In the competition of making place in the market is really tough for smartphone companies. Keeping the balance between the features and price of the device many companies fails. From past 2-3 years the budget smartphone battle has gone to high level. Many Chinese smartphone producing companies are offering great featured phone for low prices compared to premium device companies.
Now, the battle for 10k budget devices is between two Chinese smartphone, LeTV and Xiaomi. LeTV is rebranded their name as LeEco in their launch of smartphones in India. LeEco launched Le 1S, while Xiaomi recently launched Redmi Note 3 in India.
As LeEco Le 1S has already had record sale in India, Redmi Note 3 is also ready for the challenge. Here we see the comparison between the two 10k devices.
In the design of the smartphone both devices look similar. Le 1S is full metal body smartphone designed from aircraft Grad aluminium & bezedles ID. On the other hand, Redmi note 3 also has full metal body design with premium finish. Both smartphone features fingerprint sensor on back. But notably the Le 1S has world’s first mirror surfaced fingerprints sensor.
Display department of both the devices are also similar. Le 1s and Redmi Note 3 both features 5.5 inch FHD(1920×1080) display with 403 PPI pixel density. Though Redmi Note 3 has sunlight display technology which can adjust screen brightness according to the surrounding light.
Memory and Processor
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 comes with two RAM options. But we will consider the 3 GB RAM variant for comparison. Both handset comes with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB built in storage.
Redmi Note 3 is powered by 1.8 GHz hexa-core snapdragon 650 processor with Adreno 510 GPU. On the other hand, Le 1S is powered by Helio X10 Turbo octa-core processor clocked at 2.2 GHz along with power VRG6200 GPU.
Redmi Note 3 sports 16 MP rear camera with LED flash while Le 1S sports 13 MP camera with LED flash. Both smartphone cameras comes with PDAF and ultrafocus features along with f/2.0 aperture. The rear camera can record 1080p videos.
The selfie camera of both devices are of 5 MP with f/2.0 aperture.Comparing camera of both the device , Xiaomi will definitely win the race, as per companies reputation in the camera department.
Battery and connectivity
Redmi Note 3 is backed by 4050 mAh battery, while Le 1S has low battery of 3000 mAh. Both smartphones comes with Dual sim 4G LTE option.
For connectivity Redmi note 3 and Le 1S comes with Wifi, Bluetooth and other standard sensors. Notably Le 1S is supported with USB Type-C port and Dolby sound system.
You will get Redmi Note 3 for Rs.11,999 , while Le 1S is priced little low for Rs.10,999 . Both smartphones have many features similar. Redmi Note 3 beats Le 1S in camera and battery department while Le 1S is priced little less.
Le 1S has already made a great impact in Indian market. And it will be interesting to know how Redmi Note 3 will do.