Jiayu S3 – 3GB RAM, LTE and 64Bit SoC for PHP 9143

It looks like 2014 is a wonderful year of the Chinese phone makers which pointed out many success and also showed the possibilities for new company. And the Jia Yu S3 is beginning to prove it.


Jiayu have been putting the S3 some previous months and  which is logical, they have been revealed specifically about specs and design. All of its information is completely, except for the launch date and, most importantly, the price.

Well today we at least now get the official Chinese price for the flagship S3, a handset that is pround of 4G LTE, a 64bit Mediatek SoC and up to 3GB RAM!


There are 2 versions of the Jia Yu S3, including with a 2GB RAM variant without NFC and a 3GB RAM variant with NFC. Although those are the Chinese prices, meaning that some surcharge might be added, likely shipping fee, commission, etc. But lastly, it’s still a good bargain. Some important specs is revealed, such as: a 5.5-inch 1080p display, dual SIM, 13 mega-pixel Sony IMX214 rear camera, 3000mAh battery, dual flash. And JiaYu ensure for accurate and fast GPS. Audio hardware is promising too, with the phone boasting dual speakers. With just 16GB on board it is great to have a micro SD card is part of the package with plenty of room to replace for dual SIM slots too.


With a wise design, we can see that the JiaYu S3 is one of the best looking JiaYu flagship up-to-date. Full dimensions are 152 x 75.5 x 8.9mm. Body thickness is 8.9mm but a nicely tapered rear means the phone will fit your hand well than it actually is. JiaYu designers have also done a great job of keeping the overall width down to only 75.5mm, a very respectable figure for a 5.5-inch device.

Until now, the official annoucement of the actual launch date which is so far set to “early January”. What do you think, all of you guys?

Some hands-on pics




Updated March 30th: 

Now buy this amazing JiaYu S3  for 203.98 USD (or PHP 9143 ) at GearBest. Please use our Special Coupon Code to get to this price. Coupon code: JYS3. However, the phone will be only available in Black and 3GB. And after that, don’t remember to let you know how much you love it.