UPDATE: The company has now also confirmed that the phone will be priced at Rs 35,999 for the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage variant.
Nubia recently teased the launch of its latest gaming smartphone, the Red Magic 3s in India. Now, the company has confirmed the launch date of the new gaming smartphone.
The Chinese brand has revealed that Red Magic 3S is all set to launch in India on October 17. It is further confirmed that the smartphone will be Flipkart exclusive. With this, it now all depends on the pricing of the Nubia Red Magic 3S.
As for the Chinese pricing is concerned, the phone is priced at 2999 Yuan (approx. Rs 31,000) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB internal storage, while the top-end 12GB RAM with 256GB internal storage is priced at 3799 Yuan (approx. Rs 39,000). One should expect it to be similarly priced in India. With this, Nubia Red Magic 3s will take a head-on-head competition with the Asus ROG Phone 2. The smartphone comes with a starting price of Rs 37,999. It would be interesting to see whether Nubia will be able to compete in this price segment or not.
As for the specifications of the Nubia Red Magic 3s is concerned, features 6.65-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels. The display comes with a 90Hz refresh rate and 430 nits brightness. The smartphone runs on Android 9.0 Pie with company’s custom Redmagic OS 2.1 running on top of it. It is backed by a 5000mAh battery with Quick Charge 4.0 support and it also supports 27W fast charging.
There is a single 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor with f/1.75 aperture and dual-LED flash. For the front, there is a 16-megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture. The comes with a physical fingerprint sensor, which is located at the rear panel.
The Nubia Red Magic 3S is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus processor along with Adreno 640 GPU. On the connectivity front, it supports WiFi 802.11 dual-band, dual 4G VoLTE, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, USB Type-C, dual-SIM, 3.5mm audio jack and Bluetooth 5.0. The phone measures 171.7 x 78.5 x 9.65mm and weighs 215 grams.