Comparison between:
- OnePlus 5
- Meizu 16X
- Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

Brand and model

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

OnePlus 5Meizu 16XXiaomi Mi 9 SE
OnePlus 5
Prices
Meizu 16X
Prices
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
Prices
Model aliasA5000M872H
M872Q
Mi9SE

Design

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

Width74.7 mm
7.47 cm
0.25 ft
2.94 in
73.5 mm
7.35 cm
0.24 ft
2.89 in
70.5 mm
7.05 cm
0.23 ft
2.78 in
Height152.7 mm
15.27 cm
0.5 ft
6.01 in
151 mm
15.1 cm
0.5 ft
5.94 in
147.5 mm
14.75 cm
0.48 ft
5.81 in
Thickness7.25 mm
0.73 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
7.5 mm
0.75 cm
0.02 ft
0.3 in
7.45 mm
0.75 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
Weight153 g
0.34 lbs
5.4 oz
154 g
0.34 lbs
5.43 oz
155 g
0.34 lbs
5.47 oz
Volume82.7 cm³
5.02 in³
83.24 cm³
5.06 in³
77.47 cm³
4.7 in³
ColorsGray
Black
Gold
Gold
Black
White
Blue
Blue
Black
Violet
Body materialsAluminium alloyMetalAluminium 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 typeNano-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards222
Features-Dual 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
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 MHzCDMA 800 MHzCDMA 800 MHz
W-CDMA--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 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
-
LTELTE 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 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
LTE 2300 MHz (B30)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 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-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 700 MHz (B12)

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 12
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 15
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)Oxygen (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)
Hydrogen OS (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)
Oxygen 5.1.2 (Android 8.1 Oreo)
Oxygen (Android 9.0 Pie)
FlyMe 7.1 (Android 8.1 Oreo)MIUI V10.2 (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 835 MSM8998Qualcomm Snapdragon 710Qualcomm Snapdragon 712
Process technology10 nm10 nm10 nm
CPU4x 2.45 GHz Kryo 280, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo 2802x 2.2 GHz Kryo 360, 6x 1.7 GHz Kryo 3602x 2.2 GHz Kryo 360, 6x 1.7 GHz Kryo 360
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8ARMv8
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB--
Level 2 cache memory (L2)3072 KB
3 MB
--
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2450 MHz2200 MHz2200 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 540Qualcomm Adreno 616Qualcomm Adreno 616
GPU frequency710 MHz500 MHz-
RAM capacity6 GB
8 GB
6 GB6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

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

Storage64 GB
128 GB
64 GB64 GB
128 GB
UFS 2.1 2-LANEUFS 2.1UFS 2.1

Display

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

Type/technologyOptic AMOLEDSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
5.97 in
151.64 mm
15.16 cm
Width2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.68 in
68.16 mm
6.82 cm
2.5 in
63.55 mm
6.35 cm
Height4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
5.37 in
136.31 mm
13.63 cm
5.42 in
137.68 mm
13.77 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
2.167:1
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel density401 ppi
157 ppcm
402 ppi
158 ppcm
432 ppi
169 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area73.34 %83.98 %84.41 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Display manufacturer - Samsung (S6E3FA3)
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
2.5D curved glass screen
450 cd/m²
Display manufacturer - Samsung
2.5D curved glass screen
10000:1 contrast ratio
430 cd/m²
Display manufacturer - Samsung
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
2.5D curved glass screen
Always-On Display
60000:1 contrast ratio
430 cd/m²
Peak brightness - 600 cd/m²
HDR10

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
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1245
Step detector
Step counter
In-display fingerprint sensorIn-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 modelSony IMX398 Exmor RSSony IMX380 Exmor RSSony IMX586 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS BSI
Sensor size5.22 x 3.92 mm
0.26 in
--
Sensor format-1/2.3"1/2"
Pixel size1.132 µm
0.001132 mm
1.55 µm
0.001550 mm
0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
Crop factor6.63--
ISO100 - 320050 - 1600100 - 3200
Aperturef/1.7f/1.8f/1.75
Shutter speed30 - 1/800020 - 1/8000-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.1 mm
27.2 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.58 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.77 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses-66
Flash typeLEDLEDDual LED
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
8000 x 6000 pixels
48 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
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
RAW
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
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
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Laser autofocus (LAF)
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)
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps
Secondary rear camera - 20 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Sony IMX350 Exmor RS (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.8" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.6 (#2)
6-LED Ring flash
4-axis OIS
Secondary rear camera - 20 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Sony IMX350 Exmor RS (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.8" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.6 (#2)
Pixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
1080p @ 120 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (telephoto)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 52 mm (#2)
2x Optical zoom (#2)
Third rear camera - 13 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#3)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 15 mm (#3)
Angle of view - 123° (#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 modelSony IMX371 Exmor RSSony IMX376 Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS-
Sensor format1/3"1/2.78"-
Pixel size1 µm
0.001000 mm
1 µm
0.001000 mm
0.9 µm
0.000900 mm
Aperturef/2f/2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.1 mm
24 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.2 mm3.45 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses-5-
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
5120 x 3840 pixels
19.66 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
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
Features-Face unlock-
-Exposure compensation-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Dirac HD SoundQualcomm FluenceHeadphone adapter

Radio

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

RadioNoNoNo

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
Galileo

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
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
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
Wi-Fi Display
2x2 MiMO-MU-MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.05.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
LE
A2DP
LE

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
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
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 jackYesYesNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
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
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
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
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
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WMV
Xvid
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.

Capacity3300 mAh3100 mAh3070 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-Polymer
Charger output power5 V / 4 A5 V / 2 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 2 A
5 V / 3 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technologyDash chargemCharge 4.0Qualcomm Quick Charge
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Battery model: BLP637--

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)1.39 W/kg-1.385 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.48 W/kg-1.385 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)1.37 W/kg-1.19 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.19 W/kg-1.17 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresA5000 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) India: head - 1.240 W/kg; body - 0.85 W/kg--
 OnePlus 5Meizu 16XXiaomi Mi 9 SE