Realme launched Budget smartphone Named Realme 3 Pro. Realme 3 Pro was released in India on 28 April 2019. Realme released “Realme 3 Pro in Three models with 4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 64GB And 6GB + 128GB Variant. Realme 3 Pro is priced at 8,999 @ 4GB + 64 GB Variant, 15,999 @ 6GB + 64 GB and 16,999 @ 6GB + 128GB. when I’m using Realme 3 Pro I felt it is Very Light in the hand and had a Dual Camera Setup and features an Full HD+ IPS LCD screen.
It features the Snapdragon chip from Qualcomm named Sd 710 which is available on Nokia 8.1. this chip is made of 10nm LPP (Low Power Plus) FinFet process. this processor is divided into 2 parts; the first part features 6 x A55 low power cores which are clocked at 1.7GHz, second part features 2 x A75 high powered cores which are clocked at 2.2GHz. it has Adreno 616 GPU which increases its work by 20% compared to Snapdragon 710 the last Midrange processor from Qualcomm. It has an X15 Modem which has Download and Uploads speeds of 800 & 300MBPS. It has also integrated Ai Unit built-in the processor which helps in AI Capabilities.
this phone has a Dual Camera setup which comprises a 16MP primary sensor + 5MP Depth sensor + which makes the user take normal and portrait images.
I will divide the review into pros & cons. let’s see quick specs of Realme 3 Pro and Jump into the Review
Realme 3 Pro
- 6.3″ Full HD + (2340 x 1080) Display in 19.5:9 Aspect ratio protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 OctaCore CPU
- Adreno 616 GPU
- 4 / 6 GB RAM
- Nano Sim / Nano Hybrid
- 64 / 128 GB Internal Storage and Expandable up to 256 GB with Micro SD
- Dual Camera 16MP f/1.7 + 5MP f/2.4 Supported Sony IMX519 sensor with pixel binning support
- 4K @ 30fps & 1080 p @ 120fps Video Capture
- 25MP Selfie camera
- 1080P @ 30fps Video Capture
- Dual 4G Volte
- Android 9 Pie with Color Os 6 On top
- 4045 mAH battery with Vooc Charging support
- Rear Fingerprint Sensor / Face Unlock
- Wifi / Bluetooth 5.0 LE / GPS
- 3.5mm Jack / Micro USB
6.3″ HD+ IPS LCD screen :
Here in the Display Department Realme 3 Pro Features an Excellent Full HD+ IPS LCD panel, Waterdrop Notch screen with 409 pixels per inch, the colors are vibrant and enjoyable, viewing angles are also good. There are No issues & problems with screen quality Realme 3 Pro. It is Very bright to see in direct sunlight.
Speakers and Headphone Jack:
In Realme 3 Pro, Realme Used their traditional Single Speaker System which were is very loud and Equal to their Realme 3 Smartphone. these Speaker does not have support to Dolby Atmos Or Smart Amp but the sound output is Also good from the mobile speaker. Earpiece performance is also Awesome
Coming to Headphone jack and earphones, the headphone jack provided with an Optimized and clear sound without any Software Support like Dolby Audio and OZO Audio. the headphones are not present in the Box Due to Competitive pricing. but with some good pair headphones for listening to music and for taking voice calls clearly.
Build Quality :
Realme 3 Pro is Build with a Polycarbonate frame on side and front and back of the device is protected with Gradient Plastic Back. it provides a good look and feels not Premium Because it is made with Plastic body and Polycarbonate Frame. Through this Realme 3, Pro was Build with Polycarbonate Frame and Plastic Body there are no issues of creakiness with the build quality. well built and the bezels are shrunk down to place a 6.3″ IPS LCD screen.
Rear fingerprint scanner:
Realme 3 Pro Features a Rear mounted fingerprint sensor which is present on the top back of the phone. By performance, it is Very fast and accurate to recognize the fingerprint of the user.
Realme 3 Pro has a face unlock feature. It works Nice in Normal Conditions Very Quickly and And Securely but in Night Conditions it will work 50% Screen brightness to recognize the user.
Realme 3 feels very light with 6.3″ Screen and 4050 mAh battery equipped. This Realme 3 Pro can be used by one hand. The weight balance of Realme 3 Pro is done very well.
