Apple iPhone 12 vs Xiaomi Mi 10: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Apple iPhone 12 vs Xiaomi Mi 10. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

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Technical data sheets

Basics

Score

Ki Price/Quality
Score
8.4 Ki Price/Quality
Score
10 Ki Price/Quality
Score
Design and Screen score 8.8 Design & Materials 9.0 Design & Materials
Performance and Hardware score 8.3 Performance & Hardware 8.6 Performance & Hardware
Camera score 8.6 Camera 8.8 Camera
Connectivity score 9.2 Connectivity 8.5 Connectivity
Battery score 5.8 Battery 7.8 Battery

User reviews

User score
9.6
5 opinions
9.1
43 opinions

Summary

Inches 6.1" 6.67"
Resolution FHD+ FHD+
Usable surface 87% useful 89% useful
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9 19.5:9
Dimensions 71.5 mm
146.7 mm
7.4 mm
74.8 mm
162.6 mm
9.0 mm
Weight 162 g 208 g
Micro A14
Hexa-Core
SnapD. 865
Octa-Core
RAM 4 GB RAM 8 GB RAM
Storage 64 GB 128 GB
AnTuTu 573.719
v8
634.200
v9
Battery 2815 mAh 4780 mAh
Main Camera 1
12 Mpx · ƒ/1.6
iSight Camera (12)
2
1
108 Mpx · ƒ/1.69
Bright S5KHMX
2 3 4
Selfie Camera SELF 12 Mpx · ƒ/2.2 SELF 20 Mpx · ƒ/2.3
Bands
OS iOS 14 Android 10 Q

Brand

Brand Apple Xiaomi
Aliases A2399 M2001J2G, mi10, xiaomi mi10

Release Date

Release date October 2020,
5 months ago
February 2020,
1 year ago
State On Sale On Sale
Market Global Global

Design & Materials

Structure

Apple iPhone 12
Xiaomi Mi 10
Apple iPhone 12
Xiaomi Mi 10
Size
71.5 mm
146.7 mm
7.4 mm
Print 3D Model
74.8 mm
162.6 mm
9.0 mm
Print 3D Model
Weight 162 g 208 g
Usable surface 87 % 89 %
Materials Glass, Aluminium Glass
Resistance IP68 -
Colors
Black

White

Blue

Red

Green
Black

Blue

Green

Metallic Gold

Screen

Diagonal 6.1" 6.67"
Type Oled Super Amoled Samsung
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9 19.5:9
Resolution FHD+
1170 x 2532 px
FHD+
1080 x 2340 px
Density 460 Pixels per inch 386 Pixels per inch

Others

Others
  • Wide screen notch
  • Brightnes 625 cd/m² (typ)
  • Peak brightness - 1200 cd/m²
  • 2000000:1 contrast ratio
  • HDR
  • DCI-P3
  • Wide Color display (P3)
  • True Tone display
  • Super Retina XDR
  • Scratch resistant
  • Corning Gorilla Glass
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
  • Frameless
  • Haptic Touch
  • Hole-punch Notch
  • Refresh rate 90 Hz
  • Touch sampling rate 180 Hz
  • Peak brightness - 1100 cd/m²
  • Brightnes 500 cd/m² (typ)
  • Max brightness HBM - 800 cd/m²
  • 5000000:1 contrast ratio
  • HDR10+
  • DCI-P3
  • sRGB standard
  • 100% NTSC
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Dual Edge display
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Scratch resistant
  • Multi-touch
  • Frameless
  • Capacitive

User reviews

Is it a drop-resistant and scratch-resistant smartphone?
8.6
7.6
Do you think it's a nice phone?
10
9.4
Is it comfortable?
10
8.8
Can you see it well in the sunlight?
10
9.2
Number of reviews
5 opinions
43 opinions

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model Apple A14 Bionic Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
CPU 2x Icestorm 3.1 GHz + 4x Firestorm 1.8 GHz 1x Cortex-A77 2.84 GHz + 3x Cortex-A77 2.4 GHz + 4x Cortex-A55 1.8 GHz
Type Hexa-Core Octa-Core
Manufacturing 5 nm 7 nm
Frequency 3.1 GHz 2.84 GHz
64 Bits Yes Yes

Graphics

GPU Apple 4-core graphics processing unit A14 GPU Qualcomm Adreno 650 600 Mhz

RAM

RAM 4 GB 8 GB
Type LPDDR4X RAM RAM LPDDR5

Storage

Capacity 64 GB 128 GB
Type -- UFS Storage 3.0
SD Slot No No

Security

Fingerprint No Yes, in screen

Sensors

Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Fingerprint
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Hall

Others

Notifications LED -- --
Cooling system No Yes
Gaming buttons No No

User reviews

Does it have good sound?
9.8
9.1
Does it work smoothly in everyday use?
9.2
9.5
What's your experience been with demanding games?
8.5
9.4
Number of reviews
5 opinions
43 opinions

Camera

Main

No. of cameras Double rear camera Quad rear camera
1
Camera type

Standard

Standard
Resolution 12 Mpx 108 Mpx
Sensor Apple iSight Camera (12) Samsung Bright S5KHMX
Type CMOS ISOCELL
Aperture ƒ/ 1.6 ƒ/ 1.69
ISO -- --
Pixel size 1.40 µm 0.80 µm
Pixel Binning -- 1-4 (2x2)
Sensor size -- 1/1.33
2
Camera type

