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Xiaomi Mi3 : Review, Specifications, Price And Features

Xiaomi Mi3 : Review, Specifications, Price And Features

by Abhishek VoheraJuly 23, 2014

Xiaomi Mi3 is one of the craziest phones that had been awaited from last few months. The phone had been a sold out on many online shopping portals. It had a great sale than expected. It is one of the marvelous products beyond anyone’s imagination. It comes with some top-notch specifications that will amaze the users. Let us have a quick review of Xiaomi Mi3 smart phone.

Xiaomi  Mi3

Xiaomi Mi3 Unboxing –  Image Credits : Sumit Gupta

Display and Body

The phone resembles a little bit to Nokia Lumia device with a solid metal back. This smart phone has got internal magnesium alloy structure that is enclosed in three graphite layers. It gives an immense pleasure to hold this device. It has got backlit capacitive buttons below the front screen. The phone dimensions are 144 x 73.6 x 8.1 mm and it only weighs 145g. It comes with a 5 inch HD display screen with a resolution of 1080 x 1920p.

Sound, Memory and Data

The main speaker of this smart phone is located on its back. The sound is awesome and you can enjoy a great music experience. The audio is supported with WMA, FLAC, OGG, AudioAAC, WAV, and MP3 sounds. Xiaomi Mi3 has got a 16 GB inbuilt memory, but one of the hard facts to digest is that this smart phone does not have any external memory card slot. It supports A-GPS, GLONASS, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth.



The camera of this device is little at low end, but still it has some great effects for a non professional photographer. The rear camera of this device is of 13 megapixels with dual LED flash, f2.2 aperture, and Sony Exmor Sensor. It has got a 2 megapixels front facing camera for video calls. You can expose the camera to both low light and high light conditions. The additional app for camera makes the camera little more awesome. However, Xiaomi Mi3’s camera lacks Optical image stabilization.


Xiaomi Mi3 is powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 SoC Quad Core processor clocked at 2.3 GHz. It supports Adreno 330 graphics. The software runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. The 2 GB RAM of this smart phone makes it possible to do multitasking on Xiaomi Mi3 easily without getting the phone hanged frequently.



Battery and Price

Xiaomi Mi3 comes with monstrous battery of 3040mAh which is far better than the batteries of other popular devices like Sony Xperia Z2, Samsung Galaxy S4, and many more. The standby time of this device is 500 hours and it offers the talk time of 25 hours. This smart phone is available at 14000 INR on many online shopping portals.

Xiaomi Mi3 Verdict

Why to buy Xiaomi Mi3?

There are plenty of reasons to buy this smart phone. Some of them are:

  • It has got a good processor that can handle the tasks easily
  • It has got a great battery life with battery power of 3040mAh

Why not to buy Xiaomi Mi3?

Some reasons that might hold you to buy this phone are:

  • The phone is an average performer as compared to other smart phones in its range
  • The memory card slot is missing out from this device

For more amazing Xiaomi Mi3 images check out here.

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Abhishek Vohera
Abhishek Vohera is the Founder and Chief Editor at Above Android. He is from Mumbai, India. Abhishek is a Software Engineer at Multi-National Company by profession and Blogger and SEO expert by passion. He is crazy about Android and a true Google Fan Boy.
  • Guest

    this is just to get more points hope you dont mind

  • MohammadWasiullah

    This is good mobile for all budget mobile lovers, but unfortunately not available and can’t buy this phone, hope more stock will come back soon.

  • Allof Us

    OOs is a big probs for xioami

  • Allof Us

    that is why i am sad and cant order phone

  • Allof Us

    sad sad sad

  • Out of stock for most of the time 🙁