After MiPad 1 and MiPad 2 success, Xiaomi has now launched MiPad 3 with upgraded specifications and better features. Available in Golden color it is priced at 1499 yuan which is approximately $215 or Rs. 14100 approximately.
Couple of things in Mi Pad 3 are pretty same as its predecessors such as the 7.9 inch display offering 2048 × 1536 pixels resolution at 326 ppi with 4:3 aspect ratio. and the same same 6.95mm slim unibody metal design. Rest of things are upgraded which includes the latest MIUI 8 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
In MiPad 3, Xiaomi has used MediaTek MT8176 (dual-core 2.1 GHz + quad-core 1.7 GHz) 64bit hexacore processor instead of Intel processors as in predecessors. It is further accompanied by 650MHz IMG GX6250 Graphics processor and 4GB LPDDR3 RAM making multitasking and performance faster and smooth. As per storage, the tablet comes with 64GB (eMMC 5.0) onboard storage memory.
For the camera part, Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 comes with improved 13 Megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture supporting up to Full HD 1080p video recording. On the front facing we get an 8 Megapixel shooter with with f/2.2 aperture. The tablet support WiFi 802.11 ac (Dual Band), WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.1 and USB Type-C. Xiaomi has backed up the device with 6600mAh battery with fast charging support. It claims to offer up to 12 hours of video playback and up to 867 hours of standby mode.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 Specifications:
- Android Marshmallow based MIUI 8
- 7.9 inch display with 4:3 aspect ratio
- 2048 × 1536 pixels resolution with 326 ppi
- MediaTek MT8176 (dual-core 2.1 GHz + quad-core 1.7 GHz) 64bit hexacore processor
- 650MHz IMG GX6250 graphics processor
- 4GB LPDDR3 of RAM
- 64GB (eMMC 5.0) internal storage memory
- 13 Megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture. Record Full HD 1080p videos
- 8 Megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture
- WiFi 802.11 ac (Dual Band), WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.1 and USB Type-C
- 6600mAh battery with Fast Charging
You can download the official Xiaomi PC Suite and latest USB Driver for your MiPad 3 from this page in one click. These are free tools but very essential because of their features. This small tool helps you Backup the entire tablet with all its applications, files, folders, etc in a single file which can be used to Restore back the device anytime without loosing a single file. You can download Backup or Sync all your important stuffs such as contacts, emails, messages, calendar, etc between phone and PC as well as with MS Outlook. All these data can also be synced with major cloud services including Google, Yahoo, Microsoft and more.
Xiaomi PC suite also lets you test Beta MIUI software updates on your MiPad without any developer expertise. You can install beta updates in one click using this PC Suite. You can also make or receive calls or reply to SMS directly from computer screen once connected with PC suite. It also lets you share mobile internet instantly over USB cable and do much more. Similarly, USB Driver is essential because unless you install proper driver on your computer, it will just not detect your MiPad 3 at all. It is also required for Rooting or installing Custom ROM on your Xiaomi devices.