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Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB) vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Xiaomi Redmi 8A vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Apple iPhone 11 Pro X06Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
6.2"
IPS

720x1520

12
MP

8mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Xiaomi Redmi 8A X25Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
5.8"
AMOLED

1125x2436

12
MP

12mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

3046
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)

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!


06 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)vsiPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 7%7%
+Larger screen
6.2"vs5.8"
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsproprietary audio output
 64%64%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
5000 mAhvs3046 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

25 Advantages Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)vsRedmi 8A (2GB/32GB)
 28%28%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.65Ghz 64bit Hexa-Corevs2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR3
 11 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
256GB (242GB user available)vs32GB (21GB user available)
Advantage
+Fastest write and read storage
NVMe (SSD)vseMMC 5.1
 16%16%
+Thinner
8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Ceramic frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 150%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1125x2436 pixelsvs720x1520 pixels
 71%71%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
463 PPIvs271 PPI
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 12MP + 12MP + 12MPvs(back) 12MP
Advantage
+The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Quad-LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 54%54%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 12MP + 0.3MPvs(front) 8MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 6 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Proprietary TV-outvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)

23 Common items in both devices
188 grams (6.58 ounces)
16 million
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
1/2.55" inches
f/1.8 (aperture)
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go / USB 2.0 Proprietary connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5 / Scratch-resistant glass
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
ModelRedmi 8A (2GB/32GB)iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Also known asXiaomi Redmi 8A M1908C3KG, MZB8457IN, MZB8458IN, MZB8459INiPhone 11 Pro A2215, A2217, A2160
Country or region availableIndiaVarious (International)Various (International)
BrandXiaomiApple
Release dateSeptember, 2019September, 2019
Depth9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)75.4 x 156.3 millimeters (2.97 x 6.15 in)71.4 x 144 millimeters (2.81 x 5.67 in)
Weight188 grams (6.58 ounces)188 grams (6.58 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassCeramic frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)IP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieiOS 13
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)64bit - Apple A13 Bionic (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Hexa-Core, 2 processors:
2.65Ghz Dual-Core Lightning
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Thunder
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 505 650MhzApple GPU MP4
RAM memory2GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (21GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
256GB (242GB user available)
NVMe (SSD)
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.2" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~80.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution720x1520 pixels1125x2436 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)271 PPI463 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Scratch-resistant glass
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
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 (China), GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkGlobal, India version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

China version:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4
VoLTE

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

India version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)

China version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat16

A2215 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)

A2217, A2160 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
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, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, 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
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps1024/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
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 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Main camera12 megapixels(triple camera)
12 megapixels
12MP ultrawide (f/2.4 13mm)
12MP telephoto (f/2.0 52mm 1/3.4" 1.0µm PDAF OIS 2x-zoom)
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashQuad-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical 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
Front / secondary cameraXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Front camera8 megapixels(dual front camera)
12 megapixels
0.3MP TOF 3D
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered23mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFF
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Proprietary connector
TV outputNot supportedProprietary TV-out
Audio output3.5mm jackproprietary audio output
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
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
Barometer
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Midnight Black, Ocean Blue, Sunset Red
- MIUI 11
- 19:9 display
- Sony IMX363 back camera sensor
- Quick Charge 3.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Midnight Green (matte)
- Oleophobic coating screen
- Dolby Vision, HDR10, 120Hz display
- Face ID
- Dolby Atmos
- Dolby Digital Plus
- Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX)
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Battery capacity5000 mAh3046 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18W18W
Talk time2520 minutes | 42 hours | 1.8 daysfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Xiaomi Redmi 8A (2GB/32GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.18 W/Kg (head) | 1.16 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.99 W/Kg (head) | 0.99 W/Kg (body)