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Xiaomi Redmi 3S

Description

The Redmi 3S is a budget friendly smartphone featuring a 5-inch IPS display, octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chip, either 2 or 3 GB of RAM paired with 16 and 32 GB of storage respectively. The phone sports a 13MP main camera with f/2.0 aperture, phase-detection auto-focus (as fast as 0.1 seconds, according to Xiaomi), HDR mode, manual controls, and a single LED flash, among other niceties. The front cam is a 5MP unit with f/2.2 aperture size and face recognition.

This device is also known as Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime, Xiaomi Redmi 3S Pro

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Display

Benchmarks
Size: 5.0 inches
Resolution: 1280 x 720 pixels, 294 PPI
Technology: IPS LCD
Screen-to-body: 71.14 %
Colors: 16 777 216
Touchscreen: Capacitive, Multi-touch
Features: Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

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System chip: Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 8937
Processor: Octa-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
GPU: Adreno 505
RAM: 3GB LPDDR3
Internal storage: 32GB
Storage expansion: microSDXC up to 128 GB
Device type: Smartphone
OS: Android (6.0 Marshmallow), Xiaomi MI UI Screenshots

Battery

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Capacity: 4100 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Camera

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Rear: Single camera Camera samples
Main camera: 13 MP (PDAF)
Specifications: Aperture size: F2.0
Video recording: 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
Features: Video calling, Video sharing
Front: 5 MP
Video capture: 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Dimensions: 5.48 x 2.74 x 0.33 inches (139.3 x 69.6 x 8.5 mm)
Weight: 5.08 oz (144.0 g)
Materials: Back: Metal
Biometrics: Fingerprint (touch)
Features: Touch sensitive control keys
Keys: Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Colors: Gold, Gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600)
LTE (TDD): Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
UMTS: 850, 900, 2100 MHz
Data Speed: LTE, HSPA, UMTS
Dual SIM: Shared with microSD
SIM type: Nano SIM, Micro SIM
VoLTE: Yes

Multimedia

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Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Speakers: Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Features: Album art cover, Background playback
Screen mirroring: Wireless screen share
Radio: FM

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 4.1
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
USB: microUSB, USB 2.0
Features: Mass storage device, Charging
Location: GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Other: Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications: Haptic feedback
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

Measured SAR:
Head: 0.62 W/kg
Body: 0.43 W/kg

Buyers information

In The Box: Power adapter, USB 2.0 cable, warranty card, user guide, SIM insertion tool

Availability

Officially announced: Jun 15, 2016
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Alternative variants

Xiaomi Redmi 3S 16GB

Differences from the main variant:
RAM: 2GB
Internal storage: 16GB

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