Meizu M3 Note VS. Xiaomi Mi3: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Meizu M3 Note VS. Xiaomi Mi3. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8.5
Cost-effectiveness
7.8
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7.7
5.8
Performance & Hardware
6.7
7
Camera
7.4
7.4
Connectivity
7.7
6.1
Battery
9.1
6.8

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
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Presentation

Unveiled
April 2016, 2 years ago
December 2013, 4 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
75.5 mm
153.6 mm
8.2 mm
73.6 mm
144.0 mm
8.1 mm
Weight
163 g
145 g
Usable surface
72 %
65 %
Materials
Metal, Plastic
-
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Gold

Gray

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.5"
5"
Type
LCD IPS LTPS
LCD IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
401 Pixels per inch
441 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Dragontrail glass
  • GFF full lamination
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 2
  • Multi-touch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Meizu M3 Note
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi3
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755) 1.8GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AB
CPU
4x1.8Ghz ARM Cortex-A53+ 4x1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
Krait 400
Type
Octa-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
1.8 GHz
2.3 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
No

Graphics

GPU
Arm Mali-T860 MP2
Qualcomm Adreno 330

RAM

RAM
2 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
44.365
Antutu v6, Overall performance better than 63% of devices
55.200
Antutu v6, Overall performance better than 69% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 9-14.8 GB
16 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 9-14.8 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card
No

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
No

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
13 Mpx
13 Mpx
Pixel size
1.144 µm
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Sensor
Omnivision OV13853
Sony Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
Unknown
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.2
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Manual focus
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Optical zoom
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120.0 fps
No
30.0 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
2 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
-

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Single Sim
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Unknown

Wi-Fi

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

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GPS
  • S-GPS

USB

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

SAR

European measurement

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

0.453 W/Kg on head
0.893 W/Kg on body
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American measurement

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

0.417 W/Kg on head
0.893 W/Kg on body
-- W/Kg on head
1.290 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • Audio Jack
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • NFC
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Capacity
4100 mAh
3050 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Ion
Others
Non-removable

Software

Operating System
FlyMe 5.0 (Android 5.1 Lollipop)
MIUI V8 (Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow)

Prices

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