Microsoft Lumia 950 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 7

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Display

Display size

5.2 inches
6.3 inches

Resolution

1440 x 2560 pixels
1080 x 2340 pixels

Pixel density

565 ppi
409 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

69.77 %
81.37 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

20 megapixels
48 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera

 
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Depth information

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4

Flash

Tricolor LED
Dual LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features

Optical image stabilization, Continuous autofocus, Video light, Video calling, Video sharing
Continuous autofocus, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
13 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.71 x 2.88 x 0.32 inches (145 x 73.2 x 8.2 mm)
6.27 x 2.96 x 0.32 inches (159.21 x 75.21 x 8.1 mm)

Weight

5.29 oz (150 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
6.56 oz (186 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)

Biometrics

Iris scanner
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

Black, White
Black, Blue, Red

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share, MHL
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660

Processor

Hexa-core, 1800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 418
Adreno 512

RAM

3 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
128 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 200 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Windows (10 Mobile)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, Video out
Mass storage device

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Infrared, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28
Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 40
Bands 38, 40

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

Battery

Capacity

3000 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

User replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Yes, Qi wireless charging
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4

Talk time

23.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
23.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time

12.0 days (288 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)
10.5 days (251 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Talk time (3G)

18.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)
 

Music playback

67.00 hours
 

Video playback

10.00 hours
13.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Nov 11, 2015
 

FCC ID value: PYASTT link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.87 W/kg
 

Body

0.93 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.60 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.24 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Adapter, USB Cable type C, Tool to remove the SIM, User manual, Housing, Warranty
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