Xiaomi Mi 9
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Samsung Galaxy S9

Xiaomi Mi 9

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Samsung Galaxy S9
Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9 Difference
Device Name Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
Release Date March 2019 March 2018
Price $ 462.0 $ 539.0 77 (17%)
Weight 173 g 163 g 10 (6%)
Internal Storage 64 GB 64 GB 0 (0%)
RAM Memory 6 GB 4 GB 2 (33%)
Screen Size 6.4" 5.8" 0.59 (9%)
Display Panel Type LED LED
Pixel Density 403 ppi 570 ppi 167 (41%)
Main Camera 48 MP 12 MP 36 (75%)
Battery Performance 3300 mAh 3000 mAh 300 (9%)
CPU Snapdragon 855 Exynos 9810
Processor Speed 2.8 GHz 2.7 GHz 0.14 (5%)
Performance Index 5074 points 3329 points 1745 (34%)
Game Performance 7056 points points
Selfie Camera 20 MP 8 MP 12 (60%)
Audio Jack 3.5mm No Yes
Fingerprint Yes Yes
Iris Scanner No Yes
Face ID No No
Waterproof No Yes
Expandable Storage No Yes
USB Version Version 2 Version 3.1 1.1 (55%)
Battery Performance 10h 16min
Average 1080p Game Performance 113.8 FPS 53.7 FPS 60.1 (53%)
Average 1440p Game Performance 43.6 FPS 20.5 FPS 23.1 (53%)

Mi vs Galaxy S Specifications Comparison

Battery Performance

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
ChargingFast battery charging 27W (Quick Charge 4+) Fast wireless charging 20WFast battery charging 15W (Quick Charge 2.0) Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)

Body

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
BuildBack glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame (7000 series)Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
Height (mm)157.5147.7
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Thickness (mm)7.68.5
Weight173163
Width (mm)74.768.7

Communications and Connectivity

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPSYes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFCYesYes
RadioNoFM radio (USA & Canada only)
USB Version2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
WirelessWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspotWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Display Panel Type

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
Aspect Ratio19.5:918.5:9
DCI-P3 HDR10HDR10 3D Touch (home button only) Always-on display
Vertical Pixels23402960
Horizontal Pixels10801440
Pixel Density403570
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 6Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Resolution1080x23401440x2960
Screen to Body Ratio85.283.6
Screen Size6.395.8
Screen Panel TypeSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colorsSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Features

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
SensorsFingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compassIris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
Date Announced2019, February2018, February
AvailabilityAvailable. Released 2019, MarchAvailable. Released 2018, March

Main Camera

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
Camera48 MP, f/1.8, 27mm (wide), 1/2", 0.8µm, PDAF, Laser AF 12 MP, f/2.2, 54mm (telephoto), 1/3.6", 1.0µm, PDAF, Laser AF, 2x optical zoom 16 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/3.0", 1.0µm, PDAF, Laser AF12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
FeaturesDual-LED flash, HDR, panoramaLED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Video[email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/120/240fps, [email protected][email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/240fps, [email protected], HDR, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS (30fps)

Memory

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
Memory Card SlotNomicroSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal Storage (GB)64;64;128;12864;128;256
RAM Memory64

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
ColorsLavender Violet, Ocean Blue, Piano BlackMidnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple, Burgundy Red, Sunrise Gold, Ice Blue
ModelsM1902F1GSM-G960F, SM-G960, SM-G960F, SM-G960U, SM-G960W, SM-G9600, SM-G960U1, SM-G960N, SCV38, SM-G960X
PriceAbout 420 EURAbout 490 EUR

Network

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
2G BandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G BandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - Global, USA
4G BandsLTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300) - GlobalLTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) - Global
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - ChinaLTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46, 66(1700/2100), 71(600) - USA
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat18 1200/150 MbpsHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (6CA) Cat18 1200/200 Mbps
TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTEGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE

Platform

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
ChipsetQualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm)Exynos 9810 (10 nm) - EMEAQualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - USA/LATAM, China
CPUOcta-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4x1.78 GHz Kryo 485)Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEAOcta-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - USA/LATAM, China
CPU Cores88
CPU Speed2.842.7
GPUAdreno 640Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEAAdreno 630 - USA/LATAM, China
Operating SystemAndroid 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)

Selfie Camera

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
Camera20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9µm8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6", 1.22µm, AF
FeaturesHDRDual video call, Auto-HDR
Video[email protected][email protected]

Sound

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
Audio Jack (3.5mm)NoYes
LoudspeakerYesYes, with stereo speakers
SoundActive noise cancellation with dedicated mic32-bit/384kHz audio Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Tests

Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy S9
Noise -93.9dB / Crosstalk -91.9dB Noise -93.4dB / Crosstalk -93.9dB
Endurance rating 95h Endurance rating 78h
Main Camera Photo / Video Photo / Video
Display Panel Type Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 3.921 (sunlight) Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.630 (sunlight)
Loudspeaker Voice 70dB / Noise 74dB / Ring 81dB Voice 68dB / Noise 74dB / Ring 81dB
Basemark OS II: 5074 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 5346Basemark X: 45089 Basemark OS II: 3329 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 3382Basemark X: 42645

Xiaomi Mi 9

The Xiaomi Mi 9 smartphone runs on Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10 operating system. The phone is powered by Snapdragon 855 processor. It runs on the Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) Chipset. It has 6 GB RAM and GB internal storage.

The Xiaomi Mi 9 smartphone has a Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display. It measures 157.5mm x 74.7mm x 7.6mm and weighs 173 grams. The screen has a resolution of 1080x2340 pixels and 403 ppi pixel density. It has an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 and screen-to-body ratio of 85.2 %.

The main camera is a 48 MP, f/1.8, 27mm (wide), 1/2", 0.8µm, PDAF, Laser AF 12 MP, f/2.2, 54mm (telephoto), 1/3.6", 1.0µm, PDAF, Laser AF, 2x optical zoom 16 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/3.0", 1.0µm, PDAF, Laser AF. It features Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama and for video, it is capable of [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/120/240fps, [email protected] For the front selfie camera, it offers a 20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9µm. The device is backed by a 3300 mAh battery.

Xiaomi Mi 9 Price

The Xiaomi Mi 9 smartphone price is around $ 462. Xiaomi Mi 9 was launched on March 2019 (Official). As for the colour options, the Xiaomi Mi 9 smartphone comes in Lavender Violet, Ocean Blue, Piano Black colours.

Samsung Galaxy S9

The Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphone runs on Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system. The phone is powered by Exynos 9810 processor. It runs on the Exynos 9810 (10 nm) - EMEAQualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - USA/LATAM, China Chipset. It has 4 GB RAM and GB internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphone has a Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display. It measures 147.7mm x 68.7mm x 8.5mm and weighs 163 grams. The screen has a resolution of 1440x2960 pixels and 570 ppi pixel density. It has an aspect ratio of 18.5:9 and screen-to-body ratio of 83.6 %.

The main camera is a 12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS. It features LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama and for video, it is capable of [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/240fps, [email protected], HDR, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS (30fps). For the front selfie camera, it offers a 8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6", 1.22µm, AF. The device is backed by a 3000 mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy S9 Price

The Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphone price is around $ 539. Samsung Galaxy S9 was launched on March 2018 (Official). As for the colour options, the Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphone comes in Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple, Burgundy Red, Sunrise Gold, Ice Blue colours.


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