Xiaomi Mi3 VS. ZTE Nubia Z7 mini: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Xiaomi Mi3 VS. ZTE Nubia Z7 mini. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
6.5
Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
Design & Materials
4.2
4.4
Performance & Hardware
5.1
4.1
Camera
5.6
6.1
Connectivity
4.2
5.8
Battery
4.7
3.3

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
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Release Date

Release date
December 2013, 5 years ago
July 2014, 5 years ago
State
On Sale
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
73.6 mm
144.0 mm
8.1 mm
69.3 mm
140.9 mm
8.0 mm
Weight
145 g
143 g
Usable surface
65 %
70 %
Materials
-
-
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Green

Red

White

Yellow

Screen

Diagonal
5"
5"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
441 Pixels per inch
441 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 2
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Xiaomi Mi3
Print 3D Model
ZTE Nubia Z7 mini
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AB
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AA v3 v2.0GHz
CPU
Krait 400
Krait 400
Type
Quad-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.3 GHz
2 GHz
64 Bits
No
No

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 330
Qualcomm Adreno 330

RAM

RAM
2 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
55.200 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 57% of devices
37.385
Overall performance better than 43% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
16 GB
SD Slot
No
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
No
No

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
No
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
13 Mpx
12.9 Mpx
Pixel size
--
1.115 µm
Sensor
Sony Exmor RS
Sony IMX214 Exmor RS
Type
Unknown
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.0
Flash
Dual LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Optical zoom
  • Autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
2 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
-
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Unknown
Micro SIM
Micro SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 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 Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth 4.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • GPS
  • S-GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GPS

USB

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

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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
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3050 mAh
2300 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Others

Software

Software
Operating System
MIUI V8 (Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow)
Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Prices

Prices

Prices unavailable