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Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GB vs Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S X21Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GB
Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GB
5.8"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S9 X09Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
5.99"
IPS

1080x2160

12
MP

5mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3400
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GB

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!


21 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GB
Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBvsMi Mix 2S 64GB
 113%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (111GB user available)vs64GB (52GB user available)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 16%16%
+Lighter
163 grams (5.71 ounces)vs189 grams (6.62 ounces)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 83%83%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2960 pixelsvs1080x2160 pixels
 41%41%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
568 PPIvs403 PPI
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameravsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 20%20%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.8 (aperture)
 63%63%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 5MP
 78%78%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Iris scannervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsNot supported

09 Advantages Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
Mi Mix 2S 64GBvsGalaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GB
 2%2%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs4GB LPDDR4X
 5%5%
+Thinner
8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
 3%3%
+Larger screen
5.99"vs5.8"
 97%97%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 12MPvs(back) 12.2MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
 13%13%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3400 mAhvs3000 mAh
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)

27 Common items in both devices
16 million
OIS: Optical stabilization / OIS (4-axis): Optical stabilization
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo on both cameras
1/2.55" inches
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
1200 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5 / Gorilla Glass 4
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
ModelGalaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBMi Mix 2S 64GB
Also known asGalaxy S9 SM-G9600/DS (Snapdragon) Dual-sim小米MIX 2S, Xiaomi Mix 2S 6GB RAM + 64GB, Xiaomi Polaris
Country or region availableBrazilChinaVarious (International)
BrandSamsungXiaomi
Release dateFebruary, 2018April, 2018
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)68.7 x 147.7 millimeters (2.7 x 5.81 in)74.9 x 150.86 millimeters (2.95 x 5.94 in)
Weight163 grams (5.71 ounces)189 grams (6.62 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 630Qualcomm Adreno 630 710Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (111GB user available)
UFS 2.1
64GB (52GB user available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Not supported
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.8" inches5.99" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x2960 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)568 PPI403 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 4
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD 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)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900/2100, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000

M1803D5XA Global version:
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100

M1803D5XE/M1803D5XC/M1803D5XT versions:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat18 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39 ,40, 41)
LTE Cat18

M1803D5XA Global version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,25,26,27,28,29,30)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)

M1803D5XE/M1803D5XC/M1803D5XT versions:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,17,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, 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 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/upload1200/150 Mbps1200/100 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
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
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
Main camera12.2 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
12MP f/2.4 1/3.4" 1µm AF
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraPDAF: 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
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
Front camera8 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.6" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.4µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
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
Iris scanner
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall effect
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver, Blue, Gold, Orchid Gray
- Samsung DeX
- Curved edge screen
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Quick Charge 4.0
- Samsung Pay
- Dolby Atmos
- 32bit/384kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White
- Aluminum frame
- Ceramic back panel
- MIUI 9.5
- Facial recognition
- HDR10 display support
- Fast battery charging 9V/2A=18W
- Quick Charge 3.0
- Qi wireless charging
- Type-C to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter
- VoLTE
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh3400 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Mi Mix 2S 64GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.304 W/Kg (head) | 1.72 W/Kg (body)feature not registered