Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus VS. Xiaomi Mi 9: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus VS. Xiaomi Mi 9. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
9.1
Cost-effectiveness
9.7
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
9.6
8.9
Performance & Hardware
9.2
9.1
Camera
9.2
9
Connectivity
9.1
8.4
Battery
7.8
6.8

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
Galaxy S10Plus Exynos
Xiaomi Mi9, M1902F1A, M1902F1T

Release Date

Release date
February 2019, 1 month ago
February 2019, 1 month ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
74.1 mm
157.6 mm
7.8 mm
74.7 mm
157.5 mm
7.6 mm
Weight
175 g
173 g
Usable surface
86 %
86 %
Materials
Glass
Ceramics
Resistance
IP68
-
Colors
Black

Green

White
Black

Screen

Diagonal
6.4"
6.4"
Type
Amoled Dynamic Amoled
Amoled
Resolution
1440 x 3040 px
1080 x 2340 px
Density
526 Pixels per inch
403 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1200 cd/m2 nits
  • 2000000:1 contrast ratio
  • Always-On Display
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 6
  • DCI-P3
  • Dual Edge display
  • Frameless
  • HDR10+
  • Multi-touch
  • Notch
  • Hole-punch Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • VR headset support
  • 103% NTSC
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 600 cd/m2
  • 60000:1 contrast
  • Always-On Display
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 6
  • Frameless
  • HDR10
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Notch
  • Water Drop Notch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi 9
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Samsung Exynos 9 9820
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
CPU
2x2,9GHz Exynos M4, 2x Cortex A75, 4x1,9GHz Cortex A55
1x2.84 GHz Kryo 385 + 3x2.4 GHz Kryo 385 + 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 385
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.9 GHz
2.84 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
ARM Mali-G76 MP12
Qualcomm Adreno 640

RAM

RAM
8 GB
6 GB

Antutu

Score
340.345
Antutu v7, Overall performance better than 99% of devices
372.006
Antutu v7, Overall performance better than 100% of devices

Storage

Capacity
128 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 121-126.8 GB
64 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 57-62.8 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
No

Security

Fingerprint

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
No
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
12 Mpx
48 Mpx
Pixel size
1.400 µm
0.800 µm
Sensor
Samsung Unknown
Sony IMX586 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS BSI
Aperture
f/1.5-2.4
f/1.75
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual front camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Manual focus
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Optical zoom
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • Triple camera
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Laser AF
  • Manual focus
  • Optical zoom
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • Triple camera
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
960 fps
Yes
960 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
10 Mpx
20 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)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B42 (TDD 3500)
  • B66 (1700/2100)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (700)
  • B34 (TDD 2100)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA2000 1X
  • 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
  • WiFi 6 (802.11ax)
  • 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 Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi MiMO
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi MiMO

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • APT-x
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

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

USB

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

0.516 W/Kg on head
1.582 W/Kg on body
1.389 W/Kg on head
1.301 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

1.060 W/Kg on head
1.029 W/Kg on body
0.990 W/Kg on head
1.040 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • Audio Jack
  • ANT+
  • Computer sync
  • NFC
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • Infrared
  • NFC
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Capacity
4100 mAh
3300 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Operating System
Android 9.0 Pie
MIUI (Android 9.0 Pie)

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