Xiaomi Mi 9 SE vs Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite

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Display

Display size

6.0 inches
6.3 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2340 pixels
1080 x 2280 pixels

Pixel density

432 ppi
403 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

83.96 %
82.59 %

Features

HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Triple camera
Dual camera

Main camera

48 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Aperture size: F1.9; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Second camera

13 megapixels
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

Ultra-wide, Phase detection autofocus
Depth information

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Third camera

8 megapixels
 

Hardware Features

Telephoto, Autofocus
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
 

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features

Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Digital image stabilization

Front

20 megapixels
24 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.81 x 2.78 x 0.29 inches (147.5 x 70.5 x 7.45 mm)
6.16 x 2.98 x 0.30 inches (156.4 x 75.8 x 7.5 mm)

Weight

5.47 oz (155 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
5.96 oz (169 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

 
Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Purple, Blue
Black, Blue

Multimedia

Headphones

USB Type-C (reversible)
USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 SDM712
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660

Processor

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, Kryo 360, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 616
Adreno 512

RAM

6 GB
6 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
128 GB

OS

Android (9.0 Pie)
Android (8.1 Oreo)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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

LTE (TDD)

Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
Bands 38, 40

UMTS

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

Data

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

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Battery

Capacity

3070 mAh
3350 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Power adapter, USB Type-C Cable, Type-C to headphones adapter, SIM tool, Clear protective cover, User Guide
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