Umidigi S3 Pro is yet another powerful midranger from Umidigi which is kind of a mix of Umidigi F1 and Umidigi F1 Play but with a more powerful MediaTek SoC – MediaTek Helio P70 and improvements on various parts of the device.
Just like the Umidigi F1 and F1 Play, The Umidigi S3 Pro has a 6.3-inch FHD+ display, 6GB of RAM, 128GB of expandable storage, 48MP main rear camera, Stock Android 9.0 Pie and a 5,150mAh battery capacity with an 18W fast battery charging. Let’s find out what the Umidigi S3 Pro has to offer.
UMIDIGI S3 Pro Specs
・6.3-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 2340 x 1080 Pixels
・Android 9.0 Pie, 6GB Of RAM
・MediaTek Helio P70, Octa-Core 2.1GHz
・128GB built-in storage
・48MPMP + 8MP rear camera and 20MP selfie camera
・5,150mAh non-removable battery
Design And Display
Umidigi S3 Pro is made of a luxurious ceramic design with aerospace-grade aluminium alloy frame along the sides. The back has the dual rear cameras, LED flash and a fingerprint sensor on it with the Umidigi Logo toward to the bottom. At the front is the beautiful and big 6.3-inch IPS LCD display with FHD+ resolution.
It uses the 19:9 aspect ratio with a water drop style notch cutout to house the front-facing camera. The chin bezels are also minimal here. This device weighs 217grams, measures 8.5mm in thickness and comes in just one colour – Black. Umidigi S3 Pro uses a Hybrid SIM slot so it’s either Two SIM cards or One SIM card and One MicroSD card.
UMIDIGI S3 Pro Camera Review
At the back of the Umidigi S3 Pro is the main 48MP shooter with an f/1.7 aperture accompanied by a secondary 12MP telephoto lens with a dual-LED flash in between the two cameras. The rear camera is capable of shooting 4k and 1080p videos at 30fps. The single front-facing 20MP selfies camera can also shoot 1080p videos at 30fps. Face Unlock, also known as FaceID is also available here thanks to the front-facing camera.
The MediaTek Helio P70 drives this device with its 8 cores processor having a clocking speed of up to 2.1GHz alongside an ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU which can reach up to 900MHz.
6GB of RAM running in dual channel takes care of multitasking with 128GB of storage space for files. Additional storage can also be added in the form of a microSD card, up to 256GB however, you’ll have to sacrifice one SIM slot since it uses Hybrid SIM setup – Two SIMs or One SIM and One MicroSD card. It also runs stock Android 9.0 Pie out of the box.
Battery & Network Connectivity
Giving the Umidigi S3 Pro all the power it needs is a massive 5,150mAh battery capacity with an 18W fast battery charging through it’s USB Type-C port. It also has dual 4G LTE connectivity with Global 4G bands and VoLTE on both SIM slots. Other features of the Umidigi S3 Pro includes dual-band WiFi, WiFi hotspot, WiFi direct, GPS, Bluetooth, 3.5mm jack and NFC for payments.
UMIDIGI S3 Pro Price and Availability
Umidigi S3 Pro has a price tag of just $299 which is approximately N105, 000 and is already available for sale on various online shopping stores.
UMIDIGI S3 Pro Full Specifications
- Dimension: 157.0 x 74.65 x 8.5 mm
- Material: Ceramic Back/Aluminium frame
- Weight: 217g
- SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.3-inch
- Screen Resolution: 19:9, 2340 x 1080 pixels, 409ppi
- Multi-touch: Yes
Software and performance
- Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie
- Chipset: MediaTek Helio P70, Octa-Core 2.1GHz
- RAM: 6GB RAM
- Internal Storage: 128GB
- Card Slot: Yes, up to 256GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
- Primary: 48MP + 12MP – dual-LED flash, PDAF, HDR
- Secondary: 20MP – Face Unlock
Network and Connectivity
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, WiFi direct, hotspot
- Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- 3G: 2100 MHz
- 4G: Yes, Dual 4G VoLTE
- Bluetooth: Yes
- USB: Yes, Type-C
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio Jack: Yes
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (rear-mounted)
- NFC: Yes
- GPS: Yes
- Sensors: Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor
- Capacity: 5,150mAh Removable
- Type: Li-Poly
- Fast Charging: Yes, 18W
- OTG Support: Yes
Price and Availability
Recommended Retail Price: $299