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Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 vs Samsung Galaxy M12

Summary
80%
76%
Display

6.53" (16.59 cm)

1080x2340 px, 395 PPI

6.5" (16.51 cm)

720x1600 px, 270 PPI

Camera

48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

13 MP(Front)

48 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

5020 mAh

6000 mAh

58 h talktime (4G)

Performance

Dual + Hexa Core

2 GHz + 2 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Octa Core

2 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

1 TB (Expandable)

Expert Rating

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User Rating

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4.3/5 based on 223,964 ratings

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4.1/5 based on 80,531 ratings

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Best Prices
Rs. 12,968 @Flipkart Buy
Rs. 14,800 @Amazon Buy
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General
Launch Date

July 24, 2020 (Official)

March 17, 2021 (Official)

Operating System

Android v10 (Q)

Android v11

Custom UI

MIUI

Samsung One UI

Performance
Good
Good
Chipset

MediaTek Helio G85

Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 850

CPU

Octa core (2 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A75 + 2 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55)

Octa core, 2 GHz, Cortex A55

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Fabrication

12 nm

8 nm

Graphics

Mali-G52

Mali-G52 MP1

RAM

4 GB

4 GB

RAM Type

LPDDR4X

LPDDR4X

Display
Good
Average
Display Type

IPS LCD

PLS TFT LCD

Screen Size

6.53 " (16.59 cm)

6.5 " (16.51 cm)

Resolution

1080 x 2340 pixels

720 x 1600 pixels

Aspect Ratio

19.5:9

20:9

Pixel Density

395 ppi

270 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

84.37 %

81.95 %

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5,

Bezel-less display

with punch-hole display

with notch

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Brightness

450 nits

Refresh Rate

60 Hz

90 Hz

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 161.4 mm
Width: 76.7 mm
Thickness: 8.7 mm

Height: 164 mm
Width: 75.9 mm
Thickness: 9.7 mm

Weight

200 grams

221 grams

Build Material

Back: Plastic

Colours

Pebble Grey, Arctic White, Aqua Green

Black, Blue, White

Waterproof

, Splash proof

Camera
Very Good
Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Quad

Quad

Resolution

48 MP f/1.79 Primary Camera(2" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(4.0" sensor size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera(1.75µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera(5.0" sensor size)

48 MP f/2.0 (upto 10x Digital Zoom), Wide Angle (80° field-of-view) Primary Camera(2" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera
2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

Sensor

ISOCELL Plus

ISOCELL Plus

Autofocus

, Phase Detection autofocus

OIS

No

Flash

, LED Flash

, LED Flash

Image Resolution

8000 x 6000 Pixels

8000 x 6000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Burst mode

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

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

13 MP f/2.25 Primary Camera(3" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)

8 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera

Autofocus

No

Flash

No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Excellent
Capacity

5020 mAh

6000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

Removable

No

No

TalkTime

Up to 58 Hours(4G)

Quick Charging

, Fast, 22.5W

, Fast, 15W

USB Type-C

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

, Up to 512 GB

, Up to 1 TB

User Available Storage

Up to 48 GB

USB OTG

Storage Type

eMMC 5.1

eMMC 5.1

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

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

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

VoLTE

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) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
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) / 1900(band 2) / 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) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 0.853 W/kg, Body: 0.433 W/kg

Wi-Fi

, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n

, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Calling

Bluetooth

, v5.0

, v5.0

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Sensors
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Side

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

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