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Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB) vs Nokia 9 PureView

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro vs Nokia 9 PureView phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Nokia 9 PureView X07Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)
6.53"
IPS

1080x2340

64.1
MP

19.7mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Nokia 9 PureView
5.99"
POLED

1440x2880

12
MP

20mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3320
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Nokia 9 PureView

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!


07 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)
Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)vs9 PureView
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 9%9%
+Larger screen
6.53"vs5.99"
 27%27%
+Higher resolution main camera
(quad camera) 64.1MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MPvs(6 camera) 12MP + 12MP + 12MP + 12MP + 12MP + 0.04MP
 71%71%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/1.7" inchesvs1/2.9" inches
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector
 36%36%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4500 mAhvs3320 mAh
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

17 Advantages Nokia 9 PureView
9 PureViewvsRedmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)
 22%22%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.05Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 16%16%
+Lighter
172 grams (6.02 ounces)vs200 grams (7 ounces)
 10%10%
+Thinner
8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.79 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front/back glass
Advantage
+This device has a P-OLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
P-OLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 64%64%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2880 pixelsvs1080x2340 pixels
 36%36%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
538 PPIvs395 PPI
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
 6%6%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/1.9 (aperture)
 1%1%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 20MPvs(front) 19.7MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 71%71%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ANT+vsNot supported
Advantage
+With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use
2 slots Dual-SIM
(dedicated slot)
vs2 slots Dual-SIM
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP67 certifiedvsP2i certified

29 Common items in both devices
6GB LPDDR4X
64GB (51GB user available) / Not supported
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint (under display)
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
ModelRedmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)9 PureView
Also known asXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro M1906G7G Global version (Hybrid-sim)Nokia 9 PureView TA-1094, A-1087, TA-1082
Country or region availableVarious (International)Various (International)
BrandXiaomiNokia
Release dateSeptember, 2019February, 2019
Depth8.79 millimeters (0.35 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)76.4 x 161.35 millimeters (3.01 x 6.35 in)75 x 155 millimeters (2.95 x 6.1 in)
Weight200 grams (7 ounces)172 grams (6.02 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersP2i certified: water repellent nano-coatingIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
Architecture - Chipset64bit - MediaTek Helio G90T (12nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.05Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G76 MC4 800MhzQualcomm Adreno 630 710Mhz
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)
UFS 2.1
Not supported
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Not supported
DisplayXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
Display typeTFT LCD IPSP-OLED
Screen size6.53" inches5.99" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~79.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels1440x2880 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)395 PPI538 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD 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 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800 (TA-1094), GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100TA-1082 version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

TA-1087 version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

TA-1094 version:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)
VoLTE
LTE Cat16
VoLTE

TA-1082 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)

TA-1087 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)

TA-1094 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, 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
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps1024/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
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, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
Main camera(quad camera)
64.1 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)
(6 camera)
12 megapixels
12MP ultrawide
12MP mono
12MP mono
12MP mono
0.04MP TOF 3D
Main camera resolution9248x6936 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens28mm lens
Sensor size1/1.7" inches1/2.9" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel1.25µm pixel
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/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
Front camera19.7 megapixels20 megapixels
Front camera resolution5120x3840 pixels5184x3840 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size0.9µm pixel1µm pixel
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
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
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Red, Blue, Deep Sea Blue
- MIUI 10
- 19.5:9 and HDR display
- GAME Turbo 2.0
- Google Pay
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Midnight Blue
- Android One
- Zeiss optics back cameras
- Always-on display
- 18:9 ratio and HDR10 display
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Quick Charge 3.0
- USB Power Delivery
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Battery capacity4500 mAh3320 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18W18W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro (64GB)Nokia 9 PureView
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.15 W/Kg (head) | 1.18 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UK1 W/Kg (head) | 1.47 W/Kg (body)feature not registered