HTC U Ultra VS. Xiaomi Mi Note 3: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: HTC U Ultra VS. Xiaomi Mi Note 3. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8.3
Cost-effectiveness
8.4
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
5.8
7
Performance & Hardware
7.4
7.4
Camera
8.1
8.2
Connectivity
7.8
7.5
Battery
5.1
6.5

Basics

Brand

Brand
HTC
Aliases
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Release Date

Release date
January 2017, 2 years ago
September 2017, 2 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
79.8 mm
162.4 mm
8.0 mm
74.0 mm
152.6 mm
7.6 mm
Weight
170 g
163 g
Usable surface
69 %
73 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy
Glass, Metal
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Blue

Pink

White
Black

Screen

Diagonal
5.7"
5.5"
Type
LCD IPS Super LCD 5
LCD IPS
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
515 Pixels per inch
401 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 550 cd/m2
  • 94% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Curved Glass display
  • Full sRGB standard
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
HTC U Ultra
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi Note 3
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 2.15GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 Plus
CPU
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.15GHz + 2x1.6GHz
4x Kryo 260 2.2 Ghz - 4x Kryo 260 1.8 Ghz
Type
Quad-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.15 GHz
2.2 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Adreno 530 624MHz
Adreno 512

RAM

RAM
4 GB
6 GB

Antutu

Score
168.929 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 86% of devices
139.313 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 81% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
64 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card
No

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, on the front

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
12.3 Mpx
12 Mpx
Pixel size
1.544 µm
1.230 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX378 Exmor RS
Sony IMX386 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS BSI
CMOS
Aperture
f/1.8
f/1.8
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Manual focus
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Optical zoom
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
16 Mpx
16 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.2 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • Charging
  • Host
  • 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.

0.374 W/Kg on head
1.200 W/Kg on body
0.502 W/Kg on head
1.544 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

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Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • Infrared
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3000 mAh
3500 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 7.0 Nougat
MIUI V10 (Android 8.1 Oreo)

Prices

Prices

Prices