The new model is targeted at gaming enthusiasts and comes with an ergonomic design that sports an RGB strip. It also comes preloaded with a proerietary tunning software called GameBoost that is touted to enhance your gaming experience by freeing up memory-invensive resources. The red magic also features an 18:9 display and has 8GB or RAM. Nubia has tied with Amazon India to start selling the Red Magic in the country starting Thursday, December20.
Specifically designed for mobile gamers, the Nubia Red Magic features a dual air convection cooling system that is designed with three cooling ports, additional layers of graphite, and toppers with a convex-styled back. This is claimed to help the smartphone manage internal temperature while playing resources-intensive games.
The phone has also game boos button that activates the GameBoost mode to boos the system performance. The gaming mode also enbales users to disable incoming calls, message, and others notification-all at the flick of a switch. Furthermore, the smartphone has a 16.8- million colour RGB LED strip that sits in line with a aviation-grade aluminium alloy build
The phone runs on stock Android 8.1 Oreo and features a 5.99-inch full-HD+ LTPS TFT display along with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The display panel is protected 2.5D NEG T2X-1 glass panel. Under the hood, there is an octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC, paired with Adreno 540 GPU and 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM.
The phone has 24 megapixel camera sensor at the back that has 0.9-micron pixel and size and an f/1.7 aperture. For selfies, the Red Magic has an 8 megapixel sensor at the front with 1.12 micron pixel and an f/2.0 aperture.
The Nubia Red Magic has 128GB of UFS 2.1 onboard storage. On the connectivity front, the handset has 4G VoLTE, dual-band 2X2 MIMO Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, a USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors onboard include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, electronic compass, fingerprint sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.
Further, the Nubia Red Magic packs a 3,800mAh battery that supports NeoPower 3.0 and Nubia fast charging technologies. It measures 158.1×74.9×9.5mm and weighs 185 grams.