Last month China-based company, Xiaomi has launched its latest affordable smartphone in India, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 (First Impression) which went for flash sale first time on March 9, and then company has conducted many flash sales of the same device on Amazon India and Mi.Com as well, now company has announced that they will be holding an open sale for the same device on 27 April at 2PM on mi.com.
Users do not need to register themselves for this sale, however, it should be noted that this open sale will be on mi.com, Amazon will follow flash sale model and users need to register for Amazon sale. At this time company hasn’t specified how many units will be up for this open sale. Along with the Redmi Note 3, Mi 5 and 20,000mAh power bank will be available for sale on the same day.
Just to remind you about the specs, Redmi Note 3, it comes in full metal uni-body design, and despite being full metal body it’s just 8.65mm thick and weighs 164 grams which is just four grams heavier than its predecessor. Another thing which company has added in this device is fingerprint scanner which is placed below the rear camera module, Xiaomi says this sensor is ultra-fast and can unlock the device in just 0.3 seconds.
When it comes to specs, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 flaunts an 5.5-inch full HD (1920×1080 pixels) display screen which has a dedicated Reading mode, at its heart it is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 with a 64-bit 1.8GHz hexacore CPU, Adreno 510 GPU along with 2GB of LPDDR3 RAM, and also includes 16GB internal storage, and there is 3GB ARM variant as well which has got 32GB internal storage, which can be further expandable via a microSD card which can be used in hybrid SIM slot.
When it comes to photography front, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 features a 16-rear snapper megapixel snapper along with dual tone LED flash and Phase Detection Autofocus, at front you will find a 5-megapixel snapper for selfies, it houses a 4,050mAh battery and for connectivity it includes dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and GPS and when it comes to software front, it runs on Android Lollipop-based MIUI 7.