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Comparison - Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer vs Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus

Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer is smartphone from 2018 year with weight of 177 grams and size 154.9 x 74.8 x 7.6 mm.. It has a screen of 6.21 inches, camera 12 MP and memory 128 GB, 8 GB RAM. Its processor is Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus is smartphone from 2018 year with weight of 180 grams and size 158.5 x 75.5 x 8.1 mm.. It has a screen of 5.99 inches, camera 12 MP and memory 64 GB, 4 GB RAM 32 GB, 3 GB RAM. Its processor is Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53

For a full comparison of all specs check the table below .


Common features
Release date 2018 2018
Dimensions (HxWxD) 154.9 Х 74.8 Х 7.6 mm 158.5 Х 75.5 Х 8.1 mm
Weight 177 g 180 g
Body Build Front/back glass, aluminum frame (7000 series) Front glass, aluminum frame & back, plastic ends
Colors Black (transparent back) Black, Gold, Blue, Rose Gold
Battery 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po
Approximate price 500 EUR 160 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10.1 Android 7.1.2 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.1 (Oreo); MIUI 10
Chipset - Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 (14 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 630 Adreno 506
External memory No microSD, up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal memory 128 GB, 8 GB RAM 64 GB, 4 GB RAM 32 GB, 3 GB RAM
Antutu score 256289 77000
GeekBench Single Core 866
GeekBench Multi-Core 4261

Screen
Technology Super AMOLED IPS LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 6.21" inc 5.99" inc
Screen area 97.1 cm2 92.6 cm2
Screen format 18:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 83.8% 77.4%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2248 px 1080 x 2160 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 0 PPI 403 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Other specs - HDR10
-DCI-P3
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 12 MP, Dual 12 MP, Single
Camera specs -12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, 4-axis OIS, dual pixel PDAF
-12 MP, f/2.4, 1/3.4'', 1.0µm, AF, 2x optical zoom
-12 MP, f/2.2, 1.25 μm, dual pixel PDAF
Functions Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@60fps, 1080p@30/240fps, 720p@960fps 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 20 MP, Single 5 MP, Single
Specifications 20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9µm 5 MP
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Hybrid 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
-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), 17(700), 20(800), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 40(2300), 41(2500) - India 
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - China
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD 4.2, A2DP, LE
Music and Audio
Radio No FM radio
Headphone jack No Yes
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Face ID, fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass , Infrared port
Other extras
- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 4.0+)

- Charging 5V/2A 10W
Versions
- For China

- Versions: Redmi Note 5 (Global); Redmi 5 Plus (China)

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