Huawei Y9a vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S compare

The best smartphone comparison tool: compare Huawei Y9a vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S and choose the best model for you

Compare Huawei Y9a and Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S

Comparison models can be changed by first selecting Brand from the drop-down menu and then Model from the next drop-down menu. Or by directly entering the name of the model in the find model field.

Smartphone 1

Huawei Y9a

Huawei Y9a

Smartphone 2

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S

Smartphone 3

Huawei Y9a vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S

What is the difference between the Huawei Y9a and Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S? Which one is better? The answers to these questions and many more can be found here in this detailed comparison of the two phones. Discover the differences in specs between these two desirable devices, from screen size to battery life, in the table below. We have all the information you need to choose the best phone for you.


Common specs

Brand and model Huawei Y9a Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S
Rating (+1) (+1)
Release date 2020, September 07 2020, March 23
Dimensions (HxWxD) 163.5 x 76.5 x 9 mm | 6.44 x 6.44 x 3.01 in 165.8 x 76.7 x 8.8 mm | 6.53 x 6.53 x 3.02 in
Weight 197 g | 6.95 oz 209 g | 7.37 oz
Body Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), plastic frame
Colors Space Silver, Sakura Pink, Midnight Black Aurora Blue, Glacier White, Interstellar Gray
Battery 4200 mAh, Li-Po, non-removable 5020 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po
Approximate price 200 EUR $ 199


Technology IPS LCD IPS LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 6.63" inc 6.67" inc
Screen area 106.1 cm2 107.4 cm2
Screen format 20:9 (height:width) 20:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 84.8% 84.5%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2400 px 1080 x 2400 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 397 PPI 395 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Other specs - 450 nits typ. brightness (advertised)

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main 64 MP, Quad 48 MP, Quad
Camera specs -64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), PDAF
-8 MP, f/2.4, 120˚ (ultrawide)
-2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
-2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
-48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0'', 0.8µm, PDAF
-8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4.0'', 1.12µm
-5 MP, f/2.4, (macro), 1.12µm
-2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
Functions Quad-LED flash, HDR, panorama LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@960fps, gyro-EIS
Front camera, selfie 16 MP, Single 16 MP, Single
Specifications Motorized pop-up 16 MP, f/2.2, (wide), 1/3.1'', 1.0µm 16 MP, f/2.5, (wide), 1.0µm
Functions HDR HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps


Operating system - OS Android 10, EMUI 10.1, no Google Play Services Android 10.0; MIUI 11
Chipset - Mediatek Helio G80 (12 nm) - Qualcomm SM7125 Snapdragon 720G (8 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) - Octa-core (2x2.3 GHz Kryo 465 Gold & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 465 Silver)
Graphics processor GPU Mali-G52 MC2 Adreno 618
External memory NM (Nano Memory), up to 256GB (uses shared SIM slot) microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM
Antutu 9 score 154790 303943
Antutu 8 score 278791
GeekBench 5 Single Core 400 568
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 1400 1693

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE

Music and Audio

Radio No FM radio, recording
Headphone jack Yes Yes

Other features

Sensors - Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass - Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass , Infrared port
Other extras
- Fast charging 22.5W/40W , 70% in 30 min

- Fast charging 18W
- Splash-proof

Share on Share on

Comments on Huawei Y9a vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S

Write your opinion or comment

There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment.