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Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6) vs Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Xiaomi Mi Note 3 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Xiaomi Mi Note 3 XSamsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)16Points
Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)
5.1"
AMOLED

1440x2560

12.2
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
5.5"
IPS

1080x1920

12
MP

16mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (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!

Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)16 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)vsMi Note 3 (64GB)16 Advantages Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
+UFS 2.0Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 5.1
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+152 grams (5.32 ounces)7%
Lighter
vs163 grams (5.71 ounces)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+1440x2560 pixels78%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x1920 pixels
+576 PPI44%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs401 PPI
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+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)
+(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)78%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbps50%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C reversible connector
+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+SpO2Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
2.15GHz 64bit Quad-Corevs+2.2GHz 64bit Octa-Core32%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR4vs+6GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
32GB (22GB available)vs+64GB (51GB available)132%
More internal storage for applications and files
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs+7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)4%
Thinner
5.1"vs+5.5"8%
Larger screen
(back) 12.2MPvs+(dual camera) 12MP + 12MP97%
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
(front) 5MPvs+(front) 16MP2 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 8.0 Oreovs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3000 mAhvs+3500 mAh17%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
15Wvs+18W20%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
4.2 + A2DPvs+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + 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.

27 Common items in both devices
Aluminum frame, glass front/back
16 million
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
OIS: Optical stabilization / OIS (4-axis): Optical stabilization
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160)
4G+ LTE-A
+20 specs and more in the table below

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

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📱 Model features

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
ModelGalaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Mi Note 3 (64GB)
Other model namesVerizon LTE Rural Galaxy S7 G930R6, Samsung HeroXiaomi Note 3 MCE8
Country or region availableUSA
USA
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSamsungXiaomi
Release date3/11/2016, Announced: 2/21/20169/1/2017
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)69.6 x 142.4 millimeters (2.74 x 5.61 in)74 x 152.6 millimeters (2.91 x 6.01 in)
Weight152 grams (5.32 ounces)163 grams (5.71 ounces)
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: water-resistant up to 1.5 meters for 30min and dust-resistantNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
System versionAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 7.1 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 (MSM8996) (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660 (14nm)
CPUQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.15GHz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6GHz Dual-Core Kryo
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2GHz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8GHz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 530 (624MHz)Qualcomm Adreno 512 650Mhz
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
RAM memory3GB LPDDR46GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (22GB available)
UFS 2.0
64GB (51GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.1" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~72.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~73.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x2560 pixels (16:9)1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)576 PPI401 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4Gorilla Glass 4
Display features60Hzfeature not registered

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload450/50 Mbps300/50 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 networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat9 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 7, 13)LTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, 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 networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
Back camera (main camera)12.2 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.652mmAF2x-optical-zoom
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS (4-axis): Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length22mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/4.1" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.34µm pixel1µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
TV outputMicro-B USB MHLNot supported
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP5.0 + A2DP/LE
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
DLNASupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedSupported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
ANT+
Barometer
Compass
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Heart rate
Proximity sensor
SpO2
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh3500 mAh
Charger, watts15W Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Quick Charge 2
18W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomy28 hours (1.2 days)feature not registered
Standby288 hours (12 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
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, White, Gold, Silver
- Corning Gorilla Glass back panel
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Fast battery charging: 83% in 30min
- OneDrive 115GB
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard)
- Colors: Black
- MIUI 10
- Quick Charge 3.0
- 24-bit/192kHz audio

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930R6)Xiaomi Mi Note 3 (64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.85W/kg (head), 1.59W/kg (body)0.5W/kg (head), 1.54W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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