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Xiaomi Mi Max 3
Xiaomi Mi Max 3
Xiaomi Mi Max 3
Xiaomi Mi Max 3
Xiaomi Mi Max 3
Xiaomi Mi Max 3

Informr score
The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 currently has an Informr score of 8.5 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 5 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
1.8 GHz
1.8 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
12+ MP, f/1.9
12+ MP, f/1.9
5500 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

Gear Hungry
Gear Hungry

Featuring a 6.9-inch full-screen display that makes it a hairline short of a conventional 7-inch tablet, the Max 3 is not only big in terms of viewing real estate. It also comes with one of the world’s beefiest battery systems that it can even share its power with other devices. Such battery capacit...

- Jordan Carter, Gear Hungry

Wallet wise, it sets you back at a retail of MYR1,099. That kind of money will buy you a Samsung Galaxy A7 2018 with triple cameras. Think about it this way though, for the Xiaomi you are getting a much larger display with Full HD resolution. You also get a huge battery with a longer battery life th...

- Darwin Sucipto, TechENT
Tech Advisor
Tech Advisor

If you want a huge screen on a budget, without going the whole hog and purchasing a tablet, we can think of no better example than the Mi Max 3. Now with improved performance, a second camera lens at the rear and a huge 6.9 18:9 display, it's a worthy upgrade on the Mi Max 2 - and still just as affo...

- Marie Black, Tech Advisor

The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 shows itself superior to the competition primarily in one aspect: its size. In all the other aspects, the Chinese smartphone is a well-performing mid-range device that places solidly in the middle of the field of comparable smartphones.

- Mike Wobker, Notebookcheck

To put it in simple terms, after spending some time with the Mi Max 3, we can vouch that it won't disappoint in any way as a daily driver for most average users out there. As for the unique offer of a huge display, it is one of those things you either instantly love or hate. If you're up to the task...

- GSMArena

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Common Questions

Xiaomi backs up the Mi Max 3 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Mi Max 3 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Xiaomi support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Xiaomi's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Xiaomi Mi Max 3's screen size is 6.9 inches with 1080 x 2160 pixels resolution.

1.8 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636 Octa core 1.8 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system (OS).

12+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 12+ MP, f/1.9 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 8+ megapixels resolution.

64/128 GB

Internal memory is 64/128 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 256 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 5500 mAh battery.

Mi Max 3 Specs

Release Date July 20, 2018
Regions Available USA
Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo

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Processor Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636 Octa core 1.8 GHz
Internal Storage 64/128 GB
RAM 4/6 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Unknown
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared Yes
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 256 GB)
NFC Unknown
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
12+ Megapixels, f/1.9
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Face detection, Geotagging, ISO, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer, Smile detection, White balance, Dual camera feature (5MP second camera), HDR, AI Camera Mode, 120fps Slow motion recording
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Face detection, F2.0 aperture
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels
Pixel Density 350 pixels
Size 6.9 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touch screen, Corning Gorilla Glass
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 5500 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Aluminium
Colors Black, Blue, Champagne Gold
Dimensions [H x W x D] 17.62 x 8.74 x 0.8 cm (6.9 x 3.4 x 0.3 in)
Weight 221 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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