My Realme 3 Pro lasted a Full Working day with heavy usage and at the end of the day, I had 30% of charge left in the phone which is good for a 4050 mAH Battery. We got 5.7 – 6 Hours of Sot( Screen on time) on using Mobile data which is good. you will get above 6.7hr Battery life if you use on WiFi. The ideal drain of Realme 3 Pro is very low as Realme 2 Pro. the 20W charging charges the phone in 90 Min.
Color Os 6.0 Operating System Based On Android 9 Pie :
Here the Realme 3 Pro comes with the Colour OS UI Based on Android 9 Pie. we can see Dual apps and other features in this UI Android 9 Pie. we can Also see the unnecessary apps that are wasting Ram on the phone Better To UnInstall Them. By having Colour OS we can not Expect 2 years of Android Version Upgrades and 3 years of security updates on Realme 3 Pro Which is Bad Thing.
My Realme 3 Pro managed to do day to day tasks very well like the Realme 2 pro. there are No issues and problems with the UI and there are no heating issues with Realme 3 Pro.
Ram Management :
Ram Management is done very well on this Realme 3 Pro. We tested 4GB ram Model and We did not notice any lags with the 4GB Ram device and there are no reloading of apps on this Realme 3 Pro. Multitasking experience is nice.
Coming to Gaming, we played Asphalt 9 & PUBG at Higher graphics setting without any lags & frame drops in the game. this Snapdragon 710 Processor is suitable for Heavy Gaming. In Realme 3 Pro, Realme has Included Fortnite Battle Royale In Preloaded Apps which we cant find on Playstore.
Call Quality :
the Call quality on Realme 3 Pro is very good and there are no issues with cellular call quality. we have taken long calls in a day and the other party doesn’t complain. the earpiece is included in the top bezel & it’s loud and Loud enough in Noisy Conditions.
Coming to the Camera Department, Realme 3 Pro features a Dual Camera setup on the back of the device and a single camera on the front of the device. they work perfectly in Realme 3 Pro. let’s divide the cameras and look at the performance of them
1. Main Camera: the 16MP main Camera is Awesome and features a Fixed Aperture of F/1.7. the daylight pictures are Excellent and contain Excellent good details. Exposure is in control with Good Dynamic range to take Awesome photos in good lighting Conditions. in low light Conditions, the pictures had a very low noise which is negligible to see.
2. Depth Camera: the 5MP Depth Camera on Realme 3 Pro works does a good job in low lighting conditions. it captures pictures with good portrait Effect.
Video recording can be done up to 4K @30fps .the video footage has awesome Colours with great sharpness and decent dynamic range. there is no good in Stabilization 4K @ 30fps recording. the video quality in the low night conditions is very good.
Selfie camera :
Realme 3 Pro features a 25MP selfie camera with large 0.8 μm pixel size and 80˚ field of view. it has a fixed aperture of F/2.0. the Picture quality is fantastic and captures pictures in a Wide view in good lighting conditions it also captures equal lowlight images compared to the rear camera and it is Plus Point in Realme 3 Pro When Compared to Redmi Note 7 Pro.
Video recording can be done up to 1080p@30fps with Front Camera .the video footage has awesome Colours with great sharpness and decent dynamic range.
This single camera can be used to take portraits images from the front with the Help of Artifical Intelligence. it has also Auto Beautification Mode and Phase Detection Auto Focus System Present.
Widevine L1 support:
Realme 3 Pro has Widevine L1 support to stream HD videos from Amazon Prime or NetFlix which we Cannot see in these Budget Mobiles.
All Sensors :
in 2019 Realme provided Some sensors in thier Midrange mobiles Like Realme 3 Pro. Realme is Providing sensors like proximity, magnetometer, Fingerprint sensors which are good to see. Here gyroscope and Auto brightness Sensor is Missing.
Great Piece of Camera’s in Budget Range With Excellent Low light & Day Light images
Front Camera Makes Sense and With Excellent Selfies
Awesome Performance With SD 710 Soc
Awesome Battery life With 20W Vooc Charging
Excellent Screen With Very Sharp and Bright Colours
Excellent Design with New Grdient Colours
Micro USB irritaes The User
Stabilazion iS not good in 4K @ 30fps
Who can Get Realme 3 Pro: if you want a Realme device with 19:9 Aspect Ratio with Colour OS and SD 710 Soc Then Realme 3 Pro can be your First choice. if you want Same Less Powerful hardware with other Operating Systems Price to Value Mobiles Then
Redmi Note 7S
Samsung Galaxy M30
Vivo V15 Pro can be your Alternatives to Realme 3 Pro .
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