Nubia Red Magic 3s Launched: Pocket-Friendly Gaming Smartphone
The newcomer in Nepal, Chinese smartphone manufacturer Nubia has been launching powerful, gaming-centric handsets with it’s Red Magic series, Red Magic 3 being most popular, now they are coming with Nubia Red Magic 3s. It has been just over a year since Nubia entered the country’s market. Its high-end offerings in price much less than flagships have attracted many game-loving consumers in a short period of time.
Furthermore, its new addition, the Nubia Red Magic 3S launched recently in September is a specs-monster device. Added with features like powerful Snapdragon 855 and industry-new internal fan and liquid cooling, it is sure to shake things among game fanatics.
Red Magic 3S has a ton of features to be a complete gaming phone. It has a geometric design of the aluminium body, showing off gaming vibe with a pentagon camera, hexagon-shaped rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and an RGB led panel that can also be customized.
The display is 6.55 inches having resolution 1080×2340 pixels. The display ratio is 19.5:9 with 388 PPI. This AMOLED display coupled with a smooth 90 Hz refresh rate will assure a fluid and realistic visuals while displaying intensive frames. There is also Gorilla Glass to minimize the risk of damage due to normal drops.
Coming to the OS, we get Android 9.0 with Redmagic 2.0. Red magic is Nubia’s own overlay which incorporates custom-designed features to boost performance and enhance user experience.
As a gaming-oriented phone should have, Redmagic 3s has a beast of processor Snapdragon 855+. This octa-core processor of a 7 nm build process can run any graphic demanding game in the highest resolution. Along with Adreno 640 GPU, we can expect anything to run in absolute fluidity in the Redmagic 3s.
There are 2 variants of Red Magic 3s, starting from 8 GB RAM and 128GB storage. The higher version has 12 GB RAM and 256 GB storage. We don’t get a card slot for expanding the memory.
Speaking of the cameras, there is a single camera at back. While it may not sound fancy compared to “quad or triple-camera setups”, the camera is a professional one.
The 48 MP with Sony IMX 586 sensor is the same that flagships like OnePlus 7 Pro or Asus 6Z have on their back. Moreover, it also supports 8K video capture and thumping 1920fps slo-mo recording. At the front, there is a 16 MP lens with HDR.
We get a massive 5000 mAh battery in the Redmagic 3s. As usual, there is 27W Fast charging. As per Nubia’s claim, a mere 10-minute charge will be enough to play games for a whole hour.
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Nubia Red Magic 3S Features
Sound-wise, there is a 3.5mm headphone jack, DTS XU1tra sound, and noise cancellation feature. The 4D shock feature, gaming dock pins for ethernet connection and e-Sports box are some exciting features on this phone. As there are ICE liquid cooling system and an actual fan inside, gamers also don’t have to worry about the overheating problem too.
Nubia Red Magic 3S Price and Availability
Although Red Magic 2 and Red Magic 3 is already launched in Nepal, its elder sibling is yet to get launched in Nepal. It is available in Silver and Red/Blue colour. The base variant (6/64GB) will cost CNY 2899 (~$431). The 6/128GB, 8/128GB, and 12/512GB models have respective prices of CNY 3199 (~$475), CNY 3499 (~$520), and CNY 4299 (~$640).
Detailed Specifications of Nubia Red Magic 3S:
- Dimension: 6.76 x 3.09 x 0.38 in
- Weight: 215g
- Sim: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM + dual stand-by)
- Display: Full-HD+ AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 6.65 inches, 80.5% Screen-to-Body ratio, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (388 ppid )
- CPU: Octa-core Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855+ (7 nm)
- GPU: Adreno 640 (700 MHz)
- OS: Android 9.0 (Pie); Redmagic 2.0
- Memory: 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM+UFS 3.0
- Camera: Single: 48 MP, Sony IMX586 sensor, 26mm wide, PDAF
- Selfie Camera: Single: 16 MP, f/2.0, 2.0µm
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh Battery with fast battery charging 27 W
- Colors: Silver, Red/Blue
- Nubia Red Magic 3S Price in Nepal: $ 499.00 / ₹ 35,999/Rs 59,999