Wide Angle lens

Wide Angle lens
Resolution
12 Mpx
13 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Unknown
Type
CMOS
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
--
Pixel size
--
1.12 µm
Pixel Binning
--
--
Sensor size
--
--
3
Camera type
--

Portrait mode (depth)
Resolution
2 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.75 µm
Pixel Binning
--
Sensor size
--
4
Camera type
--

Macro lens
Resolution
2 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.75 µm
Pixel Binning
--
Sensor size
--

Features

Flash LED LED
Optical Stabilisation Yes Yes
Slow Motion Video Yes,
240 fps
Yes,
120 fps
Others
  • 4K Video
  • Optical zoom
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Ultra stable video
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
  • Manual focus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • ISO settings
  • Continuous shooting
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • White balance settings
  • Face detection
  • RAW
  • HDR
  • Panorama
  • Night Mode
  • Geotagging
  • Exposure compensation
  • 8K Video
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Optical zoom
  • Quadruple camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Laser AF
  • Manual focus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Self-timer
  • ISO settings
  • White balance settings
  • Face detection
  • RAW
  • HDR
  • Geotagging
  • Night Mode
  • Scene mode

Selfie

SELF
Camera type

Dedicated

Dedicated
Resolution 12 Mpx 20 Mpx
Sensor Sony IMX514 Samsung S5K3T2
Type CMOS ISOCELL
Aperture ƒ/ 2.2 ƒ/ 2.3
ISO -- --
Pixel size -- 0.80 µm
Pixel Binning -- 1-4 (2x2)
Sensor size -- 1/3.4
Others
--
--

DxOMark Score

DxOMark Score -- --

User reviews

Quality of daytime photos
10
9.2
Quality of nighttime photos
9.4
8.1
Quality of selfies
9.0
8.4
Does it have a powerful flash?
9.2
8.6
Number of reviews
5 opinions
43 opinions

Connectivity

Network compatibility

5G
  • n1 (2100)
  • n2 (1900 PCS)
  • n3 (1800)
  • n5 (850)
  • n7 (2600)
  • n8 (900)
  • n12 (700)
  • n20 (800)
  • n25 (1900)
  • n28b (700)
  • n28a (700)
  • n38 (2600)
  • n40 (2300)
  • n41 (2500)
  • n66 (1700)
  • n77 (3700)
  • n78 (3500)
  • n79 (4700)
  • n1 (2100)
  • n3 (1800)
  • n7 (2600)
  • n28b (700)
  • n28a (700)
  • n77 (3700)
  • n78 (3500)
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28b (700)
  • B28a (700)
  • B30 (2300)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B34 (TDD 2100)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B42 (TDD 3500)
  • B46 (TDD 5200)
  • B48 (TDD 3600)
  • B66 (1700/2100)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28b (700)
  • B28a (700)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • CDMA2000 EV-DO REV.A
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM Dual Sim Dual Standby Single Sim
Type
  • Nano SIM
  • eSIM
  • Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • WiFi 6 (802.11ax)
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • WiFi 6 (802.11ax)
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi MiMO
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi MiMO

Bluetooth

Version Bluetooth 5.1 LE Low energy consumption Bluetooth 5.1 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • ANT+
  • APT-x

Navigation

Navigation
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Beidou
  • QZSS
  • Galileo
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Wi-Fi
  • Beidou
  • QZSS
  • Galileo
  • GPS (L1+L5)
  • GLONASS (L1)
  • BeiDou (B1)
  • Galileo (E1+E5a)

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • Proprietary
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

-- 0.690 W/Kg on head
0.990 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

-- 1.090 W/Kg on head
1.100 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • UMA
  • VoWiFi
  • NFC
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Infrared
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • ANT+

User reviews

Does it have good coverage for calls?
9.8
9.4
Quality of the GPS
10
9.6
And the WiFi?
10
9.5
Number of reviews
5 opinions
43 opinions

Battery

Battery

Capacity
2815 mAh
4780 mAh
Type Li-Ion Li-Polymer
Fast charge Yes,
20.0W
Yes,
30.0W
Others
  • Wireless charging
  • Non-removable
  • Wireless charging
  • Reverse charging
  • Non-removable

User reviews

How long does the battery last?
  • 0%
    Less than half day
  • 0%
    Less than a day
  • 0%
    One day
  • 80%
    More than one day
  • 20%
    Two days or more
  • 0%
    Less than half day
  • 2%
    Less than a day
  • 17%
    One day
  • 64%
    More than one day
  • 17%
    Two days or more
Number of reviews
5 opinions
43 opinions

Software

Software

Operating System
  • iOS 14
    iOS 14 , 9 months ago
  • MIUI V12 (Android 10)
    Android 10 Q, 1 year ago
Google Services (official) -- Yes

User reviews

Did it come with preinstalled applications?
  • 0%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 75%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 25%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
  • 5%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 86%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 10%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
Do you regularly receive updates?
  • 0%
    Never
  • 0%
    Once a year
  • 25%
    Every six months
  • 75%
    Every two months or less
  • 3%
    Never
  • 5%
    Once a year
  • 24%
    Every six months
  • 68%
    Every two months or less
Number of reviews
5 opinions
43 opinions

Prices

Prices

Prices

Prices for the version Global  •  4GB  •  64GB Change

Prices

Prices for the version Global  •  8GB  •  128GB Change