Compare Xiaomi Redmi 1S vs BQ S38

Summary
65%
35%
Display

4.7" (Medium)

HD, Sharp screen

4.0" (Small)

480x800, Avg sharpness

Performance

Quad core

1.6 GHz, 1 GB RAM

Dual core

1.2 GHz, 512 MB RAM

Storage

8 GB

64 GB (Expandable)

4 MB

32 GB (Expandable)

Camera

8 MP (Main)

1.6 MP (Front)

3 MP (Main)

1.3 MP (Front)

Battery

2000 mAh

1500 mAh

6 h talktime (2G)

Expert Rating

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User Rating

★★★★★
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4.1/5 based on 44,239 ratings

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3.7/5 based on 994 ratings

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General
Operating System

Android v4.3 (Jelly Bean)

Android v4.4.2 (KitKat)

Custom UI

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Micro

Network

4G: No, 3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 137 mm
Width: 69 mm
Thickness: 9.9 mm

Height: mm
Width: mm
Thickness: mm

Weight

158 grams

Colours

Display
Very Good
Average
Screen Resolution

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

480 x 800 pixels

Pixel Density

312 ppi

233 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

LCD

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Performance
Average
Poor
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8228

MediaTek MT6572M

Processor

Quad core, 1.6 GHz, Cortex A7

Dual core, 1.2 GHz, ARM Cortex A7

Graphics

Adreno 305

RAM

1 GB

512 MB

Storage
Very Good
Poor
Internal Memory

8 GB

4 MB

Expandable Memory

Up to 64 GB

Up to 32 GB

Camera
Good
Poor
Main Camera
Resolution

8 MP Primary Camera

3 MP Primary Camera

Aperture

2.2 F

Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

3264 x 2448 Pixels

2000 x 1504 Pixels

Settings

ISO control

Shooting Modes

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode

Camera Features

Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

720x480 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

1.6 MP Front Camera

1.3 MP Front Camera

Battery
Average
Below Average
Capacity

2000 mAh

1500 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-ion

Standby Time

Up to 450 Hours(2G)

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Micro

SIM 1

3G, 2G

3G, 2G

SIM 2

2G

2G

Bluetooth

v4.0

v2.0

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

USB Connectivity

microUSB 2.0

microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Accelerometer