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Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS) vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 XSamsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)07Points
Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)
5.5"
AMOLED

1080x1920

13
MP

13mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3600
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
17PointsXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)Compare Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro X
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
6.3"
IPS

1080x2340

48
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)

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!

Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)7 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)vsRedmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)17 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
+181 grams (6.34 ounces)5%
Lighter
vs190 grams (6.65 ounces)
+8 millimeters (0.31 inches)4%
Thinner
vs8.35 millimeters (0.33 inches)
+Aluminum body, glass frontAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front/back
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+f/1.7 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/1.8 (aperture)
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
1.6GHz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2GHz 64bit Octa-Core51%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR3vs+4GB LPDDR4X33%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (10GB available)vs+128GB (111GB available)10 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC100%
More external storage for files using memory cards
1080x1920 pixelsvs+1080x2340 pixels22%
Higher resolution screen
401 PPIvs+409 PPI2%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.5"vs+6.3"15%
Larger screen
(back) 13MPvs+(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP4 times
Higher resolution main camera
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(4G LTE) 300 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps100%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3600 mAhvs+4000 mAh11%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
4.1 + A2DPvs+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP 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.
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+P2i certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

29 Common items in both devices
eMMC 5.1
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
(front) 13MP
+22 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
ModelGalaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
Other model namesGalaxy J7 Pro J730F/Dual-Sim (16GB)Mi Redmi Note 8 (4GB RAM) M1908C3JG, M1908C3JE, M1908C3JH
Country or region availableAngolaUnited Arab EmiratesMozambiquePakistan
Angola, United Arab Emirates, Mozambique, Pakistan
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSamsungXiaomi
Release date7/1/20179/26/2019
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)8.35 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)74.8 x 152.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6 in)75.3 x 158.3 millimeters (2.96 x 6.23 in)
Weight181 grams (6.34 ounces)190 grams (6.65 ounces)
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedP2i certified: water repellent nano-coating

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
System versionAndroid 7.1 NougatAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7870 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 (SM6125) (11nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 1 processor:
1.6GHz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2GHz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8GHz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T830 MP1 (700MHz)Qualcomm Adreno 610
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
RAM memory3GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (111GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.5" inches6.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~73.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x2340 pixels (19.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)401 PPI409 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Refresh ratefeature not registered60Hz
Display featuresfeature not registeredNot supported

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
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/upload300/50 Mbps600/150 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 networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100M1908C3JG version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
M1908C3JE, M1908C3JH versions:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300 (Bands 40)
LTE Cat12/13
VoLTE
M1908C3JG version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)
M1908C3JE, M1908C3JH versions:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
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 supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.213mm1/4"1.12µm
2MP macrof/2.41/5"1.75µm
2MP depthf/2.41/5"1.75µm
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: 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

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels13 megapixels
Front camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellationNot supported2 microphones or more
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
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 supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.1 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
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 supportedSupported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3600 mAh4000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging18W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomy24 hours (1 day)feature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
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, Gold, Blue, Pink
- 2.5D glass screen
- Always on Display
- Colors: Space Black, Moonlight White, Neptune Blue
- MIUI 10

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (SM-J730F/DS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (128GB/4GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.567W/kg (head), 1.33W/kg (body)feature not registered
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