The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has been released back in February 2016, while the iPhone 7 Plus has just been unveiled by Apple and it will hit the stores in the following days. Today we will compare these two smartphones and let you decide which one of them suits your needs better.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 measures 150x76x8.7mm and weights 164 grams. Its body is made of metal, the edges are rounded and on the back, below the rear camera is located the fingerprint scanner. On the other hand, the Apple iPhone 7 Plus is slimmer and heavier as it measures 158.2×77.9×7.3mm and weights 188 grams. Being the larger variant of the iPhone 7, it has an identical design, which means that it lacks the 3.5mm headphones jack and the radio antennas are now placed at the top and bottom edges.
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 Apple iPhone 7 Plus has a LED-backlit IPS LCD display of 5.5-inch that supports a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels at 401 ppi.
Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 features a Qualcomm MSM8956 Snapdragon 650 chipset, a quad-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 1.4GHz and a dual-core Cortex A72 CPU clocked at 1.8GHz, an Adreno 510 graphics card and 2GB or 3GB of RAM. The Apple iPhone 7 Plus comes with an Apple A10 Fusion chipset, a quad-core CPU clocked at 2.23GHz, a six-core graphics card and 3GB of RAM.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has been released in two internal storage variants of 16GB and 32GB which you can expand up to 256GB using a microSD card. The Apple iPhone 7 Plus comes in three internal storage variants of 32GB, 128GB and 256GB, but it doesn’t support a microSD card slot for storage expansion.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 sports a primary camera of 16MP that features dual-LED flash, phase detection autofocus, geo-tagging, touch focus, HDR, panorama, face detection and a secondary camera of 5MP. The Apple iPhone 7 Plus has a dual-primary camera of 12MP that features quad-LED flash, OIS, 2x optical zoom, geo-tagging, panorama, HDR, face detection, touch focus and a secondary camera of 7MP.