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TikTok Owner ByteDance Launches Its First Smartphone, the Smartisan Jianguo Pro 3 With Snapdragon 855+ SoC

TikTok Owner ByteDance Launches Its First Smartphone, the Smartisan Jianguo Pro 3 With Snapdragon 855+ SoC

Smartisan Jianguo Pro 3 is now on sale in China, but no word on international availability

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Smartisan Jianguo Pro 3 features a 6.39-inch Full-HD+ AMOLED display
  • It packs a 48-megapixel main camera with Sony IMX586 sensor
  • The phone comes equipped with a 4,000mAh battery with 18W charging
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  • Smartisan Jianguo Pro 3

TikTok owner ByteDance was tipped to be working on its own smartphone earlier this year. The culmination of ByteDance’s efforts has now gone official in the form of the Smartisan Jianguo Pro 3 aka Nut Pro 3 (translated) – a flagship phone that is powered by the Snapdragon 855+ SoC and comes equipped with four rear cameras. The phone offers a host of software features such as selfie lighting and also lets users directly access the TikTok app with a single swipe on the lock screen.

Smartisan Jianguo Pro 3 price

The Smartisan Jianguo Pro 3 aka Nut Pro 3 has been launched in three configurations and colour options in China. The base 8GB + 128GB storage variant has been priced at CNY 2,899 (roughly Rs. 29,000) in China, while the 8GB + 256GB version carries a price tag of CNY 3,199 (roughly Rs. 32,000). Both these variants will be available in Black and White colour options. There is also a 12GB + 256GB variant that only comes in a green-ish Matsutake colour and carries a price tag of CNY 3,599 (roughly Rs. 36,000) in its home market.

Smartisan Jianguo Pro 3 is now up for grabs in China, with the first sale offering a discount of CNY 200 (roughly Rs. 2,000) on all variants of the phone. However, there is no word on the phone’s availability in markets outside China.