Xiaomi Mi4 VS. ZTE Nubia Z9 mini: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Xiaomi Mi4 VS. ZTE Nubia Z9 mini. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
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Design & Materials
4.6
5.2
Performance & Hardware
5.3
4.4
Camera
6.3
6.7
Connectivity
5.1
5.7
Battery
6.6
3.9

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
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Release Date

Release date
July 2014, 5 years ago
March 2015, 4 years ago
State
Not available
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
68.5 mm
139.2 mm
8.9 mm
69.8 mm
141.3 mm
8.2 mm
Weight
149 g
147 g
Usable surface
72 %
70 %
Materials
Plastic, Stainless steel
Glass
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

White
Black

White

Screen

Diagonal
5"
5"
Type
LCD IPS JDI
LCD IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
441 Pixels per inch
441 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Full Lamination Technology
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • OGS (One Glass Solution)
  • Capacitive
  • CGS - Continuous Grain Silicon
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • OGS (One Glass Solution)
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Xiaomi Mi4
Print 3D Model
ZTE Nubia Z9 mini
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
CPU
Krait 400
Cortex A53
Type
Quad-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.5 GHz
1.7 GHz
64 Bits
No
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 330
Qualcomm Adreno 405

RAM

RAM
2 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
61.493 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 61% of devices
31.025
Overall performance better than 33% of devices

Storage

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

Security

Fingerprint
No
No

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
13.1 Mpx
16 Mpx
Pixel size
1.115 µm
1.120 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX214 Exmor RS
Sony IMX234 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS
Aperture
f/1.8
f/2.0
Flash
LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual shot
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Manual focus
  • Scene mode
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
8 Mpx
8 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
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
Micro SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • 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)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • 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
1.370 W/Kg on body
0.421 W/Kg on head
1.438 W/Kg on body

Others

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

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3080 mAh
2900 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 5.0.2 Lollipop

Prices

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