not able to release such phones in most of the major / developing countries then what's the point of launching such phones. These OEMs will remain as local OEMs or will not grow globally whatever they do / bring up with the specs. No point of checking such phones if it's not available.

2. skyline88

Posts: 699; Member since: Jul 15, 2013

migrate to somewhere else.

5. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

:) For a phone...No way...

3. avishekmukherjee

Posts: 362; Member since: Apr 09, 2015

You can buy it from online too but there is a warranty problem

4. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Yeah, that's the other problem if it's available. Even Xiaomi have some phones launched a good half year ago, but that too are not available in India. Yes, there are patent issues but they can bring alternative devices of the same (Mi Note / Pro) but not lower end.

6. faizan-sharif

Posts: 98; Member since: Jun 26, 2013

because india is poor people's market they are bringing only lower end now, they brough MI4 but indian people did not receive it well so xiaomi is bringing devices accordingly

9. raky_b

Posts: 420; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

what's the deal with you Indina guys, you really think all this news about phones, all that phones and producers working just for India!? dude, this is world wide internet site, not indian.

7. murali_v_2000

Posts: 36; Member since: Jan 31, 2012

PA, For all the overseas phone that you write article about, pls indicate if they support major US carrier's LTE bands.

8. Paximos

Posts: 283; Member since: Jul 26, 2012

Interestingly, they cover almost everything except the phones' network compatibility, don't we buy these phone for that reason mostly?..lol

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