Xiaomi released its new mid-ranged smartphone Mi Note 3 alongside the Mi MIX 2. The main highlight of the Xiaomi Mi Note 3 is its ‘Adaptable AI Beautify’ feature, which uses AI-based algorithms to beautify selfies, and has a different algorithm for men and women.The smartphone will go on sale in from September 15 onward.
Xiaomi Mi Note 3 sports a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display full-HD (1920 x 1080) resolution with a pixel density of 403ppi and a 94.4 percent NTSC color gamut. The handset is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 paired with 6GB of RAM. It will be available in two storage option 64GB and 128GB of internal storage. It packs a 3500mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 and runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat underneath MIUI 9.
As for the optics, the smartphone features a horizontal dual rear camera setup with primary 12MP sensor with a wide-angle lens, f/1.8 aperture, and 4-axis optical image stabilization, and the secondary 12MP sensor coupled with a telephoto lens, and an f/2.6 aperture. On the front, it has a 16MP front snapper with Adaptable AI Beautify which smooths skin and can even change the shape of a face.
The connectivity options include 4G LTE, dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11c, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C. Sensors on board consists of accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, infrared sensor, and proximity sensor. It measures 152.6×73.95×7.6mm and weighs 163 grams. The 6GB + 64GB variant in Black color costs RMB 2,499 ($383/€320), 6GB + 128GB variant in Black priced at RMB 2,899 ($444/€370) and 6GB + 128GB variant in Blue carry a price tag of RMB 2,999 ($460/€380).