Comparison between:
- Cubot Note 20 Pro
- Meizu Note 8

Brand and model

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

Cubot Note 20 ProMeizu Note 8
Cubot Note 20 Pro
Prices
Meizu Note 8
Model alias-Note8
M822H
M822Q

Design

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

Width77 mm
7.7 cm
0.253 ft
3.031 in
75.5 mm
7.55 cm
0.248 ft
2.972 in
Height155.8 mm
15.58 cm
0.511 ft
6.134 in
153.6 mm
15.36 cm
0.504 ft
6.047 in
Thickness9.1 mm
0.91 cm
0.03 ft
0.358 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
Weight200 g
0.44 lbs
7.05 oz
168 g
0.37 lbs
5.93 oz
Volume109.17 cm³
6.63 in³
91.61 cm³
5.56 in³
ColorsBlue
Green
Black
Black
Blue
Red
Violet
Body materialsPolycarbonateMetal

SIM card

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

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards22
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)

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 (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
W-CDMAW-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
-
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTS-UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 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 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
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)Android 10FlyMe (Android 8.1 Oreo)

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.

SoCMediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771)Qualcomm Snapdragon 632
Process technology12 nm14 nm
CPU4x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 1.8 GHz Kryo 250, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 250
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8
CPU cores88
CPU frequency2000 MHz1800 MHz
GPUARM Mali-G72 MP3Qualcomm Adreno 506
GPU cores3-
GPU frequency800 MHz-
RAM capacity8 GB4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channelSingle channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage128 GB64 GB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
-

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSIPS
Diagonal size6.5 in
165.1 mm
16.51 cm
6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
Width2.67 in
67.75 mm
6.78 cm
2.68 in
68.16 mm
6.82 cm
Height5.93 in
150.56 mm
15.06 cm
5.37 in
136.31 mm
13.63 cm
Aspect ratio2.222:12:1
2:1 (18:9)
Resolution720 x 1600 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels
Pixel density270 ppi
106 ppcm
402 ppi
158 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area85.3 %80.37 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
2.5D curved glass screen
In-cell
1300:1
450 cd/m²
90% NTSC
2.5D curved glass screen
1500:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²
83% NTSC

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall

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 modelSony IMX486Sony IMX362 Exmor RS
Sensor type-CMOS
Sensor format-1/2.56"
Pixel size-1.4 µm
0.001400 mm
ISO-50 - 1600
Aperturef/2f/1.9
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.94 mm
23 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses-6
Flash typeDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution4096 x 3024 pixels
12.39 MP
4000 x 3000 pixels
12 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Self-timer
Scene mode
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)
Secondary rear camera - 20MP (depth-sensing)
Sensor model - Sony IMX350 (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP (photo-sensitive)
Fourth rear camera - VGA
Available also with Samsung S5K2L7 (ISOCELL)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Secondary rear camera - 5 MP
4-element lens (#2)

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 type-CMOS
Aperture-f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-2.5 mm
Number of lenses-4
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesFace unlockFace unlock

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

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

RadioYesNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
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
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

Bluetooth

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

Version4.24.2
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
LE

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
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 jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE

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

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
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
FLAC
M4A
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
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WebM
WMV
WMV9
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WMV
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity4200 mAh3600 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
Charger output power5 V / 2 A-
Quick charge technology-mCharge 4.0
FeaturesFast charging
Removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
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