Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 with a MediaTek chipset and 6600 mAh battery launched in China


Xiaomi has finally unveiled the third-generation tablet – Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 – in China today. Constructed using a metal alloy, the Mi Pad 3 features a Retina-grade display and is powered by a MediaTek chipset. Meanwhile, the Windows 10 running Mi Pad 3 Pro is yet to debut.

The Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 was not exactly a secret for its details surfaced on the web last month. Xiaomi’s Mi Pad 3 features a metallic body with sandblasting treatment to give a great texture.


The Mi Pad 3 features a 7.9-inch Retina-grade display with 2048×1536 pixel resolution. Thereby it offers 526PPI pixel density.

Xiaomi Mi Pad 3

Xiaomi houses a 2.1GHz hexa-core MediaTek MT8176 processor inside the Mi Pad 3 and couple is with 4GB of RAM. There’s 64GB built-in storage without any expansion options. There’s no word on whether the Mi Pad 3 runs Android 7.0 Nougat as per the rumours. However, Xiaomi did mention that it runs MIUI 8.

Xiaomi Mi Pad 3

At the rear is a 13-megapixel snapper with f/2.2 aperture to click good quality images and on the front is a 5-megapixel fixed focus camera. For connectivity, it supports dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.1 LE. The USB Type-C port at the bottom can be used to charge its 6,600 mAh battery as it supports 5V/21 fast charging.

Xiaomi Mi Pad 3

The Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 will sell for 1499 Yuan (Rs 14,171 approx.) and will sell from April 6 onwards in China.

[Source: Mi Forums]