Infinix Note 3 Review
Infinix introduces its new smart phone to its users with the name of Infinix Note 3. This smart phone has some incredible features and hardware components. Infinix Note 3 is 3G enabled device with dual SIM support (micro). Infinix Note 3 leaves its predecessor Infinix Note 2 far behind with extra ordinary components and features. Let’s discuss Infinix Note 3 Review.
Its slim and sleek design attract the user’s interactions. Infinix Note 3 is 6.0’’ large FHD IPS display with 1080×1920 resolution. The smart phone is fully metallic body.
Infinix Note 3 has fingerprint sensor that uses to perform different functions like take photo, accept call, browse pictures. This smart phone has an extra feature that is long press power keys and volume up key at once to screen record with good sound quality.
The smart phone has 2GB ROM and 16GB internal memory. 1.3 GHz octa-core processor with 64 bit architecture. It provides long battery performance because it has 4500mAh fixed powerful battery.
Every feature of the Infinix Note 3 and slim and sleek metallic body boost its beauty and performance. Infinix uses android 6.0 (marshmallow) with its own interface XOS (Chameleon 1.N.0.6) in the Infinix Note 3.
Infinix Note 3 Unboxing:
The Infinix Note 3 is loaded in a sky blue box with all the needed accessories like headphone, data cable and a charging adapter, wait there is also a screen protector to protect your screen. All the accessories are packed in attractive packing style, box is divided into three portions one for headphone, 2nd for data cable and last one for charging adapter.
Price and Specifications of Infinix Note 3:
|BODY||Dimensions||161.5 x 81.5 x 8.4 mm|
|SIM Slot||Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||FHD IPS capacitive touchscreen|
|Size||6.0 inches (~75.3% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels (480 dpi)|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps|
|PLATFORM||Os||Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow), XOS Chameleon|
|Chipset||Media Tek MT6753|
|CPU||Octa-core 1.3 GHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit|
|MEMORY||Card Slot||Yes, up to 128GB|
|internal||16 GB, 2GB|
|CAMERA||Primary||13 MP, autofocus, dual-LED flash|
|Features||Gesture Shot, Smile Shot, Panorama|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity|
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-ion 4500 mAh battery|
- Efficient battery timing
- Fingerprint Scanner
- Android Marshmallow 6.0 with XOS interface
- Supports Fast Charging
- Heating issue noticed while using camera
- No Secondary mic
Display of Infinix Note 3:
Infinix Note 3 has 6.0’’ FHD IPS large display. The screen resolution is 1080×1920 pixels with density of 480 dpi. Its wide-screen attract those people who are addicted to play games on wide-screen and watch videos. Wide screen enhance its beauty, but its display is saturated and icons are not much colorful. Function keys are inside the display screen. Infinix uses GPU ARM Mali-T720 which is same in both Infinix Note 3 and Infinix Note 2.
Design of Infinix Note 3:
Infinix Note 3 is a slim and sleek device with metallic body which gives a premium look. The dimensions of the Infinix Note 3 are 161.5 x 81.5 x 8.4 mm and the weight of the smart phone is 200 grams which makes a heavy and wide device as compare to the Infinix Note 2 that’s make difficult to use by single hand.
Screen size same for both Infinix Note 3 and Infinix Note 2 (6.0’’) but screen technology differs, Infinix Note 3 has FHD IPS display.
If we start discus its front display there is LED notification light at the top of the screen on right side that blinks on different notifications like low battery notification, attach to the PC through data cable and etc.
Front facing camera on the left side of the mobile and LED flash light on right side, there is earpiece in between the front camera and LED flash light. Function keys are inside the display screen.
On the back of the Infinix Note 3 a rear camera and dual LED flash below the camera and on a little scale fingerprint scanner is placed.
The right edge of the Infinix Note 3 is designed with micro SD card slot at the top and below volume keys and next power/lock keys is housed. There is nothing on the left edge except a dual SIM card slot. At the top edge an audio jack is placed and the bottom edge is filled with speakers on left side a USB/charging port and microphone.
Memory for Infinix Note 3:
Infinix Note 3 is launched with incredible memory combination of 2 GB RAM and 16 GB ROM. This RAM memory helps to maintain its speed and sufficient for multitasking. To store multimedia items and documents 16 GB ROM is built-in in the Infinix Note 3 that is very large memory to store huge amount of data. An extra card slot option in the mobile for external micro SD card to expand your memory up-to 128 GB.
