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Xiaomi Mi A1 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

Summary
74%
81%
Display

5.5" (13.97 cm)

Full HD, 401 PPI

5.99" (15.21 cm)

1080x2160 px, 403 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

2 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

1.8 GHz + 1.6 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

12 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

20 MP(Front)

Battery

3080 mAh

4000 mAh

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User Rating

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4.4/5 based on 467,912 ratings

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4.5/5 based on 1,173,886 ratings

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Best Prices
Rs. 13,999 @Amazon Buy
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Rs. 15,499 @Croma Buy
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General
Launch Date

September 12, 2017 (Official)

February 22, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Xiaomi

Xiaomi

Model

Mi A1

Redmi Note 5 Pro

Operating System

Android v7.1.2 (Nougat)

Android v7.1.2 (Nougat)

Custom UI

Android One

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

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: 155.4 mm
Width: 75.8 mm
Thickness: 7.3 mm

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

Weight

165 grams

181 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Black, Gold, Red, Rose Gold

Black, Gold, Red, Rose Gold, Lake Blue

Display
Good
Good
Screen Size

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

5.99 " (15.21 cm)

Screen Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

1080 x 2160 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18:9

Bezel-less display

yes

Pixel Density

401 ppi

403 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass v3, Scratch-resistant glass

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

70.63 %

77.43 %

Performance
Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953

Qualcomm Snapdragon 636

Processor

Octa core, 2 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 128 GB

yes Up to 128 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 58.2 GB

Up to 52.4 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Good
Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Dual

Resolution

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

12 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera(2.9" sensor size, 1.25µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.0, Depth Camera(1.12µm pixel size)

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F2.2

F2.2

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

no  No

Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 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

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

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

5 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera

20 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera(2.8" sensor size, 1µm pixel size)

Sensor

Exmor RS

Physical Aperture

F2.0

F2.2

Flash

yes LED Flash

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3080 mAh

4000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

Standby time

Up to 456 Hours(2G)

Quick Charging

no  No

yes Quick, v2.0

USB Type-C

yes

no  No

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

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 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) / 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 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
Read More..

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
Read More..

SAR Value

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

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

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/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

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

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, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Applications

Explorer, Mi Cloud , Mi Remote

Price list

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Rs. 13,999
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3. 5% off with Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card.

4. 1000 Paytm Cashback For Every 1000th User.

5. No Cost EMI on Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card.

Rs. 13,790
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1. 10% off on SBI Credit Card, up to 1250.

2. 5% Cashback on Flipkart Axis Bank Card.

3. 5% off with Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card.

4. 1000 Paytm Cashback For Every 1000th User.

5. No Cost EMI on Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card.

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  • How to cast my Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro screen on TV ?

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    Answered By Priya Patel | 1 years ago

    Viewing your favourite videos on your mobile is sometimes very irritating. Small screen, less volume and sometimes bad quality due to your screen. You can simply use a Chrome cast or Amazon Firestick to cast your mobile on a non-WiFi TV. Make sure your Chrome cast or Fire Stick and your mobile is on the same network. Simply follow these steps:

    1. Open the Google Home app Google Home app and go to the Account tab .
    2. Scroll down, look for your Chromecast/Firestick name and tap on it.
    3. Tap on the CAST SCREEN/AUDIO button.

    For a WiFi enabled TV, you simply need to connect your phone on WiFi where your TV is connected and simply search the device to cast.


    Find out more ways for casting:


    You can look at complete specs here: Redmi Note 5 Pro
  • 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 set custom ringtone on Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro ?

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    Answered By Sarah Venkatesan | 1 years ago
    Well, sometimes you watch some movie and you want its tune as your ringtone. Happens right? It happened with me last when I watched Sherlock. Remember that violin tune.? Yes, so I got the tone and copied it to my phone by simply mailing and downloading it to the email ID configured on my phone.
    1. Once there, navigate to Settings
    2. Open the sound section
    3. Find Phone Ringtone option and open it
    4. Select local ringtone and select the ringtone which was copied
    Well, you are done. Each time your phone rings, you listen to your favorite tune.

    You can check the specs here: Redmi Note 5 Pro
  • How to record calls on Xiaomi Mi A1 ?

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    Answered By Akansha Dasgupta | 2 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.
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