Comparison between:
- Xiaomi Mi 9T
- Huawei Honor 9x Pro
- Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2019)

Brand and model

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

Xiaomi Mi 9THuawei Honor 9x ProSamsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2019)
Xiaomi Mi 9T
Prices
Huawei Honor 9x Pro
Prices
Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2019)
Model alias-HLK-AL10
HLK-TL10
SM-G887FD
G887FD
SM-G887N
G887N

Design

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

Width74.3 mm
7.43 cm
0.24 ft
2.93 in
77.2 mm
7.72 cm
0.25 ft
3.04 in
74.9 mm
7.49 cm
0.25 ft
2.95 in
Height156.7 mm
15.67 cm
0.51 ft
6.17 in
163.1 mm
16.31 cm
0.54 ft
6.42 in
158.4 mm
15.84 cm
0.52 ft
6.24 in
Thickness8.8 mm
0.88 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
8.8 mm
0.88 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
7.4 mm
0.74 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
Weight191 g
0.42 lbs
6.74 oz
206 g
0.45 lbs
7.27 oz
173 g
0.38 lbs
6.1 oz
Volume102.46 cm³
6.22 in³
110.8 cm³
6.73 in³
87.79 cm³
5.33 in³
ColorsBlack
Blue
Red
Phantom Purple
Midnight Black
Blue
Green
Gray
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Certification--IP68

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
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Number of SIM cards222
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
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz-
W-CDMAW-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 1900 MHz (B2)
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 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
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 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 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 700 MHz (B28)

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 15
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE

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 Global 10.3.11 (Android 9.0 Pie)Android 9.0 PieAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)-EMUI 9.1.1Experience 9.5

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 730Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 810Qualcomm Snapdragon 710
Process technology8 nm7 nm10 nm
CPU2x 2.2 GHz Kryo 470, 6x 1.8 GHz Kryo 4702x 2.27 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 6x 1.88 GHz ARM Cortex-A552x 2.2 GHz Kryo 360, 6x 1.7 GHz Kryo 360
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2200 MHz2270 MHz2200 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 618ARM Mali-G52 MP6Qualcomm Adreno 616
GPU cores-6-
GPU frequency-820 MHz500 MHz
RAM capacity6 GB6 GB
8 GB
6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4X-LPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channel-Double channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz-1866 MHz
8-layer Graphite Stack Cooling System
Mi Turbo
Game Turbo 2.0
GPU Turbo 3.0
Da Vinci dedicated NPU
Liquid coolinh
-

Storage

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

Storage64 GB
128 GB
128 GB
256 GB
128 GB
UFS 2.1UFS 2.1-

Memory cards

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

Types-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/technologySuper AMOLEDIPSIPS
Diagonal size6.39 in
162.31 mm
16.23 cm
6.59 in
167.39 mm
16.74 cm
6.4 in
162.56 mm
16.26 cm
Width2.68 in
68.02 mm
6.8 cm
2.76 in
70.14 mm
7.01 cm
2.68 in
68.12 mm
6.81 cm
Height5.8 in
147.37 mm
14.74 cm
5.98 in
151.98 mm
15.2 cm
5.81 in
147.6 mm
14.76 cm
Aspect ratio2.167:12.167:12.167:1
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel density403 ppi
158 ppcm
391 ppi
153 ppcm
403 ppi
158 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area86.37 %84.94 %85.02 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
2.5D curved glass screen
60000:1 contrast ratio
430 cd/m²
Peak brightness - 600 cd/m²
103.8% NTSC
100% DCI-P3
Always-On Display
DCI-P3
HDR10
2.5D curved glass screen
COF (Chip-On-Flex)
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
Display manufacturer - Boe
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)

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
In-display fingerprint sensor (7th Gen.)
Step detector
Step counter
Side-mounted fingerprint sensor-

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 IMX582 Exmor RSSony IMX582 Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOS BSI-CMOS
Sensor format1/2"1/2"-
Pixel size0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
-
ISO100 - 3200--
Aperturef/1.75f/1.8f/1.7
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.77 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
--
Field of view79 °--
Number of lenses6--
Flash typeDual LEDLEDDual LED
Image resolution8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
5632 x 4224 pixels
23.79 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
RAW
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
AIS Super Night Mode 2.0
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)
Pixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - OmniVision OV8856 (#2)
Sensor type - PureCel (#2)
Sensor size - 3.6783 x 2.76768 mm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
5-element lens (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 52 mm (#2)
Angle of view - 44.6° (#2)
2x Optical zoom (#2)
Third rear camera - 13 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3L6 (#3)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#3)
Sensor size - 1/3.1" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#3)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
5-element lens (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 15 mm (#3)
Angle of view - 124.8° (#3)
Pixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
720p @ 480 fps
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Secondary rear camera - 10 MP (telephoto)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Third rear camera - 5 MP
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#3)

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 BSI-
Pixel size0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
--
Aperturef/2.2f/2.2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.52 mm
18 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
--
Image resolution5184 x 3880 pixels
20.11 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
5632 x 4224 pixels
23.79 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
Features-Face unlockFace unlock
Mechanical pop-up front camera
Sapphire glass cover
Mechanical pop-up front camera-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Smart PA
Qualcomm WCD9340 audio chip
192 kHz/24 bit audio playback
-Headphone adapter

Radio

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

RadioYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
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
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
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
2x2 MiMO--

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.05.0
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP
Qualcomm TrueWireless Stereo Plus--

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version2.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
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 jackYesYesNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
ANT+

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

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
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
aptX-adaptive
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
HWA
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
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
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
WMV7
WMV8
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 mAh3400 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power5 V / 3 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
5 V / 2 A-
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 4+--
FeaturesFast 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)1.341 W/kg--
Body SAR (EU)1.511 W/kg--
Head SAR (USA)1.19 W/kg--
Body SAR (USA)1.18 W/kg--
 Xiaomi Mi 9THuawei Honor 9x ProSamsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2019)