76points
50points

Apple iPhone XR

78points
76points

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

Apple iPhone XR
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Apple iPhone XR vs Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
76
points
Apple iPhone XR
78
points
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

Why is Apple iPhone XR better than Xiaomi Mi 9 SE?

  • 2.18% bigger screen size
    ?

    6.1"vs5.97"
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • 128GB more internal storage
    256GBvs128GB
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 12x faster downloads
    600MBits/svs50MBits/s
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    2160 x 60fpsvs2160 x 30fps
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?

Why is Xiaomi Mi 9 SE better than Apple iPhone XR?

  • 4.35% more battery power
    3070mAhvs2942mAh
  • 35.09% faster CPU speed
    2 x 2.3GHz & 6 x 1.8GHzvs2 x 2.5 & 4 x 1.6GHz
  • 32.52% higher pixel density
    432ppivs326ppi
  • 3GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs3GB
  • 1.7x higher resolution
    1080 x 2340pxvs828 x 1792px
  • 5.75x more megapixels (main camera)
    48MP & 13MP & 8MPvs12MP
  • 2.86x more megapixels (front camera)
    20MPvs7MP
  • 39g lighter
    155gvs194g

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
2.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
3.weight
?

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

194g

155g

4.thickness
?

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

8.3mm

7.5mm

5.height
?

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

150.9mm

147.5mm

6.width
?

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

75.7mm

70.5mm

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

828 x 1792px

1080 x 2340px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

326ppi

432ppi

3.has branded damage-resistant glass
?

Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

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Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
4.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

6.1"

5.97"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

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Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
6.Has an AMOLED display
?

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
?

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
2.RAM
?

Best

Vivo NEX 3 5G

12GB

3GB

6GB

3.CPU speed
?

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

8 x 2.6GHz

2 x 2.5GHz & 4 x 1.6GHz (Apple A12 Bionic)

2 x 2.3GHz & 6 x 1.8GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 712)

4.Has integrated graphics
?

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
?

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
6.Uses big.LITTLE technology
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Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores to maximize performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking e-mail will use the less powerful cores to maximize battery life.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Vivo NEX 3 5G

64 & 13 & 13MP

12MP

48MP & 13MP & 8MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Huawei Mate 30 Pro

32MP

7MP

20MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
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Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

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Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
4.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Huawei Mate 30 Pro

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

5.widest aperture
?

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

f/1.80

f/1.8 & f/2.4 & f/2.4

6.pixel size (main camera)
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The pixel size measures the length of the individual photodetectors (pixels) in the image sensor. Larger pixels can capture more light, providing better image quality and improved low-light performance.

Best

Vivo NEX 3 5G

1.8 & 2.5 & 2.2µm

1.4µm

0.8µm & 1.12µm & 1.12µm

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

For example

Nokia 7.2 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Asus ROG Phone II

4

3

2

4.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Nokia 7.2 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
5.Has dedicated media keys
?

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Samsung Galaxy A10s Dual SIM

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Energizer Power Max P18K Pop

18000mAh

2942mAh

3070mAh

2.Supports fast charging
?

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
3.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
4.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Nokia 220 4G Dual SIM

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
5.Has an ultra power-saving mode
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The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Huawei Mate 30 Pro

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
6.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
2.Supports Java
Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
3.Has offline voice recognition
?

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
4.Is free and open source
?

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
5.download speed
?

Best

Vivo iQOO Pro (128GB / 8GB RAM)

2048MBits/s

600MBits/s

50MBits/s

6.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

Apple iPhone XR
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

Miscellaneous

1.Has a two-stage shutter
?

A two-stage shutter can help you take photos like a pro: just slightly press the button for the lens to focus, and then push it fully to capture the photograph.

For example

Oppo K3 (64GB / 6GB RAM)

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