Mi Max 3, which is the latest Xiaomi’s latest budget phablet, has been announced in China by the company officials. This is the latest budgeted smartphone from Xiaomi which comes in the market after 14 months ago, after its predecessor, the Mi Max 2, which was first unveiled. Some of the key major highlights of the Mi Max 3 include a massive display capacity of 6.9-inch full- High Definition+, a battery capacity of 5,500mAh, with a dual 4G VoLTE capabilities. There is no display notch on the handset. The Mi Max 3 comes in three color options of Dark Blue, Dream Gold, and Meteorite Black in the company’s home country, China as of now.
Xiaomi Mi Max 3 price, availability
The Mi Max 3 price in China has been set at CNY 1,699 which is roughly Rs. 17,300 in Indian currency for the base variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB of storage. The only other variant, with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of inbuilt storage, comes with a price tag of CNY 1,999 which is roughly Rs. 20,400 in Indian currency. It is currently up for pre-orders and will be available in China starting starting from today and will be available across all the online stores in the starting and then the company will soon open in the offline store as well.
Operating System and Display
The dual-SIM (Nano) Xiaomi Mi Max 3 runs MIUI on top of Android version Oreo out of the box, and sports a massive 6.9-inch full-High Definition+ (1080×2160 pixels) display with a brightness of 520 nits, 84 percent NTSC colour gamut, and 1,500:1 contrast ratio.
When it comes to the processor, the handset is powered and supported by Qualcomm’s octa-core Snapdragon 636 SoC clocked at 1.8GHz, which is coupled with 4GB/ 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM and an Adreno 509 GPU.
On the optics department, the Mi Max 3 bears a vertical dual rear camera setup. The smartphone has a 12-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor, both with f/1.9 aperture, AI portrait mode, and dual-LED flash. On the front department, the phablet sports a 8-megapixel sensor for taking selfies and doing video calling with f/2.0 aperture, 1.12-micron pixels, face recognition, and soft selfie light.
The smartphone has a storage capacity of 64GB and 128GB inbuilt storage, which can further be expandable via microSD card of up to 256GB.
With respect to connectivity part, the Xiaomi Mi Max 3 support dual 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Some of the sensors onboard the smartphone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, electronic compass, gyroscope, infrared sensor, rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, and proximity sensor.
The smartphone has a battery capacity of 5,500mAh which is non removable one, and minimum capacity of 5,400mAh, with support for Quick Charge 3.0 18W charging.
The smartphone dimensions of the Mi Max 3 are 176.15×87.4×7.99mm with respect to its length x height x thickness and weight around 221 grams.