Nubia Red Magic was launched in India recently with the Snapdragon 855 processor. Now the company will soon bring a Snapdragon 855 Plus variant of the smartphone as well.
Nubia has announced on Weibo that the Nubia Red Magic 3 variant that will be powered by the Snapdragon 855+ octa-core chipset which will get launched soon. The Weibo post says the phone is “coming soon” and includes a poster that shows the Snapdragon 855+ processor.
The announcement comes after Qualcomm recently announced its latest flagship Snapdragon 855 Plus processor. The new chipset comes with eight Kryo 485 CPU that runs at a clock speed of 2.96 GHz as compared to the 2.8 GHz present in the Snapdragon 855. The Adreno 640 GPU comes with 15 percent increased performance as compared to the one present in the standard version.
Just yesterday, Realme confirmed that it will launch a Snapdragon 855 Plus smartphone in the future. Apart from that, Asus has already confirmed that its upcomingROG Phone 2 will be powered by the Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset. The gaming smartphone will go official on July 23 in China.
Coming back to Nubia Red Magic 3, the device is priced at Rs 35,999 for the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage variant and the premium variant with 12GB RAM and 256GB is priced at Rs 46,999. The Nubia Red Magic 3 is powered by the Snapdragon 855 processor and it features a 6.65-inch (2340 x1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19.5:9 HDR AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate and 430 nits brightness.
The smartphone runs Red Magic OS 2.0, which is based on Android 9.0 Pie and fueled by 5000mAh battery with 30W fast charging support. It comes with a single 48-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX586 sensor, 0.8μm pixel size, f/1.75 aperture, Dual LED flash. For the front, it has a 16-megapixel sensor with /2.0 aperture, AI Beauty features and support for Face unlocking.