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Meizu MX5 (16GB) vs Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)

Side by side comparison between Meizu MX5 vs Xiaomi Redmi 8 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Meizu MX5 (16GB)
5.5"
AMOLED

1080x1920

20.7
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3150
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
14PointsXiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)Compare Meizu MX5 X
Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
6.22"
IPS

720x1520

12
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

MX5 (16GB)12 Advantages Meizu MX5 (16GB)vsRedmi 8 (64GB)14 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
+2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core10%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+149 grams (5.22 ounces)26%
Lighter
vs188 grams (6.58 ounces)
+7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)24%
Thinner
vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
+AMOLEDAdvantage
AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+1080x1920 pixels89%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1520 pixels
+401 PPI49%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs270 PPI
+(back) 20.7MP48%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(dual camera) 12MP + 2MP
+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+1/2.3" inches11%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/2.55" inches
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
3GB LPDDR3vs+4GB LPDDR333%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (10GB available)vs+64GB (50GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Not supportedvs+Until 512GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
5.5"vs+6.22"13%
Larger screen
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
f/2.2 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)22%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 5MPvs+(front) 8MP59%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 5.0.1 Lollipopvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3150 mAhvs+5000 mAh59%
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
4.1 + A2DPvs+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
MicroUSB 2.0vs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
Not supportedvs+P2i certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

25 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
LDAF: laser detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
4G LTE
150 Mbps
+18 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
ModelMX5 (16GB)Redmi 8 (64GB)
Other model namesMeizu MX5 Dual Sim M575U, Meizu MX5 M575MXiaomi Redmi 8 (4GB RAM + 64GB) M1908C3IC, MZB8255IN
Country or region available(Global, International)China
(Global, International), China
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandMeizuXiaomi
Release dateAugust, 2015October, 2019
Depth7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)74.7 x 149.9 millimeters (2.94 x 5.9 in)75.4 x 156.5 millimeters (2.97 x 6.16 in)
Weight149 grams (5.22 ounces)188 grams (6.58 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedP2i certified: water repellent nano-coating
System (OS)Meizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
Operating systemAndroid 5.0.1 LollipopAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6795T Helio X10 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)
CPU processor2.2Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR G6200 MP4 700MhzQualcomm Adreno 505 650Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)64GB (50GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
Display typeAMOLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.5" inches6.22" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels720x1520 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)401 PPI270 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 5
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
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/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandTri-Band 900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkM575U model:
UMTS 2100

M575M model:
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
M1908C3IC version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

MZB8255IN version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4

M575U:
LTE 1800/2100 (Bands 1,3)

M575M model:
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat4
VoLTE

M1908C3IC version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)

MZB8255IN version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
Back camera (main camera)20.7 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
2MP depth
Main camera resolution5248x3936 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.3" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.2µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusLDAF: laser 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 only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedSupported
Other functionsMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Gray, White, Gold
- Flyme OS 4.5 UI
- Fast battery charging: 60% in 40min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Onyx Black, Ruby Red, Sapphire Blue, Green
- MIUI 9
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3150 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging18W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1680 minutes | 28 hours | 1.2 days
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateMeizu MX5 (16GB)Xiaomi Redmi 8 (64GB)
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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