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Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB) vs Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T vs Samsung Galaxy A30s phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A30s X09Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)
6.3"
IPS

1080x2340

48
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T X08Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
6.4"
AMOLED

720x1560

25
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)

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!


09 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)
Redmi Note 8T (128GB)vsGalaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
 23%23%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 127%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (111GB user available)vs64GB (49GB user available)
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2340 pixelsvs720x1560 pixels
 53%53%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
409 PPIvs268 PPI
 58%58%
+Higher resolution main camera
(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MPvs(triple camera) 25MP + 8MP + 5MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
P2i certifiedvsNot supported

08 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)vsRedmi Note 8T (128GB)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 18%18%
+Lighter
169 grams (5.92 ounces)vs200 grams (7 ounces)
 10%10%
+Thinner
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 2%2%
+Larger screen
6.4"vs6.3"
 6%6%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/1.8 (aperture)
 25%25%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 16MPvs(front) 13MP
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP

34 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR4X
eMMC 5.1
Plastic body, front/back glass / Plastic body, front glass
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
600 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint (under display)
4000 mAh
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
NFC
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5 / Scratch-resistant glass
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresXiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
ModelRedmi Note 8T (128GB)Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
Also known asXiaomi Note 8TGalaxy A30s SM-A307FN/Dual-Sim (NFC)
Country or region availableVarious (International)EuropeIndiaPakistanVarious (International)
BrandXiaomiSamsung
Release dateNovember, 2019September, 2019
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)75.4 x 161.15 millimeters (2.97 x 6.34 in)74.7 x 158.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.24 in)
Weight200 grams (7 ounces)169 grams (5.92 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front/back glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersP2i certified: water repellent nano-coatingNot supported
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SDM665 (11nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 610ARM Mali-G71 MP2
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (111GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (49GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.3" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~80.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels720x1560 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)409 PPI268 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Scratch-resistant glass
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/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)
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 Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)
VoLTE
LTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
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
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/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
Primary / back cameraXiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
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)
25 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm 1/4.0" 1.12µm)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2 1/5.0" 1.12µm)
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels5760x4320 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm 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
Front / secondary cameraXiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
Front camera13 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.1" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1µm pixel
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
RadioFMFM
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 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 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 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/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
Hall effect
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Stellar blue, Moon white, Midnight gray
- MIUI 10
- 19.5:9
- Google Pay
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush White, Prism Crush Green, Prism Crush Violet2
- 19.5:9 display
- Game Booster
- Samsung Pay
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4000 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18W15W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered1.05 W/Kg (head) | 1.54 W/Kg (body)