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Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB) vs Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)

Side by side comparison between Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India) vs Huawei P40 Pro phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Huawei P40 Pro XXiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)07Points
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)
5.99"
IPS

1080x1920

12
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
6.58"
OLED

1200x2640

50.5
MP

32mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)

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 Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)7 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)vsP40 Pro (N04 256GB)28 Advantages Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
+180 grams (6.3 ounces)16%
Lighter
vs209 grams (7.32 ounces)
+8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)11%
Thinner
vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C reversible connector
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM) + e-SIM (Eletronic)
(dedicated slot)
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+Gorilla Glass 3Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
2GHz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.86GHz 64bit Octa-Core25%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
4GB LPDDR3vs+8GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
64GB (52GB available)vs+256GB (230GB available)3 times
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 3.0Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
TFT IPS LCDvs+OLEDAdvantage
OLED display is brighter and more vivid
1080x1920 pixelsvs+1200x2640 pixels53%
Higher resolution screen
368 PPIvs+441 PPI20%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.99"vs+6.58"10%
Larger screen
(back) 12MPvs+(quad camera) 50.5MP + 12MP + 40MP + 0.3MP8 times
Higher resolution main camera
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
f/2.2 (aperture)vs+f/1.9 (aperture)16%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 5MPvs+(dual front camera) 32MP + 0.3MP6 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)vs+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 9.0 Pievs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
4G LTEvs+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps12 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
4000 mAhvs+4200 mAh5%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
10Wvs+40W3 times
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
4.2 + A2DPvs+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
Not supportedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

20 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC / Until 256GB nano-Memory
Aluminum body, glass front, aluminum back with plastic ends / Aluminum frame, glass front/back
16 million
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
4K UHD (3840x2160)
Capacitive
Multitouch
+13 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
ModelRedmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Other model namesXiaomi Redmi 5 Plus (64GB + 4GB) MEI7 (India), Xiaomi VinceHuawei P40 Pro 5G ELS-N04
Country or region availableIndia
India
(Latin America)(Global, International)USA
(Latin America), (Global, International), USA
BrandXiaomiHuawei
Release date2/22/20184/7/2020, Announced: 3/26/2020
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)75.45 x 158.5 millimeters (2.97 x 6.24 in)72.6 x 158.2 millimeters (2.86 x 6.23 in)
Weight180 grams (6.3 ounces)209 grams (7.32 ounces)
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, aluminum back with plastic endsAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: water-resistant up to 1.5 meters for 30min and dust-resistant

🤖 Operating System

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
System versionAndroid 7.1.2 NougatAndroid 10
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 11
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 (14nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G (7nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 1 processor:
2GHz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.86GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2.36GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.95GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506 650MhzARM Mali-G76 MP16 (600MHz)
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredAnTuTu: 496356 (v8)
Geekbench: 12848 (v4.4), 3197 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 31fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)

💽 Memory and storage

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
RAM memory4GB LPDDR38GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (52GB available)
eMMC 5.1
256GB (230GB available)
UFS 3.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 256GB nano-Memory
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDOLED
Screen size5.99" inches6.58" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~91.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1200x2640 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)368 PPI441 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Display featuresfeature not registered90Hz
HDR10

📶 Mobile networks

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF) + e-SIM
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1,3,5)
TD-LTE (Bands 40,41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat21 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedSA/NSA (1, 3, 5, 28, 38, 41, 66, 77, 78, 79)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported

📷 Camera

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Back camera (main camera)12 megapixels(quad camera)
50.5 megapixels
12MP periscope telephotof/3.4125mmPDAFOIS5x-optical-zoom
40MP ultrawidef/1.818mm1/1.54"PDAF
0.3MP TOF 3D depth
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels8700x5800 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered23mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/1.28" inches
Pixel size1.25µm pixel2.44µm 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 only main cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels(dual front camera)
32 megapixels
0.3MP TOF 3D depth
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.8" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
NFCNot supportedSupported
Infrared portSupportedSupported

🧭 Sensors

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Fingerprint sensor
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gesture
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh4200 mAh
Charger, watts10W (5V/2A) Standard charging40W (10V/4A) Fast battery charging
27W Qi wireless charging
27W Reverse wireless charging between devices
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black, Gold, Blue, Rose Gold
- 2.5D glass screen edge
- 18:9 ratio screen
- MIUI 9.5
- Silicone case included
- WiFi display, direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Silver Frost, Blush Gold, Deep Sea Blue, Ice White
- EMUI 10.1
- 90Hz and HDR10 display
- Leica optics on back camera
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Fast wireless charging 27W

☢️ Radiation rate

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 (India MEI7 64GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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