Xiaomi Mi Note 3 Launched in China – All You Need To Know

Alongside the new Mi MIX 2, Xiaomi has launched the Mi Note 3 smartphone in China. The new smartphone boasts of a 16-megapixel front camera with new AI-based Beautify feature. Other special features include dual rear cameras, facial recognition, and a 4-sided curved body. Read more to find about Xiaomi Mi Note 3 Price in India, Specifications, and Features

Xiaomi Mi Note 3

Price and Availability

Price (starting) CNY 2,499 (approx Rs 24,500)

The Xiaomi Mi Note 3 is priced at CNY 2,499 (approx Rs 24,500) for the 6GB RAM/ 64GB internal storage variant. While a Black 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant is priced at CNY 2,899 (approx Rs 28,300), the Blue 6GB RAM/ 128GB variant comes at CNY 2,999 (approx Rs 29,400).

The new smartphone will go on sale in from September 15. Bookings are now open in China. As of now, there is no confirmed information about an Indian launch date.

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Processor 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
Internal Storage 64GB/ 128GB
Display 5.5-inch, full-HD (1080x1920pixels), 403ppi, 94.4% NTSC color gamut
OS Android
Primary (Rear) Camera Dual (12MP + 12MP) with flash
Front Camera 16MP
Battery 3500mAh
Dual SIM No

The Xiaomi Mi Note 3 features a 5.5-inch display with full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) resolution, a pixel density of 403ppi and a 94.4 percent NTSC color gamut. It is powered by a 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor and 6GB LPDDR4x RAM. It comes with two internal storage variants (non-expandable) – with 64GB or 128GB. The new handset is backed by a 3500mAh battery.

On the camera front, the new handset sports a dual camera setup on the back (similar to Xiaomi Mi 6). It uses a 12-megapixel wide-angle lens with  f/1.8 aperture, 4-axis optical image stabilization, and the 12-megapixel telephoto lens with a f/2.6 aperture. Other features include 2x optical zoom, phase detection autofocus system (PDAF), and 4K video capture. The 16-megapixel front camera comes with 2-micron pixels and an AI-based Beautify feature.

Also read: Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Launched in China – All You Need To Know


  • Under-glass fingerprint sensor
  • AI-based Beautify feature
  • Dual cameras
  • Dual-SIM (Nano-SIM)
  • 4G LTE
  • Dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11c
  • Bluetooth v5.0
  • GPS/ A-GPS
  • USB Type-C
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Digital compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Infrared sensor
  • Proximity sensor
  • Stereo speaker setup
  • Multiple color options

The Xiaomi Mi Note 3 features a 7-Series aluminum alloy frame and a 4-sided curved glass body. It measures 152.6 x 73.95 x 7.6mm and weighs 163grams. The new handset also sports an under-glass fingerprint sensor and a stereo speaker setup. Sensors on the device include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, an infrared sensor, and proximity sensor.

The USP of the Xiaomi Mi Note 3 is its ‘Adaptable AI Beautify’ feature that uses AI-based algorithms to beautify selfies. It has a different algorithm for men and women. T

Also read: Xiaomi Mi A1 Dual Camera Phone Launched In India – All You Need To Know


The Xiaomi Mi Note 3 comes with solid specs like a 5.5-inch display, Snapdragon 660 processor, 6GB RAM, a 16-megapixel front camera, and 3,500 mAh battery. It also sports a 12-megapixel dual-lens rear camera with 2X optic zoom four-axis optical image stabilizer (OIS). Are you excited about the new Xiaomi handset? Let us know in the comments section below.

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