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Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GB vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 X25Samsung 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 X06Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
6.3"
IPS

1080x2340

12
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
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!


25 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GB
Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBvsRedmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
 24%24%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 118%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (111GB user available)vs64GB (51GB user available)
Advantage
+Fastest write and read storage
UFS 2.1vseMMC 5.1
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 14%14%
+Lighter
163 grams (5.71 ounces)vs186 grams (6.51 ounces)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front/back glass
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 69%69%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2960 pixelsvs1080x2340 pixels
 39%39%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
568 PPIvs409 PPI
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameravsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 14%14%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.55" inchesvs1/2.9" inches
 47%47%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 78%78%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 167%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
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
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot 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

06 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GBvsGalaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GB
 5%5%
+Thinner
8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
 9%9%
+Larger screen
6.3"vs5.8"
 15%15%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 2MPvs(back) 12.2MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
 60%60%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 13MPvs(front) 8MP
 33%33%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3000 mAh

27 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR4X
16 million
Only digital zoom
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo on both cameras
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Face unlock
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
Active noise cancellation
FM
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
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
ModelGalaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBRedmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
Also known asGalaxy S9 SM-G9600/DS (Snapdragon) Dual-simXiaomi Note 7 M1901F7H, M1901F7I, Xiaomi Lavender
Country or region availableBrazilChinaIndia
BrandSamsungXiaomi
Release dateFebruary, 2018March, 2019
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)75.21 x 159.21 millimeters (2.96 x 6.27 in)
Weight163 grams (5.71 ounces)186 grams (6.51 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassPlastic body, front/back glass
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 Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 630Qualcomm Adreno 512 650Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (111GB user available)
UFS 2.1
64GB (51GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.8" inches6.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x2960 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)568 PPI409 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 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
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD 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 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
M1901F7H version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

M1901F7I version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
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 Cat9
VoLTE

M1901F7H version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)

M1901F7I version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 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, 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
Maximum download/upload1200/150 Mbps450/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 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
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
Main camera12.2 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
2MP depth sensor (f/2.4)
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 120 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.9" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.25µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital 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
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
Front camera8 megapixels13 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 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 pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
RadioFMFM
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
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
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
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 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
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
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: Space black, Nebula red, Neptune blue
- MIUI 10
- 19.5:9 aspect ratio
- Quick Charge 4
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered5V/2A=10W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G9600 128GBXiaomi Redmi Note 7 (12MP) 64GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.962 W/Kg (head) | 0.838 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.304 W/Kg (head) | 1.72 W/Kg (body)feature not registered