Which phone to buy Xiaomi Mi A2 and Redmi Note 5 Pro?
LearnedHandset manufacturer company Shomei launched Mi A2 (review) in India. Upgrade version of Xiaomi Mi A1 (review) is Shaomi Me A2. Xiaomi Mi A2 is the first smartphone of the company that is launched with stock Android.
I am a Android One smartphone, the handset for speed and multitasking has a 4 GB RAM with Snapdragon 660 processor. Shawmi’s handset will come with two rear cameras. In India, the price of Shaomi Mi A2 is 16,999 rupees. At this price, this smartphone will hit Redmi Note 5 Pro (review). In India, the price of Shaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro is 14,999 rupees. This smartphone offers nifty features – such as dual apps and second space Let’s tell you some important information about the two handsets that you should know.
Design of Xiaomi Mi A2 vs Redmi Note 5 Pro
Shaomi Mei A2 corresponds to the Shoomi Redmi Note 5 Pro to a large extent. This is slightly slim than the Redmi Note 5 Pro. Both of Shomei handsets are of 18: 9 aspect ratios. On the back panel, you will get a fingerprint sensor and vertical dual rear camera setup. The speed of the fingerprint sensor is the same in both handsets, there is no special difference. Xiaomi Mi A2 and Redmi Note 5 Pro are made of aluminum. This smartphone is quite big, it is not so easy to use the phone with one hand. While I fingerprints on the A2’s back panel, there is no fingerprints on the back panel due to matte finish in Radmi Note Pro 5. There is a Micro-USB port in the USB Type-C port and Redmi Note 5 Pro in Mi A2 for charging and data transfers.
Xiaomi Mi A2 vs. Redmi Note 5 Pro specification and display
Like Mi A1, the M2 A2 is also the Android One smartphone. Users will continue to receive software updates from time to time. I have no headphone jack in A2 nor MicroSD card slot to increase storage. Shamomi Redmi Note 5 Pro has a hybrid dual-sim tray, you can increase the storage by up to 256 GB with the help of MicroSD card. Shaomi did not have a headphone jack in Mi A2. In the A2 box you will find USB Type C and a dongle of 3.5 mm. With the help of this dongle you will be able to easily listen to music by connecting headphones. At the bottom of the Redmi Note 5 Pro, the company has a port of 3.5 millimeters.
Xiaomi Mi A2 has Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor. At Redmi Note 5 Pro, the user will get the Snapdragon 636 processor. Mei A2 is available in two variants – 4 GB RAM / 64 GB storage and 6 GB RAM / 128 GB storage. The price of 4 GB RAM / 64 GB storage is 16,999 rupees. The price of 6 GB RAM / 128 GB storage has not been lifted. It is expected that when this variant will be the cell, then the price will be exposed. The price of the 4G RAM / 64GB storage variant of the Redmi Note 5 Pro is Rs. 14,999 and the price of 6 GB RAM / 64 GB storage variant is Rs. 16,999.
For power backup, Redmi Note 5 Pro has 4000 mAh and MiA2 has 3000 MAH battery. For connectivity both handsets are equipped with 4G volts, WiFi 802.11A / B / G / N and GPS / A-GPS. Bluetooth 4.2 in Bluetooth A2 and Radmi Note 5 Pro will get Bluetooth 4.2. You will not get NFC support in these handsets but it supports dual 4G volts. Xiaomi Mi A2 and Redmi Note 5 Pro have a full HD + display of 5.99 inches. Its aspect ratio is 18: 9. The screen will be highly reflective when the smartphone is used in sunlight out. The display of the Redmi Note 5 Pro is fairly brighter but compared to the A2, it gets a bit faint.
Xiaomi Mi A2 vs Redmi Note 5 Pro’s performance, software and battery life
In the Antoetu Benchmark, the A2 got 133,918 points and the Redmi Note 5 Pro got 116,050 points. Mi A2 6,213 and Note 5 Pro scored 5,673 in PC Mork Work 2.0. Apps in Mi A2 and Note 5 Pro load heavily and UI animation is much better. Xiaomi Mi A2 has got the August Security Patch. Mi A2 users will receive software updates from time to time. In the handset, you can get pre-installed the me drop, m community, m-store and file manager. The software is extremely smooth. Third party app is not at all. There will be many work features such as One-Hand Mode, Powerful Theme Engine and Dual App in the MUI 9.5. However, User Experience like stock Android present in the A2 will not be available in Radmi Note 5 Pro.
Mi A2 will soon get Android pie software update due to being an Android One smartphone. Right now it is not known now that when Redmi Note 5 Pro gets the Android Pie update, Both of Shomei handsets come with Face Unlock feature. If the light is present in sufficient quantities, the Face Unlock works fine, but this is not as accurate in low light. Redmi Note 5 Pro’s battery life is better. In the HD Video Loop Battery Test, Xiaomi Mi A2 8 hours 40 minutes and Radmi Note 5 Pro gave power back up 16 hours and 10 minutes. Both handsets have charging slows because they come with 10 watt chargers. The company has used Quick Charge 2.0 technology in Quick Charge 4+ and Note 5 Pro in Mi A2. To use this technique, you have to buy a different charger that is suitable for it.
Xiaomi Mi A2 vs Redmi Note 5 Pro Camera
There will be two rear cameras in Shaomi Me A2 and Radmi Note 5 Pro. Xiaomi Mi A2 has a 12-megapixel primary camera, whose incarnation is F / 1.75. The secondary camera is 20 megapixels, whose incarnation is F / 1.75. The front panel will get a 20-megapixel selfie camera, whose incarnation is F / 2.2. The Redmi Note 5 Pro is a 12-megapixel primary camera on the back panel, whose incarnation is F / 2.2. The secondary camera is 5 megapixels, whose incarnation is F / 2.0. The front panel will get a 20-megapixel selfie camera, whose incarnation is F / 2.2. Both the dual-LED flash on the back panel of the handset and the single flash in the front panel. The dimensional rand of the Mi A2 rear camera is much better than the Redmi Note 5 Pro in clicking out the photo. It is capable of capturing every little thing in the picture. Now thing to take shot inside the house. While I give better photo quality in A2 more light, pictures of Radmi Note 5 Pro are much more detailed.
You will get Warmer Hue in the picture drawn from Redmi Note 5 Pro. Its quality is average when clicked on a portrait mode. Mi A2 gives better edge detection even in low light. Better performance than the A2’s performance Redmi Note 5 Pro in low light. Photos came with more detail and less noise. Now talk front camera. Redmi Note 5 Pro gives more detail pictures even in low light, while I give A2 more vibrant shot. You can snap in Portrait mode from both the handset’s front camera from Shamoi. Beauty mode present in the A2 is better than the Redmi Note 5 Pro. Redmi Note 5 Pro is capable of recording 1080p and Mi A2 4K video.
Xiaomi Mi A2 (review) comes with better software, users will get updates from time to time. The display of this handset is quite bright and you will get a better rear camera setup. If you can work without headphone jack and microSD card, then the A2 is a smart smartphone. At the same time you will get 3.5mm headphone jack in Radmi Note 5 Pro. Its performance is correct, compared to the A2, the Redmi Note 5 Pro 2,000 is cheaper. In case of power backup, Note 5 Pro is better than A2. Mi A2 is being sold in India through Flash Cell, while Redmi Note 5 Pro is available for sale on the company’s official website.