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Xiaomi Pocophone F1 128GB vs Samsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Xiaomi Pocophone F1 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 2 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy Note 2 X25Xiaomi Pocophone F1 128GB
Xiaomi Pocophone F1 128GB
6.18"
IPS

1080x2246

12
MP

20mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Xiaomi Pocophone F1 X05Samsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3100
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Pocophone F1 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 Xiaomi Pocophone F1 128GB
Pocophone F1 128GBvsGalaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
 116%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.6Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 2 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR2
 6 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (109GB user available)vs16GB
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 1%1%
+Lighter
182 grams (6.37 ounces)vs183 grams (6.41 ounces)
 7%7%
+Thinner
8.8 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
 163%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2246 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 51%51%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
403 PPIvs267 PPI
 12%12%
+Larger screen
6.18"vs5.5"
 113%100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 5MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsNot supported
 9 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 20MPvs(front) 2MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
 9 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
 29%29%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3100 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.0 version A2DP

05 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 VerizonvsPocophone F1 128GB
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported

21 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
DLNA
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go / MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3 / Gorilla Glass 2
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
ModelPocophone F1 128GBGalaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
Also known asXiaomi Poco F1 6GB RAM + 128GB, M1805E10A, PocofoneVerizon Samsung Galaxy Note 2 CDMA, Ting Samsung SCH-i605
Country or region availableBrazilEuropeHong KongVarious (International)feature not registered
BrandXiaomiSamsung
Release dateAugust, 2018November, 2012
Depth8.8 millimeters (0.35 inches)9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)75.2 x 155.5 millimeters (2.96 x 6.12 in)80.5 x 151.1 millimeters (3.17 x 5.95 in)
Weight182 grams (6.37 ounces)183 grams (6.41 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 4.1.1 Jelly Bean
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
HardwareXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)32bit - Samsung Exynos 4 Quad 4412
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
1.6Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A9
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 630 710MhzARM Mali-400
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X2GB LPDDR2
Internal storage128GB (109GB user available)
UFS 2.1
16GB
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.18" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~68.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2246 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI267 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 2
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/1900
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat16 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40,41)
LTE 700
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-ACDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
Main camera(dual camera)
12 megapixels
5MP f/2.0 1.12µm depth sensor
8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasNot supported
Front / secondary cameraXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
Front camera20 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution5184x3840 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size0.9µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedfeature not registered
Other functionsXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Graphite Black, Steel Blue, Red
- MIUI 9.6 (POCO customization)
- AI camera
- Quick Charge 3.0
- LiquidCool technology
- WiFi display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Titanium Gray, Marble White
- USB On-The-Go 1.3 compliant
- Samsung TouchWiz interface
- SoundAlive
- Touch Focus
- Panorama Shot
- S Pen stylus
- Active noise cancellation
- DLNA
- WiFi Direct
- WiFi Mobile Hotspot
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh3100 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)9V/2A=18Wfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered18000 minutes | 300 hours | 12.5 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Xiaomi Pocophone F1 128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 2 SCH-i605 Verizon
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered