Comparison between:
- Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 SD636 China
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro SD636 India
- Xiaomi Redmi 5

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Xiaomi Redmi 5 PlusXiaomi Redmi Note 5 SD636 ChinaXiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro SD636 IndiaXiaomi Redmi 5
Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus
Prices
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 SD636 China
Prices
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro SD636 IndiaXiaomi Redmi 5
Prices
Model aliasRedmi 5PlusRedmi Note 5 AI Dual Camera--

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width75.45 mm
7.545 cm
0.248 ft
2.97 in
75.4 mm
7.54 cm
0.247 ft
2.969 in
75.4 mm
7.54 cm
0.247 ft
2.969 in
72.8 mm
7.28 cm
0.239 ft
2.866 in
Height158.5 mm
15.85 cm
0.52 ft
6.24 in
158.6 mm
15.86 cm
0.52 ft
6.244 in
158.6 mm
15.86 cm
0.52 ft
6.244 in
151.8 mm
15.18 cm
0.498 ft
5.976 in
Thickness8.05 mm
0.805 cm
0.026 ft
0.317 in
8.05 mm
0.805 cm
0.026 ft
0.317 in
8.05 mm
0.805 cm
0.026 ft
0.317 in
7.7 mm
0.77 cm
0.025 ft
0.303 in
Weight180 g
0.4 lbs
6.35 oz
181 g
0.4 lbs
6.38 oz
181 g
0.4 lbs
6.38 oz
157 g
0.35 lbs
5.54 oz
Volume96.27 cm³
5.85 in³
96.27 cm³
5.85 in³
96.27 cm³
5.85 in³
85.09 cm³
5.17 in³
ColorsGray
Gold
Blue
Rose-gold
Black
Black
Gold
Blue
Rose-gold
Black
Gold
Blue
Rose-gold
Gold
Black
Blue
Rose-gold
Body materialsMetal
Polycarbonate
Aluminium alloyAluminium alloyMetal
Polycarbonate

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards2222

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMACDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA 800 MHz-CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA-W-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
W-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
-
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
-TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
--UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 7
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)MIUI V9 (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)
MIUI V9 (Android 7.1.2 Nougat)
MIUI V10
MIUI V9.2 (Android 8.0 Oreo)
MIUI (Android 9.0 Pie)
MIUI V9.2 (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)
MIUI V9.5 (Android 8.1 Oreo)
MIUI V10.0 (Android 8.1 Oreo)
MIUI (Android 9.0 Pie)
MIUI V9 (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)
MIUI V9 (Android 7.1.2 Nougat)

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953Qualcomm Snapdragon 636Qualcomm Snapdragon 636Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
Process technology14 nm14 nm14 nm14 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A534x 1.8 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.6 GHz Kryo 2604x 1.8 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.6 GHz Kryo 260ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8ARMv8ARMv8
CPU cores8888
CPU frequency2000 MHz1800 MHz1800 MHz1800 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 506Qualcomm Adreno 509Qualcomm Adreno 509Qualcomm Adreno 506
GPU frequency650 MHz---
RAM capacity3 GB
4 GB
3 GB
4 GB
6 GB
4 GB
6 GB
2 GB
3 GB
4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channelDouble channelSingle channel
RAM frequency933 MHz1333 MHz1333 MHz933 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage32 GB
64 GB
32 GB
64 GB
128 GB
64 GB16 GB
32 GB
-eMMC 5.1eMMC 5.1-

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size5.99 in
152.15 mm
15.21 cm
5.99 in
152.15 mm
15.21 cm
5.99 in
152.15 mm
15.21 cm
5.7 in
144.78 mm
14.48 cm
Width2.68 in
68.04 mm
6.8 cm
2.68 in
68.04 mm
6.8 cm
2.68 in
68.04 mm
6.8 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.47 cm
Height5.36 in
136.08 mm
13.61 cm
5.36 in
136.08 mm
13.61 cm
5.36 in
136.08 mm
13.61 cm
5.1 in
129.5 mm
12.95 cm
Aspect ratio2:1
2:1 (18:9)
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
Resolution1080 x 2160 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels720 x 1440 pixels
Pixel density403 ppi
158 ppcm
403 ppi
158 ppcm
403 ppi
158 ppcm
282 ppi
110 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area77.68 %77.68 %77.68 %76.12 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Display manufacturer - Tianma
Corning Gorilla Glass
2.5D curved glass screen
1000:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²
85% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass
2.5D curved glass screen
1000:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²
84% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass
2.5D curved glass screen
1000:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²
84% NTSC
2.5D curved glass screen
1000:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²
72% NTSC

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1028 / Goodix--Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1035

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor modelOmniVision OV12A10Samsung S5K2L7Sony IMX486 Exmor RSOmniVision OV12A10
Sensor typePureCelISOCELLCMOSPureCel
Sensor size5.11 x 3.84 mm
0.25 in
--5.11 x 3.84 mm
0.25 in
Sensor format-1/2.56"1/2.9"1/2.8"
Pixel size1.277 µm
0.001277 mm
1.4 µm
0.001400 mm
1.25 µm
0.001250 mm
1.277 µm
0.001277 mm
Crop factor6.77--6.77
Aperturef/2.2f/1.9f/2.2f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.81 mm
25.81 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.81 mm3.81 mm3.81 mm
25.81 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeDual LEDDual LEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution4000 x 3000 pixels
12 MP
4000 x 3000 pixels
12 MP
4000 x 3000 pixels
12 MP
4000 x 3000 pixels
12 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Sensor type - PureCel PlusPhase detection with Dual Pixel
Secondary rear camera - 5 MP
Sensor model - Samsung S5K5E8 (#2)
Sensor type - CMOS BSI (#2)
Sensor size - 2.9 x 2.15 mm (#2)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.0 (#2)
Secondary rear camera - 5 MP
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.0 (#2)
Sensor type - PureCel Plus
Pixel size - 1.25 µm

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor modelOmniVision OV5675OmniVision OV13855Sony IMX376 Exmor RSOmniVision OV5675
Sensor typePureCelPureCelCMOS BSIPureCel
Sensor size2.98 x 2.21 mm
0.15 in
4.75 x 3.54 mm
0.23 in
-2.98 x 2.21 mm
0.15 in
Sensor format--1/2.78"1/5"
Pixel size1.151 µm
0.001151 mm
1.142 µm
0.001142 mm
1 µm
0.001000 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
Crop factor11.667.31-11.66
Aperturef/2-f/2.2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent2.64 mm
30.79 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
--2.64 mm
30.79 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Auxiliary light-LEDLED-
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
5384 x 3752 pixels
20.2 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
Features-Face unlockFace unlock-

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.25.05.04.2
FeaturesA2DP
HID
A2DP
EDR
HID
LE
A2DP
EDR
HID
LE
A2DP
HID

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
VoIP
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
VoIP

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AC3
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AC3
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
VC-1
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity4000 mAh4000 mAh4000 mAh3300 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time-23 h
1380 min
1 days
--
2G stand-by time408 h
24480 min
17 days
---
3G talk time-23 h
1380 min
1 days
--
3G stand-by time408 h
24480 min
17 days
---
Charger output power5 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)1.013 W/kg1.29 W/kg-0.529 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.47 W/kg1.24 W/kg-1.527 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)1.19 W/kg1.03 W/kg1.188 W/kg0.55 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.06 W/kg0.79 W/kg0.334 W/kg1.444 W/kg
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