Xiaomi Mi 9 VS. Xiaomi Mi 9 SE: Comparison

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

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
9.7
Cost-effectiveness
9
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
8.9
8.9
Performance & Hardware
9.1
8.4
Camera
9
9
Connectivity
8.4
7.9
Battery
6.8
6.2

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
Xiaomi Mi9, M1902F1A, M1902F1T
Xiaomi Mi9 SE

Release Date

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

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
74.7 mm
157.5 mm
7.6 mm
70.5 mm
147.5 mm
7.5 mm
Weight
173 g
155 g
Usable surface
86 %
85 %
Materials
Ceramics
Aluminium alloy
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black
Black

Blue

Pink

Screen

Diagonal
6.4"
5.97"
Type
Amoled
Amoled
Resolution
1080 x 2340 px
1080 x 2340 px
Density
403 Pixels per inch
432 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 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
  • 103% NTSC
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 600 cd/m2
  • 60000:1 contrast
  • Always-On Display
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Frameless
  • HDR10
  • Multi-touch
  • Notch
  • Water Drop Notch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Xiaomi Mi 9
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Qualcomm Snapdragon 712
CPU
1x2.84 GHz Kryo 385 + 3x2.4 GHz Kryo 385 + 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 385
8x Qualcomm Kryo 360 CPU
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.84 GHz
2.3 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 640
Qualcomm Adreno 616 GPU

RAM

RAM
6 GB
6 GB

Antutu

Score
372.006
Antutu v7, Overall performance better than 100% of devices
210.000
Antutu v7, Overall performance better than 95% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 57-62.8 GB
64 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 57-62.8 GB
SD Slot
No
No

Security

Fingerprint

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
48 Mpx
48 Mpx
Pixel size
0.800 µm
0.800 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX586 Exmor RS
Sony IMX586 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS BSI
CMOS BSI
Aperture
f/1.75
f/1.75
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • 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
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • 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
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
20 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)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (700)
  • B34 (TDD 2100)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TDD 2100)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
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)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • CDMA2000 1X
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • 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
  • 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)
  • APT-x
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Host
  • 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.

1.389 W/Kg on head
1.301 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

0.990 W/Kg on head
1.040 W/Kg on body
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Others

Others
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • Infrared
  • NFC
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • Infrared
  • NFC
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Capacity
3300 mAh
3070 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Operating System
MIUI (Android 9.0 Pie)
MIUI (Android 9.0 Pie)

Prices

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