Huawei nova 2 vs Xiaomi Mi A1

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Display

Size:

5.0 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 441 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 401 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

70.39 %
70.87 %

Peak brightness:

450 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

HiSilicon Kirin 659
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 8953

Processor:

Octa-core, 2360 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Mali-T830 MP2
Adreno 506

RAM:

4GB
4GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

64GB
64GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (7.0 Nougat), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo, 8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity:

2950 mAh
3080 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging
Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

12 MP (PDAF)
12 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 26 mm; Pixel size: 1.25 μm

Second camera:

8 MP
12 MP (Telephoto, Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.6; Focal Length: 50 mm; Pixel size: 1 μm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

20 MP
5 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

5.60 x 2.71 x 0.27 inches (142.2 x 68.9 x 6.9 mm)
6.12 x 2.98 x 0.29 inches (155.4 x 75.8 x 7.3 mm)

Weight:

5.04 oz (143.0 g)
5.82 oz (165.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Metal

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Gold, Blue
Black, Gold, Pink

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

Bands 6(800), 5(850), 8(900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Mass storage device, OTG, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Hall (for flip covers)

Other:

VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Infrared, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Availability

Officially announced:

Jul 11, 2017
Sep 05, 2017
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