Nubia Red Magic 3 Gaming Smartphone Launched In India
Red Magic 3
171.7 x 78.5 x 9.65 mm
6.65 inch FHD+ AMOLED
2340 x 1080 px
Octa-Core, Kryo 485
microSD (up to 512GB)
Android 9 Pie
Redmagic OS 2.0
48MP (f/1.7) Sony IMX586 sensor
LED flash, Panorama, HDR
8K video recording
Super Slow Motion Videos @1920 fps
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
USB Type C Port
Internal Cooling Fan (14,000 rpm)
Programmable Shoulder Buttons
Reprogrammable Fingerprint Scanner
IP55 Dust and water resistance
Chinese smartphone maker, Nubia launched its latest gaming smartphone the Red Magic 3 for its domestic market in the month of April. Due to the rise of mobile gaming in India, the company has launched the unique handset in the country. Speaking of uniqueness, it is the world’s first smartphone to pack a physical cooling fan.
The Nubia Red Magic 3 has a distinguishing design with a large screen display on the front and a metal back that houses several unconventional elements. It sports a 6.65 inch AMOLED display that has an FHD+ resolution of 2340 x 1080 px. To take the gaming experience a step further, the device’s display has a 90 Hz refresh rate which is similar to the OnePlus 7 Pro. It also features dual front firing stereo speakers which are placed in the top and bottom bezel. Besides the earpiece cum loudspeaker, the bezel above the display houses the 16 MP selfie camera and a notification LED.
The rear panel of the Nubia Red Magic 3 is occupied an elongated fingerprint sensor, cold air input grille, customisable LED strip and a single camera setup which is comprised of a 48 MP Sony IMX586 sensor. The right side of the device accommodates the power button, volume rockers, hot air output vent and two customisable shoulder buttons. The left side of the device harbours the Game Launcher toggle switch, proprietary magnetic connector, dual SIM card tray and secondary microphone jack.
The top of the Nubia Red Magic 3 is occupied by the 3.5 mm audio jack while the bottom is occupied by the USB Type C port and main microphone pinhole. Under the hood, the device packs the Snapdragon 855 SoC which is manufactured using 7 nm process. The handset is powered by a massive 5,000 mAh battery which supports 27 w fast charging.
The Nubia Red Magic 3 runs on the latest Android 9 Pie operating system which is skinned with RedMagic OS 2.0. Connectivity options on the smartphone include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS and a bottom mounted USB Type C port for charging and data transfer. The smartphone also has a 4D haptic vibration motor which as the name suggest provides haptic feedback while playing games. This feature is similar to game console controllers.
Nubia Red Magic 3 Price, Storage and Availability
The Red Magic 3 will go on sale starting the 27th of June. In terms of pricing, the base variant with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage has been priced at Rs 35,999; while the variant with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage has been priced at Rs. 46,999.