Samsung Galaxy S3 mini VS. Xiaomi Mi5: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy S3 mini VS. Xiaomi Mi5. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
7.6
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
2.1
6.6
Performance & Hardware
1.8
7
Camera
1.9
7.5
Connectivity
4.3
7.1
Battery
1.9
5.3

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
GT-I8190, Galaxy S III mini, Galaxy S III more, I8190T, I8190N
Xiaomi Mi 5

Release Date

Release date
October 2012, 7 years ago
February 2016, 3 years ago
State
Not available
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
63.0 mm
121.6 mm
10.0 mm
68.5 mm
144.6 mm
7.3 mm
Weight
111 g
129 g
Usable surface
59 %
73 %
Materials
-
Glass, Metal, Plastic
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Gold

White

Screen

Diagonal
4"
5.15"
Type
Super Amoled
LCD IPS JDI
Resolution
480 x 800 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
233 Pixels per inch
428 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • 1400:1 contrast ratio
  • 95% NTSC
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Peak brightness - 600 cd/m2 (nit)

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy S3 mini
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi5
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
ST-Ericsson NovaThor U8500
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 2.2GHz
CPU
ARM Cortex-A9
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.2GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Type
Dual-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
1 GHz
2.2 GHz
64 Bits
No
Yes

Graphics

GPU
ARM Mali-400 MP
Adreno 530 624MHz

RAM

RAM
1 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
9.711
Overall performance better than 1% of devices
136.773 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 79% of devices

Storage

Capacity
8 GB
64 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
No

Security

Fingerprint
No
Yes, on the front

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
No
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
5 Mpx
16 Mpx
Pixel size
--
1.132 µm
Sensor
Unknown Unknown
Sony IMX298 Exmor RS
Type
Unknown
CMOS BSI
Aperture
Unknow
f/2.0
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • Panorama
  • Touch focus
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Manual focus
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
0.3 Mpx
4 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
-
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • 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
Single Sim
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Mini SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

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

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.2
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • Charging
  • 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.

--
0.376 W/Kg on head
0.798 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

--
0.703 W/Kg on head
1.422 W/Kg on body

Others

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

Battery

Battery
Capacity
1500 mAh
3000 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
MIUI V9 (Android 8.0 Oreo)

Prices

Prices unavailable

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