Xiaomi Redmi 3S

Last Updated : 31-07-2017
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Xiaomi Redmi 3S Performance

Octa-Core, 1.4 GHz, Octa core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53.

Xiaomi Redmi 3S Display

5 inches (12.7), 294 PPI IPS LCD

Xiaomi Redmi 3S Camera

Auto-focus, LED Flash
5 MP Front Camera

Xiaomi Redmi 3S Battery

4100 mAh, Fast Charging.
  • Supports Indian bands
  • Dual SIM : Micro : Nano (Hybrid)
  • 16 GB
  • VoLTE
  • No Face Unlock
  • No Fingerprint Scanner
  • FM Radio

Buy Device

Rs. 6,999.00 onwards
Details about Xiaomi - Redmi 3S

Xiaomi Redmi 3S launched has in the month of August in India for Rs 8,699. The phone has 4100mAh High-capacity non-removable Li-polymer battery which is the best in this price segment,it supports 4G dual SIM VoLTE but comes with a hybrid slot i.e you have to chose between dual SIM and extra space.

The Xiaomi Redmi 3S comes with Snapdragon 430 Octa-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz along with Adreno 505 graphics card and 2 GB RAM gives fast processing with minimal delays, The PDAF 13MP rear camera with LED Flash and 5MP front camera gives relatively better camera performance with devices in the same range.With 12.6cm (5) HD IPS LCD display, the phone is very easy to handle and the full metal body enhances the look as well as makes it tougher.

All the basic sensors are provided in this phone and the most famous IR blaster is also available in this device.

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The Sidekick

Reviewed by Mobisium - Published on 27-04-2016



The Xiaomi phones which has created its mark in the market with its high-quality budget phones has now come up with a new phone in the Rs. 10,000 segments. The company known to offer high quality hardware at a very optimal rate haven’t disappointed the buyers with the new Redmi 3s. The Redmi 3S variants sport all-metal bodies and pack large batteries and looks similar to Redmi Note 3 but smaller.

The Xiaomi Redmi 3s comes with a 5-inch IPS LCD display which give vibrant and sharp display and being small in size makes the device even more handy. Under the hood, the Redmi 3s packs the Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chip-set clocked at 1.4 GHz along with Adreno 505 graphics card and 2 GB RAM. To power the phone, it comes with an amazing 4100mAh Li-ion battery which gives it a really long battery life and the cherry on the cake is the quick charger that takes only 2 hours to fully charge it.

The camera on this phone is moderate with a 5 mega-pixels Front camera along with LED flash and 13 MP rear camera. Overall the phone has great hardware and runs on Android v6.0(Marshmallow) and if you find The Redmi Note 3 out of your budget then this is a great alternative

Xiaomi - Redmi 3S Specification


General specifications for Xiaomi - Redmi 3S
Specification Detail
Launch Date Aug 17, 2016 (official)
Brand Xiaomi
Model Redmi 3S
Operating System Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)
SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM
SIM Size SIM 1 : Micro
SIM 2 : Nano (Hybrid)
Network 4G: Available (supports Indian bands)


Display specifications for Xiaomi - Redmi 3S
Specification Detail
Screen Size 5 inches (12.7 cm)
Screen Resolution (720 x 1280 pixels)
Pixel Density 294 ppi
Display Type IPS LCD
Touch Screen No
Screen to Body Ratio 70 %


Performance of Xiaomi - Redmi 3S
Specification Detail
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937
Processor Octa-Core, 1.4 GHz, Octa core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53
Architecture 64 bit
Graphics Adreno 505

Device Design

Device Design Xiaomi - Redmi 3S
Specification Detail
Height 139 mm
Width 69 mm
Thickness 8 mm
Weight 144 g
Build Material Front : Metal
Back : Metal
Colors Gold, Silver, Dark Grey


Storage specifications for Xiaomi - Redmi 3S
Specification Detail
Internal Memory 16 GB


MAIN CAMERA specs for Xiaomi - Redmi 3S
Specification Detail
Resolution 13 MP Primary Camera
Sensor image sensor
Aperture 2 F
Optical Image Stabilisation
Flash LED Flash
Image Resolution 4128 x 3096 Pixels
Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control
Shooting Modes Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camera Features Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
Video Recoding 1920x1080 @ 30 fps
FRONT CAMERA specs for Xiaomi - Redmi 3S
Specification Detail
Resolution 5 MP Front Camera
Aperture 2.2 F
Video Recoding 1920x1080 @ 30 fps


Battery specifications for Xiaomi - Redmi 3S
Specification Detail
Capacity 4100 mAh
Type Li-Polymer
User Replaceable
Wireless Charging
Quick Charging

Network & Connectivity

Network & Connectivity specifications for Xiaomi - Redmi 3S
SIM Size SIM 1 : Micro, SIM 2 : Nano (Hybrid)
Network Support 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
VoLTE Supported
4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) n FD-LTE 1800(band 3) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands: UMTS 2100 / 900 MHz
2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 900 MHz n
Same as SIM 1
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
Wi-Fi Features Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth v4.1
Location with A-GPS
Cable Type microUSB 2.0


Multimedia specifications for Xiaomi - Redmi 3S
Specifications Detail
FM Radio
Audio Jack 3.5 mm

Special Features

Special Features
Specification Detail
Fingerprint Sensor
Other Sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope
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