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 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.
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
|Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G bands||LTE 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)|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, July|
|Dimensions||176.2 x 87.4 x 8 mm (6.94 x 3.44 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||221 g (7.80 oz)|
|Build||Front glass, aluminum body|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.9 inches, 122.9 cm2 (~79.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~350 ppi density)|
|Protection||To be confirmed|
|OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636|
|CPU||Octa-core 1.8 GHz Kryo 260|
|Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||128 GB, 6 GB RAM or 64 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|Primary||Dual: 12 MP (f/1.9, 1.4μm, dual pixel PDAF) + 5 MP (depth sensor), LED flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|Secondary||8 MP, f/2.0, 1.12µm|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(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|
|Colours||Black, Champagne Gold, Blue|
|Price||About 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.