Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime Review – Pros And Cons, Price, Specifications

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Are you looking for the best smartphone phone under 10000? Well, we have then something for you that can most possibly suit your budget. The all new Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime which was released in August with its first sale got a remarkable response from the user base that prefers mid-range phones over the expensive ones. Not only it prices are reasonable but also the features it is equipped with makes it the first preference in the category of phones below INR10,000. In past too, Redmi has proved it’s worth with some of it’s trendy and stylish handsets and this is the reason why it has been developing a huge fan-base in India as well. For everyone who is still unaware about the phone’s specifications, we are listing here some of the key specifications of xiaomi redmi 3s prime smartphone along with its Pros and cons.

Features and Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime

SIMDual Nano/Micro
Display5 inch HD
Camera13 MP | 5 MP
Processor1.1 GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
Storage32 GB Internal, Expandable upto 128 GB
OSAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Battery4100 mAH
Weight144 grams

Design of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime

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This Redmi Prime 3S resembles Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 in its basic appearance. The linear edges with curved corners impart it the best of the stylish looks and feels good during handling. Its front differs from Redmi Note 3 only in the presence of sensors above the display on either side of the earpiece lying above it. With a thickness of 8.5mm, the frame has volume and power buttons on its right following up the convention. A fingerprint sensor stays along with the LED Flash and rear camera in the upper right  back corner of the phone and speakers being at the bottom ( back panel). Moreover, an Infrared emitter and a 3.5mm audio jack are present at the top.

Performance of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime

Redmi Prime 3S comes with a 1.1 GHz Octa-core Qualcomm snapdragon processor is really fast in its performance. The 3GB Ram makes it capable of bearing a load of multiple applications at the same time without hanging / heating up the phone. Its specifications ensure that any heavy application can be run with an ease. As far as the internet speed is concerned, the phone supports 4G as well as LTE technology. So , you can enjoy the best internet speed with the phone as well. Also, its 4100mAh battery ensures that you are enjoying everything for long. The speed of fingerprint recognition by the sensor is also fast .

Camera of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime

With a rear camera of 13 Megapixel, Redmi 3S Prime phone suits well if you have a selfie craze or a professional work where you need to have good quality photographs. The pics clicked seem crisp and bright with the rear camera without getting pixelated on the zooming. However, the front camera which is 5 megapixel also gives nice quality pictures but often gets pixelated on the zoom. On a collective basis, the picture quality seems good with both of them supporting 1080p video recording as well.

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Display of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime

Redmi 3S Prime screen size is 5-inch. The resolution of 720x1280pixels HD Video gives you the best video experience. Double finger zooming is there for making it reliable to the ones having poor eyesight. The drop-down shade toggles between notification window and quick access to the features like Bluetooth, Wi-fi and phone settings.

Pros of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime
  • Multi-tasking enabled.
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Good Internal storage space of 32GB.
  • Latest android version equipped.
  • Turbocharging Technology.
  • Comes up with IR blaster to control other home appliances.
Cons of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime
  • No personal slot for SD Card. Hybrid SIM slot for the same.
  • Lack of full HD screen.
  • The front camera gives low-quality pictures in low light.
  • Non-replaceable /removable battery.
  • Not a waterproof phone.

Though Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime has some minor issues, you can get a fully feature loaded smartphone at a price of just 8,999 INR. The price makes you feel that let these cons of redmi 3s prime not be considered. So, giving it a try would not be a deal of loss for sure.

What Users Say About Redmi 3S Prime?

Below are the reviews of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime by Flipkart users who have bought.

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One Liner User Review about Redmi 3S Prime - Pros
One Liner User Review about Redmi 3S Prime - Cons