77points

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

53points

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Active vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
77
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53
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Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 Active better than Xiaomi Redmi Note 3?

  • Has an external memory slot
  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Has NFC
  • Is DLNA certified
  • Weather sealed
  • 22.73% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.7 vs2.2f

Why is Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 better than Samsung Galaxy S7 Active?

  • 2.05x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.2GHzvs4 x 2.15GHz
  • 7.84% bigger screen size
    5.5"vs5.1"
  • 8.33% more megapixels (main camera)
    13MPvs12MP
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 21g lighter
    164gvs185g
  • 1.2mm thinner
    8.7mmvs9.9mm
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.thickness

9.9mm

8.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

185g

164g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

75mm

76mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

148.8mm

150mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2560px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

577ppi

403ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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

4.screen size

5.1"

5.5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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

6.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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

2.RAM speed

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

933MHz (MediaTek Helio X10)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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

4.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

8 (MediaTek Helio X10)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

5.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

6.Has AES
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

13MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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.

3.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

5MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/1.7

f/2.2

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

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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

2.number of microphones

2

2

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

3.has a radio
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

4000mAh

4000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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

3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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.

6.Has sharing intents
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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