Some people might just be confused regarding the difference between the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and the Redmi Note 3 Pro. Well, the former was released in November 2015, while the latter was released in January 2016. Thus, one might outclass the other in this comparison. But, that should depend on the preference of the buyer. Here are a few specs that can help you out.
Design & Display Features
Both devices run on Android 5.0 Lollipop and both of them have fingerprint sensors for added security. Identically, both of them have similar screen sizes of 5.5 inches. At the same time, they both have a resolution of 1080x1920p.
The Redmi Note 3 Pro is slightly advanced with its 16MP of camera with dual LED flash features. It also has an autofocus, face detection, touch to focus and geotagging features with F2.0 aperture size. The camcorder also has 1080p HD capability with video calling features at 30fps. The front-facing shooter in this device is measured at 5MP.
The Redmi Note 3 is also an advanced device, but it is only limited to a 13MP dual LED flash features. The aperture size is slightly bigger with F2.2 and some exciting features, such as autofocus, geotagging, exposure compensation, ISO control, and white balance presets. The camcorder also has 1080p HD resolution at 120fps. The front-facing camera is also fixed at 5MP.
Hardware and Battery Features
The system chip on the Redmi Note 3 Pro is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 8956. It has a hexa-core, 1800MHz, ARM Cortex-A72 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit processor. Meanwhile, its graphics processor is an Adreno 510 and system memory at 3GB with 32GB of built-in storage. The battery has a capacity of 4050mAh.
The Redmi Note 3, however, has an octa-core processor at 2000MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit specifications. The system chip is a MediaTek Helio X10 MT6795 and its graphics processor is a PowerVR G6200. It also has a 3GB of RAM, with similarly spacious 32GB of built-in storage. The battery in this unit is a bit smaller though in terms of capacity, which is at 4000mAh only.
Multimedia and Cellular Specifications
The music player in the Note 3 Pro can be filtered via album, artist, and genre. It is also capable of playing FM radio with speakers that can be done via earpiece and loudspeaker. The quad-band feature of this device enables it to get more uninterrupted signals even at remote locations. SIM slots in this device is intended for 2 nano sized classifications.
On the other hand, the Note 3 has a mirroring capability from Miracast. It also has a music player that can be filtered via album, genre, artist, and playlist. It also has a couple of micro SIM slots.
If you are going to choose between the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Redmi Note 3 Pro, you simply have to prioritize on your specifications. Some features of the older device might already suffice your requirements, and most of all, they are both designed by one manufacturer.