Hands-on Review: Walton Primo RH3 – 8MP Front Snapper in Sub 10K Budget

A budget friendly device with 2GB of RAM from Walton recently hit the market namely Walton Primo RH3. The new comer is a fashion series smartphone, which mainly focuses on having the best possible looks on a budget with more RAM for speedy and smooth performance. Running on Android 7.0 Nougat OS there is a fingerprint sensor to add extra privacy to the device.
Pricing at BDT 9690 the phone packs in some decent hardware along with good looks and more internal storage, there is also a 2600 mAh battery to power the device. After using the phone thoroughly I could not but share some feedbacks with you. Hence, here is a full hands-on review of Walton Primo RH3.
Primo RH3 review
As like our previous reviews the Hands-on Review of Walton Primo RH3 covers the following–

  • Specs Synopsis
  • Unboxing
  • Design & Build Quality
  • Operating System
  • Display & User Interface
  • Hardware
  • Camera Performance
  • Multimedia Performance
  • Connectivity
  • Gaming Performance
  • Battery Life
  • Benchmark
  • Pricing
  • Conclusion

Highlighted specs of Primo RH3:

  • Android 7.0 Nougat
  • 1.25 GHz Quad Core Processor
  • MT6737 chipset and Mali T720 GPU
  • 5 inch HD IPS display
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB ROM
  • BSI 8MP Rear Camera
  • BSI 8MP Front Snapper
  • 2600 mAh Li-Polymer battery
  • OTG Support
  • Dual SIM
  • LTE support


While unboxing the Primo RH3 packaging, you will find the followings-

  • Charging Adapter with Data Cable
  • Earphone
  • SIM Ejector Pin
  • User Manual
  • Warranty Card

Primo RH3 unboxing

Design & Build Quality:

Crafted with a sleek finish for a comfortable grip, Primo RH3 is a delight every time one handles the device. It is also sleek and has the right weight so that it can be carried around without feeling as if it is a burden that you are bound to carry.
Button, port and speaker positioning is fairly standard for a mid-range device, with the power and volume keys on the right, USB at the bottom, 3.5mm audio port at the top and the speaker at the rear.
Primo RH3 hands-on review
The four on-screen navigation keys sit below the screen, while the fingerprint sensor is mounted to the home button.
Primo RH3 hands-on review

Operating System

The Primo RH3 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat, while the device comes with OTA upgrade feature enabled for further updates.
Primo RH3 review OS

Display & User Interface:

The 5-inch on cell HD (1280×720) IPS display adds richness to all the smartphone activities. The capacitive touch screen guarantees a pleasant experience while the 2.5D curved glass enhances the sense of touch. Whether you want to browse online, play games, watch movies or read, the vibrant display will always be delightful.
Let’s have a look into the User Interface of Walton Primo RH3-
Primo RH3 User Interface


The Primo RH3 is packed with the Mediatek MT6737 chipset with 1.25 GHz quad-core processor coupled with Mali T720 GPU. This enables apps to open quickly and web pages load easily.
Primo RH3 Chipset
It packs 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage, which is further expandable up to 64 GB.
Primo RH3 Storage

Camera Performance:

Primo RH3 is fitted with BSI 8MP cameras on both sides to save you the trouble and time. You can simply snap your precious memories, without worrying about which camera to use.
Let’s have a look on the Camera interface along with settings of Primo RH3-
Primo RH3 review Camera Settings and Interface
In terms of color reproduction, the rear shooter is one of the nice cameras you will see in a mid-range. The camera manages to keep the details of the image pretty well, even in low light.
Primo RH3 review Camera Sample
In the age of selfies and frequent social interactions, there is a BSI 8 MP front camera with a variety of settings and modes, so that you can adjust them according to your desire to get stunning selfies or videos.
Primo RH3 review Front Camera Sample

Multimedia Performance:

The audio output is clean. Presence of 2.5D curved display makes the viewing angle of Video pretty good.
Primo RH3 audio video review


In terms of connectivity, the Primo RH3 has LTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth V4, WLAN Hotspot, OTA. The device has the OTG option enabled so you can take more advantage of your smartphone. Whether you want to plug a flash disk, mouse or keyboard, it will all be possible now, giving you the ability to achieve more while you are on the go.

Gaming Performance:

Primo RH3 holds 64 bit powerful quad-core processor and Mali T720 GPU which ensures higher graphic speed so that you can enjoy High Definition games easily. It handles day to day tasks and some light to medium games really well.
Primo RH3 Gaming Review

Battery Life:

Primo RH3 packs a 2600 mAh battery. Therefore, with a full charge, you will easily be able to tackle your busy days without any difficulty. In case if your smartphone runs low on charge, the Integrated Battery Saver does a fantastic job, so you can stay tension-free.
Primo RH3 Battery Backup


In our AnTuTu tests the phone scored 36538 while GeekBench results in 572 (single-core) and 1534 (multi-core).
Primo RH3 review Antutu Benchmark and GFXBench Score

Things I liked on Primo RH3:

  • Elegant Design
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • BSI 8+8 MP Camera
  • Affordable pricing


Though the Primo RH3 comes with a wide range of good specs, it costs BDT 9690 only; considering the specs the pricing is worthy indeed.
Primo RH3 Price


The Walton Primo RH3 is definitely a very capable affordable Smartphone with charming design. With 4G support, Android 7.0 Nougat OS, Fingerprint Sensor, 2GB of RAM the phone can easily compete with any mid-ranger. Below 10K pricing makes it more competitive.

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