Samsung Galaxy S6 VS. Redmi Note 7: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy S6 VS. Redmi Note 7. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
?
Cost-effectiveness
8.7
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6.7
8
Performance & Hardware
6.9
7.3
Camera
7.8
7.6
Connectivity
8
7.3
Battery
3.3
7.3

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
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Xiaomi Redmi Note7, Red Rice Note 7, Red Rice Note7, M1901F7G

Release Date

Release date
March 2015, 4 years ago
January 2019, 7 months ago
State
Not available
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
70.5 mm
143.4 mm
6.8 mm
75.2 mm
159.2 mm
8.1 mm
Weight
138 g
186 g
Usable surface
71 %
81 %
Materials
Glass
Glass, Plastic
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Blue

Gold

White
Black

Blue

Red

Screen

Diagonal
5.1"
6.3"
Type
Super Amoled
LTPS LCD
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 2340 px
Density
576 Pixels per inch
409 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • 84% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • LED Notifications
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
  • Multi-touch
  • Notch
  • Water Drop Notch
  • NTSC
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy S6
Print 3D Model
Redmi Note 7
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 Plus
CPU
4x2.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A57 +4x1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
4x Kryo 260 2.2 Ghz - 4x Kryo 260 1.8 Ghz
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.1 GHz
2.2 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
ARM Mali-T760 MP8
Adreno 512

RAM

RAM
3 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
112.248 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 78% of devices
144.599 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 85% of devices

Storage

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

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, in the back

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
16 Mpx
48 Mpx
Pixel size
1.120 µm
0.800 µm
Sensor
Samsung S5KSPS
Samsung S5KGM1
Type
CMOS BSI
ISOCELL
Aperture
f/1.9
f/1.8
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
13 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)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B26 (850)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • 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
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

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

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • 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.

0.382 W/Kg on head
0.499 W/Kg on body
0.591 W/Kg on head
1.274 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

1.150 W/Kg on head
1.160 W/Kg on body
1.190 W/Kg on head
1.180 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • ANT+
  • Computer sync
  • Infrared
  • Mirrorlink
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • Infrared
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2550 mAh
4000 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
MIUI V10 (Android 9 Pie)

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