Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S: Comparison

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

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8.6
Cost-effectiveness
8.7
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7.7
8
Performance & Hardware
7.2
7.6
Camera
7.5
7.7
Connectivity
8.1
7.5
Battery
8.6
8.7

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
M2003J15SG, M2003J15SS
M2003J6A1G

Release Date

Release date
April 2020, 2 months ago
March 2020, 3 months ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
77.2 mm
162.3 mm
8.9 mm
76.7 mm
165.7 mm
8.8 mm
Weight
199 g
209 g
Usable surface
83 %
84 %
Materials
Plastic, P2i Nano coating
Plastic, P2i Nano coating
Resistance
IP53
-
Colors
White

Blue

Green
Black

White

Blue

Screen

Diagonal
6.53"
6.67"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS
Aspect Ratio
19.5:9
20:9
Resolution
1080 x 2340 px
1080 x 2400 px
Density
395 Pixels per inch
395 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Hole-punch Notch
  • Brightnes 450 cd/m² (typ)
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • TÜV Rheinland Eye Comfort Certification
  • 84% NTSC
  • Scratch resistant
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Frameless
  • Hole-punch Notch
  • Brightnes 450 cd/m² (typ)
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • TÜV Rheinland Eye Comfort Certification
  • HDR10
  • 84% NTSC
  • LED Notifications
  • Scratch resistant
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Frameless

Prototypes





Prototypes
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
MediaTek Helio G85
Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G
CPU
2xCortex-A76 Kryo 465 Gold 2.3 GHz+6xCortex-A55 Kryo 465 Silver 1.8 GHz
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2 GHz
2.3 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Arm Mali-G52 MC2 950MHz
Qualcomm Adreno 618

RAM

RAM
3 GB
4 GB
Type
LPDDR4X RAM
LPDDR4X RAM

Antutu

Score
205.946 (Antutu v8)
Overall performance better than 83% of devices
274.596 (Antutu v8)
Overall performance better than 87% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
64 GB
Type
UFS Storage 2.1
UFS Storage 2.1
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, in the back
Yes, on the side

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
--
LED Notifications
Cooling system
No
No
Gaming buttons
No
No

Camera

Quad rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
48 Mpx
Sensor
Samsung S5KGM1
Type
ISOCELL
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.79
ISO
--
Pixel size
0.80 µm
Pixel Binning
1-4 (2x2)
Sensor size
1/2
Wide Angle lens
2
Resolution
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm
Portrait mode (depth)
3
Resolution
2 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.70 µm
Macro lens
4
Resolution
2 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.75 µm

Quad rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
48 Mpx
Sensor
Samsung S5KGM2
Type
ISOCELL
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.79
ISO
--
Pixel size
0.80 µm
Pixel Binning
1-4 (2x2)
Sensor size
1/2.25
Wide Angle lens
2
Resolution
8 Mpx
Sensor
Omnivision OV8856
Type
PureCel
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm
Sensor size
1/4
Portrait mode (depth)
3
Resolution
2 Mpx
Sensor
GalaxyCore GC02M1
Type
CMOS
Aperture
Unknow
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.75 µm
Macro lens
4
Resolution
5 Mpx
Sensor
Samsung S5KE9
Type
CMOS BSI
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm
Flash
LED
LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Quadruple camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Night Mode
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Quadruple camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Night Mode
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
Yes
960 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
13 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.25
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm
Resolution
16 Mpx
Sensor
Omnivision OV16A1Q
Type
CMOS
Aperture
Unknow
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.00 µm
Features
-
-

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (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)
2G
  • 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
Type
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
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi MiMO
  • 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
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • APT-x
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • APT-x

Navigation

Navigation
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Beidou
  • Galileo
  • GPS (L1+L5)
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Beidou
  • Galileo
  • GPS (L1+L5)
  • NavIC System

USB

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

0.795 W/Kg on head
1.138 W/Kg on body
0.720 W/Kg on head
0.980 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

0.840 W/Kg on head
1.090 W/Kg on body
0.960 W/Kg on head
1.000 W/Kg on body

Others

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

Battery

Battery
Capacity
5020 mAh
5020 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Fast charge
Yes, 18.0W
Yes, 18.0W
Others
  • Reverse charging
  • Non-removable
  • Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
MIUI V11 (Android 10)
MIUI V11 (Android 10)

Prices

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