Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has been released last month, while the Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus is expected to arrive by the end of this month. Today we’re going to compare these two devices and based on your preferences, you will decide which smartphone to buy in the near future.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 measures 150x76x8.7mm and weights 164 grams. On the other hand, the Lenovo K5 Plus is thinner and lighter as it measures 142x71x8mm and weights 142 grams. Both devices have an aluminum back, but the K5 Plus looks more like the Redmi Note 3, featuring a circular rear camera in the middle and a fingerprint scanner below.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has an IPS LCD display of 5.5-inch that supports a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels at 403 ppi. The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus comes with a smaller IPS display of 5-inch with the same Full HD resolution, but which gives a higher pixel density of 441 ppi.
Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has a Qualcomm MSM8956 Snapdragon 650 chipset, a hexa-core processor formed from a quad-core Cortex A53 processor clocked at 1.4GHz and a dual-core Cortex A72 processor clocked at 1.8GHz, an Adreno 510 graphics card and 2GB or 3GB of RAM. The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus features an inferior Qualcomm MSM8939v2 Snapdragon 616 chipset with an octa-core processor formed from a quad-core Cortex A53 processor clocked at 1.5GHz and a quad-core Cortex A53 processor clocked at 1.2GHz, an Adreno 405 graphics card and 2GB of RAM.
The 2GB of RAM variant of Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 comes with an internal storage of 16GB, while the 3GB of RAM variant has a capacity of 32GB. You can expand the storage of this device up to 128GB using a microSD card.
On the other hand, the Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus has an internal storage of 16GB, which can be expanded up to only 32GB using a microSD card.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 sports a primary camera of 16MP with autofocus, dual-LED flash, geo-tagging, HDR, face detection, panorama and a secondary camera of 5MP. The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus comes with a primary camera of 13MP that offers LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, HDR, panorama, face detection, touch focus and a secondary camera of 5MP.
Both devices come with non-removable batteries, but the Redmi Note 3 phablet is powered by a massive 4000 mAh battery, while the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is settling for an average battery of 2750 mAh.
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