Flipkart Marq M3 Smart Review: Great Battery & Pretty Great Features | GadgetGuruBN

Last updated on 02/02/2021 11:45 PM IST.
Hello & welcome to GadgetGuruBN website.
Flipkart on 26/09/2021 launched the Marq M3 Smart which is a budget android smartphone in India priced at Rs.7,999 & these are my honest thoughts about it. 
Keeping track of all smartphones to compare & buy has never been easy but with "TG's One Link Solution" everything now at your fingertips Click Here to Know More 
1. Battery [8.5/10]
Device comes with Li-Po 5000 mAh battery which does not supports fast charging but features reverse charging. The battery life should be great as it features,
  • Bigger battery size.
  • 28nm fabrication of the SOC.
Battery Life Stats
SOT [Screen on Time]: Upto 7:30 hrs average.
Battery Life: Upto 2 days average.

3. Features [8/10]
The device comes with great features which includes,
  • Important sensors: comes with basic sensors such as proximity, accelerometer & light sensors.
  • Connectivity options: Single-Band WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.2, Micro USB 2.0 port, GPS (A-GPS, GLONASS & Beidou), Dual SIM (dual nano SIM, dual 4G, VoLTE, VoWiFi) & Dedicated Micro SD card slot. 
  • Audio features: Single speaker & 3.5mm headphone jack
2. Performance [8/10]
Device comes with Unisoc SC9863A 28nm SOC & runs Android 10 OS with Flipkart's custom interface on top. The overall performance should be pretty great as it features,
  • 4 ARM-Cortex A55 CPU clocked at 1.6 Ghz & 4 ARM-Cortex A55 CPU clocked at 1.2 Ghz with IMG8322 GPU. 
  • 2GB RAM & 32GB eMMC 5.1 Storage.
4. Display [8/10]
Device comes with 6.08 inch display which should offer pretty great quality as it features,
  • IPS LCD 60Hz refresh rate panel with HD+ [1560 X 720 pixels] resolution.
  • Very good 282 ppi sharpness & 20:9 aspect ratio.
5. Form Factor [8/10]
  • Dimensions: 148 x 70.9 x 10.75 mm & Weight: 185 gms.
  • Build: Glass front, Plastic back & frame.
6. Camera [7.5/10]
Device comes with [2] rear cameras with LED flash & [1] front camera. The overall camera quality [image & video] should be pretty great [8/10] in day & pretty good [6.6/10] in night as it features [camera features 0.2],
  • Main: 13MP.
  • Secondary: AI portrait.
  • Video recording options include FHD [1080p@24fps]. It features Portrait mode, Night mode, HDR & more
  • Front: 5MP.
  • Video recording options include HD [720p@24fps].
7. Box Contents: Flipkart Marq M3 Smart [Device itself], Adapter, USB cable, Guides / Paper work & SIM tool.

8. Price, Variants, Colors & Availability
1 Price: Rs.7,999.
1 Variants: 2+32GB. 
2 Colors: Black & Blue.
Availability: Available from 07/10/2021 via,
Flipkart: Shop Now
Launch Offer: Introductory price of Rs.6,299.

9. Pros, Cons, GadgetGuruBN Product Rating & VFM Rating
Pros Cons
 + Great battery life   - Better SOC could be used & 3GB ram
 could have been offered
 + Pretty great features   - Camera quality could be slightly better 
 + Pretty great performance   - Display quality could be slightly better
 + Pretty great display   - Older bluetooth version 4.2 & No Type-C
 + Pretty great build  - Slight premium price
 + Very good camera   

1. Product Rating: 8/10.
2. VFM Rating: 7.3/10. 
3. GadgetGuruBN Rating: 7.65/10.

10. Final Words
Summing up my thoughts the Flipkart Marq M3 Smart is a pretty great smartphone at a very good price, Also do let me know your thoughts in the comments below. 

11. Why you should buy this smartphone?
If you are looking for a pretty great smartphone that offers great battery life & pretty great features and performance in the 8K budget than this smartphone might be the best option for you.
That's it for this one & I hope you found this post / article helpful to get better idea of what this smartphone is about. Subscribe to GadgetGuruBN website for all the latest updates.
Follow GadgetGuruBN on Facebook | Instagram | Telegram 
As always stay awesome & have a great day.