Samsung Galaxy S7 VS. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy S7 VS. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8.5
Cost-effectiveness
8.1
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7.3
7.1
Performance & Hardware
7.5
7
Camera
8
7.4
Connectivity
8.2
6.9
Battery
4.9
7.5

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
--
Red Rice Note 5, M1803E7SG

Release Date

Release date
February 2016, 3 years ago
March 2018, 1 year ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
69.6 mm
142.4 mm
7.9 mm
75.4 mm
158.5 mm
8.1 mm
Weight
152 g
180 g
Usable surface
72 %
77 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy, Glass
Aluminium alloy
Resistance
IP68
-
Colors
Black

Gold

Rose-gold

Silver
Black

Cyan

Gold

Rose-gold

Screen

Diagonal
5.1"
5.99"
Type
Super Amoled
LCD IPS
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 2160 px
Density
576 Pixels per inch
403 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Always-On Display
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Touch sensitive
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • 84% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • NTSC
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy S7
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890 2.3
Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
CPU
2.3GHz Quad (Custom Core) + 1.6GHz Quad (Cortex-A53)
4x Kryo 260 1.8 GHz+ 4x Kryo 260 1.6 GHz
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.3 GHz
1.8 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Arm Mali-T880 Mp12, 650 Mhz
Adreno 509

RAM

RAM
4 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
158.723 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 87% of devices
116.663 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 79% of devices

Storage

Capacity
32 GB
32 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, in the back

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
12 Mpx
12 Mpx
Pixel size
--
1.400 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX260 Exmor RS
Samsung S5K2L7
Type
BRITECELL
ISOCELL
Aperture
f/1.7
f/1.9
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • AF assist Beam
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Front Flash
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Manual focus
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
240 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)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • 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)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • 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
Single Sim
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
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
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • 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)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • 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.

0.406 W/Kg on head
0.621 W/Kg on body
1.290 W/Kg on head
1.240 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

1.240 W/Kg on head
1.590 W/Kg on body
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Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Mirrorlink
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • Infrared
  • OTA sync
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3000 mAh
4000 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 8.0 Oreo
MIUI V9.5 (Android 8.1 Oreo)

Prices

Prices

Prices