Camera within Infinix Note 3:
Infinix Note 3 has a rear camera 13.0 MP with dual LED flash light and front facing camera 5.0 MP with LED flash light. Different mode can be select to capture your moments. There six different modes like beauty mode, professional mode, normal mode, panorama mode, night mode and PIP MODE. HDR option available and picture capture settings like guidelines level and delay capture. Videos can be record with high-resolution size 1080p.
Rear Camera of Infinix Note 3:
Rear camera of 13.0 MP with dual LED flash can capture your moments with different styles and effects and produced a batter image quality. There different modes for shots like professional mode in this mode you can manually adjust setting like contrast, ISO, WB and focus level. The panorama mode you can cover wide area with this mode.
Picture in picture (PIP) mode this mode provide facility to capture image with both front and rear camera on single screen and merge it. In normal mode you can take shots with different effects. Rear camera can record video with 1080 resolution with two different formats like .mp4 and 3g.
Front Camera of Infinix Note 3:
The front facing Camera is 5.0 MP with LED flash light. Infinix Note 3 has extra feature of wideSelfie option, with some other option which are in rear camera and setting are also same for both front and rear camera. Front camera can record video as well with 480 resolution and the formats are mp4 and 3gp. Its predecessor’s has 2MP front camera.
Network / Connectivity of Infinix Note 3:
Infinix Note 3 comes with special support of 3G and dual SIM option. The other connectivity in infinix Note 3 is Wifi that supports 802.11 b/n/g band, tethering & hotspot, GPS, Bluetooth v4.0 and microUSB port to connect with other devices through data cable.
Battery Performance of Infinix Note 3:
Li-ion 4500 mAh non-removable battery is fixed in Infinix Note 3. 4500 mAh battery provide very long battery performance as Infinix Note 3 has standby intelligent power saving mode and moreover it supports fast charging.
If your battery is down don’t worry there is Ultra power mode that turn off all power functions used to extend the using time. For very large display and to support 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory with the combination of 1.3 GHz octa-core processor Li-ion 4500 mAh battery is very good approach to run mobile for extensive performance.
Interface of Infinix Note 3:
Infinix uses its own interface XOS (Chameleon 1.N.0.6) in the Infinix Note 3 with android 6.0 (marshmallow) it gives unique look to its users. When turn on the mobile and unlock the screen by just swapping thumb on the screen the home screen contain icons on web browser, camera main menu, dialer on the bottom of the front screen. On the top of the screen GOOGLE search bar is placed below time and date is shown.
On the top of the front screen drop down menu which keeps shortcuts and owner’s contact information. Press the lock key and volume up key to record screen video with good sound quality.
Open the main menu icons are arranged in alphabetic order, there is a search bar on the icons to search apps fast.
Screen touch is excellent and effects of interface is very attractive. Some pre-installed apps like XHide, Xender, freezer, Xshare magic wall and etc.
Freezer app is used to freeze your apps that are not in use, to save your memory you can freeze them. XHide app use to hide your important and personal folders to secure. Xshare and Xender both are used for same purpose to send and receive files.
Processor of Infinix Note 3:
Infinix use 1.3 GHz octa-core processor in Infinix Note 3 along with MT6753 chipset. The architecture of the processor is 64 bit supported. Combination of 3GB RAM and 1.3 GHz octa-core processor makes the work efficient and maintain the performance of the smart phone.
Antutu Benchmarking of Infinix Note 3:
Infinix Note 3 got 38,945 score that good and satisfactory for mid-range smart phone. It’s previous model Infinix Note got 37100 points, Infinix Note 3 is more suitable than Infinix Note 2. Although with this score Infinix Note 3 is at the last in ranking table.
Vellamo Benchmarking for Infinix Note 3:
Infinix Note 3 got some surprising points which leave some devices behind. In vellamo test Infinix Note 3 got 1593 points in multicore test which place the Infinix Note 3 above the LGE nexus, Asus zenfone 2 and Samsung galaxy nexus. Metal core of Infinix Note 3 got 1079 points which leaves the Lenovo A7000, Meizu MX4 and Samsung galaxy Nexus behind on the ranking table. Browser got 2317 points these points ranked the Infinix Note 3 at the last on ranking table.
Conclusion for Infinix Note 3:
The features and hardware component shows that this device is much satisfy than its predecessor. Infinix Note 3 has 1.3 GHz octa-core processor with the combination of 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM. It has very long life battery performance which makes the performance of mobile reliable. 13MP rear camera with dual LED flash light and front facing camera 5MP with LED flash. Android 6.0 (marshmallow) with XOS user interface. This a dual SIM supported smart phone with 3G supported band. Its size and weight is difficult control by single hand. Infinix Note 3 heat-up during capture the images.