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Xiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB) vs Apple iPhone SE (16GB)

Side by side comparison between Xiaomi Redmi 7A vs Apple iPhone SE phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Apple iPhone SE XXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)13Points
Xiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)
5.45"
IPS

720x1440

12
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
15PointsApple iPhone SE (16GB)Compare Xiaomi Redmi 7A X
Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
4"
IPS

640x1136

12
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Dual

1642
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Apple iPhone SE (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 7A (12MP 16GB)13 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)vsiPhone SE (16GB)15 Advantages Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core38%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.84Ghz 64bit Dual-Core
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+720x1440 pixels43%
Higher resolution screen
vs640x1136 pixels
+5.45"36%
Larger screen
vs4"
+1/2.9" inches3%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/3" inches
+(front) 5MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 1.2MP
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)19%
More apps available to download and use
vs2100000 apps (App Store)
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+4000 mAh144%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs1642 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)
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
16GB (9GB available)vs+16GB (10GB available)11%
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.1vs+NVMe (SSD)Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
165 grams (5.78 ounces)vs+113 grams (3.96 ounces)46%
Lighter
9.55 millimeters (0.38 inches)vs+7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)26%
Thinner
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum body, glass frontAdvantage
More resistant material
TFT IPS LCDvs+TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
295 PPIvs+326 PPI11%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
LED flashvs+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 4Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

26 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR3 / 2GB
16 million
(back) 12MP
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
+19 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
ModelRedmi 7A (12MP 16GB)iPhone SE (16GB)
Other model namesXiaomi Redmi 7A (Global) M1903C3EG, M1903C3EH, M1903C3EIiPhone SE A1662, iPhone SE A1723, iPhone SE A1724
Country or region available(Europe)India(Global, International)
(Europe), India, (Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandXiaomiApple
Release dateJuly, 2019March, 2016
Depth9.55 millimeters (0.38 inches)7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)70.41 x 146.3 millimeters (2.77 x 5.76 in)58.6 x 123.8 millimeters (2.31 x 4.87 in)
Weight165 grams (5.78 ounces)113 grams (3.96 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Not supported
System (OS)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieiOS 9.0
Firmware updatefeature not registerediOS 14
HardwareXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)64bit - Apple A9 APL0898
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.84Ghz Dual-Core Apple Twister
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 505 650MhzPowerVR GT7600 MP6
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB
Internal storage16GB (9GB available)
eMMC 5.1
16GB (10GB available)
NVMe (SSD)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD
Screen size5.45" inches4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~60.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1440 pixels640x1136 pixels (16:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)295 PPI326 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 4
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz
Mobile networksXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
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)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000 (A1724)
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4
VoLTE

M1903C3EG (Global version):
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)

M1903C3EI, MZB7995IN, MZB7798IN, MZB7799IN, M1903C3EH (India, APAC version):
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
LTE Cat4

A1662 model:
LTE Cat4 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29)

A1723/A1724 model:
LTE Cat4 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28)
TD‑LTE (38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
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 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
Back camera (main camera)12 megapixels12 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered29mm lens
Sensor size1/2.9" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size1.25µm pixel1.22µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
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 on both camerasHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
2ª cameraXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels1280x960 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered31mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMPEG4, H.264, H.265, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFF
ConnectivityXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 proprietary connector
TV outputNot supportedProprietary TV-out
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Blue, Gold
- 18:9 display ratio
- Sony IMX486 back camera sensor
- WiFi Display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- 10W fast charge support, but includes normal 5W charger*
- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
- Oleophobic coating
- Fingerprint sensor (Touch ID)
- Simultaneous HD video and image recording
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud cloud service
- NFC for Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX)
- WiFi hotspot
Power supplyXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh1642 mAh
Charger, watts5W (5V/1A) Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standby27360 minutes | 456 hours | 19 days14400 minutes | 240 hours | 10 days
Radiation rateXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP 16GB)Apple iPhone SE (16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.74W/kg (head) | 0.79W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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