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Xiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB) vs Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)

Side by side comparison between Xiaomi Redmi 7 vs Samsung Galaxy S3 mini phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Xiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)
6.26"
IPS

720x1520

12
MP

8mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
06PointsSamsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)Compare Xiaomi Redmi 7 X
Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
4"
AMOLED

480x800

5
MP

0.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

1500
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Xiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)

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!

Redmi 7 (16GB)24 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)vsGalaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)6 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
+1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core2 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
+2GB LPDDR3100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs1GB LPDDR2
+16GB (9GB available)80%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs8GB (5GB available)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC31 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDXC
+8.47 millimeters (0.33 inches)16%
Thinner
vs9.85 millimeters (0.39 inches)
+720x1520 pixels185%
Higher resolution screen
vs480x800 pixels
+269 PPI15%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs233 PPI
+6.26"57%
Larger screen
vs4"
+(dual camera) 12MP + 2MP178%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 5MP
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsNot supported
+(front) 8MP25 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 0.3MP
+Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsHD (1280x720)
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.1.1 Jelly Bean
+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
vs3G HSUPA
+(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps20 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G HSUPA) 14.4 Mbps
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+4000 mAh167%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs1500 mAh
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
vsNot supported
+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs4.0 + A2DP
+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+P2i certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
180 grams (6.3 ounces)vs+112 grams (3.92 ounces)61%
Lighter
TFT IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely

18 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
+11 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Highlight differencesClear highlight
Physical featuresXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
ModelRedmi 7 (16GB)Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
Other model namesXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB + 2GB RAM), Xiaomi oncliteSamsung Galaxy S III mini 8GB, Samsung GT-i8190 S3 mini
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
feature not registered
BrandXiaomiSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2019November, 2012
Depth8.47 millimeters (0.33 inches)9.85 millimeters (0.39 inches)
Size (width x height)75.58 x 158.73 millimeters (2.98 x 6.25 in)62.95 x 121.55 millimeters (2.48 x 4.79 in)
Weight180 grams (6.3 ounces)112 grams (3.92 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersP2i certified: water repellent nano-coatingNot supported
System (OS)Xiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 4.1.1 Jelly Bean
Firmware updateAndroid 10feature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SDM632 (14nm)32bit - NovaThor U8420
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 250 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 250 Silver
1Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506 725MhzARM Mali-400
RAM memory2GB LPDDR31GB LPDDR2
Internal storage16GB (9GB available)
eMMC 5.1
8GB (5GB available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.26" inches4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~59.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1520 pixels480x800 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)269 PPI233 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Not supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps14.4/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800 (China), GSM 850/900/1800/1900 (Global)GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkGlobal version (M1810F6LG, M1810F6LI, M1810F6LH):
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

China version (M1810F6LE):
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6
VoLTE

Global version (M1810F6LG, M1810F6LI, M1810F6LH):
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)

China version (M1810F6LE):
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Not supported
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
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
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
CameraXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
12 megapixels
2MP depth
5 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsHD (1280x720) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.25µm 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 supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasNot supported
2ª cameraXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels0.3 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels640x480 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Not supported
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 size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
RadioFMFM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, DivX, Xvid, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
ConnectivityXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Lunar Red, Eclipse Black, Comet Blue
- 19:9 display ratio
- 450nit display brightness
- MIUI 9
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: White, Blue
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Java framework
Power supplyXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh1500 mAh
Charger, watts10W (5V/2A) Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered420 minutes | 7 hours | 0.3 day
Standbyfeature not registered21600 minutes | 360 hours | 15 days
Radiation rateXiaomi Redmi 7 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (GT-i8190 8GB)
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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