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Honor V40 5G (256GB) vs Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)

Side by side comparison between Honor V40 5G vs Xiaomi Redmi 8A phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Honor V40 5G (256GB)
6.72"
AMOLED

1236x2676

50
MP

16mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
07PointsXiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)Compare Honor V40 5G X
Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
6.2"
IPS

720x1520

12
MP

8mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Honor V40 5G (256GB)

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V40 5G (256GB)27 Advantages Honor V40 5G (256GB)vsRedmi 8A (32GB/2GB)7 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
+2.6GHz 64bit Octa-Core40%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2GHz 64bit Octa-Core
+8GB LPDDR4X3 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs2GB LPDDR3
+256GB (230GB available)10 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs32GB (21GB available)
+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 5.1
+186 grams (6.51 ounces)1%
Lighter
vs188 grams (6.58 ounces)
+8 millimeters (0.31 inches)18%
Thinner
vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
+AMOLEDAdvantage
AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+HDR10Advantage
The HDR10 display provides vibrant colors and more details
vsNot supported
+120Hz100%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
vs60Hz
+1 billion62 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
vs16 million
+1236x2676 pixels2 times
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1520 pixels
+439 PPI62%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs271 PPI
+6.72"8%
Larger screen
vs6.2"
+(triple camera) 50MP + 8MP + 2MP4 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 12MP
+1/1.56" inches63%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/2.55" inches
+(front) 16MP99%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 8MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 9.0 Pie
+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
vs4G LTE
+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps12 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
+Fingerprint sensor (under display)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+66W3 times
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
vs18W
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs4.2 + A2DP
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
Not supportedvs+Until 512GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
f/1.9 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
Type-C jack with 3.5mm jack adaptervs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
4000 mAhvs+5000 mAh25%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

22 Common items in both devices
Plastic body, glass front
LED flash
Only digital zoom
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
Capacitive
+15 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
ModelV40 5G (256GB)Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Other model namesHuawei Honor V40 5G, 荣耀V40 5G YOK-AN10Xiaomi Redmi 8A M1908C3KG, MZB8457IN, MZB8458IN, MZB8459IN
Country or region availableChinaHong KongTaiwan
China, Hong Kong, Taiwan
(Global, International)India
(Global, International), India
BrandHonorXiaomi
Release date1/22/20219/1/2019
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)74.26 x 163.07 millimeters (2.92 x 6.42 in)75.4 x 156.3 millimeters (2.97 x 6.15 in)
Weight186 grams (6.51 ounces)188 grams (6.58 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)

🤖 Operating System

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
System versionAndroid 10Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Chipset64bit - Mediatek Dimensity 1000+ MT6889Z (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.6GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A77
2GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45GHz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G77 MC9Qualcomm Adreno 505 650Mhz
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage256GB (230GB available)
UFS 2.1
32GB (21GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Display typeAMOLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size6.72" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~91.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1236x2676 pixels (19.5:9)720x1520 pixels (19:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)439 PPI271 PPI
Colors1 billion16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Display features120Hz, 800nits[peak]
HDR10
60Hz, 400nits[typ]

📶 Mobile networks

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/1024 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800 (China), GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100
Global, India version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
China version:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 18, 19, 26)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE 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 5G networkSA/NSA (1, 28, 38, 41, 77, 78, 79)Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE

📷 Camera

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
50 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.4120°17mm
2MP macrof/2.4
12 megapixels
Main camera resolution8160x6120 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/1.56" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/4" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter3.5mm jack
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)Not supported
Bluetooth5.1 + A2DP/LE4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
NFCSupportedNot supported
Infrared portSupportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts66W Fast battery charging
50W Qi wireless charging
5W Reverse wireless charging between devices
18W (9V/2A) Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered42 hours (1.8 days)
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Midnight Black, Rose Gold, Titanium Silver
- Magic UI 4.0
- Screen protection film applied
- TPU case included
- Stereo speakers
- Colors: Midnight Black, Ocean Blue, Sunset Red
- MIUI 11
- Sony IMX363 back camera sensor
- Quick Charge 3.0

☢️ Radiation rate

Honor V40 5G (256GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (32GB/2GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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