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Blu Vivo IV D970L vs Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Blu Vivo IV vs Xiaomi Redmi 8A phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Blu Vivo IV D970L
5"
AMOLED

1080x1920

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Octa

2300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Blu Vivo IV X18Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
6.2"
IPS

720x1520

12
MP

8mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


08 Advantages Blu Vivo IV D970L
Vivo IV D970LvsRedmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
 46%46%
+Lighter
129 grams (4.52 ounces)vs188 grams (6.58 ounces)
 71%71%
+Thinner
5.5 millimeters (0.22 inches)vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 89%89%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs720x1520 pixels
 63%63%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
441 PPIvs271 PPI
 7%7%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 13MPvs(back) 12MP
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)

18 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)vsVivo IV D970L
 30%30%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.7Ghz 32bit Octa-Core
 75%75%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (21GB user available)vs16GB (12GB user available)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 24%24%
+Larger screen
6.2"vs5"
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
EIS: Digital stabilizationvsNot supported
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 59%59%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 5MP
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvs3G+ HSPA+
 6 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
 117%100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
5000 mAhvs2300 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)vsNot supported

21 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR2
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
MicroUSB 2.0 / USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3 / Gorilla Glass 5
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
ModelVivo IV D970LRedmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Also known asBlu Vivo 4 D970L, BLU D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A M1908C3KG, MZB8457IN, MZB8458IN, MZB8459IN
Country or region availableLatin AmericaVarious (International)IndiaVarious (International)
BrandBluXiaomi
Release dateMay, 2014September, 2019
Depth5.5 millimeters (0.22 inches)9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)70.2 x 145.1 millimeters (2.76 x 5.71 in)75.4 x 156.3 millimeters (2.97 x 6.15 in)
Weight129 grams (4.52 ounces)188 grams (6.58 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Blu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatfeature not registered
HardwareBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Architecture - Chipset32bit - MediaTek MT6592 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)
CPU processor1.7Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A7Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-450 MP4Qualcomm Adreno 505 650Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR22GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (12GB user available)32GB (21GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~67.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels720x1520 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)441 PPI271 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800 (China), GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1900/2100Global, India version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

China version:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4
VoLTE

Global version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)

India version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)

China version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Main camera13 megapixels12 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationNot supportedEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Front camera5 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, DivXMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Black, White silver, White gold
- Screen protector included
- Plastic Case included
- Blu Bright+ sensor camera
- DTS Surround sound enhancement
- Gesture control
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Midnight Black, Ocean Blue, Sunset Red
- MIUI 11
- 19:9 display
- Sony IMX363 back camera sensor
- Quick Charge 3.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyBlu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity2300 mAh5000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered18W
Talk time720 minutes | 12 hours | 0.5 day2520 minutes | 42 hours | 1.8 days
Standby40500 minutes | 675 hours | 28.1 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Blu Vivo IV D970LXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered