It looks like it will be shipping early February.
At the beginning of this week, Xiaomi dropped the all metal, super sleek looking Redmi 3. It looks like a great device from both a design, and hardware standpoint.
Redmi 3 specs:
- Full Metal 5-Inch Body
- 139.3 mm X 69.6 mm X 8.5mm, 144g
- 4100 mAh battery
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 Octacore ( 4×1.5GHz + 4×1.2GHz )
- 13 MP, 0.1s ultra-fast PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus) , 5 MP front camera
- 6 GB ROM , 2 GB LPDDR3 RAM
- Expandable storage up to 128 GB (VFAT)
Here are some hands on photos we managed to get a hold of.