ZTE has officially announced the Nubia Red Magic 3, its latest gaming smartphone in China. It is the world’s first smartphone with an active cooling system that dramatically improving thermal performance. The phone was designed with a state-of-the-art liquid cooling technology with an internal turbo fan. This is capable of increasing effective heat transfer by 500%. As for the specifications, it comes with a 6.65-inch FHD+ HDR AMOLED display, and a screen resolution of 2340 × 1080 pixels.
The device is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 processor, with a 6GB /8GB and an 12GB of RAM. It runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) with Redmagic OS 2.0 and comes with an Adreno 640 GPU. The phone has a 48MP rear camera and a 16MP front selfie shooter. The device packs a 5000mAh battery with 27W fast charging.
Nubia Red Magic 3 Key Specs
- 6.65-inch (2340 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19.5:9 AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate, 430 nits brightness
- Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 7nm Mobile Platform (1 x 2.84GHz Kryo 485 + 3 x 2.42GHz Kryo 485 + 4x 1.80GHz Kryo 485) with Adreno 640 GPU
- 6GB / 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB / 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage, 12GB LPDDR4x RAM with 256GB (UFS 2.1) internal storage
- Android 9.0 (Pie) with Redmagic OS 2.0
- Dual SIM (nano + nano)
- 48MP rear camera with 1/2.0″ Sony IMX586, 0.8μm pixel size, f/1.75 aperture, Dual LED flash
- 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
- Fingerprint sensor
- 3.5mm audio jack, Stereo front-facing speakers, DTS:X
- Dimensions: 171.7× 78.5x 9.65mm
- Weight: 215g
- 4G, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (2×2 MU-MIMO), Bluetooth 5, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C
- 5000mAh battery with 27W fast charging
Nubia Red Magic 3 Design And Display
The phone comes in Black, Flame Red, Camouflage and Red with Blue Gradient colors. It has a body dimension of 171.7× 78.5x 9.65mm and a weight of 215 grams. The device features a 6.65-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display, with a screen resolution of 2340 × 1080 pixels.
Nubia Red Magic 3 Storage And Performance
The phone features a 6GB / 8GB RAM with 64GB / 128GB storage, and a 12GB RAM with 256GB internal storage. It is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 processor with an Adreno 640 graphic processing unit. The Nubia Red Magic 3 runs Android 9.0 (Pie) with Redmagic OS 2.0, powered by a 5000mAh battery with 27W fast charging.
For connectivity, the phone supports dual SIM, 4G, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band, Bluetooth 5, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou and USB Type-C. It features a rear Fingerprint sensor, and comes with a 3.5mm audio jack, Stereo front-facing speakers, and DTS:X.
Nubia Red Magic 3 Camera Review
The Nubia Red Magic 3 was designed as a gaming phone, but still comes with impressive cameras. The device packs a 48MP rear camera with 1/2.0″ Sony IMX586, 0.8μm pixel size, f/1.75 aperture, Dual LED flash. The front of the phone features a 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Nubia Red Magic 3 Price
The 6GB RAM with 64GB storage version cost $430, the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version cost $475 and the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version price goes for $519, while the 12GB RAM with 256GB storage version costs $638.
Nubia Red Magic 3 Full Specifications
SIM Card Dual SIM
2G Yes, GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 850
3G Yes, HSDPA 2100 / 900 / 850
4G Yes, LTE band 2100 / 1900 / 2300
Weight 215 grams
Dimensions 171.7× 78.5x 9.65mm
Colours Black, Flame Red, Camouflage and Red with Blue Gradient
Internal 64 / 128 / 256 GB
External Up to 256 GB, microSD
RAM 6 /8 / 12 GB
Size 6.65-inch Full HD+ 19.5:9 AMOLED display
Type IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
RESOLUTION 2340 x 1080 pixels
PROCESSOR & OS
GPU Adreno 640
OS Android 9.0 (Pie) with Redmagic OS 2.0
CHIPSET Snapdragon 855 Processor
Wi-Fi Yes, WiFi 802.11
Sensor Fingerprint sensor
Front 16MP front-facing camera
Camera Flash Yes, LED flash
Video Recording Yes,
Camera Features Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection
SOUND & VIDEO
Video 3GP, MP4, WMV, AVI, MKV, FLV, H.264, H.263
Jack Size 3.5mm, FM Radio, dual microphones
Battery Model 5000mAh battery with 27W fast charging