Xiaomi Redmi 3S and Redmi 3S Prime launched At Rs. 6,999 And Rs. 8,999

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Xiaomi is on a roll these days as they are literally launching a new smartphone almost every month in India. Sticking to the trend, Xiaomi has today introduced its much awaited entry-grade Redmi 3S in India. The latest budget smartphone comes in two variant – Redmi 3S Prime and Redmi 3S- Priced at 8,999 and 6,999 INR respectively. It will be available in Silver, Gold, Dark Gray color options. The phone will be available on Mi.com and Flipkart starting from August 9, 2016, at Noon.

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The Redmi 3S design takes inspiration from Redmi 3 as it features similar Aluminum outfit. It comes fitted with a 5-inch IPS LCD HD display that amounts to a sharpness of 294 pixels per inch. Xiaomi has sourced a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset coupled with Adreno 505GPU and 2GB/3GB of RAM. It comes with 16GB/32GB internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.

The fingerprint sensor is exclusive to Redmi 3S Prime.

Selfie lover gets a 5-inch front-facing camera, while photography enthusiasts can enjoy the 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and phase detection autofocus (PDAF). Although the Redmi 3S supports dual SIM cards, but you will have to ditch the secondary SIM privilege to avail microSD card advantage (A hybrid slot).

redmi 3s and redmi 3s prime price

It comes with a 4100mAh battery which can last 2-days under moderate usage as per company claims. Redmi 3S runs on Xiaomi’s MIUI 7 OS which is based on Android Marshmallow. It supports 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS as connectivity options.

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Xiaomi Redmi 3S and 3S Prime Specifications And Features

Model Xiaomi Redmi 3S Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime
Display 5-Inch, HD, IPS Display 5-Inch, HD, IPS Display
Processor Octa Core Snapdragon 430 SoC, Adreno 505GPU Octa Core Snapdragon 430 SoC, Adreno 505GPU
Internal Storage 16GB, expandable up to 128GB 32GB, expandable up to 128GB
Software MIUI7 (Android Marshmallow) MIUI7 (Android Marshmallow)
Primary Camera 13MP sensor, LED Flash, PDAF 13MP sensor, LED Flash, PDAF
Secondary Camera 5MP Front-Facing Camera, F/2.2 aperture lens 5MP Front-Facing Camera, F/2.2 aperture lens
Battery 4100 mAh 4100 mAh
Others Dual SIM, 4G LTE, sensor, OTG, IR Blaster Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Fingerprint sensor, OTG, IR Blaster
Price 6,999 INR 8,999 INR

Xiaomi’s Redmi Series have been a massive hit for the company with over 110 million devices sold globally so far. In India too the Redmi series has been a runaway success and the Redmi 3S, in all likelihood, shall keep the cash register ringing.

Deepak RajawatDeepak Rajawat
Experienced technology journalist with over 7-years of experience. Before embracing online journalism, he has worked with several legacy publications including print editions at Hindustan Times and The Statesman. He also has a keen interest in Sports, which he used to cover with equal enthusiasm in his early career.

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6 years ago

But Redmi 3s( 6999 rs ) Was not launch in india…..Smartprix When it going to launch…….I want this……..Reply please……Smartprix…….Reply plzzzz…..

Deepak Singh
6 years ago

The phone has been launched (that is why the price is out), but availability details haven’t been specified. We are expecting the 3s to be available after a around 3 weeks.

Rizwan Rashid
6 years ago

Redmi is one of the worst company i have ever used i dequesred of brothers not to buy this phone

6 years ago

Redmi 3s Prime to much Better Then Other phone & price also very chief. It is so much like the 3s prime smart phone.

6 years ago

Plz…..leave the on flip kart to sale……I want to buy soon……really I will buy…..sir…..give your no…… All features are spr…..I like all the features….plz leave the phone on every online to sale …..

Parimal Sarkar
6 years ago

I think if batter than other phone. & price also chef. I like it & want