Weekly Round Up - Xiaomi Redmi Note 3, Xiaomi Mi Pad 2, Nokia 230, Huawei Mate 8, Samsung Galaxy J3

With every passing moment, smartphones are getting older day by day as technology is changing rapidly. Now for instance, couple of days ago Google has launched it’s first smartphone with latest OS android marshmallow and some other companies like LG, HTC brought smartphones with 2TB memory expansion.In this way smartphones daily gets new adnvanced changes.Next big change might be the introduction of wireless charging concept. With this technology charging a smartphone will become more easier.

This week’s list has been commanded by list of some basic phones, smartphones and a tablet. This week China’s third largest smartphone maker Xiaomi has brought two gadgets into the market, One is smartphone Redmi Note 3 and other is tablet Mi Pad 2. Samsung has also announced two new smartphones Galaxy J3 and Samsung W2016. Samsung W2016 is a new flip phone from the company. As we all know that Nokia is famous for its basic phones, as its phones are good in perspective of build and design quality. This company has launched a basic phone Nokia 230 in two variants Dual and single SIM. Other phones are Micromax X502, LG Ray, Lava Iris X10, Gionee Marathon M5, Obi Worldphone SF1, Qiku terra 808, Oppo A33, Spice Xlfe 425 3G.

Here we have listed all the phones with complete specs sheet which are launched this week-

  1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

The Chinese smartphone maker has launched a new smartphone Xiaomi Redmi Note 3. This updated version gets bigger display and better features than its predecessor. It has got a full aluminium metal body design and 120-point ultra fine double sided curved edges. Back side of the phone contained finger print sensor which unlocks your phone in just 0.3 seconds.

Key Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

  • OS - MIUI 7 based on Android v5.1 (Lollipop)
  • Internal Memory - 16GB/32GB
  • Memory Expansion - 128GB
  • RAM - 2GB/3GB
  • Battery - Li-Po 4000mAh
  • Rear Camera - 13MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G + 4G
  • Processor - 2GHz Mediatek Helio X10 octa-core
  • Screen Size - 5.5-inch

Unique Feature :- Finger Print sensor unlocks phone in 0.3 seconds.

Pros :- 4G, Helio X10 Processor

Cons :- Big Screen

Rating :- 4/5

Price :- Starts from US$ 140 (Rs. 9,340 approx.) for 2GB RAM and US$ 172 (Rs. 11,415 approx.) for 3GB RAM

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  1. Xiaomi Mi Pad 2

Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 is another tablet from the fastest growing Chinese smartphone maker. It is designed as an Android tablet. It features a sleek aluminium body and feature rich MIUI experience. It is available in
two variants one is operated on Android OS and other is on Windows 10. We can say that this is company’s first windows 10 version tablet.

Key Specifications of Xiaomi Mi Pad 2

  • OS - MIUI 7 based on Android OS/Optional Windows 10 (64 GB model)
  • Internal Memory - 16GB/64GB
  • Memory Expansion - 128GB
  • RAM - 2GB
  • Battery - Li-Po 6190mAh
  • Rear Camera - 8MP
  • Network - 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
  • Processor - 2.24 GHz Quad-core
  • Screen Size - 7.9-inch

Unique Feature :- First window x10 tablet

Pros :- Window 10 OS, Good Battery BackUp

Cons :- No 4G

Rating :- 3.5/5

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  1. Samsung Galaxy J3

Samsung has launched “Galaxy A” series just at the mid of this year. Samsung is now trying to move at a rapid pace to implement the new innovative ideas of manufacturing quality products. That’s the reason
company’s employees working hard to get back lost position in the market. And with this idea now they
introduced a new member in its “Galaxy J series” named as Samsung Galaxy J3 which is going to be another 4G network based smartphone at an affordable price.

Key Specifications of Samsung Galaxy J3

  • OS - Android v5.1.1 Lollipop
  • Internal Memory - 8GB
  • RAM - 1.5GB
  • Battery - Li-Ion 2600mAh
  • Rear Camera - 8MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G + 4G
  • Processor - 1.2 GHz Quad-core
  • Screen Size - 5-inch

Pros :- 4G Connectivity

Cons :- Low Internal memory, Low on RAM

Rating :- 3.5/5

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  1. Samsung W2016

With the spirit of new innovative technology Samsung has gave another chance to flip phones. They
announced Samsung W2016 feature rich flip smartphone. It is first flip phone which has 16MP rear camera and 5MP front camera.

