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Xiaomi Poco M3 Review

Score: 9.31/10

Xiaomi Poco M3 is a very complete cellphone released in November, with a huge 6.5-inches screen, an extremely powerful Octa-Core processor speeding at 2 GHz, a 48 megapixels back facing camera and an 8 MP front side camera.

This cellphone is available in 3 color options, cool blue, power black and yellow. The Xiaomi Poco M3 is a compact cellphone, considering it packs a 6.5" display and it is just 6.39" long and 3.04 inches wide. This cellphone is slim and stilized, being just 0.38 inches thick. This time, it seems like Xiaomi forgot about optimizing the weight in this 6.98 oz cellphone. This cellphone design uses Plastic and Plastic .

This cellphone includes an absolutely amazing 6.5" display with a 1080 x 2340 resolution, which makes it impossible to even see the pixels in the display.

This cellphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115 chip, which holds an extremely powerful Octa-Core CPU ticking at 2000 MHz and a great 4 GB RAM. A key feature of this phone is its huge 64 GB internal storage and an SD memory card expansion slot, enough to store tons of applications, games, songs, photos and videos without having to worry about running out of space at all.

This phone is equipped with two cameras, a 48 mega-pixels back-facing camera and an 8 mega-pixels front camera. the Xiaomi Poco M3's back-facing camera has an aperture of f/1.8 so it can take excellent photographs even in poor lighting situations. It also captures Full HD 1920x1080 videos at 30 fps. This phone also counts with time lapse video.

This phone has wi-fi capability (and it can be shared with other devices around, acting as a modem), 4G (LTE-A) high speed data connection and also HSPA+ connection type (which is a bit slower 4G network) and fast 3G data connection, using HSDPA and HSUPA technologies. This phone has two Nano SIM cards so it can to use 2 different phone numbers and even different carriers.

This phone packs a high capacity 6000 mAh non-removable battery providing the Xiaomi Poco M3 an amazing battery duration. An issue to consider is that the Xiaomi Poco M3's battery is not removable so you won't be able to replace it when it begins to have trouble holding its charge, while with such a huge battery size you will probably buy a new phone before that happens.

This phone also features a wide range of interesting characteristics such as Fingerprint Reader, Facial recognition to unlock, Infrared Transmitter, Bluetooth (allows communication with other phones and accessories), GPS Navigation and Radio, and lots of sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer and Compass.

The Xiaomi Poco M3 is priced about $ 149, which is quite close to other same level phones. No matter if you want a gamer cellphone, want a work cellphone, love photography or will use this device mainly for internet broswing and social networks, you will definitely be very happy with it. The Xiaomi Poco M3 is packed with Warranty card , 22.5W fast charger, User guide, USB Type-C cable, SIM eject tool and Soft case.





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Specifications

Device Type:Phone
Brand:Xiaomi
Operating System (OS):Android 10
Dimensions:6.39 x 3.04 x 0.38 inchesMetric16.23 x 7.72 x 0.97 cmImperial
Weight:6.98 ouncesMetric197.88 gImperial
Colors:Cool blue, Power black and Yellow
Materials:Plastic and Plastic
Scratch Resistant Glass:Yes
Accessories:22.5W fast charger, SIM eject tool, Soft case, USB Type-C cable, User guide, Warranty card
Release date:2020-11-27
Price:$ 149.00

Display

Screen Type:IPS LCD
Size:6.5 inchesMetric16.5 cmImperial
Resolution:2340 x 1080 pixels
Pixel density:396 pixels per inchMetric155.91 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:No

Hardware

Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115
Processor:Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm (Octa-Core 2000 MHz)
RAM Memory:4 GB
Graphics Processor:Adreno 610
Internal Memory:64 GB
SD Card Slot:microSDXC (up to 512 GB)

Battery

Removable:No
Capacity:6000 mAh

Camera

Back camera:48 megapixels
    Aperture:f/1.80
    Sensor size:0.5 inches (1/2")
Front camera:8 megapixels
Max video resolution:1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD)
Camera features:Time Lapse Video

Networks

Wi-Fi:Yes
    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:Nano SIM
Dual SIM:Yes
LTE (4G) Bands:1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
UMTS Bands:Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900)
Technologies:LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 5.0
GPS:Yes
Infra-red:Yes
Fingerprint ID:Yes
Face Unlock:Yes
Radio:FM Radio
Sensors:Accelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor