Xiaomi Mi Max 3 Specifications, Price and Notable Features

The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 was earlier teased on Weibo (a popular Chinese social network), and just yesterday, it was officially unveiled in an even. The full specifications and features was also part of the revelation in the event that took place. This post brings to you all you need to know about the Xiaomi Mi Max 3, such as its specifications, price and key features.

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 Specifications, Price and Notable Features

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 Features

The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 came with a 6.9 inch screen with Full HD+ resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio. It packs a massive 5500mAh battery, which ensures you use your phone for long hours after a full charge. The Mi Max 3 is a perfect smartphone for heavy users.

If you look at the phone’s specs critically, you will observe that the Xiaomi Mi Max 3 looks a lot similar like the Redmi Note 5. The phone runs on the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset with an octa-core CPU clocked at 1.8GHz. It also has the same dual camera setup, which comprises of a 12MP main snapper with f/1.9 aperture, and a 5MP unit with f/2.0 lens for portrait shots. It also has an 8MP front-facing camera for taking selfies.

Connectivity of the Xiaomi Mi Max 3 includes Dual VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and a USB-C port. There is also a 3.5 mm audio jack, unlike the flagship Mi 8 series.


The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 came with Android 8.1 OS, with MIUI 9.5 on top out-of-the-box with plenty of AI features, which includes, scene recognition, face unlock, better selfies and a voice assistant. The phone is expecting a MIUI 10 update soon, and it might even get MIUI 11, given how Xiaomi takes care of its phones security.

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Though the Xiaomi Mi Max 3 is closely related to the Redmi Note 5 when you look at the specs, but from the outside it looks more like an enlarged Mi 6X, having the same antenna bands design. The new phablet have a body dimension of 176,15 x 87.4 x 7.99 mm in size and weighs 221 grams. Check out its full specifications below.

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 Specifications


TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
 CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G bandsLTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)



Announced2018, July
StatusComing soon. Exp. release 2018, July



Dimensions176.2 x 87.4 x 8 mm (6.94 x 3.44 x 0.31 in)
Weight221 g (7.80 oz)
BuildFront glass, aluminum body
SIMHybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)



TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size6.9 inches, 122.9 cm2 (~79.8% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~350 ppi density)
ProtectionTo be confirmed
 MIUI 9.5



OSAndroid 8.1 (Oreo)
ChipsetQualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636
CPUOcta-core 1.8 GHz Kryo 260
GPUAdreno 509



Card slotmicroSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal128 GB, 6 GB RAM or 64 GB, 4 GB RAM



PrimaryDual: 12 MP (f/1.9, 1.4μm, dual pixel PDAF) + 5 MP (depth sensor), LED flash
FeaturesGeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Video2160p@30fps, gyro-EIS
Secondary8 MP, f/2.0, 1.12µm



Alert typesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
3.5mm jackYes
 – Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic



WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE
Infrared portYes
RadioFM radio
USBType-C 1.0 reversible connector



SensorsFingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
 – Fast battery charging 9V/2A 18W (Quick Charge 3.0)
– MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.265 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer



 Non-removable Li-Ion 5500 mAh battery



ColoursBlack, Champagne Gold, Blue
PriceAbout 250 EUR


Xiaomi Mi Max 3 Price and Availability

The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 will come in two memory configurations. The price of the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage is CNY1,699 in China, $252 in the United States of America, and €220 across Europe. The 6GB RAM + 128GB storage configuration will cost CNY1,999 in China, $300 in the United States of America, and €225 across Europe.

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