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Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GB vs Apple iPhone 5S (32GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Xiaomi Redmi 7A vs Apple iPhone 5S phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Apple iPhone 5S X16Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GB
Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GB
5.45"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Xiaomi Redmi 7A X12Apple iPhone 5S (32GB)
Apple iPhone 5S (32GB)
4"
IPS

640x1136

8
MP

1.2mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Dual

1560
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GB

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!


16 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GB
Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBvsiPhone 5S (32GB)
 61%61%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit Dual-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR3vs1GB LPDDR3
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 43%43%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1440 pixelsvs640x1136 pixels
 36%36%
+Larger screen
5.45"vs4"
 60%60%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 13MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5MPvs(front) 1.2MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 50%50%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
 156%100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs1560 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
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)vsNot supported

12 Advantages Apple iPhone 5S (32GB)
iPhone 5S (32GB)vsRedmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GB
 33%33%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (28GB user available)vs32GB (21GB user available)
 47%47%
+Lighter
112 grams (3.92 ounces)vs165 grams (5.78 ounces)
 26%26%
+Thinner
7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs9.55 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum body, front glassvsPlastic body, front glass
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitvsTFT LCD IPS
 11%11%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
326 PPIvs295 PPI
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (front-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Proprietary TV-outvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla GlassvsNot supported

24 Common items in both devices
eMMC 5.1 / eMMC
16 million
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
f/2.2 (aperture)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) / 802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go / USB 2.0 Proprietary connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresXiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
ModelRedmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBiPhone 5S (32GB)
Also known asXiaomi Redmi 7A M1903C3EC, M1903C3EE, M1903C3ET, Xiaomi PineApple iPhone 5S A1453, iPhone A1457, A1530, A1533
Country or region availableChinaVarious (International)
BrandXiaomiApple
Release dateJune, 2019September, 2013
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)112 grams (3.92 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum body, front glass
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Not supported
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieiOS 7.0
Firmware updatefeature not registerediOS 12
HardwareXiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)64bit - Apple A7 APL0698
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.5Ghz Dual-Core Cyclone ARM v8
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 505 650MhzPowerVR G6430 quad-core
RAM memory2GB LPDDR31GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (21GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
32GB (28GB user available)
eMMC
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayXiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit
Screen size5.45" inches4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~60.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 5-points
Display resolution720x1440 pixels640x1136 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)295 PPI326 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
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)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1700/1900/2100, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/2100
A1453/A1533 GSM model:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

A1453/A1533 CDMA model:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO

A1457/A1530 model:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat3

A1453 model:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,8,13,17,18,19,20,25,26)

A1533 model:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,8,13,17,19,20,25)

A1457 model:
LTE 800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8,20)

A1530 model:
LTE 800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2600 (Bands 38,39,40)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, 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
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
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
Primary / back cameraXiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
Main camera13 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered29mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.5µm 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 on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraXiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
Front camera5 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels1280x960 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
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 (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMPEG4, H.264, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, AAC, eAAC, M4A
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
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 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
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
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Blue, Gold
- 18:9 display ratio
- Sony IMX486 back camera sensor
- WiFi Display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Gold
- Touch ID
- Oleophobic coating
- Simultaneous HD video and image recording
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud cloud service
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh1560 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/2A=10Wfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day
Standby27360 minutes | 456 hours | 19 days15000 minutes | 250 hours | 10.4 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP) 2GB/32GBApple iPhone 5S (32GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.74 W/Kg (head) | 0.79 W/Kg (body)1.12 W/Kg (head) | 1.18 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered1 W/Kg (head) | 0.8 W/Kg (body)