Himax Pure III: Review

Himax Pure III: Review

Check out the Pure III. At a quick look, it feels alike to an Oppo N1 Mini and Xiaomi Redmi Note. The Pure III’s body is well-built and made up of polycarbonate. The phone’s dimensions feel good in hand. Weighing in at 149 grams and 8.6mm thick, the Pure III doesn’t feel too heavy for a 4.7-inch-screened phone.

Other Key Specifications:

  • DualSim
  • Dimensions: 139.8 x 66.2 x 8.6 mm
  • Screen Size: 720 x 1280 pixels(~ 312 ppi pixel density)
  • Screens: IGZO capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Dragontrail X Glass
  • Processor: 1.7GHz MediaTek MT6592 (octa-core)
  • Memory: 16 GB
  • Ram: 1 GB RAM
  • WLAN : Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Memory Card slot : No
  • OS: Amigo OS 4. 2.5 / Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  • CPU: 1.7 GHz Octa Core MT6592
  • GPU: Mali-450MP4
  • USB : MicroUSB v2.0
  • Camera: Rotating lens 13 MP, 4160 x 3120 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
  • Battery: Non-removable 2200 mAh Li-Po battery
  • GPS : Yes, with A-GPS support
  • Sensors : Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Bluetooth : Yes, v4.0 
  • Colors : Black, White


  • Powerful and solid design
  • Good quality camera
  • Excellent battery life


  • OS can’t be updated
  • The screen’s too sensitive
  • Amigo OS has too few customization options

The Pure III is a decent smartphone with nice specifications and a solid camera. Performance aimed Himax Pure III is very remarkable.

Himax Pure III is a premium smartphone with a low price. Himax Pure III is sold at Rp 2.4 million (US$195). In the same price range, the Himax Pure III is competing head to head with phones like the Xiaomi Redmi Note (2013), Motorola Moto G (2013), K-Touch Octa, and Huawei Honor 3C.

 Himax is the top smartphone vendor that comes from Japan. Himax for this is known vendors can merge superior mobile features and premium technical specifications with truly unexpected cost consumers.