Xiaomi Mi3 VS. Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Xiaomi Mi3 VS. Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.8
Cost-effectiveness
9
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
5.8
9.3
Performance & Hardware
7.1
8.3
Camera
7.5
5.9
Connectivity
6.1
8.7
Battery
6.9
9.2

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
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Hongmi Rice 5

Presentation

Unveiled
December 2013, 4 years ago
December 2017, 10 months ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
73.6 mm
144.0 mm
8.1 mm
75.5 mm
158.5 mm
8.1 mm
Weight
145 g
180 g
Usable surface
65 %
77 %
Materials
-
Aluminium alloy
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Blue

Gold

Rose-gold

Screen

Diagonal
5"
5.99"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 2160 px
Density
441 Pixels per inch
409 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 2
  • Multi-touch
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • 84% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Xiaomi Mi3
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AB
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953
CPU
Krait 400
ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Quad-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.3 GHz
2 GHz
64 Bits
No
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 330
Qualcomm Adreno 506

RAM

RAM
2 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
55.200
Antutu v6, Overall performance better than 70% of devices
76.883
Antutu v7, Overall performance better than 80% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 9-14.8 GB
32 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 25-30.8 GB
SD Slot
No
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
No
Yes, in the back

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
No
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
13 Mpx
12 Mpx
Pixel size
--
1.277 µm
Sensor
Sony Exmor RS
Omnivision OV12A10
Type
Unknown
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.2
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Optical zoom
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Front Flash
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
No
30.0 fps
Yes
120.0 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
2 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA2000 EX-DO
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
4G LTE
-
  • 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)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Unknown
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11a
  • 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 4.0
Bluetooth 4.2 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • 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.

--
1.000 W/Kg on head
1.400 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

-- W/Kg on head
1.290 W/Kg on body
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Others

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

Battery

Capacity
3050 mAh
4000 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Operating System
MIUI V8 (Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow)
MIUI V9 (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)

Prices

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