Xiaomi has been determined to make things difficult when choosing a mobile from its catalog. Tomorrow the new one goes on sale Redmi Note 8 Pro, A terminal that stands out for having four rear cameras and a large battery, and as usual in the brand, comes at a groundbreaking price. Today we wanted to compare this new release with one of its "rivals" inside the house itself as is the My 9t to see the main differences and advantages of one over another.
The Chinese company forms a broad portfolio of terminals with slight variant in prices and specifications techniques This makes it sometimes very complete to opt for one or another model. The arrival of the new Redmi Note 8 Pro removes the waters again and sow doubts among users who want to buy a mobile phone of the Chinese brand. Let's take a look therefore at Main differences between the Redmi Note 8 Pro and the Mi 9T.
Comparison between the Redmi Note 8 Pro and the Xiaomi Mi 9T
|screen||6.53 inches FullHD + 1080 x 2340 / 19.5: 9||6.39 inches FullHD + 1080 x 2340 / 18.9: 9|
|Size and weight||161.3 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm / 199 grams||156.7 x 74.3 x 8.8 mm / 191 grams|
|Processor||MediaTek Helio G90T||Qualcomm Snapdragon 730|
|RAM||6 GB||6 GB|
|Storage||64/128 GB||64/128 GB|
|Camera||Rear quad: 64 MP + 8 MP wide angle + 2 MP macro + 2 MP ToF|
Front: 20 MP f / 2.0
|Rear Triple: 48 MPX f / 1.7 PDAF + 13 MP Wide Angle f / 2.4 + 8 MP Telephoto f / 2.4 PDAF x2 Zoom|
Front: 20 MP f / 2.0
|Connectivity||USB Type C, 4G / LTE, Dual SIM, Bluetooth 5, WiFi 802.11 Dual, NFC, headphone jack, infrared||4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz) Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC|
|YOU||Android 9 Pie with MIUI 10||Android 9 Pie with MIUI 10|
|Drums||4,500 mAh with fast charging 18W||4,000 mAh with fast charging 18W|
|Price||From 249 euros||From 329 euros|
Difference in the screens
First of all we see that both terminals have a FullHD resolution, but we found a significantly larger screen in the Redmi Note 8 Pro with their 6.53 inches, compared to 6.39 inches of Mi 9T. The huge difference in this aspect is that the Mi 9T offers an all-screen design, thanks to its pop-up front-facing camera, while the Redmi Note 8 Pro sports a "notch" in the form of a drop. As for the weight and thickness we see that both terminals are practically twins. 8.8 mm and 199 grams for the Redmi Note 8 Pro, compared to the same 8.8 millimeters and 191 grams of the Mi 9T.
Processors and memory
When we lift the hood we see that the Redmi Note 8 Pro has opted for the new MediaTek Helio G90T, although it has caused some skepticism, the truth is that in the performance tests it has surpassed the Snapdragon 730 present in the Mi 9T: In the famous AnTuTu performance program the MediaTek chip has reached 222,282 points compared to 210,052 points of the Snapdragon 730. Both chips have a strong mid-range DNA, but they have been designed to perform well in games. In this sense the Redmi Note 8 Pro has an internal liquid cooling system to keep the device at low temperature even on the most intense game days. Both terminals offer the same internal memory and memory options RAM with 6GB of RAM and 64 or 128GB Internal memory
9 cameras between the two
In the section of the cameras, the Redmi Note 8 Pro is a revolution in its price range and has no rival. It has four rear cameras and is also one of the first smartphones of the market to have an sin 64 megapixels, accompanied by three other sensors of 8 megapixels + 2 megapixels and a ToF sensor of 2 megapixels. The front camera reaches 20 megapixels. The Mi 9T for its part has a triple rear camera configuration formed by a sensor 48 megapixels + 13 + 8 megapixels. The pop-up front camera reaches 20 megapixels.
Neither of the two lacks the main connections including NFC, and both move with Android 9 Pie with the MIUI layer 10. The doubt is to know which of the two will be updated before Android 10. As for its batteries, the Redmi Note 8 Pro sets the bar high with its 4,500 mAh, compatible with fast 18W charging, while the Mi 9T stays in the 4,000 mAh being compatible with the same fast charging technology.
Prices and conclusions
If we take a look at the prices, the undisputed winner is the new Redmi Note 8 Pro, since part of the 249 euros in its 64 GB version, for the 329 euros of the Mi 9T. In the 128 GB versions, the Redmi Note 8 Pro costs 269 euros, while the Mi 9T will cost us 100 euros more in this memory variant. Unless you are in love with pop-up cameras and not commune with MediaTek, the Redmi Note 8 Pro is undoubtedly the winner of this comparison, which has come to revolutionize the market once again with technical specifications of infarction at a breakthrough price.