Compare Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3's got 5.5 inch Screen Size, while Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)'s Screen Size is 5.2 inch
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 3's 32GB Internal Storage is more than Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)'s 16GB Internal Storage
  • The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3's RAM measures in at 3GB. When compared to the other product's RAM, it is 33.0% more
 
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100 /100
80 /100
  
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88 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.5 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
401 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Hexa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 510 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
16MP 13MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 5MP   
Camera Details
Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, HDR, Panorama Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), Dual Tone LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
MIUI 7 -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 6.0 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, InfraRed (IR) Blaster, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
150 x 76 x 9 144.8 x 71 x 7.3   
Weight
164 grams 155 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Silver, Grey, Gold Midnight Black, Gold, White   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
- -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
26.28GB 10.83GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
32GB 128GB   
OTG Support
- -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM, Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
3G, 2G, Micro SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
Yes No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
4050mAh 2900mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
  
Fast Charging
Yes, Quick Charge Yes, Adaptive Quick Charging   

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs

Specs
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)  
Screen Size 5.5 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 16MP13MP  
RAM 3GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 4050mAh2900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP5MP  

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Brilliant Full HD display
  • Great processing power with 3GB RAM
  • Rear mounted fingerprint scanner
  • All metal body offers premium feel
  • Long lasting 4050mAh battery
The Bad
  • Lots of Bloatware pre-installed
  • MIUI interface may not be user friendly for all
  • Outdated Android version
  • Xiaomi is known for not providing Android version software updates

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Premium design with Metal and Glass body construction
  • Decent battery backup with the 2900mAh unit
  • Fast and accurate fingerprint sensor
  • Brilliant AMOLED display with 424PPI and Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Good camera performance and has OIS
The Bad
  • Not the latest Android version, runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box
  • Does not support 4K video recording

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