Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Vs Mi Play, which one to buy? The latest mid-range offering from Xiaomi was recently launched. This device is none other than the Redmi Note 7, this phone is very affordable and it has really cool and impressive features. However, do you think the Note 7 is better than the Mi Play from Xiaomi? Does the Mi Play also has what it takes to be better than the Note 7? Lets find out.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Vs Mi Play : Design
The Note 7 comes in an Aluminum Alloy body with glass on top and it has a rear fingerprint scanner. While the Mi Play has a waterdrop notch. This device was built with Metal and its back is made with glass. This phone also has a fingerprint scanner. The Note 7 weighs 186g, while the Mi Play weighs less at 150g.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Vs Mi Play : Display
The Note 7 sports a tall 6.3-inch FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, the screen has a pixel per inch density of 409. While, the Mi Play sports a 5.84-inch FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 1080 x 2280 Pixels in resolution and 432ppi.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Vs Mi Play : Software and Hardware
The Note 7 houses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 Plus chipset with an octa-core processor clocking speed of up to 2.2GHz. The Note 7 has 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM and 32GB/64GB storage space.
While the Mi Play houses the MediaTek Helio P35 chipset with Octa-core processor clocking at 2.3GHz. In the RAM department, the Mi Play has 4GB and 64GB storage space.
For the Software, the Note 7 runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo Operating system. While the Mi Play runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Vs Mi Play : Camera
The Note 7 has a rear dual camera setup of 48MP + 5MP with a front/Selfie camera of 13 megapixels. While the Mi Play has a dual rear camera set up of 12MP + 2MP with a great front camera of 8MP with f/2.2 aperture.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Vs Mi Play: Battery
Powering the Note 7 is a 4000mah Non-removable Li-Po battery with fast battery charging. While the Mi Play is powered by a 3000mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery with fast charging as well.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Vs Mi Play: Verdict
Both smartphones are amazing with beautiful designs and great features. However, its obvious the Note 7 is better than the Mi Play as it offers a much better performance.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Vs Mi Play Specs Comparison
|Model||Xiaomi Redmi Note 7||Xiaomi Mi Play|
|Announced||January, 2019||December, 2018|
|Released||January, 2019||December, 2018|
|Status||Available on Shopping stores||Available on Shopping stores|
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|3G Network||WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100||WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Network|| LTE band 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE band LTE 850 MHz
Nano + Nano
Nano + Nano
|SIM Count||Dual SIM||Dual SIM|
|Type||Aluminum Alloy, Glass||Metal + Glass|
|Dimensions||75.21 x 159.21 x 8.1 mm||71.89 x 147.76 x 7.8 mm|
|Colours||Blue, Red, Black||Black, Blue, Gold|
|Display Type||FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen||FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels||1080 x 2280 pixels|
|Colors||16M colors||16M colors|
|Touch Screen Model||Capacitive||Capacitive|
|Features|| Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon) 1500:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m² 84% NTSC
| Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
1500:1 contrast ratio
|48MP + 5MP||12MP + 2MP|
|2160p@30fps, 1080p @ 120 fps, 720p @ 120 fps||1080p@30fps|
White balance settings
White balance settings
|Yes, dual-LED||Yes, dual-LED|
|1.6μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)||1.25μm|
|Android 8.1 Oreo||Android 8.1 Oreo|
|MIUI V10||MIUI V10.0|
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 Plus||MediaTek Helio P35|
|CPU||Octa-core 2.2GHz||Octa-core 2.3GHz|
|GPU (Graphics)||Qualcomm Adreno 512||PowerVR GE8320|
|Yes, Up to 256GB||Yes, Up to 256GB|
|Card Type||microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC||microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC|
|Controls||Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key||Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key|
|USB Type||Yes, Type-C||Yes, Type-C|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|Battery Type||Li-Po Battery||Li-Po Battery|
|Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC||Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC|
|Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player||Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player|
|Vibration, Ringtones||Vibration, Ringtones|
|MP3, WAV||MP3, WAV|
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Vs Mi Play Price
|Starting From||$149 – $199||$149 – $159|
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