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Samsung Galaxy J8 2018 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

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Display

6.0" (15.24 cm)

720x1480 px, 274 PPI

5.99" (15.21 cm)

1080x2160 px, 403 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

1.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

1.8 GHz + 1.6 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

Camera

16 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

16 MP(Front)

12 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

20 MP(Front)

Battery

3500 mAh

23 h talktime (3G)

4000 mAh

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User Rating

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General
Launch Date

June 28, 2018 (Official)

February 22, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Xiaomi

Model

Galaxy J8 2018

Redmi Note 5 Pro

Also Known As

Samsung Galaxy J8

Operating System

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Android v7.1.2 (Nougat)

Custom UI

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

no  No

yes Quick, v2.0

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 159.2 mm
Width: 75.7 mm
Thickness: 8.2 mm

Height: 158.6 mm
Width: 75.4 mm
Thickness: 8 mm

Weight

191 grams

181 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Black, Blue, Gold

Black, Gold, Red, Rose Gold, Lake Blue

Display
Good
Good
Screen Size

6.0 " (15.24 cm)

5.99 " (15.21 cm)

Screen Resolution

720 x 1480 pixels

1080 x 2160 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

18:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes

Pixel Density

274 ppi

403 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass, Scratch-resistant glass

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

76.15 %

77.43 %

Performance
Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 450

Qualcomm Snapdragon 636

Processor

Octa core, 1.8 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core (1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.6 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 506

Adreno 509

RAM

4 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 128 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 51 GB

Up to 52.4 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Very Good
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

16 MP + 5 MP Dual Primary Cameras

12 MP + 5 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F2.2

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

Image Resolution

4616 x 3464 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode

Camera Features

4 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

16 MP Front Camera

20 MP Front Camera

Sensor

Exmor RS

Autofocus

no  No

Physical Aperture

F1.9

F2.2

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3500 mAh

4000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 23 Hours(3G)

Standby time

Up to 456 Hours(2G)

Quick Charging

no  No

yes Quick, v2.0

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
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) / 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 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
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) / 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: 0.697 W/kg

Head: 1.1888 W/kg, Body: 0.334 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n/n 5GHz

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

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

no  No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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    Answered By Priya Patel | 11 months ago

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    Answered By Sasashy Malhotra | 11 months ago
    WiFi hotspot is a feature that allows you to simply share your data to others around you. Your device acts as a router and provides internet access to devices around you. You can use this internet on any device like mobile, laptop, tablets. It is very simple to setup the hotspot on your device. Follow this guide:
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    Answered By Sarah Nair | 11 months ago
    1. Long press home button to initiate the Google Assistant.
    2. Tap "Continue" to go to your personal assistant screen.
    3. The Tap on "Yes I'm in" to allow all the required permissions.

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