Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Video Review: Sliding away too soon?

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Video Review: Sliding away too soon?

The Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 was absolutely one of the most eye-catching smartphones of 2018. Like other phones on the market, Xiaomi ditched the notch and put the front-facing camera on a slider mechanism, but the Mi Mix 3 requires an addictive manual action. Joshua Vergara from Pocketnow shared his thoughts on the Mi Mix 3 in the video below. He talks about how it’s a joy to use a full-screen phone and he laments that the slider trend will be short-lived thanks to punch-hole displays. Watch the video review below and see the full spec sheet underneath.

Mi Mix 3 XDA Forum

SpecificationsXiaomi Mi Mix 3
SoftwareMIUI 10 on top of Android Pie
SoC
  • Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 (4x Kryo 385 Gold cores @ 2.8GHz + 4x Kryo 385 Silver cores @ 1.8GHz)
  • Adreno 630 GPU
RAM and storage6GB/8GB of RAM with 128GB/256GB of storage; Palace Museum variant: 10GB of RAM with 256GB of storage
Battery3,200mAh; 10W wireless charging, Quick Charge 4.0+
Display
  • 6.39-inch Full HD+ (2340×1080) AMOLED with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 403 PPI
  • 93.4% screen-to-body ratio
  • 600-nit brightness and 103.8-percent NTSC gamut
Bands
  • GSM: 850/900/1800/1900MHz
  • HSPA: 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100MHz
  • FDD-LTE: Band 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/17/18/19/20/25/26/27/28/29/30
  • TDD-LTE: Band 34/38/39/40/41
Audio
  • No 3.5mm headphone jack, 3.5mm to USB Type-C adapter bundled in the box
  • Mono speaker
Connectivity
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac (4×4 MU-MIMO)
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • NFC
Ports
  • USB Type-C port
  • Dual nano SIM slots
Rear camera
  • 12MP primary camera with Sony IMX363 sensor, 1.4μm pixels, f/1.8 aperture, 4-axis OIS
  • 12MP telephoto camera with Samsung S5K3M3+ sensor, 1.0μm pixels, f/2.4 aperture
  • Video recording up to 4K at 60fps, 960fps slow-motion at 1080p
  • Features: Night Mode, AI scene detection, 960fps slow-motion video recording
Front-facing camera
  • 24MP primary camera with Sony IMX576 sensor, 4-in-1 pixel binning to simulate 1.8μm pixels
  • 2MP depth-sensing camera

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