Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite vs Xiaomi Mi A3 vs Redmi Note 7 vs Redmi Note 8 Pro: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite vs Xiaomi Mi A3 vs Redmi Note 7 vs Redmi Note 8 Pro. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

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Technical data sheets

Basics

Score

Ki Price/Quality
Score
8.3 Ki Price/Quality
Score
8.0 Ki Price/Quality
Score
7.6 Ki Price/Quality
Score
8.9 Ki Price/Quality
Score
Design and Screen score 8.1 Design & Materials 6.9 Design & Materials 6.6 Design & Materials 7.8 Design & Materials
Performance and Hardware score 7.1 Performance & Hardware 6.7 Performance & Hardware 6.5 Performance & Hardware 7.5 Performance & Hardware
Camera score 7.7 Camera 7.6 Camera 4.7 Camera 7.5 Camera
Connectivity score 7.5 Connectivity 7.0 Connectivity 7.0 Connectivity 7.6 Connectivity
Battery score 6.6 Battery 6.8 Battery 6.1 Battery 7.3 Battery

User reviews

User score
9.2
120 opinions
8.8
198 opinions
9.1
664 opinions
9.3
639 opinions

Summary

Inches 6.39" 6.09" 6.3" 6.53"
Resolution FHD+ HD+ FHD+ FHD+
Usable surface 85% useful 82% useful 81% useful 84% useful
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9 19.5:9 19.5:9 19.5:9
Dimensions 74.5 mm
156.8 mm
8.7 mm
71.9 mm
153.5 mm
8.5 mm
75.2 mm
159.2 mm
8.1 mm
76.4 mm
161.3 mm
8.8 mm
Weight 179 g 174 g 186 g 199 g
Micro SnapD. 710
Octa-Core
SnapD. 665
Octa-Core
SnapD. 660
Octa-Core
Helio G90
Octa-Core
RAM 6 GB RAM 4 GB RAM 4 GB RAM 6 GB RAM
Storage 64 GB 64 GB 64 GB 64 GB
AnTuTu 217.225
v8
176.750
v8
166.147
v8
292.510
v8
Battery 4030 mAh 4030 mAh 4000 mAh 4500 mAh
Main Camera 1
48 Mpx · ƒ/1.79
IMX586 Exmor RS
2 3
1
48 Mpx · ƒ/1.79
IMX582 Exmor RS
2 3
1
12 Mpx · ƒ/2.2

2
1
64 Mpx · ƒ/1.9
Bright S5KGW1
2 3 4
Selfie Camera SELF 32 Mpx · ƒ/2.0 SELF 32 Mpx · ƒ/2.0 SELF 13 Mpx · ƒ/2.0 SELF 20 Mpx · ƒ/2.0
Bands
OS Android 10 Q Android 10 Q Android 10 Q Android 10 Q

Brand

Brand Xiaomi Xiaomi Xiaomi Xiaomi
Aliases -- M1906F9SH, Xiaomi MiA3 Lite, Xiaomi MiA3, mia3 Xiaomi Redmi Note7, Red Rice Note 7, Red Rice Note7, M1901F7H Xiaomi Redmi Note8 Pro, Begonia, M1906G7G

Release Date

Release date September 2019,
1 year ago
July 2019,
1 year ago
January 2019,
2 years ago
August 2019,
1 year ago
State On Sale On Sale On Sale On Sale
Market Global Global International Global

Design & Materials

Structure

Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite
Xiaomi Mi A3
Redmi Note 7
Redmi Note 8 Pro
Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite
Xiaomi Mi A3
Redmi Note 7
Redmi Note 8 Pro
Size
74.5 mm
156.8 mm
8.7 mm
Print 3D Model
71.9 mm
153.5 mm
8.5 mm
Print 3D Model
75.2 mm
159.2 mm
8.1 mm
Print 3D Model
76.4 mm
161.3 mm
8.8 mm
Print 3D Model
Weight 179 g 174 g 186 g 199 g
Usable surface 85 % 82 % 81 % 84 %
Materials Aluminium alloy, Glass Aluminium alloy Plastic, Aluminium alloy, Glass Plastic, Glass, P2i Nano coating
Resistance - - - IP52
Colors
Black

White

Blue
Black

White

Blue
Black

Blue

Red
Black

White

Green

Screen

Diagonal 6.39" 6.09" 6.3" 6.53"
Type Amoled Samsung Amoled Samsung LTPS LCD LCD IPS
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9 19.5:9 19.5:9 19.5:9
Resolution FHD+
1080 x 2340 px
HD+
720 x 1560 px
FHD+
1080 x 2340 px
FHD+
1080 x 2340 px
Density 403 Pixels per inch 282 Pixels per inch 409 Pixels per inch 394 Pixels per inch

