Quick Review of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime

The Good
  • Very impressive battery life
  • Handy form factor and good build quality
  • Rear and front cameras take good pictures compared to others
  • Snappy performance, thanks to the 3GB RAM and Marshmallow based MIUI
  • Features like fingerprint scanner and IR blaster are huge plus
The Bad
  • Usability of either Dual SIMs or a Single SIM with a MicroSD card (Hybrid slot) can disappoint some

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Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime Full Specifications

Launched in: August 2016
Note: Scores are assigned in comparison to similarly priced products
Display   6 /10
Screen Size
5 inch
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels
Screen Type
Pixel Density
294 PPI
Chipset   8 /10
Processor Speed
Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
Processor Type
Adreno 505
Camera   8 /10
Rear Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Camera Details
Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, HDR, Panorama
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p)
Camera Features
Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash
General Specifications
Operating System
OS Version
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
OS Detail
Device Type
USB Connector Type
Micro USB
Fingerprint Scanner, InfraRed (IR) Blaster, GPS, FM Radio
Dimensions (mm)
139.30 x 69.60 x 8.50
144 grams
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE
Audio Jack
Gold, Silver, Gray
Build Material
Metal Unibody
Storage   10 /10
Internal Storage
Card Slot
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
SIM Card Slots
Network Type
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM, Nano SIM
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
Battery   8 /10
Battery Capacity
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion)
Removable Battery

Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime Price in India

The best price of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime is Rs. 9,999. You can buy Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime at best price from eBay via Pricebaba. We update prices multiple times a day, the latest update was done today i.e. 26th October 2016. We have looked across 1 stores for the best price of all Xiaomi offerings for you. This price, EMI and COD (Cash On Delivery) offers is given by the merchant like Flipkart, OnlyMobiles, Snapdeal, Shopclues, eBay, Amazon etc whom we work with to offer Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime to you. Our services don’t cost you anything extra. All prices in INR & generally valid in all cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Chennai & Pune. Please report any errors in specs of Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime if you find any.
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Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime Features

Xiaomi's Redmi 2 and the Redmi 2 Prime has been a huge hit in the Indian market and one of the major reason it being this hit is Xiaomi's pricing strategy. The features and specs then offered with the two phones were an absolute value for money for the price it was offered at. Following the similar trend, Xiaomi this year is back with the two devices Xiaomi Redmi 3s and the Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime. Again these phones offer great value for money and have a price difference of Rs. 2000, however the extra amount is totally worth it as the expensive Redmi 3s Prime features a fingerprint scanner and an extra GB of RAM.

Display and Design

Even the display size of the device is rarely found these days at 5 inch, it is great for one hand usage. The resolution of the display is 1280x720 pixels (HD) which gives it a pixel density of 294PPI which does sound sharp enough and on the display we do not get any sort of protection. The phone looks good and well build to not make any creaking sound and has a similar design to the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3.

Hardware and Features

Inside Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 Octa Core chipset that is clocked at 1.4Ghz and paired along is 3GB of RAM. The device should perform well, thanks to the decent processor and ample 3GB of RAM for an excellent multitasking experience. The phone also features an IR blaster which acts as a remote to most of the home appliances and a fingerprint scanner on the rear of the device which is fast and quite accurate while unlocking the device.

Camera and Battery

The Redmi 3s Prime has got a 13MP sensor on the rear that is capable of recording Full HD (1080p) videos whereas on the front lies a 5MP shooter. The rear sensor also features Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF) and there is also an LED Flash to help take pictures in light conditions. The battery of the device is yet another excellent feature to have but the charging time is quite more despite being said to have fast charging. Thanks to the massive 4100mah battery unit sealed inside the device, the Redmi 3s Prime delivers impressive battery backup.

Connectivity and Storage

Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime is a 4G LTE enabled device and also supports VoLTE. Even though it is a Dual SIM device only the first SIM supports VoLTE and the second slot is Hybrid, meaning it will either accept the second SIM or you can use the slot expand storage on the phone to up to 128GB via a MicroSD card.


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  • Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime Price In India
  • Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime Price In India
  • Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime Price In India
  • Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime Price In India
  • Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime Price In India