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Xiaomi Mi A2 (Mi 6X)

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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

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Xiaomi Mi A2 (Mi 6X) vs Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) : What is the Difference?

  • Release Date: 2018, July | 2017, December
  • Dimensions: 158.7 x 75.4 x 7.3 mm | 149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm
  • Weight: 166 g | 172 g
  • Screen: 5.99", LTPS IPS LCD | 5.6", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Dual, 12 MP | Single, 16 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 20 MP | Dual, 16 MP
  • Memory: 128 GB, 6 GB RAM 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM | 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM
  • Battery: 3000 mAh | 3000 mAh
  • Headphone Jack: No | Yes
  • Approximate price: 190 EUR | 270 EUR

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Common features
Release date 2018 2017
Dimensions (HxWxD) 158.7 Х 75.4 Х 7.3 mm 149.2 Х 70.6 Х 8.4 mm
Weight 166 g 172 g
Body Build Front glass, aluminum body Front/back glass, aluminum frame
Colors Black, Gold, Blue, Red, Rose Gold Black, orchid grey, gold, blue
Battery 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life Talking time - Up to 24 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 66 h
Approximate price 190 EUR 270 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie); Android One Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset - Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm) - Exynos 7885 Octa (14 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260) - Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 512 Mali-G71
External memory No microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 128 GB, 6 GB RAM 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM
Antutu score 133905 116745
GeekBench Single Core 1482
GeekBench Multi-Core 4208
GeekBench RenderScript 3704

Screen
Technology LTPS IPS LCD Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 5.99" inc 5.6" inc
Screen area 92.6 cm2 79.6 cm2
Screen format 18:9 (height:width) 18.5:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 77.4% 75.6%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2160 px 1080 x 2220 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 403 PPI 441 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
Other specs - Always-on display
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 12 MP, Dual 16 MP, Single
Camera specs -12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.9'', 1.25µm
-20 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.8'', 1.0µm, PDAF
-16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8”, 1.12µm, PDAF
Functions Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 720p@120fps 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 20 MP, Single 16 MP, Dual
Specifications 20 MP, f/2.2, 1/2.8'', 1.0µm 16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), 1/3.1'', 1.0µm
8 MP, f/1.9, 24mm (wide), 1/4'', 1.12µm
Functions LED flash, Auto-HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
Bands -2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA - China
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - Global 
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - China
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300) - Global 
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - China
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat11 600/75 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
Harmful irradiation
SAR EU - 0.24 W/kg (head)     1.25 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio No FM radio
Headphone jack No Yes
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass , Infrared port - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Other extras
- Charging 5V/2A 10W (Quick Charge 3.0)
-Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 4.0) India only

- Fast battery charging
-ANT+
- Samsung Pay
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Versions
- Versions: Mi A2 (Global); Mi 6X (China)

- Versions: A530F (Europe, Global Single-SIM); A530F/DS (Global Dual-SIM) Also known as Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Duos with dual-SIM card slots

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