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Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U) vs Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus 5G vs Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro XSamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)18Points
Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)
6.8"
AMOLED

1440x3040

12.2
MP

10mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
6.67"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

20mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4700
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)

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!

Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)18 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)vsRedmi K30 Pro (256GB)11 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
+12GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
vs8GB LPDDR5
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+198 grams (6.93 ounces)10%
Lighter
vs218 grams (7.63 ounces)
+7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)13%
Thinner
vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+1440x3040 pixels69%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2400 pixels
+495 PPI25%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs395 PPI
+6.8"2%
Larger screen
vs6.67"
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
vsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
+OIS (2-axis): Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+f/1.5 (aperture)27%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
vsf/1.9 (aperture)
+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
vsNot supported
+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
vsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core2%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
UFS 3.0vs+UFS 3.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage
(quad camera) 12.2MP + 12MP + 16MP + 0.3MPvs+(quad camera) 64MP + 5MP + 13MP + 2MP108%
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual LED flashAdvantage
The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
1/2.55" inchesvs+1/1.72" inches48%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
(front) 10MPvs+(front) 20MP98%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
4K UHD (3840x2160)vs+8K UHD (7680x4320)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Type-C reversible connectorvs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
4300 mAhvs+4700 mAh9%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1 slotvs+2 slots Dual-SIMAdvantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs+5.1 version A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster

28 Common items in both devices
256GB (230GB user free)
Aluminum frame, glass front/back
Dynamic AMOLED / Super AMOLED
16 million
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo on both cameras
Android 10
5G SA/NSA
+21 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
ModelGalaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
Other model namesSamsung Galaxy Note10 Plus 5G SM-N976U (Snapdragon)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro 5G (256GB + 8GB RAM)
Country or region availableUSA
USA
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSamsungXiaomi
Release dateAugust, 2019March, 2020
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)77.2 x 162.3 millimeters (3.04 x 6.39 in)75.4 x 163.3 millimeters (2.97 x 6.43 in)
Weight198 grams (6.93 ounces)218 grams (7.63 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 10
Firmware updateAndroid 10feature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 585
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 585
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 640Qualcomm Adreno 650
RAM memory12GB LPDDR4X8GB LPDDR5
Internal storage256GB (230GB user free)
UFS 3.0
256GB (230GB user free)
UFS 3.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
Display typeDynamic AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.8" inches6.67" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~92.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~87.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x3040 pixels1080x2400 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)495 PPI395 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/150 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat20 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 46, 48)
LTE Cat20 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNSA/Sub6 (Bands 5, 71, 260, 261)SA/NSA (Bands 1, 3, 41, 78, 79)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA-NSAGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA-NSA
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingSamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
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
CameraSamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.1 1/3.6" 52mm 1.0µm PDAF OIS 2x-zoom)
16MP ultrawide (f/2.2, 12mm 1.0µm)
0.3MP TOF
(quad camera)
64 megapixels
5MP telephoto macro (50mm AF)
13MP ultrawide (13mm)
2MP depth sensor
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps8K UHD (7680x4320) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/1.72" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS (2-axis): Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
Front camera (secondary)10 megapixels20 megapixels
Front camera resolution3872x2592 pixels5184x3840 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.4" inches
Pixel size1.22µm pixel0.8µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.1 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
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
Gesture
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Aura Glow
- Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
- Stylus Pen (Bluetooth integration)
- One UI
- 3D Scanner app
- Always-on display
- 19:9 ratio and HDR10+ display
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- Samsung Pay (MST, NFC)
- ANT+
- USB Power Delivery 3.0
- Wireless charging: 20W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Grey, Purple, White, Blue
- Display: 20:9, HDR10+, DCI-P3 100%
- MIUI 11
- Motorized pop-up front camera
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Quick Charge 4+
- USB Power Delivery
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4300 mAh4700 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)45W33W
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G (SM-N976U)Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro (256GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered