Xiaomi Redmi 3S to go on sale today in India

Xiaomi launched its budget smartphones Redmi 3S and Redmi 3S Prime in India earlier this month. The Redmi 3S Prime went on sale first last week, and now, Redmi 3S will also go on sale in India starting today.


The Redmi 3S will go on sale in India today from 12 pm onwards. It will be available for purchase on Mi.com as well as on Flipkart. The Redmi 3S Prime will also be available for purchase as it went out of stock within minutes during the last sale.

Talking about the price, the Redmi 3S Prime is priced at ₹8999 whereas the Redmi 3S comes with a price tag of ₹6999. Both are essentially same devices with a difference in RAM and internal storage. The Redmi 3S Prime sports 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage whereas the Redmi 3S comes with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage.

Xiaomi Redmi 3S specifications:

  • CPU: Snapdragon 430 octa-core processor
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • GPU: Adreno 505
  • Operating System: MIUI 7 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Display: 5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS display
  • Rear Camera: 13 MP PDAF with LED flash
  • Front Camera: 5 MP
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB
  • External Storage: Expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card
  • SIM: Dual SIM (Micro + Nano)
  • Connectivity: 4G with VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi
  • Other: Fingerprint Scanner, IR Blaster
  • Color: Dark Grey, Silver, Gold
  • Battery: 4100 mAh

So, are you buying any of these devices today?