Comparison between:
- Huawei C199S
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 16GB

Brand and model

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

Huawei C199SXiaomi Redmi Note 3 16GB
Huawei C199SXiaomi Redmi Note 3 16GB
Prices
Model alias-Hongmi Note 3 16GB
Red Rice Note 3 16GB

Design

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

Width77.3 mm
7.73 cm
0.254 ft
3.043 in
76 mm
7.6 cm
0.249 ft
2.992 in
Height153.5 mm
15.35 cm
0.504 ft
6.043 in
150 mm
15 cm
0.492 ft
5.906 in
Thickness7.6 mm
0.76 cm
0.025 ft
0.299 in
8.65 mm
0.865 cm
0.028 ft
0.341 in
Weight167 g
0.37 lbs
5.89 oz
164 g
0.36 lbs
5.78 oz
Volume90.18 cm³
5.48 in³
98.61 cm³
5.99 in³
ColorsGoldSilver
Gray
Gold
Body materialsMetalMagnesium alloy
Aluminium alloy

SIM card

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

SIM card typeMicro-SIM
Nano-SIM
Micro-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
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMACDMA 800 MHz-
CDMA20001xEV-DO Rel. 0
1xEV-DO Rev. A
-
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
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)

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
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
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 4.4.2 KitKatMIUI V7 (Android 5.0.2 Lollipop)
MIUI V7.2 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
MIUI V9.5 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
MIUI V10.1 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
User interface (UI)Emotion 3.0-

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 615 MSM8939MediaTek Helio X10 (MT6795M)
Process technology28 nm28 nm
CPU4x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB256 KB + 256 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores88
CPU frequency1500 MHz2000 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 405PowerVR G6200
GPU frequency550 MHz550 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency800 MHz933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB16 GB
-eMMC 5.0

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 size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
Height4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density267 ppi
104 ppcm
401 ppi
157 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area70.51 %73.39 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
-Display manufacturer - Tianma
Viewing angle - 178°

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
Fingerprint
Hall
-Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1035

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 IMX214 Exmor RSSamsung S5K3M2
Sensor typeCMOSISOCELL
Sensor size4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
Pixel size1.115 µm
0.001115 mm
1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
Crop factor7.387.38
ISO-100 - 1600
Aperturef/2f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.5 mm
25.82 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view-78 °
Number of lenses-5
Flash typeLEDDual LED
Image resolution4208 x 3120 pixels
13.13 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 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
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
-720p @ 120 fps

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 model-OmniVision OV5670
Sensor type-PureCel
Sensor size-2.95 x 2.21 mm
0.14 in
Pixel size-1.136 µm
0.001136 mm
Crop factor-11.74
Aperture-f/2
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
DTS-

Radio

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

RadioYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
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-Fi802.11b
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

Bluetooth

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

Version4.04.1
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
HID
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
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
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering

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
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
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
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MPEG-4
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.

Capacity3000 mAh4000 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time5 h
300 min
0.2 days
-
2G stand-by time200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
-
3G talk time5 h
300 min
0.2 days
-
3G stand-by time200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
270 h
16200 min
11.3 days
4G stand-by time-264 h
15840 min
11 days
Charger output power-5 V / 2 A
FeaturesNon-removableFast 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)-0.49 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-0.499 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-1.256 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-1.102 W/kg
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