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Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB) vs Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy A20s phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A20s XXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)13Points
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)
6.3"
IPS

1080x2340

48
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
05PointsSamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 X
Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
6.5"
IPS

720x1560

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)

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 8 (64GB/4GB)13 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)vsGalaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)5 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core16%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+4GB LPDDR4X33%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
vs3GB LPDDR3
+64GB (51GB user free)143%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs32GB (21GB user free)
+1080x2340 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1560 pixels
+409 PPI55%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs264 PPI
+(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP133%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(triple camera) 13MP + 8MP + 5MP
+(front) 13MP60%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 8MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps100%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
+18W20%
More charger power (watts) to charge the battery faster.
vs15W
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+P2i certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
Until 512GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC100%
More external storage for files using memory cards
190 grams (6.65 ounces)vs+183 grams (6.41 ounces)4%
Lighter
8.35 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs+8 millimeters (0.31 inches)4%
Thinner
6.3"vs+6.5"3%
Larger screen
Android 9.0 Pievs+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer

36 Common items in both devices
eMMC 5.1
Plastic body, glass front/back / Plastic body, glass front
TFT LCD IPS
Not supported
60Hz
16 million
LED flash
+29 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
ModelRedmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
Other model namesXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (4GB RAM) M1908C3JG, M1908C3JE,M1908C3JHGalaxy A20s SM-A207M/Dual-Sim (3GB RAM + 32GB)
Country or region available(Global, International)India
(Global, International), India
Latin AmericaBrazil
Latin America, Brazil
BrandXiaomiSamsung
Release dateSeptember, 2019October, 2019
Depth8.35 millimeters (0.33 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)75.3 x 158.3 millimeters (2.96 x 6.23 in)77.5 x 163.3 millimeters (3.05 x 6.43 in)
Weight190 grams (6.65 ounces)183 grams (6.41 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersP2i certified: water repellent nano-coatingNot supported
System (OS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SDM665 (11nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SDM450 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
1.8Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 610Qualcomm Adreno 506 600Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X3GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (51GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
32GB (21GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size6.3" inches6.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels (19.5:9)720x1560 pixels (19.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)409 PPI264 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Not supported
Display features60Hz60Hz
Mobile networksXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
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)
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
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 networkM1908C3JG version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

M1908C3JE, M1908C3JH versions:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12/13
VoLTE

M1908C3JG version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)

M1908C3JE, M1908C3JH versions:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
LTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
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
CallingXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
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
CameraXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
• 48 megapixels
• 8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm 1/4" 1.12µm)
• 2MP macro (f/2.4 1/5" 1.75µm)
• 2MP depth sensor (f/2.4 1/5" 1.75µm)
(triple camera)
• 13 megapixels
• 8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm)
• 5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/2" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size0.8µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: 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
2ª cameraXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution4128x3096 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
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, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
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
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Space Black, Moonlight White, Neptune Blue
- MIUI 10
- 19.5:9
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Blue, Red, Green
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh4000 mAh
Charger, watts• 18W Fast battery charging• 15W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateXiaomi Redmi Note 8 (64GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
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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