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Huawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB) vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro X17Huawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)
Huawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)
6.39"
AMOLED

1440x3120

40
MP

24mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Huawei Mate 20 Pro X10Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
6.53"
IPS

1080x2340

64
MP

20mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Huawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)

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!


17 Advantages Huawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)
Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)vsRedmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
 8%8%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.26Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.05Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 6%6%
+Lighter
189 grams (6.62 ounces)vs200 grams (7 ounces)
 2%2%
+Thinner
8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs8.79 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, glass front/backvsPlastic body, glass front/back
Advantage
+This device has a AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 78%78%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3120 pixelsvs1080x2340 pixels
 36%36%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
538 PPIvs395 PPI
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
 6%6%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/1.9 (aperture)
 20%20%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 24MPvs(front) 20MP
 133%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1400 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
USB Type-C SlimPort®vsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsP2i certified

10 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)vsMate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs6GB LPDDR4X
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB nano-Memory
 2%2%
+Larger screen
6.53"vs6.39"
 12%12%
+Higher resolution main camera
(quad camera) 64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MPvs(triple camera) 40MP + 20MP + 8MP
Advantage
+Android 10 is newer and safer
Android 10vsAndroid 9.0 Pie
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
 7%7%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4500 mAhvs4200 mAh
Advantage
+With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use
2 slots Dual-SIM
(dedicated slot)
vs2 slots Dual-SIM
(hybrid slot/shares the same nano-Memory slot)
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

28 Common items in both devices
128GB (110GB user available) / 128GB (111GB user available)
16 million
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
1/1.7" inches
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
ModelMate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
Also known asHuawei Mate 20 Pro LYA-AL00 Dual-sim (no fingerprint sensor)Xiaomi Note 8 Pro M1906G7E (microSD dedicated) 8GB RAM
Country or region availableChinaIndia
BrandHuaweiXiaomi
Release dateNovember, 2018September, 2019
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)8.79 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)72.3 x 157.8 millimeters (2.85 x 6.21 in)76.4 x 161.35 millimeters (3.01 x 6.35 in)
Weight189 grams (6.62 ounces)200 grams (7 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minP2i certified: water repellent nano-coating
Operating system (OS)Huawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7nm)64bit - MediaTek Helio G90T (12nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.26Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.92Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.05Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G76 MP10 720MhzARM Mali-G76 MC4 800Mhz
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X8GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (110GB user available)128GB (111GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 256GB nano-Memory
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
Display typeAMOLEDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size6.39" inches6.53" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~87.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x3120 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)538 PPI395 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same nano-Memory slot)
Dual 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)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat21 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat21 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Not supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload1400/200 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
Main camera(triple camera)
40 megapixels
20MP ultrawide (f/2.2 16mm 1/2.7" PDAF)
8MP telephoto (f/2.4, 80mm 1/4" PDAF OIS 5x-zoom)
(quad camera)
64 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm 1/4" 1.12µm)
2MP macro (f/2.4 1/5" 1.75µm)
2MP depth sensor (f/2.4 1/5" 1.75µm)
Main camera resolution7296x5472 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/1.7" inches1/1.7" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical 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
Front / secondary cameraHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
Front camera24 megapixels20 megapixels
Front camera resolution5632x4224 pixels5184x3840 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.9µm pixel
MultimediaHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputUSB Type-C SlimPort®Not supported
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedSupported
Other functionsHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Emerald Green, Midnight Blue, Pink Gold, Twilight
- EMUI 9.0
- 19.5:9 / DCI-P3 / HDR10 display
- Leica camera lens
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Red, Blue, Deep Sea Blue
- MIUI 10
- 19.5:9 and HDR display
- GAME Turbo 2.0
- Google Pay
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyHuawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4200 mAh4500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)10V/4A=40W18W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Huawei Mate 20 Pro (AL00 128GB/6GB)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (128GB/8GB - India)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.15 W/Kg (head) | 1.18 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered1 W/Kg (head) | 1.47 W/Kg (body)