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Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB) vs Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Xiaomi Mi 9 vs Samsung Galaxy A50 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)
6.39"
AMOLED

1080x2340

48
MP

20mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
09PointsSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Compare Xiaomi Mi 9 X
Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
6.4"
AMOLED

1080x2340

25
MP

25mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Xiaomi Mi 9 (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!

Mi 9 (64GB)13 Advantages Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)vsGalaxy A50 (SM-A505G)9 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core23%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+6GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage
vseMMC 5.1
+7.61 millimeters (0.3 inches)1%
Thinner
vs7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+(triple camera) 48MP + 16MP + 12MP101%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(triple camera) 25MP + 8MP + 5MP
+Dual LED flashAdvantage
The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps71%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
+2 slots Dual-SIMAdvantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot
+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
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
173 grams (6.06 ounces)vs+166 grams (5.81 ounces)4%
Lighter
6.39"vs+6.4"1%
Larger screen
f/1.8 (aperture)vs+f/1.7 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
(front) 20MPvs+(front) 25MP25%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
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
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
3300 mAhvs+4000 mAh21%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general

31 Common items in both devices
64GB (50GB user free) / 64GB (49GB user free)
Super AMOLED
16 million
1080x2340 pixels
403 PPI
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
+24 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
ModelMi 9 (64GB)Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
Other model names小米9, Xiaomi Mi9 (6GB RAM), M1902F1A, M1902F1G, M1902F1TGalaxy A50 SM-A505G Single-Sim (64GB + 4GB RAM)
Country or region availableChina(Global, International)
China, (Global, International)
Latin AmericaArgentinaMexico
Latin America, Argentina, Mexico
BrandXiaomiSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2019March, 2019
Depth7.61 millimeters (0.3 inches)7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)74.67 x 157.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.2 in)74.7 x 158.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.24 in)
Weight173 grams (6.06 ounces)166 grams (5.81 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Xiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 10Android 10
HardwareXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9610 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 640ARM Mali-G72 MP3
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (50GB user free)
UFS 2.1
64GB (49GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.39" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~85.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels1080x2340 pixels (19.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI403 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 6Gorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz
Mobile networksXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps600/150 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, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat16/13
VoLTE

Global version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40)

China version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
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 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
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
CameraXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
• 48 megapixels
• 16MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm 1/3.0" 1.0µm PDAF)
• 12MP telephoto (f/2.2 54mm 1/3.6" 1.0µm PDAF 2x-zoom)
(triple camera)
• 25 megapixels
• 8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm)
• 5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels5760x4320 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/2" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size0.8µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
Front camera (secondary)20 megapixels25 megapixels
Front camera resolution5184x3840 pixels5760x4320 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size0.9µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter3.5mm 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, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
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
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Piano Black, Lavender Violet, Ocean Blue
- MIUI 10
- HDR10/DCI-P3 display
- Sapphire glass camera cover
- Quick Charge 4+
- Fast wireless charging 20W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Coral
- 19.5:9 display ratio FHD+
- One UI
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
27W
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3300 mAh4000 mAh
Charger, watts• Fast battery charging
• Qi wireless charging
• 15W (9V/1.67A) Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateXiaomi Mi 9 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.86W/kg (head) | 0.53W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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