Umidigi F3s is more of less like a more affordable variant as the Umidigi F3. While it both phones look the same on the outside, the F3s came with some tradeoffs in order to achieve a more affordable price. Umidigi F3s features the same display, cameras, battery, and physical build as the F3, but has a different chipset and lower memory.
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Umidigi F3s Key Specs and Features
- 6.7 inch IPS Display, 720 x 1650 pixels (269 ppi), 20.6:9 aspect ratio
- Stock Android 11
- Unisoc T610 (12 nm) Octa-core Chipset
- 6GB LPDDR4X RAM
- 48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP AI Triple Rear Camera
- 16MP Front Camera
- 128GB eMMC Built-in Storage, up to 256GB memory card
- Fingerprint Sensor (Side Mounted)
- 4G LTE with dual VoLTE
- 18W Fast Charging Capacity
- 5150 mAh Non-removable Li-ion Battery
Design and Display
Umidigi F3s features the same curved Matte finish as the F3 and offer the same color options: Hawaii Blue, Matte Sliver, Starry Black, Sunglow Gold, and Galaxy Blue. On the back, you have a bump housing the three rear cameras and the dual LED flash.
A dewdrop notch hosts the selfie camera in the front. The fingerprint sensor is located on the right side of the phone sharing the same spot as the power button.
Just like in the Umidigi A13, Umidigi A13s, and A13 Pro, you get a customizable button on the left. This button can be programmed so that a single click, double click, or long press will give you instant access to an app or a phone feature like turn on the flashlight.
Umidigi F3 has a 6.7-inch display with 720 x 1650 pixels resolution. The display should be great for watching movies and browsing the web.
For photography, the Umidigi F3s features a 48 megapixels AI enhanced triple camera on the back and a 16 megapixels camera on the front. Both cameras are exactly the same as the F3.
For the rear camera, the main Sony 48 megapixels sensor featuring wide angle 6-element lens with f/1.8 aperture and 78° FoV is supported by an 8 megapixels ultrawide angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and 120° FoV and a 5 megapixels macro lens with f/2.4 aperture and 80° FoV.
Hardware, Software and Other Features
Umidigi F3s runs Android 11 on a Unisoc T610 (12nm) Octa-core chipset. The chipset offers a dual-cluster architecture with a dual-core Cortex-A75 clocked at 1.8GHz and a hexa-core Cortex-A55 clocked at 1.8GHz.
This is different from the Mediatek Helio P70 available in the F3. Both chipsets seems equally matched so there is very little separating them.
This Umidigi phone has a 6GB LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB eMMC 5.1 built-in storage. It features a hybrid slot that supports up to 256GB memory card.
You get a 5150 mAh battery with up to 39 hours talktime and up to 20 hours of video playback. For charging, the smartphone offers 18W fast charging capacity.
The F3s features a 3.5mm headphone jack, a USB Type-C port and Bluetooth 5.0. You get an FM radio with a built-in FM antenna, so you do not need to plug in a earphone to the headphone jack to listen to FM radio.
The smartphone supports 4G LTE with dual 4G VoLTE and dual-Wi-Fi. It also supports NFC.
Umidigi F3s Price and Availability
Umidigi F3s price starts around $249.99 at leading online stores like AliExpress. The Umidigi F3s is expected to cost about 150,000 Naira in Nigeria, 2,720 GHC in Ghana and 41,900 KES in Kenya.
The smartphone is currently available for purchase on leading retail stores like AliExpress and Jumia. It was launched in May, 2022.
Umidigi F3s Specs
Here are a few specs of the Umidigi F3s:
- Platform: Android 11 (Stock Android)
- Processor: Unisoc T610 (12 nm) Octa-core Processor (1.8GHz dual-core Cortex A73 and 1.8GHz hexa-core Cortex A53)
- GPU: Mali-G52 3EE (614.4 MHz)
- Memory: 6GB LPDDR4X RAM
- Colours: Hawaii Blue, Matte Sliver, Starry Black, Sunglow Gold, Galaxy Blue
- Dimension: 168.3 x 76.6 x 8.75 mm
- Weight: 195 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual SIM
- Display: 6.7 inch IPS Display, 720 x 1650 pixels (269 ppi), 20.6:9 aspect ratio
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48 MP (wide), f/1.8 aperture, 78° FoV + 8 MP (ultra wide), f/2.2 aperture, 120° FoV + 5MP (macro), f/2.4 aperture and 80° FoV Triple Camera, [email protected] Videos
- Rear Camera Features: Panorama, HDR, dual-LED Flash, AI
- Front Camera: 16MP Camera, AI, f/2.2 aperture, [email protected] Videos
- Built-in Storage: 128 GB eMMC 5.1
- Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 256 GB via microSD card (uses hybrid slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900) – SIM 1 and SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: No
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA Band 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700), 5( 850), 6(800), 8(900), 19(800)
- 3G CDMA EVDO: No
- 4G LTE: Yes, FDD LTE bands B1 /2 /3 /4 /5 /7 /8 /12 /13 /17 /18 /19 /20 /25 /26 /28A /28B /B66 and TDD LTE bands 34 /38 /39 /40 /41
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: No
- 4G LTE: Yes with dual VoLTE
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.0
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: USB Type-C, USB on the Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes (With Built-in Antenna, no need to connect headphone)
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Side)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated mic)
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: Yes (Google Pay)
- Water Resistant: –
- Dust Resistant: –
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 5150 mAh Non removable Li-Po Battery
- Gaming Time: Up to 15 hours
- Video Playback: Up to 20 hours
- Talktime: Up to 39 hours
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes, 18W Fast Charging Capacity