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Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DS vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy J7 Core vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 X06Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DS
Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DS
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J7 Core X21Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
5.99"
IPS

1080x2160

12
MP

13mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB

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!


06 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DS
Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSvsRedmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
 6%6%
+Lighter
170 grams (5.95 ounces)vs181 grams (6.34 ounces)
 7%7%
+Thinner
7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
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 microSD slot)

21 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GBvsGalaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DS
 6%6%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 2 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR3
 4 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (52GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum body, front glassvsPlastic body, front glass
 153%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2160 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 51%51%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
403 PPIvs267 PPI
 9%9%
+Larger screen
5.99"vs5.5"
 33%33%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 5MPvs(back) 13MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED on main camera and LED on front camera helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED on main camera and LED on front cameravsLED flash on both cameras
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 160%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 13MPvs(front) 5MP
 3 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
 33%33%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot 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)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.1 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported

21 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
f/1.9 (aperture)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM with RDS / FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
MicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
ModelGalaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSRedmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
Also known asSamsung Galaxy J7 Core Duos J701F/DS, SM-J710FZ红米Note 5 AI双摄 MEC7S, MEG7S, Redmi Note 5 AI, Xiaomi Whyred
Country or region availableEgyptUnited Arab EmiratesPhilippinesIndonesiaIranPakistanThailandTurkeyChinaHong KongTaiwanVarious (International)
BrandSamsungXiaomi
Release dateJuly, 2017March, 2018
Depth7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)78.6 x 152.4 millimeters (3.09 x 6 in)75.4 x 158.6 millimeters (2.97 x 6.24 in)
Weight170 grams (5.95 ounces)181 grams (6.34 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 8.1 Oreo
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SDM636 (14nm)
CPU processor1.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T830 MP1 700MhzQualcomm Adreno 509
RAM memory2GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage16GB (10GB user available)64GB (52GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.5" inches5.99" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~77.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)267 PPI403 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
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, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300 (Bands 40)
LTE Cat12

China version:
LTE (Bands 1,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)

Indonesia, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Vietnam version:
LTE (Bands 1,3,4,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)

Taiwan version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,20,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)

VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/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
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
Main camera13 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
5MP f/2.0 1.25µm depth
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasDual LED on main camera and LED on front camera
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
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 only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
Front camera5 megapixels13 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDLED
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length23mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
RadioFM with RDSFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold, Blue, Rose Gold
- 2.5D glass screen edge
- 18:9 ratio screen
- MIUI 9
- Silicone case included
- WiFi display, direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered5V/2A=10W
Talk time1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSXiaomi Redmi Note 5 6GB/64GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.79 W/Kg (head) | 1.03 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.519 W/Kg (head) | 1.39 W/Kg (body)feature not registered