Xiaomi releases a new Redmi Note 3 w/ SD650 SoC
The Redmi Note 3 is relatively new and widely welcomed with its capable Helio X10 chipset. Just a few months after it’s launched, Xiaomi already has a refreshed version of the smartphone.
Still named as the Redmi Note 3, the new version now has a 1.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 hexa-core chipset w/ Adreno 510 GPU. With the new chipset is the integrated X8 LTE with Cat 7 speeds and support for VoLTE. The new smartphone will work on all mobile carriers in China and has 4G+ network support. Also, the rear camera is bumped up to 16-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture. Aside from these, everything is identical to the original release.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 specifications:
5.5-inch Full HD Sunlight display, 401ppi
1.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 processor
Adreno 510 GPU
2GB / 3GB LPDDR3 RAM
16GB / 32GB internal storage
16-megapixel rear camera w/ dual-tone flash, PDAF, f/2.0
5-megapixel front camera
The new 2GB/16GB model is priced at RMB 999 or around Php7250. The pricing for the higher 3GB/32GB model is yet to be announced.