Comparison between:
- ZTE V5 Max
- Xiaomi Mi 9

Brand and model

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

ZTE V5 MaxXiaomi Mi 9
ZTE V5 MaxXiaomi Mi 9
Prices
Model alias-Mi9
M1902F1G

Design

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

Width77.2 mm
7.72 cm
0.253 ft
3.039 in
74.67 mm
7.467 cm
0.245 ft
2.94 in
Height153.5 mm
15.35 cm
0.504 ft
6.043 in
157.5 mm
15.75 cm
0.517 ft
6.201 in
Thickness9.7 mm
0.97 cm
0.032 ft
0.382 in
7.61 mm
0.761 cm
0.025 ft
0.3 in
Weight180 g
0.4 lbs
6.35 oz
173 g
0.38 lbs
6.1 oz
Volume114.95 cm³
6.98 in³
89.5 cm³
5.44 in³
ColorsWhiteBlack
Blue
Violet
Body materials-Aluminium alloy
Glass

SIM card

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

SIM card typeMicro-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 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-CDMA-W-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1700 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
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LTELTE 1800 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-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
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 4
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 18
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 4.4 KitKatMIUI V10.2 (Android 9.0 Pie)
User interface (UI)nubia 2.5-

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 410 MSM8916Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Process technology28 nm7 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A531x 2.84 GHz Kryo 485, 3x 2.42 GHz Kryo 485, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 485
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
-
CPU cores48
CPU frequency1200 MHz2840 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 306Qualcomm Adreno 640
GPU frequency400 MHz-
RAM capacity2 GB6 GB
8 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR4X
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency533 MHz2133 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB64 GB
128 GB
-UFS 2.1

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
-

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
6.39 in
162.31 mm
16.23 cm
Width2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.68 in
68.02 mm
6.8 cm
Height4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
5.8 in
147.37 mm
14.74 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
2.167:1
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel density267 ppi
104 ppcm
403 ppi
158 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area70.6 %85.5 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
-Display manufacturer - Samsung
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
2.5D curved glass screen
Always-On Display
60000:1 contrast ratio
430 cd/m²
Peak brightness - 600 cd/m²
103.8% NTSC
DC dimming
HDR10

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
-In-display fingerprint sensor
Step detector
Step counter

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 model-Sony IMX586 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSI
Sensor format-1/2"
Pixel size-0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
ISO-100 - 3200
Aperturef/2.2f/1.75
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-4.75 mm
27 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses-6
Flash typeLEDDual LED
Image resolution4160 x 3096 pixels
12.88 MP
8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps60 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
Autofocus
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)
Laser autofocus (LAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
-Pixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
1080p @ 960 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3M5 (#2)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#2)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
6-element lens (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 51 mm (#2)
Third rear camera - 16 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor model - Sony IMX481 Exmor RS (#3)
Sensor size - 1/3" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#3)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#3)
6-element lens (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 17 mm (#3)
Angle of view - 117° (#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.

Pixel size-0.9 µm
0.000900 mm
Aperture-f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.52 mm
18 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Image resolution2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
5184 x 3880 pixels
20.11 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
DTSHeadphone adapter

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
GLONASS
A-GPS
GPS (L1+L5)
GLONASS (L1)
BeiDou (B1)
Galileo (E1+E5a)

Wi-Fi

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

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
-2x2 MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version4.05.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
LE

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
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 jackYesNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
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
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC

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
MP4
WMV
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity3100 mAh3300 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time29 h
1740 min
1.2 days
-
2G stand-by time632 h
37920 min
26.3 days
-
3G talk time24 h
1440 min
1 days
-
3G stand-by time706 h
42360 min
29.4 days
-
4G stand-by time645 h
38700 min
26.9 days
-
Charger output power-5 V / 3 A
9 V / 3 A
12 V / 2.25 A
20 V / 1.35 A
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+
FeaturesRemovableWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
-Wireless charging - 20 W

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)-1.389 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-1.301 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.99 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-1.04 W/kg
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