Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 with 8GB RAM, 6.08mm slim metal body, Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor expected on Dec 30


Xiaomi introduced Mi Pad 2 back in November last year. Now the company is set to unveil the Mi Pad 3 soon. According to images that have a surfaced today, the Mi Pad 3 will have a 9.7-inch (2048 × 1536 pixels) display and the Intel Atom X5-Z8500 on the Mi Pad 2 will be replaced by more powerful 7th generation Intel M3-7Y30 processor.


It is expected to feature all-metal 6.08mm slim body and pack a huge 8290mAh battery. It is also expected to come with an ultrasonic fingerprint sensor on the front.


Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 rumored specifications

  • 9.7-inch (2048 × 1536 pixels) display with 4:3 aspect ratio
  • 2.6GHz dual-core Intel M3-7Y30 processor (7th gen) processor with Intel HD Graphics 615
  • 8GB LPDDR3 RAM with 128GB / 256GB storage
  • Windows 10
  • 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, 1080p video recording
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions: 239.5×164.5×6.08mm; Weight: 380 grams
  • WiFi 802.11ac (Dual Band), WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.1, USB Type-C
  • 8290mAh battery with fast charging

The Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 is rumored cost 1999 yuan (US$ 288 / Rs. 19540 approx.) for the 128GB storage version and 2299 yuan (US$ 330 / Rs. 22470 approx.) for the 256GB storage version. Xiaomi will also introduce a magnetic keyboard for 99 yuan. It is not clear if there will be an Android version. It is expected to be introduced in China on December 30th.


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