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Xiaomi Redmi Go 16GB vs Xiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB

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

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi 7A X03Xiaomi Redmi Go 16GB
Xiaomi Redmi Go 16GB
5"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Xiaomi Redmi Go X16Xiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
Xiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
5.45"
IPS

720x1440

12
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 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!


03 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Go 16GB
Redmi Go 16GBvsRedmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
 20%20%
+Lighter
137 grams (4.8 ounces)vs165 grams (5.78 ounces)
 14%14%
+Thinner
8.35 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs9.55 millimeters (0.38 inches)
 10%10%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.0 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)

16 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GBvsRedmi Go 16GB
 67%67%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR3vs1GB LPDDR3
 75%75%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (21GB user available)vs16GB (12GB user available)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 13%13%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1440 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 1%1%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
295 PPIvs294 PPI
 9%9%
+Larger screen
5.45"vs5"
 50%50%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 12MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 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 8.1 Oreo
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
 33%33%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.1 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

28 Common items in both devices
Plastic body, front glass
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
(front) 5MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE
150 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
MicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
ModelRedmi Go 16GBRedmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
Also known asXiaomi Redmi Go M1903C3GG (Android Go)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (Global) M1903C3EG, M1903C3EH, M1903C3EI
Country or region availableVarious (International)EuropeIndiaVarious (International)
BrandXiaomiXiaomi
Release dateFebruary, 2019July, 2019
Depth8.35 millimeters (0.33 inches)9.55 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)70.1 x 140.4 millimeters (2.76 x 5.53 in)70.41 x 146.3 millimeters (2.77 x 5.76 in)
Weight137 grams (4.8 ounces)165 grams (5.78 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 308 500MhzQualcomm Adreno 505 650Mhz
RAM memory1GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (12GB user available)32GB (21GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5" inches5.45" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70% (screen-to-body ratio)~74.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels720x1440 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI295 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
LTE Cat4
VoLTE

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

M1903C3EI, MZB7989IN, MZB7800IN, MZB8008IN, M1903C3EH (India, APAC version):
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 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
Primary / back cameraXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
Main camera8 megapixels12 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.9" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.25µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
Front camera5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Black, Blue
- Android Go
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- 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*
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/1A=5W5V/1A=5W*
Talk time720 minutes | 12 hours | 0.5 dayfeature not registered
Standby14400 minutes | 240 hours | 10 days27360 minutes | 456 hours | 19 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Xiaomi Redmi Go 16GBXiaomi Redmi 7A (12MP) 32GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.74 W/Kg (head) | 0.79 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered