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Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F) vs Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra XSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)12Points
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
6.2"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
25PointsXiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)Compare Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus X
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
6.81"
AMOLED

1440x3200

50
MP

20mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)

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 S9 Plus (SM-G965F)12 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)vsMi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)25 Advantages Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+189 grams (6.62 ounces)24%
Lighter
vs234 grams (8.19 ounces)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsAMOLED
+531 PPI3%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs515 PPI
+f/1.5 (aperture)33%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.0 (aperture)
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Iris scannerAdvantage
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
+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
2.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core13%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
6GB LPDDR4Xvs+12GB LPDDR5100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
64GB (51GB available)vs+256GB (230GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
UFS 2.1vs+UFS 3.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs+8.38 millimeters (0.33 inches)1%
Thinner
Aluminum frame, glass front/backvs+Aluminum body, glass front, ceramic backAdvantage
More resistant material
HDR10vs+Dolby Vision/HDR10+Advantage
The Dolby Vision/HDR10+ display provides vibrant colors and more details
60Hzvs+120Hz100%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
16 millionvs+1 billion62 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
1440x2960 pixelsvs+1440x3200 pixels8%
Higher resolution screen
6.2"vs+6.81"10%
Larger screen
(dual camera) 12.2MP + 12MPvs+(triple camera) 50MP + 48MP + 48MP5 times
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+1/1.12" inches128%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
(front) 8MPvs+(front) 20MP149%
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
(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)vs+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 10vs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
4G+ LTE-Avs+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs+(5G SA/NSA) 3500 Mbps192%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
3500 mAhvs+5000 mAh43%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
15Wvs+67W3 times
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
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOvs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
5.0 + A2DP/LEvs+5.2 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.2 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster

26 Common items in both devices
Digital and optical zoom
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
OIS: Optical stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo/video on both cameras
Capacitive
Multitouch
+19 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
ModelGalaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
Other model namesGalaxy S9+ G965F (Exynos) Single-simXiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB + 12GB RAM)
Country or region available(Europe)
(Europe)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSamsungXiaomi
Release dateFebruary, 2018April, 2021
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.38 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)73.8 x 158.1 millimeters (2.91 x 6.22 in)74.6 x 164.3 millimeters (2.94 x 6.47 in)
Weight189 grams (6.62 ounces)234 grams (8.19 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backAluminum body, glass front, ceramic back
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meters and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meters and 30min
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 11
Firmware updateAndroid 10feature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9810 (10nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350 (5nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.7Ghz Quad-Core Mongoose M3
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 680
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 680
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 680
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G72 MP18Qualcomm Adreno 660 840Mhz
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X12GB LPDDR5
Internal storage64GB (51GB available)
UFS 2.1
256GB (230GB available)
UFS 3.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDAMOLED
Screen size6.2" inches6.81" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~91.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x2960 pixels (18.5:9)1440x3200 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)531 PPI515 PPI
Colors16 million1 billion
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass Victus
Display features60Hz, HDR10120Hz, 1700 nits, Dolby Vision/HDR10+
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
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/upload1200/150 Mbps3500/1024 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat18 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,20,28,29,30)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat20
VoLTE
Global version:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41, 42)
China version:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedGlobal version:
SA/NSA (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 77, 78, 79)
China version:
SA/NSA (1, 3, 28, 41, 77, 78, 79)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, 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 S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
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 S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.41/3.4"52mm1.0µmAFOIS2x-optical-zoom
(triple camera)
50 megapixels
48MP periscope telephotof/4.1120mm1/2.0"0.8µmPDAFOIS5x-optical-zoom
48MP ultrawidef/2.212mm128º1/2.0"0.8µmPDAF
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels8160x6120 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps8K UHD (7680x4320) 24 fps
FlashLED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens24mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/1.12" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels20 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels5184x3840 pixels
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440)4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/3.6" inches1/3.4" inches
Pixel size1.22µm pixel0.8µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)USB Type-C (reversible)
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.2 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS, NavIC
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Iris scanner
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver, Blue, Gold, Orchid Gray
- Samsung DeX
- Curved edge screen
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Samsung Pay
- Dolby Atmos
- 32bit/384kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Ceramic black, Ceramic white
- MIUI 12.5
- Screen protector included
- Protective case included
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Tuned by Harman Kardon
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Secondary 1.1" AMOLED display next to the rear camera
Power supplySamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3500 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts15W (9V/1.67A) Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Quick Charge 2
67W Fast battery charging
67W Qi wireless charging
10W Reverse wireless charging between devices
Quick Charge 4+
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra (256GB/12GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.294W/kg (head) | 1.35W/kg (body)feature not registered
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