Xiaomi today launched a new high end phablet in its note series called, Redmi Note 3 Pro. As its name suggests, this is the Pro variant (successor) of earlier launched Redmi Note 3. To be frank, there is no change between the phones except the Processor and Primary Camera, but that is massive upgrade by the way.
While the earlier phone was powered with Helio X10 Octa Core CPU, the new Note 3 Pro is powered on Hexa-Core Snapdragon 650 ( 4x 1.2GHz ARM A53 + 2 x 1.8 GHz ARM A72 ) 64-bit processor. It is further accompanied by Adreno 510 GPU. You just can’t doubt about the performance with such processing unit. To make it more powerful, Xiaomi has powered the phone with 2GB RAM and another variant with 3GB RAM. Yes, there are 2 variants of Redmi Note 3 Pro, i.e. 2GB RAM with 16GB storage and 3GB RAM with 32GB storage.
The new Note 3 Pro is running on Android Lollipop based MIUI 7 and supports Dual SIM cards. You can use both 4G LTE enabled sims. To make the phone and its data more security, Xiaomi has also placed at Fingerprint scanner at rear facing which quite responsive and easily accessible. It sports a 5.5 inch Full HD IPS display offering 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution and offers 178-degree viewing angle.
The phone is as good in Camera department as rest of the specifications. It brings us 16 Megapixel rear camera with PDAF, dual-tone LED Flash and f/2.0 aperture. The front camera provided is 5 Megapixel with f/2.0 aperture for Selfie fans. We can record Full HD 1080p videos from both the cameras, which the rear camera alone also supports 120fps slow-motion.
As per connectivity, Redmi Note 3 Pro supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac/b/g/n (2.4 / 5GHz), GPS + GLONASS and Bluetooth 4.0. Xiaomi has backed up the phone with 4000mAh battery with fast charging.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro specifications:
- Android Lollipop based MIUI 7
- Dual 4G SIM
- Fingerprint Scanner
- 5.5 inch Full HD IPS display with 178-degree viewing angle
- 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
- Hexa-Core Snapdragon 650 ( 4x 1.2GHz ARM A53 + 2 x 1.8 GHz ARM A72 ) 64-bit processor
- Adreno 510 GPU
- 2GB RAM with 16GB storage / 3GB RAM with 32GB storage
- 16 Megapixel rear camera with PDAF, dual-tone LED Flash and f/2.0 aperture
- Full HD 1080p video recording, 120fps slow-motion
- 5 Megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
- 1080p video recording
- 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac/b/g/n (2.4 / 5GHz), GPS + GLONASS and Bluetooth 4.0
- 4000mAh battery with fast charging
You can download Official Xiaomi PC Suite and most recent USB Drivers for your Redmi Note 3 Pro from here. These are very essential tools since they allow you to perform so many important tasks which the phone can’t do. Using this PC Suite applications you can Backup your complete phone on computer that includes all installed application, files, folders, settings, etc. The backup is stored in a single file which you can use anytime to Restore back the device, if any thing goes wrong with it. With this process, you never going to loose even a single file.
PC Suite also lets you share or Sync important data from your Xiaomi phone to PC or clouds including Microsoft, Google, Yahoo or the company’s own MiCloud. By saying important data, i meant contacts, bookmarks, messages, notes, bookmarks, office documents and more. This small application also keeps your phone updated with latest firmware updates and security patches. No you just dont need to worry about performance or security concerns. Xiaomi PC Suite also allow you to Flash firmwares manually, such as Developer ROMs. It also lets you manage the phone’s calendars, notes, apps, etc from PC itself. Well, you can even send SMS from PC when the phone is connected. There are many more such important features you get with this small tool. So, go ahead and get it right away to your desktop in just a single click.