Key Specifications of Samsung W2016

  • OS - Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
  • Internal Memory - 64GB
  • RAM - 3GB
  • Battery - 2000 mAh
  • Rear Camera - 16MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G + 4G
  • Processor - Octa-Core (Quad 2.1 GHz + Quad 1.5 GHz) 64 bit
  • Screen Size - 3.9-inch

Unique Feature :- Fast Charging (wired and wireless)

Pros :- 4G Connectivity, Good Camera

Cons :- 3.9-inch Display

Rating :- 4/5

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  1. Nokia 230

Microsoft releases two new expensive feature phone with 2MP selfie camera. It is available in two variants
dual SIM and single SIM.

Key Specifications of Nokia 230

  • OS - Proprietary Operating System
  • Internal Memory - 16MB
  • RAM - 16MB
  • Battery - Li-ion 1200mAh
  • Rear Camera - 2MP
  • Memory Expansion - 32GB
  • Network - 2G
  • Screen Size - 2.8-inch

Unique Feature :- 2MP selfie camera

Pros :- 32GB memory expansion, 2MP front camera

Cons :- Low internal memory and RAM

Rating :- 3/5

Price :- Expected Rs. 3700

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  1. Huawei Mate 8

Huawei announced the Mate 8 phablet which is the successor of Huawei Mate 7 launched last year. It features a metal body supporting dual SIM (Nano-SIM cards) that operates on Android v6.0 Marshmallow.

Key Specifications of Huawei Mate 8

  • OS - Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) with Emotion UI 4.0
  • Internal Memory - 32GB/64GB/128GB
  • Memory Expansion - 128GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
  • RAM - 3GB/4GB
  • Battery - Li-Ion 4000mAh
  • Rear Camera - 16MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G + 4G
  • Processor - Octa-core (Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex A57 + Quad-core 2.4 GHz Cortex-A72)
  • Screen Size - 6-inch

Unique Feature :- It is equipped with i5 coprocessor that supports speech recognition

Pros :- 4G Connectivity, 16MP Primary Camera, Marshmallow OS

Cons :- Nano SIM

Rating :- 3.5/5

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7)** LG Ray **

LG has introduced new mid-range smartphone with 8MP front camera, finger-print sensor and many more high-tech features.

Key Specifications of LG Ray

  • OS - Android v5.1 (Lollipop)
  • Internal Memory - 16GB
  • Memory Expansion - Yes
  • RAM - 1GB
  • Battery - Li-Ion 3000mAh
  • Rear Camera - 13MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G
  • Processor - 1.4 GHz Octa-core Cortex-A7
  • Screen Size - 5.5-inch

Pros :- 8MP Front Camera

Cons :- Low on RAM, No 4G

Rating :- 3.0/5

Price :- Starts from US$ 228 (Rs. 15,160 approx.)

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  1. Gionee Marathon M5

Gionne has launched Marathon M5 in India. The main highlight of this smartphone is its marathon battery which lasts up to 4 days.

Key Specifications of Gionee Marathon M5

  • OS - Android v5.1 (Lollipop) with Amigo UI 3.1
  • Internal Memory - 32GB
  • Memory Expansion - 64GB
  • RAM - 2GB DDR3
  • Battery - Li-Ion 6020mAh
  • Rear Camera - 5MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G + 4G
  • Processor - 1.5 GHz Quad-core 64-bit
  • Screen Size - 5.5-inch

Unique Feature :- Features an Extreme mode that can boost standby time at 5% battery life to 62 hours.

Pros :- 4G Connectivity, Marathon Battery

Cons :- Low on RAM

Rating :- 3.5/5

Price :- Starts from Rs. 17999

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  1. Oppo A33

Oppo’s new smartphone Oppo A33 has been revealed. It comes with entry level features.

