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Summary
77%
75%
Performance

MediaTek Helio G99

4 GB RAM

MediaTek Helio G88

4 GB RAM

Display

6.58" (16.71 cm)

1080x2408 px (FHD+)

6.79" (17.25 cm)

1080x2460 px (FHD+)

Rear Camera

50 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP

Triple Camera

50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP

Triple Camera

Front Camera

8 MP

Single Camera

8 MP

Single Camera

Battery

5000 mAh

5000 mAh

34 h talktime (4G)

Storage

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

128 GB

1 TB (Expandable)

Expert Rating

7.0/10

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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.1/5 based on 39,958 ratings

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4.3/5 based on 98,467 ratings

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Benchmarks

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General
Launch Date

September 13, 2022 (Official)

August 4, 2023 (Official)

Operating System

Android v12

Android v13

Custom UI

MIUI

MIUI

Performance
Good
Good
Chipset

MediaTek Helio G99

MediaTek Helio G88

CPU

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A76 + 2 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55)

Octa core (2 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A75 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G57 MC2

Mali-G52 MC2

RAM

4 GB

4 GB

RAM Type

LPDDR4X

LPDDR4X

Display
Good
Good
Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Screen Size

6.58 " (16.71 cm)

6.79 " (17.25 cm)

Resolution

1080x2408 px (FHD+)

1080x2460 px (FHD+)

Aspect Ratio

20:9

20:9

Pixel Density

401 ppi

396 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

83.92 %

85.35 %

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Bezel-less display

with waterdrop notch

with punch-hole display

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Brightness

500 nits

550 nits

Refresh Rate

90 Hz

90 Hz

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

91 %

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 163.9 mm
Width: 76 mm
Thickness: 8.9 mm

Height: 168.6 mm
Width: 76.2 mm
Thickness: 8.1 mm

Weight

201 grams

198.5 grams

Build Material

Back: Mineral Glass

Colours

Icy Blue, Power Black, POCO Yellow

Moonstone Silver, Pastel Blue, Jade lack

Waterproof

, Splash proof, IP52

, Splash proof, IP53

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Dust proof

Camera
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Triple

Triple

Resolution

50 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(0.64µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera
2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

50 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera
8 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera

Sensor

S5KJN1, ISO-CELL

Autofocus

Flash

, LED Flash

, LED Flash

Image Resolution

8150 x 6150 Pixels

8150 x 6150 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Burst mode
Macro Mode

Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Burst mode
Film Camera

Camera Features

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus
Voice Shutter

10 x Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Custom Watermark
Face detection
Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps
1280x720 @ 30 fps

Video Recording Features

Movie Frame

Movie Frame

Front Camera
Good
Good
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

8 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(1.12µm pixel size)

8 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(1.12µm pixel size)

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps
1280x720 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

5000 mAh

5000 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-Polymer

Removable

No

No

TalkTime

Up to 34 Hours(4G)

Standby time

Up to 630 Hours(4G)

Up to 648 Hours(2G)

Quick Charging

, Fast, 18W

, Fast, 18W

USB Type-C

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

128 GB

Expandable Memory

, Up to 512 GB

, Up to 1 TB

USB OTG

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network Support

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

VoLTE

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 0.851 W/kg, Body: 0.674 W/kg

Head: 0.846 W/kg, Body: 0.747 W/kg

Wi-Fi

, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz

, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

, v5.3

, v5.3

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Sensors
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Side

Side

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Accelerometer, Compass

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