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Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493) vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia XZ3 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)
6"
POLED

1440x2880

19.2
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
15PointsXiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)Compare Sony Xperia XZ3 X
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
6.6"
IPS

1080x2400

50
MP

16mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)

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!

Xperia XZ3 (H9493)16 Advantages Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)vsRedmi Note 11 5G (256GB)15 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+193 grams (6.76 ounces)1%
Lighter
vs195 grams (6.83 ounces)
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+P-OLEDAdvantage
P-OLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+1440x2880 pixels60%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2400 pixels
+537 PPI35%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs399 PPI
+1/2.3" inches20%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/2.76" inches
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsVirtual proximity sensor
+Qi wireless chargingAdvantage
Wireless charging is another way to charge the battery.
vsNot supported
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
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
+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+Waterproof (IP?)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsIP53 certified
2.7GHz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.4GHz 64bit Octa-Core5%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
4GB LPDDR4vs+8GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
64GB (50GB available)vs+256GB (218GB available)3 times
More internal storage for applications and files
9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)vs+8.8 millimeters (0.35 inches)12%
Thinner
6"vs+6.6"10%
Larger screen
(back) 19.2MPvs+(dual camera) 50MP + 8MP2 times
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)11%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 13MPvs+(front) 16MP25%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 9.0 Pievs+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) 2000 Mbps67%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
3300 mAhvs+5000 mAh52%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Type-C jack with 3.5mm jack adaptervs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
5.0 + A2DP/LEvs+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster

24 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo on both cameras
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+17 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
ModelXperia XZ3 (H9493)Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
Other model namesSony Xperia XZ3 4GB RAM H9493, Sony Akatsuki红米Note 11 5G (21091116AC)
Country or region available(Global, International)USA
(Global, International), USA
China
China
BrandSonyXiaomi
Release date10/5/201811/1/2021, Announced: 10/28/2021
Depth9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)8.8 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)73 x 158 millimeters (2.87 x 6.22 in)75.78 x 163.56 millimeters (2.98 x 6.44 in)
Weight193 grams (6.76 ounces)195 grams (6.83 ounces)
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IP?)IP53 certified: protection against dust and splashing

🤖 Operating System

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
System versionAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 11
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredMIUI 12.5

⚙️ Processor

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - MediaTek Dimensity 810 (6nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.7GHz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7GHz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.4GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2GHz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 630 710MhzARM Mali-G57 MC2
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
RAM memory4GB LPDDR48GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (50GB available)256GB (218GB available)
UFS 2.2
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Not supported

📲 Display

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
Display typeP-OLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size6" inches6.6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~80.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x2880 pixels1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)537 PPI399 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Not supported
Refresh ratefeature not registered90Hz
Display featuresfeature not registeredNot supported

📶 Mobile networks

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
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
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload1200/200 Mbps2000/1024 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 850/900/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat18 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,19,20,25,26,28,66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat13 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedSA/NSA (1, 28, 41, 78)
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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat13 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA

📷 Camera

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
Back camera (main camera)19.2 megapixels(dual camera)
50 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2119°1/4"1.12µm
Main camera resolution5056x3792 pixels8160x6120 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inches1/2.76" inches
Pixel size1.22µm pixel0.64µm pixel
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.5 (aperture)
Focal length23mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3" inches1/3.1" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedStereo sound with dual speakers
24-bit/192kHz
Hi-Res audio
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
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, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.1 + 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, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCSupportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedSupported

🧭 Sensors

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Gyroscope
Virtual proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3300 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging
Qi wireless charging
33W Fast battery charging
Reverse charging USB between devices
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
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, Silver, Green, Red
- HDR display
- Triluminos display
- X-Reality Engine
- Power delivery
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi miracast
- IP68 certified: dust/water proof up to 1.5m for 30min
- Colors: Graphite, Pearl White, Star Blue, Twilight Blue

☢️ Radiation rate

Sony Xperia XZ3 (H9493)Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 5G (256GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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