Key Specifications of Oppo A33

  • OS - Android v5.1 (Lollipop)
  • Internal Memory - 16GB
  • Memory Expansion - 128GB
  • RAM - 2GB
  • Battery - Li-Ion 2400mAh
  • Rear Camera - 8MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G + 4G
  • Processor - 1.2 GHz Quad-core Cortex-A53
  • Screen Size - 5.0-inch

Pros :- 4G Connectivity

Cons :- Low Battery

Rating :- 3.0/5

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  1. ZTE Nubia Z11

ZTE has launched a new device Nubia Z11 with 4GB RAM and 128GB internal memory.

Key Specifications of ZTE Nubia Z11

  • OS - Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Internal Memory - 128GB
  • Memory Expansion - 128GB
  • RAM - 4GB
  • Battery - Li-Ion 4200mAh
  • Rear Camera - 20.7MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G + 4G
  • Processor - 2.2 GHz Quad Core, Cortex-A53
  • Screen Size - 5.2-inch

Pros :- 128GB Internal Memory and Micro Expansion

Cons :- High Price

Rating :- 3.5/5

Price :- Starts from Rs. 31,999 (Approx)

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  1. Obi Worldphone SF1

The smartphone maker Obi has re-branded itself as Obi Worldphone and mark its entry in India with SF1. It comes with all metal body and two buttons to control volume and power off- on are installed on the left
side of the phone.

Key Specifications of Obi Worldphone SF1

  • OS - Android v5.0.2 (Lollipop) with Obi Lifespeed UI
  • Internal Memory - 16GB/32GB
  • Memory Expansion - 64GB
  • RAM - 2GB/3GB
  • Battery - Li-Po 3000mAh
  • Rear Camera - 13MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G + 4G
  • Processor - 1.5 GHz Octa-core 64-bit
  • Screen Size - 5.0-inch

Pros :- 4G Connectivity, Octa core

Cons :- Hybrid Dual SIM

Rating :- 3.0/5

Price :- Starts from Rs. 11,999 for 2GB RAM and Rs. 13,999 for 3GB RAM

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  1. QiKu Terra 808

QIKU is a Chinease company who confirmed that they will make their foray into Indian market. With this

statement they announced two new smartphones QiKu Terra 808 and QiKU Terra 810 with dual 13MP rear

cameras.

Key Specifications of QiKu Terra 818

  • OS - Android v5.1 (Lollipop) with 360 OS
  • Internal Memory - 16GB
  • Memory Expansion - 128GB
  • RAM - 3GB
  • Battery - Li-Ion 3600 mAh (minimum) / 3700 mAh (typical)battery with fast charging
  • Rear Camera - 13MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G + 4G
  • Processor - Hexa-Core
  • Screen Size - 6.0-inch

Unique Feature :- REAR Dual Cameras

Pros :- 13MP REAR Dual Cameras, 4G Connectivity, Hexa-Core

Cons :- Hybrid Dual SIM (micro + nano / micro SD)

Rating :- 3.5/5

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  1. **Lava Iris X10 **

The company has announced Iris series’s latest top-end smartphone x10 which is exclusively available on
Home Shop18.

Key Specifications of Lava Iris X10

  • OS - Star OS based on Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
  • Internal Memory - 16GB
  • Memory Expansion - 32GB
  • RAM - 3GB
  • Battery - Li-Ion 2900mAh
  • Rear Camera - 13MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G + 4G
  • Processor - 1.3 GHz Quad-Core
  • Screen Size - 5.0-inch

Pros :- Low Price, 4G Connectivity

Cons :- Low Battery

Rating :- 3.0/5

Price :- Starts from Rs. 10,990.

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  1. **Spice Xlife 425 3G **

Spice Xlife 425 3G is a new affordable 3G smartphone by the company. It runs on Android v5.1 (Lolipop) OS.

Key Specifications of Spice Xlife 425 3G

  • OS - Android v5.1 (Lollipop)
  • Internal Memory - 4GB
  • Memory Expansion - 32GB
  • RAM - 512MB
  • Battery - Li-Ion 1400mAh
  • Rear Camera - 3.2MP
  • Network - 2G + 3G
  • Processor - 1.3 GHz Dual core
  • Screen Size - 4.0-inch

Pros :- Low Price, 3G Connectivity

Cons :- Low Battery, Low on RAM

Rating :- 3.0/5

Price :- Starts from Rs. 3,499.

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