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Xiaomi Mi A1 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max

Summary
74%
88%
Display

5.5" (13.97 cm)

Full HD, 401 PPI

6.67" (16.94 cm)

1080x2400 px, 395 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

2 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Dual + Hexa Core

2.3 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

32 MP(Front)

Battery

3080 mAh

5020 mAh

Expert Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.4/5 based on 467,912 ratings

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4.2/5 based on 11,155 ratings

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Best Prices
Rs. 13,999 @Amazon Buy
Rs. 13,999 @Flipkart Buy
Rs. 15,499 @Croma Buy
Rs. 16,999 @Amazon Buy
Rs. 17,499 @Croma Buy
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General
Launch Date

September 12, 2017 (Official)

May 11, 2020 (Official)

Brand

Xiaomi

Xiaomi

Model

Mi A1

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max

Operating System

Android v7.1.2 (Nougat)

Android v10 (Q)

Custom UI

Android One

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

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

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

no  No

yes Fast, 33W: 50 % in 30 minutes

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

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

Height: 165.5 mm
Width: 76.6 mm
Thickness: 8.8 mm

Weight

165 grams

209 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal


Back: Gorilla Glass

Colours

Black, Gold, Red, Rose Gold

Aurora Blue , Glacier White, Interstellar Black , Champagne Gold

Waterproof

yes Splash proof

Display
Good
Good
Screen Size

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

6.67 " (16.94 cm)

Screen Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

1080 x 2400 pixels

Aspect Ratio

20:9

Bezel-less display

yes with punch-hole display

Pixel Density

401 ppi

395 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Refresh Rate

60 Hz

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

70.63 %

84.73 %

Performance
Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953

Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G

Processor

Octa core, 2 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Dual core, Kryo 465 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 465)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 506

Adreno 618

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

Bootup Time (tested by 91mobiles)

22.0 s

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

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

Quad

Resolution

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

64 MP f/1.89 (upto 10x Digital Zoom) Primary Camera(1.7" sensor size, 1.6µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(1.12µm pixel size)5 MP Camera(1.12µm pixel size)2 MP, Depth Camera(1.75µm pixel size)

Sensor

CMOS image sensor, ISOCELL Plus

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F2.2

F1.89

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

9000 x 7000 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

Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

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

Video Recording

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

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 960 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

5 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera

32 MP Primary Camera(1.6µm pixel size)

Physical Aperture

F2.0

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Excellent
Capacity

3080 mAh

5020 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

Standby time

Up to 492 Hours(2G)

Quick Charging

no  No

yes Fast, 33W: 50 % in 30 minutes

USB Type-C

yes

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

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) / 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) / 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) / 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
Read More..

SAR Value

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

Head: 0.880 W/kg, Body: 0.475 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, MIMO

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Calling

yes

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

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

Side

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, 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 Redmi Note 9 Pro support NFC?

    A

    Answered By Aftab Shan | 5 months ago

    No, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro doesn't have the NFC feature and it is quite obvious as this feature generally comes with the upper mid-range phones.

    Check what NFC is-


    Check Full Device Specifications Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro

  • Which phone is better between Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max and Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro?

    B

    Answered By Balbir Nath | 4 months ago

    These two phones aren't comparable as their price difference is too much. 

    And it is obvious that the Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro is better as it comes with flagship-level of specifications.

    But the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is also a great phone at its price.

    Check Full Comparison Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro

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

    R

    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 ?

    A

    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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