OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 5

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Display

Display size

5.5 inches
6.0 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 2160 pixels

Pixel density

401 ppi
403 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

72.93 %
77.44 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 8953

Processor

Octa-core, 2457 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 540
Adreno 506

RAM

8 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

128 GB, not expandable
64 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo, 8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat)
Android (7.1 Nougat), Xiaomi MI UI

Battery

Capacity

3300 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

OnePlus Dash Charge
 

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera

16 megapixels
12 megapixels

Features

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

Second camera

20 megapixels
 

Features

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

Video recording

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

Features

Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

16 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Flash

Design

Dimensions

6.07 x 2.92 x 0.29 inches (154.2 x 74.1 x 7.25 mm)
6.24 x 2.97 x 0.32 inches (158.5 x 75.45 x 8.05 mm)

Weight

5.40 oz (153 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
6.35 oz (180 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Metal

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Notification light, Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

Gold, Gray
Black, Gold, Pink, Blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 12 (600/100 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM, Micro SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

aptX-HD
Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

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

Sensors

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

Other

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box

Screen Protector (pre-applied), Dash TYpe-C Cable, Dash Power adapter, SIM Tray Ejector, Quick Start Guide, Safety information
Power adapter, USB cable, Warranty card, User guide, SIM insertion tool, Ultra-slim case

MSRP price

$ 539
 
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