Comparison between:
- Maxwest Astro X55
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 16GB

Brand and model

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

Maxwest Astro X55Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 16GB
Maxwest Astro X55Xiaomi 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.

Width76.3 mm
7.63 cm
0.25 ft
3 in
76 mm
7.6 cm
0.25 ft
2.99 in
Height150.5 mm
15.05 cm
0.49 ft
5.93 in
150 mm
15 cm
0.49 ft
5.91 in
Thickness7.8 mm
0.78 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
8.65 mm
0.87 cm
0.03 ft
0.34 in
Weight174 g
0.38 lbs
6.14 oz
164 g
0.36 lbs
5.78 oz
Volume89.57 cm³
5.44 in³
98.61 cm³
5.99 in³
ColorsWhite
Gold
Silver
Gray
Gold
Body materials-Magnesium 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 type-Micro-SIM
Number of SIM cards22
Features-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
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTE-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 Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
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 5.1 LollipopMIUI 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)

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.

SoCMediaTek MT6580MediaTek Helio X10 (MT6795M)
Process technology28 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits32 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv8
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB256 KB + 256 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)512 KB
0.5 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores48
CPU frequency1300 MHz2000 MHz
GPUARM Mali-400 MP2PowerVR G6200
GPU cores2-
GPU frequency-550 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB2 GB
RAM type-LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency533 MHz933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage8 GB16 GB
-eMMC 5.0

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/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 area72.86 %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
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
-Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1035

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 model-Samsung S5K3M2
Sensor typeCMOSISOCELL
Sensor size-4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
Pixel size-1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
Crop factor-7.38
ISO-100 - 1600
Aperture-f/2.2
Focal length-3.5 mm
25.82 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeLEDDual LED
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Digital zoom
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
5-element lens
Angle of view - 78°
720p @ 120 fps

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, 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 resolution2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution-1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS-30 fps

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

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
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
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
eAAC+
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
MPEG-4
Xvid
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.

Capacity2200 mAh4000 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time14 h
840 min
0.6 days
-
2G stand-by time250 h
15000 min
10.4 days
-
3G talk time14 h
840 min
0.6 days
-
3G stand-by time250 h
15000 min
10.4 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
FeaturesRemovableFast 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)0.155 W/kg1.256 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.57 W/kg1.102 W/kg
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