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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 vs Samsung Galaxy J4 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J4 X15Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GB
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GB
5.5"
IPS

1080x1920

13
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Deca

4100
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 X06Samsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
Samsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 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!


15 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GB
Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBvsGalaxy J4 SM-J400G
 57%57%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.1Ghz 64bit Deca-Corevs1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs2GB LPDDR3
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 50%50%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
401 PPIvs267 PPI
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot supported
 37%37%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4100 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)

06 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
Galaxy J4 SM-J400GvsRedmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GB
 3%3%
+Thinner
8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs8.35 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsDual LED flash
 5%5%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.9 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)

26 Common items in both devices
32GB (22GB user available)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
175 grams (6.13 ounces)
16 million
5.5"
(back) 13MP
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
(front) 5MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
HD (1280x720 pixels)
4G LTE
150 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
4.2 version A2DP
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 Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
ModelRedmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBGalaxy J4 SM-J400G
Also known as红米Note 4, Redmi Note 4 MediaTek Deca-Core, Xiaomi NikelGalaxy J4 J400G Single-sim, SM-J400GZPENZC
Country or region availableChinaHong KongAustraliaNew Zealand
BrandXiaomiSamsung
Release dateAugust, 2016May, 2018
Depth8.35 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)76 x 151 millimeters (2.99 x 5.94 in)77.2 x 151.7 millimeters (3.04 x 5.97 in)
Weight175 grams (6.13 ounces)175 grams (6.13 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareXiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
Architecture - Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6797 Helio X20 (20nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 (14nm)
CPU processorDeca-Core, 3 processors:
2.1Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A72
1.85Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T880 MP4 780MhzARM Mali-T720 MP2
RAM memory3GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (22GB user available)32GB (22GB user available)
Flash (EEPROM)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.5" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~72.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~71.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)401 PPI267 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF) and nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Tri-Band 850/900/1800
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
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 networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraXiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
Main camera13 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
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 sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraXiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
Front camera5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver, Gray, Gold, Blue
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum body
- 2.5D curved glass
- MIUI 8.0
- 720p@120fps slow-motion
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold, Orchid Gray
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity4100 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (MTK) 32GBSamsung Galaxy J4 SM-J400G
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.356 W/Kg (head) | 1.492 W/Kg (body)