Smartphone Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro: reviews of the owners, specifications and features
The company Xiaomi is rapidly developing the Russian market of gadgets and smartphones. Excellent filling, attractive appearance and reliability - these are the main criteria for success. In this article we will discuss one of the products of this manufacturer - Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro, reviews about it and the evaluation of the nearest analogues.
As it turned out, this device was eagerly awaited by many fans of the brand. Presented "Redmi 3" in 3 main colors: black, gold and silver. Externally, the Pro version completely copies the previous version of the smartphone. There are only minor differences.
The entire front of the smartphone covers the glass. At the top there are slots for the loudspeaker, camera and sensors. Bottom classic touch buttons.
On the back panel you can find the main camera, flash and fingerprint scanner.
One of the interesting features of the device is the presence on the upper edge of the infrared port.It serves to control various household appliances. How and who uses it in everyday life, it remains to be guessed, since in the reviews no one spoke about it.
SIM card slots are trays that leave with a special key.
The main speaker is at the back, while judging by the reviews of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro, it sounds better than the previous model.
The screen size is 5.5 inches with a resolution of 1920 by 1080, the total pixel density is 401 pixels per inch. The IPS matrix, and as users say in their reviews about Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro, it is slightly “pink”. But it can be fixed with the help of special settings in the system. For sunny weather, the brightness of the display is enough; everything that happens on the screen is clearly visible. For protection there is an oleophobic coating.
As the basis for the software used Android 5.1. But the proprietary shell of MIUI 7 is “tense” on it. It has a large number of settings and options that allow you to “customize” the look for yourself. One of the nice features of the shell is the installation and display of a contact photo in full screen.
The system has all the necessary set of standard applications.which will be needed in the early stages of operating a smartphone
The main camera uses 16 MP for shooting, the front one - 5. The application for working with the camera is the same as on all Xiaomi devices. Moderately loaded with settings and convenient. It is possible to apply various effects to the photo. As such, the shooting mode with fully manual settings is missing. That is, in any case, it is necessary to photograph on the basis of one of the pre-installed ones.
Although the phone is positioned as a middle class, the pictures are clear and juicy. Of course, with a lack of lighting, various defects will be observed - blurring, noise and defocusing. But not always.
Smartphone battery - lithium-polymer with a capacity of 4000 mAh. Not bad, but the parameters of the device are not quite weak. However, with the average use of such a charge should be enough for the whole day.
This parameter is up to par thanks to the powerful Snapdragon 650 processor. It has 6 cores. 4 of them can operate at a frequency of 1.8 GHz, and two for more "difficult" tasks at 2.5 GHz. The processor supports 64-bit instructions and is executed on 28 NM technological process. The chip has an Adreno 510, which is responsible for processing graphic data.
The version of the smartphone with 32 GB of internal memory has 3 GB of RAM. Therefore, any "brakes" when working with applications and games is not observed. As evidenced by reviews of Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro.
The smartphone can work in all known network standards. True, physically the radio module in the device is one, which means SIM cards can work in alternate mode. To manage and configure them, there is a special tool in the system that allows you to set a name, a default map or for the Internet.
The kit comes with a microUSB cable with which you can connect to a PC. Supports OTG mode, which allows you to attach flash drives or other equipment to your smartphone.
The Bluetooth version on the device is 4.1.
To connect to wireless networks, there is a Wi-Fi module with Internet distribution to other devices.
Review Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro Reviews
During the time elapsed since the start of sales, a lot of feedback has accumulated. Perhaps we should start with the good ones.
Most users in their reviews about Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro 32GB have a large and clear screen. The color rendition is at a height, the brightness is good, and the corners allow you to tilt the phone without loss of visibility.
The cameras were also very well received by the owners, judging by the reviews of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro SE. Photos are of decent quality even in motion.
As for power, everything is clear here - it is on top. This was noted by one of the owners in a review about Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro. Even many analogues and competitors can not boast such a stable operation of applications and games.
Also, users mark an affordable price for such characteristics.
Based on the positive reviews about the smartphone Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro, you can highlight the main advantages:
- ideal price / quality / performance ratio;
- metal case;
- Fingerprint's scanner;
- powerful processor and graphics accelerator;
- long-lasting battery;
- two sim cards;
- loud and high-quality speaker;
- video recording in 4K;
Negative reviews of the phone Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro
Negative feedback is actually not so much. The assembly is particularly noted, as squeaks begin to be noticed during operation. This also applies to the frame made of plastic. If you use the phone is not particularly neat, then it eventually breaks.
The volume battery seemed not to someone. This is due to the fact that one of the users rarely “lived through” the phone until the evening after the day of active use.
The durability of the screen is also imperfect. After a while, signs of wear may appear.
A couple of users noted that after heating the device, a yellow spot appeared on the screen. As follows from the recall, such a nuisance takes place on the phones of the Redmi series.
Also sometimes marked by a heavy button on the power device.
One of the closest competitors in terms of price and platform is the Samsung Galaxy A5 2017. Its cost is not very different for different retailers. Its screen is slightly smaller, but the resolution is the same. Cameras are also identical, as well as built-in, and random access memory. The processor is about the same performance segment as the Redmi. A little pumped up the battery, not getting to the hero of the article 1000 mAh. Support for two SIM cards and their ability to work in all standards is similar.
The next competitor is the Sony Xperia XA1 Dual. A feature that immediately catches the eye - the presence of a fresh "Android" 7.1. There are more megapixels in the camera here - 23, but the battery is quite small compared to the Redmi - 2300 mAh. But this is leveled by a smaller screen size, which is 5 inches, and a resolution of 1280 by 720. Both types of memory are the same - 32 and 3 GB. There are two SIM cards, and they can work with LTE.
Meizu M5 is equipped with the same large screen of 5.5 inches and a resolution of 1920 by 1080 pixels. The cameras are absolutely identical to the Redmi in question. RAM - 3 GB, built-in - 32 GB. Supported communication modes - up to LTE inclusive. The battery is identical, and its volume is 4000 mAh. Differs this smartphone 8-core processor, which is almost as good as Redmi. In all other respects, both smartphones are almost the same.
The cost of the phone is not so high, so almost everyone can afford it. Smartphones with such parameters usually cost much more. Judging by the reviews about the characteristics of Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro, this unit is more than worthy. It will suit users who are looking for both a "dialer" and a compact multimedia center.