UMIDIGI S3 Pro as a cheaper alternative to Huawei P30 ?


The brand new flagship model UMIDIGI S3 Pro has just entered the first global sales with a pretty juicy price of $279.99. The phones comes with plenty of pretty high-end specs and features despite the very competitive and affordable pricing so the makers are actually not afraid to present is as a much cheaper possible alternative to the upcoming Huawei P30.

UMIDIGI S3 Pro is going to the battle equipped with luxury ceramic build and design, Helio P70 AI processor paired with 6 GB + 128 GB of internal storage, 48MP main Sony IMX586 camera, selfie Sony 20MP shooter, huge 5150 mAh battery and much more. The makers compiles a list of 5 best reasons to get the phone so let’s see what they have to say about it directly.

Sony’s Most Advanced 48MP Camera IMX586

UMIDIGI S3 Pro comes with the industry-leading 48MP camera sensor IMX586 with f/1.7 large aperture, the same as the Mi 9 and Huawei Honor View 20. The sensor measures 1/2 inch and has 1.6μm super pixel with pixel binning technology. There is also a secondary 12MP telephoto camera on board to obtain depth information and provide 2x Optical Zoom. Up front, it comes with a 20MP high-resolution selfie camera.

Huge 5150mAh Battery and Stock Android 9 Pie

With such a slim design(about 8mm thick), the UMIDIGI S3 Pro houses a huge 5150mAh battery, which is so impressive. And with latest stock Android 9 Pie and Helio P70 octa-core CPU, which are well optimised to make the device to consume less energy and also work efficiently, the UMIDIGI S3 Pro will offer two days easily under mixed usage. It also supports 18W fast charging and multi-function NFC.

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Luxury Ceramic Design and FHD+ Full screen

UMIDIGI S3 Pro has the similar ceramic design as those expensive flagship phones like Samsung S10+ and Xiaomi Mix series. It’s rare to see the premium ceramic design in a mid-range phone UMIDIGI S3 Pro which is just $279.99. The ceramic phones can be highly durable and with strong signal reception as well as good heat dissipation

The UMIDIGI S3 Pro sports a 6.3-inch full HD+ display with waterdrop design offering 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Thanks to the small chin and bezels, the videos and games experience is very immersive.

Powerful Performance

The phone comes with Helio P70, one of the most powerful processors in mid-range phones right now. And with 6GB of LPDDRX4 RAM and 128GB Internal storage,  the S3 Pro will run smoothly and serve you well in gaming and photography session.

Affordable Price

Considering the top flagship features and the aggressive pricing structure, S3 Pro is the best in its class. You won’t find any better cost-effective 48MP ceramic phone this one in the market. The UMIDIGI S3 Pro now is already available on their AliExpress store and their official web store at US$279.99. You can check out all the details about the S3 Pro and join the giveaways on their official website here.

And as bonus they provided a small comparison chart between the (leaked) specs of Huawei P30 and their flagship. Of course the biggest difference will be the price, becase P30 will probably cost almost three times as much.

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  1. Allan Mwenda
    March 19, 2019

    Good phone, hopefully they optimise the camera well.

  2. Rob Redhead
    March 20, 2019

    Solid specs for sure, now Helio P70 no match for the Kirin 980, or 970 though.

  3. Piotr A
    March 27, 2019

    Alternative ? In what way ?

  4. treep
    April 1, 2019

    I hope this is way better than UMIDIGI One Max. Bought one recently but it stuck up and kept on

  5. treep
    April 1, 2019

    ..It would just turned off by itself and start all over again, so you end up supplying your pin number twice…it sucks!!! but I am trying my best to be patient…