Update #1 – A rumor is suggesting that there would be a pro model of Mi Pad 3 launched as well, the Mi Pad 3 Pro will be the more premium model among the two tablets. The difference between the models would be based on RAM and storage capacity.
Update #2 – Another leak suggests that Xiaomi will be launching these two tablets in the next month, an insider from Mi has tipped that company is now planning to launch the tablets soon and a next month release date is highly likely.
Xiaomi is back in the tablet business and this time literally with a bang, the upcoming next-gen tablet from Xiaomi is going to be faster, bigger, sleeker and its coming sooner than expected.
The successor to the hugely successful Mi Pad series is going to be the all new Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 with improved hardware mainly targeted to compete with the soon to be released newer generation iPad.
The main thing that will surprise most of the users is that the Xiaomi is going to ditch Android with the Mi Pad 3 and is going to release the tablet with a full-fledged version of Windows 10.
So without wasting any time let’s see what the Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 will look like and what it will offer.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 Specifications
Here are the full specifications of the Xiaomi Mi Pad 3.
|Xiaomi Mi Pad 3||Specifications|
|Display||9.7 inches full HD IPS display with a resolution of 1536 x 2048.|
|Processor||7th Gen Intel Core M3-7Y30 processor.|
|Processor Architecture||2.6GHz Dual-core with Intel HD Graphics 615 GPU|
|RAM||8GB LPDDR4 RAM|
|Storage||128/256GB Storage Models.|
|Camera||16MP rear cam with an 8MP Selfie Shooter on the front.|
|Camera Features||Dual tone(Dual LED) Flash, Full HD Video Recording, Geo-Tagging.|
|Operating System||Microsoft Windows 10 OS|
|Battery||8290 mAh Battery with Support for Fast Charging Technology.|
|Other Features||USB Type C, Dual LED Flash, Intel HD 615 GPU.|
|Colors||Champagne Gold, Dark Grey|
Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 Features
Here are some of the features which make the upcoming Mi Pad 3 stand out of the tablet market.
- Full-fledged Windows 10 Operating system.
- LPDDR4 RAM.
- 7th Gen Intel Processor.
- 16MP rear cam with Dual Tone flash.
- 256 GB Storage Capacity.
- Sleek Uni-Body Design.
- Mammoth 8290 mAh Battery.
- Intel HD Graphics.
Mi Pad 3 Processor, RAM, and Storage
It is no doubt that Mi Pad 3 is going to be a highly powered tablet, the Intel M3 processor will be able to perform all the tasks at a blazing fast speed and with the integrated Intel HD graphics the heavy graphic tasks will run easily as well.
The 7th gen Intel processors are highly power efficient as well so it would really help in giving more battery backup too which is a major selling point when it comes to tablets.
The leaks suggest that the device may feature 8GB LPDDR4 RAM which will make all the operations run very smoothly without any lag or hand whatsoever. The Mi Pad 3 will be in direct competition with the latest Samsung Book tablets so, the performance of these tablets is going to be the deciding factor as to who will lead the Windows tablet market.
When it comes to storage, Xiaomi has decided to launch two storage models with storage options of 128/256GB capacity with ample storage to store anything you wish to save on your device.
Mi-Pad 3 Display
The tablet will feature a 9.7 inch full HD display with a resolution of 1536 X 2048 pixels, the device will feature higher pixel density will make the multimedia content on the device sharper and crispier.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 Release Date
It was speculated that Xiaomi will release the Mi Pad 3 globally on 30th December 2016 but these rumors didn’t prove to be true as there was no official announcement by the Xiaomi for the same.
New rumors suggest that Xiaomi could launch the Mi Pad 3 before Apple announces the next gen iPad, so the release date is going to be really crucial for the Mi Pad 3 as the tablet market is a not really that big of a market now as compared to the smartphone market and Xiaomi really need to be spot on with the release date and marketing to make sure that it is able to get a fair share in the tablet market which is otherwise mostly owned by Apple.
Rumors suggest that Xiaomi might announce the Mi Pad 3 at the beginning of the Q2 2017 after Redmi Note 5. which leads on to an early summer release specifically in the month of May which can prove to be a good time to release the next gen tablet.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 Price
Here is the list of Expected pricing details of the Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 country wise.
Xiaomi will stick to its aggressive pricing strategy with Mi Pad 3, the tablet will be priced really cheap as compared to the iPad.
|China||CNY 1999||CNY 2290|
For more information regarding the Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 and other Xiaomi products stay tuned.