Others

Others
  • Water Drop Notch
  • Brightnes 600 cd/m² (typ)
  • 60000:1 contrast ratio
  • HDR
  • DC dimming
  • 103% NTSC
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • 3D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Frameless
  • Water Drop Notch
  • Brightnes 350 cd/m² (typ)
  • 60000:1 contrast ratio
  • DC dimming
  • 103% NTSC
  • LED Notifications
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • 3D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Frameless
  • Water Drop Notch
  • Brightnes 450 cd/m² (typ)
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • NTSC
  • 84% NTSC
  • LED Notifications
  • Scratch resistant
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon silicon)
  • Water Drop Notch
  • Brightnes 500 cd/m² (typ)
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • HDR
  • 84% NTSC
  • LED Notifications
  • Scratch resistant
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • 3D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon silicon)
  • Frameless

User reviews

Is it a drop-resistant and scratch-resistant smartphone?
7.8
7.8
8.0
8.4
Do you think it's a nice phone?
9.6
9.3
9.3
9.5
Is it comfortable?
9.2
9.1
8.9
8.9
Can you see it well in the sunlight?
8.9
7.7
8.2
8.6
Number of reviews
120 opinions
198 opinions
664 opinions
639 opinions

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 Plus MediaTek Helio G90T (MT6785T)
CPU 2x Kryo 360 2.2 GHz + 6x Kryo 360 1.7 GHz 4x Kryo 260 2.0 GHz + 4x Kryo 260 1.8 GHz 4x Kryo 260 2.2 Ghz + 4x Kryo 260 1.8 Ghz 2x Cortex-A76 2.05 GHz + 6x Cortex-A55 2.0 GHz
Type Octa-Core Octa-Core Octa-Core Octa-Core
Manufacturing 10 nm 11 nm 14 nm 12 nm
Frequency 2.2 GHz 2 GHz 2.2 GHz 2.05 GHz
64 Bits Yes Yes Yes Yes

Graphics

GPU Qualcomm Adreno 616 Qualcomm Adreno 610 Qualcomm Adreno 512 Arm Mali-G76 3EEMC4 800MHz

RAM

RAM 6 GB 4 GB 4 GB 6 GB
Type LPDDR4X RAM LPDDR4X RAM LPDDR4X RAM LPDDR4X RAM

Storage

Capacity 64 GB 64 GB 64 GB 64 GB
Type UFS Storage 2.1 UFS Storage 2.1 eMMC 5.1 Storage UFS Storage 2.1
SD Slot Yes ,
Slot for SD or second SIM card
Yes ,
Slot for SD or second SIM card
Yes ,
Slot for SD or second SIM card
Yes ,
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint Yes, in screen Yes, in screen Yes, in the back Yes, in the back

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED Color LED Notifications LED Notifications LED Notifications LED Notifications
Cooling system No No No Yes
Gaming buttons No No No No

User reviews

Does it have good sound?
8.4
8.8
8.6
8.4
Does it work smoothly in everyday use?
9.3
9.0
9.1
9.5
What's your experience been with demanding games?
8.8
8.1
8.6
9.3
Number of reviews
120 opinions
198 opinions
664 opinions
639 opinions

Camera

Main

No. of cameras Triple rear camera Triple rear camera Double rear camera Quad rear camera
1
Camera type

Standard

Standard

Standard

Standard
Resolution 48 Mpx 48 Mpx 12 Mpx 64 Mpx
Sensor Sony IMX586 Exmor RS Sony IMX582 Exmor RS Unknown Samsung Bright S5KGW1
Type CMOS CMOS CMOS ISOCELL
Aperture ƒ/ 1.79 ƒ/ 1.79 ƒ/ 2.2 ƒ/ 1.9
ISO -- -- -- 100 - 3200
Pixel size 0.80 µm 0.80 µm 1.25 µm 0.80 µm
Pixel Binning 1-4 (2x2) 1-4 (2x2) -- 1-4 (2x2)
Sensor size 1/2.25 1/2 -- 1/1.72
2
Camera type

Wide Angle lens

Wide Angle lens

Portrait mode (depth)

Wide Angle lens
Resolution
8 Mpx
8 Mpx
2 Mpx
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Type
--
--
--
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ƒ/ 2.2
ƒ/ --
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
--
--
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm
1.12 µm
--
1.12 µm
Pixel Binning
--
--
--
--
Sensor size
--
--
--
--
3
Camera type

Portrait mode (depth)

Portrait mode (depth)
--

Macro lens
Resolution
2 Mpx
2 Mpx
2 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Type
--
--
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ƒ/ 2.4
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
--
--
Pixel size
1.75 µm
1.75 µm
1.75 µm
Pixel Binning
--
--
--
Sensor size
--
--
--
4
Camera type
--
--
--

Portrait mode (depth)
Resolution
2 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.75 µm
Pixel Binning
--
Sensor size
--

Features

Flash Dual LED Dual LED Dual LED LED
Optical Stabilisation No No No No
Slow Motion Video Yes,
960 fps
Yes,
240 fps
Yes,
120 fps
Yes,
960 fps
Others
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Triple camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Triple camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • RAW
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Quadruple camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • RAW

