The Xiomi Redmi 3S Smartphone
Xiomi has released the Redmi 3S smartphones in an attempt to grab the budget range mobile. Available in gold, silver, and dark gray, this dual SIM mobile has a lot of functionality under its hood, considering that it costs only $155. Available in two versions, standard and pro, it offers users a host of features found on costlier mobiles. The standard version contains 2GM RAM along with 16GB ROM, more than enough for the standard user. The pro version boasts of a humongous 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM. Powered by MiUi based on the Android Lollipop (version 5.1.1), both models have a13 mega pixels camera on the back, capable of taking quality pictures even in dim light conditions, and a 5 mega pixels front camera. The backside also has a sensor and a flash.
Power and battery
The manufacturers have included a Snapdragon 616 Octa Core processor along with a 5 inch high density color IPS display boasting of 1280 x 720 pixels. Tipping the scales at 14 grams, this bar factor mobile contains everything required by the normal user. It also has a powerful battery that provides two days of usage on a single charge. This mobile connects with the outside world via Bluetooth, Wlan, WiFi, GPS, and USB. It is one of the few mobiles at this price range, which works perfectly on the 4G network.
Smartphone app and cons
The out of the box mobile contains a host of smartphone app. This means that most people can start using it without the need of downloading any smartphone app. It is surprising that the manufacturers did not include a headphone as a part of the kit. This apart, you cannot use the dual SIM slots if you want to increase the mobile’s memory with a micro SIM card. There are reports that many packages do not have the instruction manual bundled with them. However, users should not be concerned about this, since the user friendliness of this mobile allows them to get accustomed to most of its features quickly.
If you want, you can download games and smartphone apps from Google’s Play Store.