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Nokia 4.2 (32GB) vs Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)

Side by side comparison between Nokia 4.2 vs Realme 8i phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Nokia 4.2 (32GB)
5.71"
IPS

720x1520

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
20PointsRealme 8i (128GB/6GB)Compare Nokia 4.2 X
Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
6.6"
IPS

1080x2412

50
MP

16mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)

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!

4.2 (32GB)4 Advantages Nokia 4.2 (32GB)vs8i (128GB/6GB)20 Advantages Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
+161 grams (5.64 ounces)20%
Lighter
vs194 grams (6.79 ounces)
+8.39 millimeters (0.33 inches)1%
Thinner
vs8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
2GHz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.05GHz 64bit Octa-Core12%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR3vs+6GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
32GB (22GB available)vs+128GB (104GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
720x1520 pixelsvs+1080x2412 pixels138%
Higher resolution screen
295 PPIvs+400 PPI36%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.71"vs+6.6"16%
Larger screen
(dual camera) 13MP + 2MPvs+(triple camera) 50MP + 2MP + 2MP3 times
Higher resolution main camera
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
1/3" inchesvs+1/2.76" inches9%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
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) 8MPvs+(front) 16MP99%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 10vs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 400 Mbps167%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3000 mAhvs+5000 mAh67%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
4.2 + A2DPvs+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.

28 Common items in both devices
Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC / Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
Plastic body, glass front/back / Plastic body, glass front
LTPS IPS LCD / TFT IPS LCD
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
+21 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
Model4.2 (32GB)8i (128GB/6GB)
Other model namesNokia 4.2 TA-1133, TA-1149, TA-1150, TA-1157, TA-1184Realme 8i RMX3151 (128GB+6GB RAM)
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandNokiaRealme
Release date4/1/20199/14/2021, Announced: 9/9/2021
Depth8.39 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)71.3 x 148.95 millimeters (2.81 x 5.86 in)75.5 x 164.1 millimeters (2.97 x 6.46 in)
Weight161 grams (5.64 ounces)194 grams (6.79 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
System versionAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 11
Firmware updateAndroid 10feature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredRealme UI 2.0

⚙️ Processor

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)64bit - MediaTek Helio G96 (12nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45GHz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.05GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2GHz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 505 650MhzARM Mali-G57 MC2 (850MHz)
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredAnTuTu: 350000 (v9)

💽 Memory and storage

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
RAM memory3GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (22GB available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (104GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.71" inches6.6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~76.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1520 pixels1080x2412 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)295 PPI400 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registered120Hz, 600nits[peak]

📶 Mobile networks

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated 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)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps400/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkGlobal version:
UMTS 850/900/2100
Latin America version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4
VoLTE
Global version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
Latin America version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38)
India version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
LTE Cat13 (1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat13 (1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A

📷 Camera

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
13 megapixels
2MP depth
(triple camera)
50 megapixels
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels8160x6120 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/2.76" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel0.64µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: 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 only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.1 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/4" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedMono sound (not stereo)
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, 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

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCSupportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging18W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomy18 hoursfeature not registered
Standby600 hours (25 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
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: Black, Pink sand
- Android One
- 19:9 display ratio
- 2.5D curved glass screen
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Space Black, Space Purple
- Screen film protector
- Case protector

☢️ Radiation rate

Nokia 4.2 (32GB)Realme 8i (128GB/6GB)
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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