nubia Red Magic gaming smartphone with Air Convection cooling system launched in India: price, specifications

“The nubia Red Magic flaunts an angular aluminium design with nine heat radiation air slots on the back to keep the phone cool while gaming”

nubia’s gaming-centric smartphone, the Red Magic (review), has launched in India. Originally launched back in April in China, the phone aims to offer an interesting prospect to buyers who are into gaming on smartphones. Unlike most smartphones in the market today, the nubia Red Magic has a bevelled back panel with customisable LED strip in the middle. The device dons a metal unibody design with tapered edges that keeps its thickness under 6.5mm. As for gaming, nubia claims that the Red Magic features an air convection cooling system that is claimed to dissipate heat effectively across its diamond-cut design without compromising on performance.


nubia Red Magic price in India

The nubia Red Magic priced in India has been set at Rs 29,999. The phone will be available for sale exclusively from starting from tomorrow, i.e. December 20th. There aren’t any colour options for this device, but nubia is offering the first few lucky buyers RedMagic Nerdz Earphones.

nubia Red Magic specifications


Coming to the specifications of nubia Red Magic, the handset sports a 6-inch Full-HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio and 85 percent NTSC color gamut. At its heart lies, Qualcomm’s 2017 flagship chipset the 2.35GHz octa-core Snapdragon 835 integrated with Adreno 540 GPU and 8GB of RAM. The storage onboard on this gaming phone is 128GB, which is non-expandable. The phone also features a dedicated button that limits the background network and blocks calls and notifications while you’re into gaming.

For photography, the Red Magic features an impressive 24-megapixel sensor at the back panel with f/1.7 aperture, 6P lens, and dual-tone LED flash. As for the selfies, it employs an 8-megapixel shooter with f/ 2.0 aperture and 76.9-degree wide-angle lens. A 3,800mAh battery with fast charging support keeps the things ticking for Red Magic. Powering the device is Android 8.1 Oreo-based nubia Red Magic OS out of the box. Other features include a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (2×2 MU-MIMO ), Bluetooth 5, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C.

Key Specs

Nubia Red Magic
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 | 8 GBProcessor
6.0 inches Display
24 MPRear camera
8 MPSelfie camera
3800 mAh Battery
Nubia Red Magic Video