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Summary
94%
89%
Display

6.21" (15.77 cm)

1080x2248 px, 402 PPI

6.28" (15.95 cm)

1080x2220 px, 393 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.8 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.2 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

Non Expandable

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

20 MP(Front)

16 MP + 24 MP (Primary)

24 MP(Front)

Battery

3400 mAh

3700 mAh

Expert Rating
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General
Launch Date

December 19, 2018 (Expected)

November 21, 2018 (Expected)

Brand

Xiaomi

Samsung

Model

Mi 8

Galaxy A9 Star

Operating System

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Custom UI

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

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

yes Quick, v4.0

yes Fast

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 154.9 mm
Width: 74.8 mm
Thickness: 7.6 mm

Height: 162.4 mm
Width: 77 mm
Thickness: 7.6 mm

Weight

175 grams

191 grams

Colours

Black, Blue, Gold, White

Black, White

Display
Very Good
Very Good
Screen Size

6.21 " (15.77 cm)

6.28 " (15.95 cm)

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2248 pixels

1080 x 2220 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.7:9

18.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes

Pixel Density

402 ppi

393 ppi

Display Type

AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

83.77 %

80.4 %

Performance
Excellent
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8956

Processor

Octa core (2.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385)

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 630

Adreno 512

RAM

6 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

no  No

yes Up to 256 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 49.1 GB

Camera
Excellent
Very Good
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP + 12 MP Dual Primary Cameras

16 MP + 24 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.8

F1.7

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4616 x 3464 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Optical Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection

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

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

20 MP Front Camera

24 MP Front Camera

Physical Aperture

F2.0

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3400 mAh

3700 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v4.0

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

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) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 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 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 2600(band 7) / 1700(band 4) / 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) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 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 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 2600(band 7) / 1700(band 4) / 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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Wi-Fi

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

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

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

USB Type-C

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Applications

Bixby, Samsung Pay

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