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Xiaomi Mi 9 Explorer vs Huawei Mate 20 Pro : What is the Difference?

  • Release Date: 2019, February | 2018, October
  • Dimensions: 157.5 x 74.7 x 7.6 mm | 157.8 x 72.3 x 8.6 mm
  • Weight: 173 g | 189 g
  • Screen: 6.39", Super AMOLED | 6.39", AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Triple, 48 MP | Triple, 40 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 20 MP | Single, 24 MP
  • Memory: 256 GB, 8/12 GB RAM | 256 GB, 8 GB RAM 128 GB, 6 GB RAM
  • Battery: 3300 mAh | 4200 mAh
  • Headphone Jack: No | No
  • Approximate price: 530 EUR | 880 EUR

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Common features
Release date 2019 2018
Dimensions (HxWxD) 157.5 Х 74.7 Х 7.6 mm 157.8 Х 72.3 Х 8.6 mm
Weight 173 g 189 g
Body Build Back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame (7000 series) Front/back glass & aluminum frame
Colors Transparent Black Emerald Green, Midnight Blue, Twilight, Pink Gold, Black
Battery 3300 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po 4200 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po
Approximate price 530 EUR 880 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10 Android 9.0 (Pie); EMUI 9
Chipset - Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) - HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 485) - Octa-core (2x2.6 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2x1.92 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 640 Mali-G76 MP10
External memory No NM (Nano Memory), up to 256GB (uses SIM 2)
Internal memory 256 GB, 8/12 GB RAM 256 GB, 8 GB RAM 128 GB, 6 GB RAM
Antutu score 294478
GeekBench Single Core 3331
GeekBench Multi-Core 9771
GeekBench RenderScript 7627

Screen
Technology Super AMOLED AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 6.39" inc 6.39" inc
Screen area 100.2 cm2 100.2 cm2
Screen format 19.5:9 (height:width) 19.5:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 85.2% 87.9%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2340 px 1440 x 3120 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 403 PPI 538 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 6 Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
Other specs - HDR10
-DCI-P3
- DCI-P3
-HDR10
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 48 MP, Triple 40 MP, Triple
Camera specs -48 MP, f/1.5 (12GB RAM model) or f/1.8 (8GB RAM model), (wide), 1/2", 0.8µm, PDAF, Laser AF
- 12 MP, f/2.2, 54mm (telephoto), 1/3.6", 1.0µm, PDAF, Laser AF, 2x optical zoom
- 16 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/3.0", 1.0µm, PDAF, Laser AF
-40 MP, f/1.8, 27mm (wide), 1/1.7'', PDAF/Laser AF
-20 MP, f/2.2, 16mm (ultrawide), 1/2.7'', PDAF/Laser AF
-8 MP, f/2.4, 80mm (telephoto), 1/4'', 5x optical zoom, OIS, PDAF/Laser AF
Functions Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama Leica optics, dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/120/240fps, 1080p@960fps 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 720p@960fps
DxOMark Main Score 109
DxOMark Photo 114
DxOMark Video 97
Front camera, selfie 20 MP, Single 24 MP, Single
Specifications 20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9µm 24 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide)
Functions HDR HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
DxOMark Selfie Score 75
DxOMark Photo 73
DxOMark Video 79
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM)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), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300)
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(900), 7(2600), 8(900), 9(1800), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300)
Speed HSPA, LTE-A HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat21 1400/200 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/ac, dual-band, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
NFC Yes Yes
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE
Music and Audio
Radio No No
Headphone jack No No
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - 32-bit/384kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass , Infrared port - Face ID, fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass , Infrared port
Other extras
- Fast battery charging 27W (Quick Charge 4+)
-Fast wireless charging 20W

- Fast battery charging 40W (70% in 30 min)
-Fast wireless charging 15W
-Power bank/Reverse wireless charging
- IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 2m for 30 mins)
Versions
- Also known as Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition

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