Another gaming Smartphone has been announced, lets make welcome the Nubia Red Magic Mars Smartphone! It arrives with superfluous specifications and features. Recall that Nubia is ZTE sub-brand Smartphone company. Xiaomi Black Shark Helo is also another gaming Smartphone.
The Nubia Red Magic Mars was officially launched in the market, and it comes with the latest features, and specifications. The mobile phone was named rightly after the popular video game: God of War. Previously, the company launched the Nubia X, lets see what they have got for us.
The Nubia Red Magic Mars arrives with both liquid and air cooling to increase CPU performance by up to 70 percent by reducing the temperature by up to 13.2-degrees. And there is the touch-sensitive shoulder button and 10GB of RAM, we have just three Smartphone with 10GB RAM.
Nubia Red Magic Mars Specs
*. Display: 6″ FHD+ (2160 x 1080 pixels; 18:9) In-Cell LCD display with 2.5D curved glass
*. Dimensions: 158.25 mm × 75 mm × 9.85mm
*. Weight: 193g
*. Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845: 64-bit Octa-core SoC, clocked at 2.8GHz;
*. GPU: Adreno 630
*. USB Port: USB Type-C
*. SIM: Dual SIM support
*. Fingerprint Sensor: YES (rear-mounted)
*. OS: Android 9 Pie underneath Redmagic OS v1.6
*. RAM: 6GB / 8GB and 10GB
*. Storage: 64GB / 128GB and 256GB
– Back Camera: 16MP, f/1.8 aperture, PDAF, dual-tone LED flash
– Front Camera: 8MP, f/2.0, wide-angle lens
*. Battery: 3,800mAh with fast charging support
Design and Display
The last generation, Nubia X was launched with dual camera, fingerprint sensor but lacks the front selfie camera. The phones released by the company are mainly focused at gaming, and the Nubia Red Magic Mars isn’t different from others.
But it comes with bunch of new impressive specifications, and features. It sports a 6-inch Full-HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio, and the screen resolution is 1080 x 2160 pixels. The design of the phone is also a standing order, it is standout from others in the category.
The Nubia Red Magic Mars arrives with a unique design, there are two Red Magic touch game buttons, for landscape mode, while gaming. Capacitive shoulder buttons which provides additional controls, and you can attached a joystick to end of the phone.
The device features a LED light strip on the metallic back, which is also seen on the ROG gaming phone. At the back of the Smartphone, there is the fingerprint sensor scanner, which is rear mounted. Available in red and black models.
Cameras and Connectivity
For the camera optics features, the Nubia Red Magic Mars arrives with a single camera lens at the front and back of the Smartphone. The Nubia Red Magic Mars is not a camera centric Smartphone, but a gaming focused mobile phone.
At the back of the camera, it consists of a single 16-megapixel camera with f/1.8 aperture and phase detection autofocus (PDAF). While at the front, the smartphone comes with a 8-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Network and connectivity options includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, USB Type-C, and 3.5mm audio jack. Sensors on board include ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor among others.
Performance and Battery
The Nubia Red Magic Mars runs on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC clocked at 2.8GHz, this is a huge different from the April’s Nubia Red Magic with Snapdragon 835 processor. The phone runs on Red Magic OS 1.6 based on Android 9.0 Pie.
The Red Magic Mars sports the vapor cooling system to keep the phone from overheating, a motor-based rumble system and RGB light strip that reacts to in-game action. Other gaming focused features includes monitor system performance, DTS 7.1 support, and force feedback.
The vapor cooling system helps to reduce the device temperature by up to 13°C and improve CPU performance by up to 70%. The phone also offer “4D gaming experience” with real-time recognition of game scenes that vibrates the phone to match more than 40 game scenes.
Others includes voice changer, stereo speakers are also built right into the phone. Under the hood, the phone is fueled by a 3,800mAh battery capacity. This will last for a longer period of time, enhanced with the OS and the processor.
The Nubia Red Magic Mars comes in three models, 6GB RAM and 64GB storage, 8GB RAM and 128GB storage and there is the higher or the premium variants, 10GB RAM and 256GB storage with fixed price. However, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 also come with 10GB RAM.
Price of Red Magic Mars
– Red Magic Mars: 6GB + 64GB storage costs CNY 2,699 / ₹27,500 / $390
– Red Magic Mars: 8GB + 128GB storage costs CNY 3,199 / ₹32,500/ $460
– Red Magic Mars: 10GB + 256GB storage costs CNY 3,999 / ₹40,500 / $575
The Nubia Red Magic Mars is available for pre-ordering in China. And users or customers in China can pre-order the Smartphone starting from December 7, 2018. Meanwhile, there is no word, if this gaming phone would ever make its way out of China. Anyways, welcome to the trend wave of gaming phones on Android!