Comparison between:
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 7
- Realme 2 Pro
- Apple iPhone XS Max
- Xiaomi Pocophone F1

Brand and model

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

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7Realme 2 ProApple iPhone XS MaxXiaomi Pocophone F1
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7
Prices
Realme 2 ProApple iPhone XS Max
Prices
Xiaomi Pocophone F1
Prices
Model aliasRedmi Note7
Red Rice Note 7
Red Rice Note7
2Pro
RMX1801
RMX1807
A2101
A2104
Poco F1

Design

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

Width75.21 mm
7.52 cm
0.25 ft
2.96 in
74 mm
7.4 cm
0.24 ft
2.91 in
77.4 mm
7.74 cm
0.25 ft
3.05 in
75.5 mm
7.55 cm
0.25 ft
2.97 in
Height159.21 mm
15.92 cm
0.52 ft
6.27 in
156.7 mm
15.67 cm
0.51 ft
6.17 in
157.5 mm
15.75 cm
0.52 ft
6.2 in
155.7 mm
15.57 cm
0.51 ft
6.13 in
Thickness8.1 mm
0.81 cm
0.03 ft
0.32 in
8.5 mm
0.85 cm
0.03 ft
0.33 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
Weight186 g
0.41 lbs
6.56 oz
174 g
0.38 lbs
6.14 oz
208 g
0.46 lbs
7.34 oz
187 g
0.41 lbs
6.6 oz
Volume96.99 cm³
5.89 in³
98.56 cm³
5.99 in³
96.3 cm³
5.85 in³
104.62 cm³
6.35 in³
ColorsBlue
Red
Black
Black
Blue
Silver
Gray
Gold
Gray
Red
Blue
Body materialsGlass
Plastic
PolycarbonateStainless steel
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
Kevlar
Certification--IP68P2i for splash resistance

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
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Number of SIM cards2212
Features-Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)-
--Dual SIM - nano-SIM and eSIM
Dual nano-SIM - market dependent
-

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 800 MHz
CDMA 1700/2100 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
-
CDMA2000--1xEV-DO Rev. A-
W-CDMAW-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 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
-TD-SCDMA 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
-
UMTS-UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 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-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
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-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 800 MHz (B18)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 800 MHz (B20)
LTE 1900+ MHz (B25)
LTE 800 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz de (B29)
LTE 2300 MHz (B30)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)
LTE 600 MHz (B71)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

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 18
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 16
LTE-A
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 16

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 V10.2 (Android 9.0 Pie)ColorOS 5.2 (Android 8.1 Oreo)
ColorOS 6.0 (Android 9.0 Pie)
iOS 12MIUI V9.6 (Android 8.1 Oreo)
MIUI (Android 9.0 Pie)

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 660 MSM8976 PlusQualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 PlusApple A12 Bionic APL1W81Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Process technology14 nm14 nm7 nm10 nm
CPU4x 2.2 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.84 GHz Kryo 2604x 1.95 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.84 GHz Kryo 2602x 2.5 GHz Vortex, 4x 1.59 GHz Tempest4x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 385
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)--128 KB + 128 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)--8192 KB
8 MB
1536 KB
1.5 MB
Level 3 cache memory (L3)---2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores8868
CPU frequency2200 MHz1950 MHz2500 MHz2800 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 512Qualcomm Adreno 512-Qualcomm Adreno 630
GPU cores--4-
GPU frequency--1100 MHz710 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB
4 GB
6 GB
4 GB
6 GB
8 GB
4 GB6 GB
8 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz1866 MHz-1866 MHz
--M12 motion coprocessor
Neural engine (8-core design)
-

