The much-awaited Xiaomi Max 3 is finally launched. The Chinese manufacturer has announced yesterday that the budget handset is available for sale in China from today. Following up on the success on the Xiaomi Mi Max 2, this device has to live up to a lot of expectations. Here, we show you the top five features you need to know about the Xiaomi Mi Max 3.
Mi Max 3: Top 5 Features You Need To Know
The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 packs a 6.9-inch IPS LCD Full HD+ display, with a screen resolution of 1080×2160 pixels and a pixel per inch density of 350, making it great value for money. With an 18:9 aspect ratio and 79.8% screen-to-body ratio, the display is great to look at and makes for excellent entertainment use. The handset follows a phone-cum-tablet, or phablet body design and comes in aluminum unibody with Corning Gorilla Glass protecting the display.
The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 packs a solid non-removable Li-Ion 5,500 mAh battery, which Xiaomi claims can fuel your handset for a full day even if you are gaming or watching HD videos. If that’s not enough, the heavy-duty battery also comes with Quick Charge 3.0 support for blazing speeds of refueling.
AI Face Unlock
The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 comes with a rear fingerprint sensor that can unlock the device within half a second, but there is face recognition-based unlock feature in the front camera too. The front camera takes the support of artificial intelligence software to read and remember your face, and can hence quickly unlock the phone every time you just look at its display. The front camera packs a large pixel 8MP camera and the rear dual camera has a primary 12MP sensor with large 1.4-micrometre pixel size a wide f/1.9 aperture, plus a secondary 5MP sensor for depth of field, meaning you get superb portrait shots with bokeh effect. The rear camera is also supported by dual pixel phase detection autofocus and an LED flash.
The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 runs on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor, that is clocked at primary speeds of up to 1.8 GHz. Supporting the chipset is 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage, and Adreno 509 GPU. There is also a 6GB RAM plus 128GB internal storage variant, and maximum storage capacity is 256GB. This is a good deal in the budget smartphone range, since the phone with its large display and speedy processor should serve well for gaming and Netflix alike.
MIUI 9.5 and AI voice assistant
The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 runs the latest Android 8.1 Oreo and has the MIUI 9.5 skin over it. The user interface features a plethora of goodies aided by artificial intelligence, such as a voice assistant, automatic scene recognition, and face recognition. The phablet is also expected to get an update to MIUI 10 soon.
Mi Max 3: Other Specifications
The Xiaomi Max 3 is a budget smartphone offering decent value for money. Among the other specs and features you get in this phablet are Bluetooth 5.0, WiFi 802.11 ac, Type-C USB for charging and data transfer, dual VoLTE SIM support, panorama shooting mode, HD video shooting with electronic image stabilization, and HTML5 browser support.
Mi Max 3: Price in India
The Xiaomi Max 3 comes in Matte Black, Blue, and Champagne Gold colors. It comes in two storage variants. The launch price for China is 1,699 Chinese Yuan for the 4GB RAM, 64GB ROM variant, and 1,999 Chinese Yuan for the 6GB RAM, 128GB ROM variant. That makes the 64GB variant cost around 17,300 in Indian Rupees, and the 128GB cost Rs 20,300.