Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 with fingerprint scanner announced


Chinese tech giant Xiaomi which is expanding its global footprints has today announced the launch of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 smartphone which comes with fingerprint sensor. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 comes with a 5.5 inch full HD IPS Display, is the first smartphone from the company with a unibody aluminium body and has a 4000 mAh battery on-board.

According to the company the fingerprint scanner which is at the back of the device can unlock the phone in under 0.3 seconds.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Specifications:

  • 5.5-inch IPS display with viewing angle of 178-degree
  • Resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • MediaTek Helio X10 Octa-Core processor
  • 2GB RAM & 16GB storage
  • 3GB RAM & 32GB storage
  • 13 MP primary camera with dual-tone LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • MIUI 7 on Android Lollipop
  • Dual SIM
  • 2G, 3G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 8
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • 4000mAh battery

The 2GB RAM & 16GB storage of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is priced at 899 Yuan or about Rs.9,400 while the 3GB RAM & 32GB storage version will be available for 1099 Yuan starting November 27th in China. Color options available for buyers are Silver, Dark Grey, Champagne Gold with no information on the availability in India.