Xiaomi Redmi 3 vs Xiaomi Mi 5

Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.2 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

294 ppi
428 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
LCD

Screen-to-body

71.14 %
73.23 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 8939v2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996

Processor

Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Quad-core, 64-bit

GPU

Adreno 405
Adreno 530

RAM

2 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
128 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
 

OS

Android (5.1 Lollipop), Xiaomi MI UI
Android (8.0 Oreo, 6.0 Marshmallow), Xiaomi MI UI

Battery

Capacity

4100 mAh
3000 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
16 megapixels

Features

Phase detection autofocus
Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Video recording

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

Features

Video calling
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
4 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.48 x 2.74 x 0.33 inches (139.3 x 69.6 x 8.5 mm)
5.69 x 2.72 x 0.29 inches (144.55 x 69.2 x 7.25 mm)

Weight

5.08 oz (144 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
4.90 oz (139 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver
Black, Gold, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

850, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE, HSPA, UMTS
LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM, Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors

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

Other

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