Selfie

SELF
Camera type

Dedicated

Dedicated

Dedicated

Dedicated
Resolution 32 Mpx 32 Mpx 13 Mpx 20 Mpx
Sensor Samsung S5KGD1 Samsung S5KGD1 Omnivision OV13855 Unknown
Type ISOCELL ISOCELL PureCel --
Aperture ƒ/ 2.0 ƒ/ 2.0 ƒ/ 2.0 ƒ/ 2.0
ISO -- -- -- --
Pixel size 0.80 µm 0.80 µm 1.12 µm 0.90 µm
Pixel Binning 1-4 (2x2) 1-4 (2x2) -- --
Sensor size 1/2.8 1/2.8 1/2.9 --
Others
--
--
--
--

DxOMark Score

DxOMark Score -- -- --
84
Mobile
87
Photo
78
Video

User reviews

Quality of daytime photos
9.6
9.3
9.0
9.3
Quality of nighttime photos
8.1
8.2
7.9
7.6
Quality of selfies
9.1
9.0
8.2
8.6
Does it have a powerful flash?
9.0
8.0
8.3
8.5
Number of reviews
120 opinions
198 opinions
664 opinions
639 opinions
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Connectivity

Network compatibility

5G -- -- -- --
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28b (700)
  • B28a (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28b (700)
  • B28a (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28b (700)
  • B28a (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28b (700)
  • B28a (700)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM Dual Sim Dual Standby Dual Sim Dual Standby Dual Sim Dual Standby Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi MiMO

Bluetooth

Version Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

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

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
  • 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.

1.420 W/Kg on head
1.400 W/Kg on body
0.301 W/Kg on head
1.097 W/Kg on body
0.591 W/Kg on head
1.274 W/Kg on body
0.997 W/Kg on head
1.466 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

1.190 W/Kg on head
1.150 W/Kg on body
1.030 W/Kg on head
1.070 W/Kg on body
1.190 W/Kg on head
1.180 W/Kg on body
1.150 W/Kg on head
1.180 W/Kg on body

Others

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

User reviews

Quality of the GPS
9.2
8.8
8.8
9.0
And the WiFi?
9.3
8.7
8.9
9.1
Does it have good coverage for calls?
9.3
8.9
9.0
9.3
Number of reviews
120 opinions
198 opinions
664 opinions
639 opinions

Battery

Battery

Capacity
4030 mAh
4030 mAh
4000 mAh
4500 mAh
Type Li-Polymer Li-Polymer Li-Polymer Li-Polymer
Fast charge Yes,
18.0W
Yes,
18.0W
Yes,
18.0W
Yes,
18.0W
Others
  • Non-removable
  • Non-removable
  • Non-removable
  • Non-removable

User reviews

How long does the battery last?
  • 0%
    Less than half day
  • 1%
    Less than a day
  • 23%
    One day
  • 66%
    More than one day
  • 11%
    Two days or more
  • 1%
    Less than half day
  • 4%
    Less than a day
  • 18%
    One day
  • 65%
    More than one day
  • 14%
    Two days or more
  • 0%
    Less than half day
  • 7%
    Less than a day
  • 32%
    One day
  • 53%
    More than one day
  • 8%
    Two days or more
  • 0%
    Less than half day
  • 4%
    Less than a day
  • 23%
    One day
  • 57%
    More than one day
  • 16%
    Two days or more
Number of reviews
120 opinions
198 opinions
664 opinions
639 opinions

Software

Software

Operating System
  • MIUI V12 (Android 10)
    Android 10 Q, 1 year ago
  • Android 10
    Android 10 Q, 1 year ago
  • MIUI V11 (Android 10)
    Android 10 Q, 1 year ago
  • MIUI V12 (Android 10)
    Android 10 Q, 1 year ago
Google Services (official) Yes Yes Yes Yes

User reviews

Did it come with preinstalled applications?
  • 3%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 84%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 14%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
  • 50%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 48%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 2%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
  • 6%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 80%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 14%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
  • 5%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 87%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 7%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
Do you regularly receive updates?
  • 0%
    Never
  • 1%
    Once a year
  • 42%
    Every six months
  • 57%
    Every two months or less
  • 2%
    Never
  • 3%
    Once a year
  • 22%
    Every six months
  • 73%
    Every two months or less
  • 1%
    Never
  • 1%
    Once a year
  • 38%
    Every six months
  • 60%
    Every two months or less
  • 1%
    Never
  • 3%
    Once a year
  • 46%
    Every six months
  • 50%
    Every two months or less
Number of reviews
120 opinions
198 opinions
664 opinions
639 opinions

Prices

Prices

Prices

Prices for the version Global  •  6GB  •  64GB Change

Prices

Prices for the version Global  •  4GB  •  64GB Change

Prices

Prices for the version Intern  •  4GB  •  64GB Change

Prices

Prices for the version Global  •  6GB  •  64GB Change