Storage

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

Storage32 GB
64 GB
128 GB
64 GB
128 GB
64 GB
256 GB
512 GB
64 GB
128 GB
256 GB
eMMC 5.1UFS 2.1-UFS 2.1

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
-microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSIPSOLEDIPS
Diagonal size6.3 in
160.02 mm
16 cm
6.3 in
160.02 mm
16 cm
6.5 in
165.1 mm
16.51 cm
6.18 in
156.97 mm
15.7 cm
Width2.64 in
67.06 mm
6.71 cm
2.64 in
67.06 mm
6.71 cm
2.73 in
69.25 mm
6.93 cm
2.68 in
68.02 mm
6.8 cm
Height5.72 in
145.29 mm
14.53 cm
5.72 in
145.29 mm
14.53 cm
5.9 in
149.87 mm
14.99 cm
5.57 in
141.47 mm
14.15 cm
Aspect ratio2.167:12.167:12.164:12.08:1
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels1242 x 2688 pixels1080 x 2246 pixels
Pixel density409 ppi
160 ppcm
409 ppi
160 ppcm
456 ppi
179 ppcm
403 ppi
158 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area81.63 %84.29 %85.41 %82.13 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Display manufacturer - Tianma
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
1500:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²
84% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
400 cd/m²
Super Retina display
True Tone display
Force Touch
120 Hz touch-sensing
1000000:1 contrast ratio
625 cd/m²
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
Dolby Vision
HDR10
Wide Color display (P3)
Corning Gorilla Glass
2.5D curved glass screen
1500:1 contrast ratio
500 cd/m²
84% NTSC

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Infrared face recognition sensor
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Infrared face recognition sensor
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1511--Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1291

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor modelSamsung S5KGM1Sony IMX398 Exmor RS-Sony IMX363 Exmor RS
Sensor type-CMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size-5.22 x 3.92 mm
0.26 in
--
Pixel size-1.132 µm
0.001132 mm
--
Crop factor-6.63--
ISO100 - 3200--100 - 1600
Aperturef/1.79f/1.7f/1.8f/1.9
Shutter speed---32 - 1/1000
Focal length4.74 mm3.99 mm
26.47 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-3.94 mm
Flash typeDual LEDLED-Dual LED
Image resolution8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS60 fps30 fps60 fps60 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
RAW
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
RAW
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Sensor size - 1/2"
Pixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Sensor type - ISOCELL PLUS
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
6-element lens
1080p @ 120 fps
720p @ 120 fps
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)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
5-element lens
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Flash type - Quad LED
6-element lens
Hybrid IR filter
Noise reduction
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 28 mm
1080p @ 240 fps
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
6-element lens (#2)
OIS (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.55"
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 20 mm
1080p @ 240 fps
720p @ 960 fps
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 camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Sensor modelOmniVision OV13855--Samsung S5K3T1
Sensor typePureCel-CMOS BSIISOCELL
Sensor size4.75 x 3.54 mm
0.23 in
---
Pixel size1.124 µm
0.001124 mm
---
Crop factor7.31---
Aperturef/2f/2f/2.2f/2
Focal length3.86 mm
28.21 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.56 mm-3.52 mm
Image resolution4224 x 3136 pixels
13.25 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
3088 x 2316 pixels
7.15 MP
5184 x 3880 pixels
20.11 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 fps60 fps30 fps
Face unlockFace unlockFocal length (35 mm equivalent) - 32 mm
720p @ 240 fps
Pixel size - 0.9 μm
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 18 mm

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Smart PA-Dolby Digital Plus
HAC (M3/T4) - Hearing Aid Compatibility
-

Radio

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

RadioYes-NoYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID
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
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 MiMO2x2 MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.05.05.0
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
LE
A2DP
EDR
HID
LE

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CMicro USB-USB Type-C
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
Proprietary
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 jackYesYesNoYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
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
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
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AIFF
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
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MPEG-4
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
VC-1
WebM
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.

Capacity4000 mAh3500 mAh3174 mAh4000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time23 h
1380 min
1 days
-25 h
1500 min
1 days
-
2G stand-by time251 h
15060 min
10.5 days
---
3G talk time23 h
1380 min
1 days
-25 h
1500 min
1 days
-
3G stand-by time251 h
15060 min
10.5 days
---
Charger output power5 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A-5 V / 2 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 4.0VOOC-Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
--Qi wireless charging-

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)0.591 W/kg-0.99 W/kg0.537 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.274 W/kg-0.99 W/kg1.582 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)1.19 W/kg1.28 W/kg1.16 W/kg0.66 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.18 W/kg0.831 W/kg1.17 W/kg1.18 W/kg

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional features---Pocophone F1 Armored Edition - Kevlar back
LiquidCool
M1805E10A - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) India: head - 0.719 W/kg; body - 0.746 W/kg
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