“The Redmi 3 Pro sports a 5-inch HD display, a Snapdragon 616 octa-core CPU, 13MP/5MP cameras and a 4,100mAh battery”
Xiaomi today announced its new sub-brand called MIJIA under the Mi Ecosystem along with the Mi IH smart rice cooker in China. In addition, the company has also launched the Redmi 3 Pro smartphone, an upgraded variant of the Redmi 3 which was unveiled in January this year. The Redmi 3 Pro comes with higher RAM and storage capacity, as well as a fingerprint sensor. The rest of its specs remain the same as the Redmi 3.
The Xiaomi Redmi 3 Pro offers a 5-inch HD IPS display, and runs the Android Lollipop-based MIUI 7. It is powered by a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 processor, aided by 3GB of RAM and an Adreno 405 GPU. For storage, it offers 32GB of internal memory, which can be further increased upto 128GB by inserting a microSD card.
For imaging, the Redmi 3 Pro sports a 13MP rear snapper with an LED flash, PDAF, f/2.0 aperture and 1080p recording. It also sports a 5MP front snapper with f/2.2 aperture and 1080p recording for selfies and video calling. Connectivity features include 4G LTE, hybrid dual-SIM slots, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1 and A-GPS. A 4,100mAh battery keeps the phone running.
The Xiaomi Redmi 3 Pro has been priced at 899 Yuan, roughly Rs 9,200, and will be available in China starting April 6th in Silver, Gold and Gray colours. To compare, the Redmi 3 with 2GB of RAM, 16GB storage and fingerprint sensor was launched in the country for around Rs 7,150.