Hands-on Review: Walton Primo NH3i – BSI 5MP Selfie-shooter with LED Flash

Recently a smartphone from Walton hit the market with entry-level price and mid-level features. Modeled as Primo NH3i the phone comes with 5MP selfies-shooter along with a 5MP rear camera. Running on Android 7.0 Nougat, the device is packed with 1.3GHz Quad Core Processor, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage.

Pricing at BDT 6,290 the Primo NH3i comes with good looks along with 5.5 inch HD IPS Display. There’s a 2500 mAh battery which can manage a good battery backup.
Primo NH3i review
We have used both the devices thoroughly and could not but share some feedbacks with you. Hence, here is a full on review of Walton Primo NH3i

As like our previous reviews the Hands-on Review of Walton Primo NH3i covers the following–

  • Specs Synopsis
  • Unboxing
  • Design & Build Quality
  • Operating System
  • Display & User Interface
  • Hardware
  • Camera Performance
  • Audio and Video
  • Connectivity
  • Gaming Performance
  • Battery Life
  • Benchmark
  • Pricing
  • Final Thoughts

Key specs of and NH3:

  • Android 7.0 Nougat
  • 1.3 GHz Quad Core Processor
  • MT6580 chipset and Mali-400 GPU
  • 5.5 inch display
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB ROM
  • 5 MP Rear Camera
  • 5 MP Front Snapper
  • 2500 mAh Li-ion battery
  • Dual SIM

Primo NH3i specs review


The device comes with a decent packaging including-

  • Charging Adapter with Data Cable
  • Earphone
  • User Manual
  • Warranty Card

Design & Build Quality:

The Primo NH3i is exceptionally comfortable to hold even when used with one hand, due to the sleek dimensions and minimalistic weight. Enhanced with a scratch resistant glass layer which protects your screen from scratches and makes the device look more elegant.
Primo NH3i Review
Button, port and speaker positioning is fairly standard for an entry-level device, with the power and volume keys on the right, USB and 3.5mm audio port at the top and the Walton Logo at the rear.

Operating System

The phone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat OS.
Primo NH3i review OS

Display & User Interface:

The phone comes with 5.5-inch IPS display with 1280×720 pixels HD resolution which ensures bright colored images with clarity. The accustomed luminosity provides a large viewing angle making it ideal for entertainment. Whether you want to browse online, read, play games, watch movies or video chat, you will surely enjoy your tasks on the big screen.
Let’s have a look into the User Interface-
Primo NH3i User Interface


The Primo NH3i is powered by the Mediatek chipset with 1.3 GHz quad-core processor coupled with Mali 400 GPU.
Primo NH3i Chipset
The device is packed with 8GB of ROM while the storage can be expanded up to 64GB. The Primo NH3i has also 1GB of RAM to run the device smoothly.
Primo NH3i Storage

Camera Performance:

Fitted with a BSI 5MP camera with LED Flash at the front and rear, Primo NH3i performs better than your expectations. Packed with various options including professional camera mode, beauty mode, filter mode, time-lapse, scene frame mode and so much more, all of which will definitely bring out your inner photographer. The interface is simple and well organized so that it is easy to explore all the options as you click.
Primo NH3i review Camera Settings and Interface
Let’s check a camera sample:
Primo NH3i review Camera Settings and Interface

It has a BSI 5MP front camera with LED flash for better selfies even in low-lit or dark environments.
Primo NH3i review Camera Settings and Interface

Audio and Video

The audio output of the device is clean.
Primo NH3i audio review
Presence of bright display makes the viewing angle of Video pretty good.
Primo NH3i video review


In terms of connectivity, the & Primo NH3i has Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth V4, WLAN Hotspot, OTA etc.

Gaming Performance:

Though is an entry level device, the quad-core processor of it ensures decent graphic speed in playing entry and mid-level games.

Battery Life:

With optimized software and 2500 mAh of battery the Walton Primo NH3i manages to cut more than a day. Talking about the screen-on-time it gave fair amount of 6.5 hours, which is good enough.
Primo NH3i battery review


In our AnTuTu tests the Primo NH3i scored 24593, in Geekbench test the score is 418 (single-core) & 1212 (multi-core)
Primo NH3i review AnTuTu Benchmark


Well configured Primo NH3i costs BDT 6290 only, considering the specs the pricing is worthy indeed.
Primo NH3i Price

Final Words:

The Walton Primo NH3i is definitely a very capable affordable Smartphone with decent design, good camera and nice features. Driven by a 1.3GHz Quad Core Processor, 1GB RAM and 8GB ROM (Expandable up to 64GB), the Primo NH3i is a strong contender in its range. Not only will it become easier to multi-task, but the sleek and stylish design will also make it an attractive device.

Signing off for now! Don’t forget to put down your valuable opinion/query in the comment box.



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