74points
75points

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE

76points
65points

ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Cost-effectiveness winner
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
Comparison winner
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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Xiaomi Mi 9 SE vs ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
74
points
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
76
points
ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Why is Xiaomi Mi 9 SE better than ZTE Axon 9 Pro?

  • 7.46% higher pixel density
    432ppivs402ppi
  • 4.09% higher resolution
    1080 x 2340pxvs1080 x 2248px
  • 2.16x more megapixels (main camera)
    48MP & 13MP & 8MPvs20 & 12MP
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?
  • 24g lighter
    155gvs179g
  • 0.4mm thinner
    7.5mmvs7.9mm
  • Is DLNA-certified
    ?
  • Has a BSI sensor
    ?

Why is ZTE Axon 9 Pro better than Xiaomi Mi 9 SE?

  • 30.29% more battery power
    4000mAhvs3070mAh
  • 18.7% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHzvs2 x 2.3 & 6 x 1.8GHz
  • 4.02% bigger screen size
    ?

    6.21"vs5.97"
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 24x faster downloads
    1200MBits/svs50MBits/s
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?

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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.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
2.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
3.weight
?

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

155g

179g

4.thickness
?

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

7.5mm

7.9mm

5.height
?

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

147.5mm

156.5mm

6.width
?

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

70.5mm

74.5mm

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

1080 x 2340px

1080 x 2248px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

432ppi

402ppi

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.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
4.screen size
?

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.97"

6.21"

5.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
6.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
?

OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCD displays. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Performance

1.GPU clock speed
?

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Doogee Mix 2

1000MHz

800MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 712)

710MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

2.RAM speed
?

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

Best

Honor 20S (128GB / 6GB RAM)

4266MHz

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 712)

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

3.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.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
4.CPU speed
?

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

8 x 2.6GHz

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

4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

5.RAM
?

Best

Realme X2 Pro

12GB

6GB

6GB

6.Uses HMP
?

Heterogeneous Multi-Processing (HMP) is a more advanced version of big.LITTLE technology. In this setup, a processor can utilize all cores at the same time, or just a single core for low-intensity tasks. This can provide powerful performance or increased battery life respectively.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi Mix Alpha

108 & 20 & 12MP

48MP & 13MP & 8MP

20MP & 12MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Vivo V17 Pro

32 & 8MP

20MP

20MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
?

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.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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

Realme X2 Pro

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
?

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

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
6.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

For example

Google Pixel 4 XL 64GB

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro

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.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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

Vivo Y12 (64GB / 3GB RAM)

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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 256GB

4

2

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

Vivo Y12 (64GB / 3GB RAM)

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Energizer Power Max P18K Pop

18000mAh

3070mAh

4000mAh

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.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
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.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
4.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Blu G6

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
5.Has an ultra power-saving mode
?

The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps.

For example

Umidigi F2

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
6.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
2.Supports Java
Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
3.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.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
4.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.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro
5.download speed
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro

2048MBits/s

50MBits/s

1200MBits/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

6.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi 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.

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
ZTE Axon 9 Pro

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