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Summary
83%
82%
Display

6.3" (16 cm)

1080x2340 px, 409 PPI

6.5" (16.51 cm)

720x1600 px, 270 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.2 GHz + 1.84 GHz, 3 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

32 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

48 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

13 MP(Front)

12 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

4000 mAh

23 h talktime (2G)

5000 mAh

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User Rating

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4.4/5 based on 298,717 ratings

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4.5/5 based on 348,594 ratings

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General
Launch Date

May 23, 2019 (Official)

January 15, 2020 (Official)

Brand

Xiaomi

Realme

Model

Redmi Note 7S

5i

Operating System

Android v9.0 (Pie)

Android v9.0 (Pie)

Custom UI

MIUI

ColorOS

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

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

yes Quick, v4.0

no  No

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 159.2 mm
Width: 75.2 mm
Thickness: 8.1 mm

Height: 164.4 mm
Width: 75 mm
Thickness: 9 mm

Weight

186 grams

195 grams

Build Material


Back: Gorilla Glass


Back: Plastic

Colours

Onyx Black, Sapphire Blue, Ruby Red, Astro White

Aqua Blue, Forest Green

Waterproof

yes Splash proof

yes Splash proof

Display
Good
Average
Screen Size

6.3 " (16 cm)

6.5 " (16.51 cm)

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2340 pixels

720 x 1600 pixels

Aspect Ratio

19.5:9

20:9

Bezel-less display

yes with waterdrop notch

yes with waterdrop notch

Pixel Density

409 ppi

270 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Refresh Rate

60 Hz

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

89 %

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

81.21 %

82.73 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8956

Qualcomm Snapdragon 665

Processor

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.84 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)

Octa core (2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 512

Adreno 610

RAM

3 GB

4 GB

Bootup Time (tested by 91mobiles)

25.0 s

24.0 s

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

32 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 256 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Very Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Quad

Resolution

48 MP f/1.8 Primary Camera(2" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.2, Depth Camera(1.12µm pixel size)

12 MP f/1.8 (upto 10x Digital Zoom) Primary Camera(2.8" sensor size, 1.25µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.25, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera(5.0" sensor size, 1.75µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera(5.0" sensor size, 1.75µm pixel size)

Sensor

ISOCELL Plus

CMOS image sensor, Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.8

F1.8

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

8000 x 6000 Pixels

4000 x 3000 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, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

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

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

13 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera(3.1" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)

8 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle Primary Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)

Sensor

CMOS

Physical Aperture

F2.0

F2.0

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Excellent
Capacity

4000 mAh

5000 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 23 Hours(2G)

Standby time

Up to 251 Hours(2G)

Up to 720 Hours(2G)

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v4.0

no  No

USB Type-C

yes

no  No

Battery Charging Time (20% to 100%) (tested by 91mobiles)

01h 54m 30s

02h 44m 07s

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) / 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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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 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) / 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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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 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: 1.180 W/kg, Body: 0.631 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

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

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, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

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Related Questions

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  • How to cast my Realme 5i screen on TV ?

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    Answered By Mahima Jayaraman | 8 months ago

    To cast your phone screen on your TV you need to have Chromecast.
    Follow the steps to successfully cast your screen-

    Before you begin casting

    1. Connect your phone to a Wi-Fi network.
    2. The mobile device, tablet or computer you are using to cast must be on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast.
    3. You must be running the latest version of the Chromecast-enabled app. You can always double check that you are on the latest version by visiting the Google Play Store.



     

    Cast from Chromecast-enabled apps to your TV

    1. Make sure that the phone you are using to cast is on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast or TV with Chromecast built-in.
    2. Open a Chromecast-enabled app.
    3. Tap the Cast button Inactive cast extension.

      Note: The Cast button isn't located in the same place on all Chromecast-enabled apps.

    4. Tap the device you'd like to cast to.


    5. When you're connected, the Cast button will turn color, letting you know you're connected.
    6. Select the app like Youtube, Browser, Google Music etc and look for the Cast icon as shown in the image below.

    You can now cast videos, movies and TV shows directly to your TV.
    To stop casting, tap the Cast button and then Disconnect.
    You can also watch this step-by-step guide to do the same


    You can check more details here :Realme 5i

  • Does Realme 5i support 5G?

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    Answered By Arnesh Chauhan | 8 months ago

    Realme 5i is one of the budget friendly flagship device from the company.

    The device is a VoLTE enabled and comes with Dual 4G bands.

    However, the device does not support 5G as the 5G service is still in the testing phase in India.

    In the meantime, do not forget to find all the detailed specifications and other latest updates related to Realme 5i here.

  • Does Realme 5i support Fast Charging?

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    Answered By Harita Kishore | 8 months ago

    Honestly speaking, fast charging is the most relevant and important feature these days in phones. You can charge your phone fully within minutes while you are getting ready to leave your home. Yes, Realme 5i supports quick charging. If configured correctly, the phone can give you up to a day's battery.

    You can check the specs of Realme 5i here: Realme 5i

  • How to root Realme 5i ?

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    Answered By Amanda Patil | 8 months ago

    To root your phone manually, you need to turn on USB Debugging. 

    1. Go to Setting, Find kernel version in About.
    2. Tap it seven times, at which point you should see the message, "You are now a developer!" With that done, tap Settings, About Phone, Developer Options, and then tick USB debugging." Then tap OK to approve the setting change. 
    3. Now turn it ON  in fastboot mode and unlock the bootloader.
    4. Install a recovery to help you with flashing.
    5. Flash a supporting custom ROM and gapps.


    XDA Developers is a great site to help you with the process, support and Custom ROMs.


    Check the below video for One click root method that works on many latest devices:

    You can check the specs of Realme 5i here: Realme 5i
  • How to increase the speed of Xiaomi Redmi Note 7S ?

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    Answered By Karan Dutta | 1 years ago

    To Increase the speed of your slow Android phone here is the guide to speed it up in 5 Minutes

    1. Close all your unused apps.
      1. Closing all the apps which you are not using saves a lot of memory usages which can be utilized by other apps to make it run faster.


    2. Clean all the app cache

      1. Download Clean Master software from the Play store (here)
      2. Press Junk Files and let it do its work 
      3. After that press on Phone Boost option.


    3. Disable the Animations
      1. Go to "Settings"
      2. Then Go to "About phone"
      3. Tap on " Build Number" 7 times.
      4. Then Go back to settings and Tap on " Developer Option"
      5. Scroll Down to "Windows Animation Scale". as shown in the Image below
      6. Tap on "Animation Off".



    You can also check the most popular video on youtube to speed up your Android without installing any software:


    You can check the specs of Redmi Note 7s here: Xiaomi Redmi Note 7s
    You can find the customer service center here: Mi Support
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