Difference between Xiaomi Mi 9 and Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Specs


Difference between the Xiaomi Mi 9 smartphone and the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,8 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,8 GHz. The second is working with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, with 8 cores, 8 threads, its initial frequency is 1,9 GHz, its maximum frequency is 2,8 GHz.

Specifications:

Smartphone Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Model version(s) Xiaomi Cepheus Samsung SM-N960U
Release date Q1 2019 Q4 2018
Dimensions 6.20 x 2.94 x 0.30 in 6.37 x 3.01 x 0.35 in
Weight 6.1 oz 7.09 oz
Body Back glass,
aluminum frame
Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Screen size, colours 6.39 inches, 16M colors 6.4 inches, 16M colors
Screen type Super AMOLED Super AMOLED
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels 1440 x 2960 pixels
Screen ratio 19.5:9 18.5:9
Density 403 ppi 516 ppi
Operating system Android 9.0 Android 8.1
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Lithography 7 nm FinFET 10 nm FinFET LPP
Cores 8 8
Threads 8 8
High-performance cores 1x Cortex-A76 @2.84 GHz
3x Cortex-A76 @2.42 GHz
4x Cortex-A75 @2.8 GHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A55 @1.8 GHz 4x Cortex-A55 @1.9 GHz
GPU Adreno 640 Adreno 630
Memory 6 / 8 GB RAM 6 / 8 GB RAM
Storage 64 / 128 GB 128 / 512 GB
Memory card Up to 512 GB
Camera 48 MP, f/1.8
16 MP, f/2.2, 13mm
12 MP, f/2.2, 54mm
12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm
Front camera 20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9┬Ám 12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm
Video 2160p30/60,
1080p30/120/240/960
2160p60,
1080p240,
720p960
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 3.1, Type-C 1.0
Battery capacity 3,300 mAh 4,000 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Po Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 15 hours and 50 minutes ~ 12 hours and 10 minutes
DxOMark 107 103
AnTuTu 372,000 235,456
Geekbench 4 single core 3,512 2,352
Geekbench 4 multi-core 10,783 8,468
Rating 4.9 / 5 4.3 / 5
Number of reviews 50 694
Price $516 $1,050
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. Both phones have an identical number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Xiaomi Mi 9 is higher. The Xiaomi Mi 9 has a more recent release date.

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