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Xiaomi Mi A1 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Plus

Summary
74%
87%
Display

5.5" (13.97 cm)

Full HD, 401 PPI

5.5" (13.97 cm)

Full HD, 401 PPI

6.4" (16.21 cm)

1080x2340 px, 403 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

2 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad Core

2.2 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

16 MP (Primary)

13 MP(Front)

64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

32 MP(Front)

Battery

3080 mAh

4000 mAh

6000 mAh

Expert Rating

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User Rating

★★★★★
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4.4/5 based on 467,917 ratings

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4.4/5 based on 23,427 ratings

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General
Launch Date

September 12, 2017 (Official)

October 8, 2020 (Official)

Brand

Xiaomi

Xiaomi

Samsung

Model

Mi A1

Redmi Note 5 Plus

Galaxy F41

Operating System

Android v7.1.2 (Nougat)

Android v7.0 (Nougat)

Android v10 (Q)

Custom UI

Android One

Samsung One UI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

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

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

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

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

yes

Quick Charging

no  No

yes Quick, v3.0

yes Fast, 15W

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 155.4 mm
Width: 75.8 mm
Thickness: 7.3 mm

Height:
Width:
Thickness:

Height: 159.2 mm
Width: 75.1 mm
Thickness: 8.9 mm

Weight

165 grams

191 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal


Back: Plastic

Colours

Black, Gold, Red, Rose Gold

Fusion Green, Fusion Black, Fusion Blue

Display
Good
Very Good
Screen Size

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

6.4 " (16.21 cm)

Screen Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

1080 x 2340 pixels

Aspect Ratio

19.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes with waterdrop notch

Pixel Density

401 ppi

401 ppi

403 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

70.63 %

83.92 %

Performance
Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953

Qualcomm Snapdragon 630

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9611

Processor

Octa core, 2 GHz, Cortex A53

Quad core, 2.2 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 506

Adreno 508

Mali-G72 MP3

RAM

4 GB

4 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

32 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 128 GB

yes Up to 128 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 58.2 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Single

Triple

Resolution

12 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera(1.25µm pixel size)12 MP Telephoto (upto 10x Digital Zoom, upto 2x Optical Zoom) Camera

16 MP Primary Camera

64 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 1.7" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

Sensor

ISO-CELL

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F2.2

F1.8

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4616 x 3464 Pixels

9000 x 7000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

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

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

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Single

Resolution

5 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera

13 MP Primary Camera

32 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.8" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)

Physical Aperture

F2.0

F2.0

Battery
Very Good
Excellent
Capacity

3080 mAh

4000 mAh

6000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

no  No

Quick Charging

no  No

yes Quick, v3.0

yes Fast, 15W

USB Type-C

yes

no  No

yes

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

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

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

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

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

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

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

SIM 2

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

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

SAR Value

Head: 1.26 W/kg, Body: 0.17 W/kg

Head: 0.383 W/kg

Wi-Fi

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

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

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

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v4.2

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Applications

Explorer, Mi Cloud , Mi Remote

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Related Questions

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  • Does Xiaomi Mi A1 have Dual app features or a Second space or a Guest mode in it?

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    Answered By Raju Rai | 2 years ago

    You can use this simple trick to use dual apps

    1. Swipe down the notification panel to view the drop-down menu.
    2. Select the user option.
    3. Click on add new user.
    4. Once you create a new user, you can easily install the apps like WhatsApp again.
    Check out the video:
  • How to record calls on Xiaomi Mi A1 ?

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    Answered By Akansha Dasgupta | 3 years ago

    Unlike other Xiaomi phone, Mi A1 does not have their signature MiUi running in Mi A1 so the pre-installed call recording app is missing. However, you can download ACR call recorder app from the play store.

    To record calls on Mi A1 Follow the steps below:

    1. Download the ACR call recording app from the play store

    2. Then Follow the instructions from the app and allow all the access to the app as shown in the        Image below


    4. Then Tap the three bar on the top left of the app

    5. There you will find the Enable option on the top.

    6. Enable it and enjoy the app.

    You can also check this video for more detailed information.


    Check more details here :Mi A1

  • How to take screenshot on Xiaomi Mi A1 ?

    Answered By Rishit Patel | 2 years ago
    Take screenshot on Xiaomi Mi A1 using the hardware keys.

    • Go to the screen on which you want to take the screenshot.
    • Press and hold volume down and power button simultaneously for couple of seconds.
    • The screenshot will be captured.
    • The screenshot will be automatically saved in Photos->Album->screenshot.


    Take screenshot on Xiaomi Mi A1 using menu option.
    • Go to the screen on which you want to take the screenshot.
    • Now drag notification bar from top to bottom and find Toggles.
    • Next locate the screenshot icon.
    • Simply tap on the icon to perform screenshot.
    • The screenshot will be captured.
    • The screenshot will be automatically saved in Photos->Album->screenshot.
    Take screenshot on Xiaomi Mi A1 using Google Assistance.
    • Go to the screen on which you want to take the screenshot and open Google Assistant.
    • You can do this by saying OK Google or by long press on home button.
    • Now either you can say Take screenshot or type.
    • Screenshot will be taken.
    • Do note that, if you are taking screenshot using this method, it will not be saved automatically.
    • You need to either share or upload it to the Google photos.
  • How to set custom ringtone on Xiaomi Mi A1 ?

    Answered By Rishit Patel | 2 years ago

    1. First, download or save the Ringtone you want to set to your Mi Phone.

    2. Now open the pre-installed file manager.

    3. Find the folder where the ringtone is saved.

    4. Copy the file by long pressing the file and then tap on copy button(overlapping square box button left to three vertical dots.) which is at the top.

    5. Now go to the folder Local>Internal storage>Ringtones.

    6. Paste your Ringtone here by taping on paste icon.

    7. Now go to Settings>Sound>Phone Ringtone.

    8. Choose your Ringtone from the list which you want it as default phone Ringtone.

    9. Click on OK and youre done! The Ringtone will be set!

    Source: How to set Ringtone in Xiaomi Mi A1

  • which is best phone under 20000?

    Answered By 9d6059e8237f37821588590381167 | 3 months ago
    Poco X2 is the best smartphone under 20k




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