Xiaomi Mi4s vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro: Affordable smartphone for…

Xiaomi Mi4s is the newest product of the company while Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro is a lot of people’s favorite smartphone. Then, which one is better? Check out the following comparison to find out the winner!

Xiaomi Mi4s vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro

Xiaomi Mi4s vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro: Spec and design comparison


Xiaomi Mi4s Specs

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro Specs
Dimensions139.3 x 70.8 x 7.8 mm150 x 76 x 8.7 mm
Weight133 g164 g
Display5.0-inch Full HD IPS LCD5.5-inch Full HD IPS LCD
OSMIUI 7.0 based on Android 6.0 MarshmallowMIUI 7.0 based on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
ProcessorSnapdragon 808Snapdragon 650
ROM64 GB (expandable up to 128 GB)16/32 GB (expandable up to 128GB)
CameraRear: 13 MP, f/2.0, PDAF, dual LED flash

Front: 8 MP 5 MP, f/2.0, 1080p

Rear: 16 MP, f/2.0, PDAF, dual LED flash

Front: 5 MP, f/2.0, 1080p

Battery3260 mAhQuick Charge 2.0 (40% in 60 min.)a 4050 mAhFast charging tech
Dual SIM and Fingerprint scannerYesYes
ColorBlack, White, Gold, PinkSilver, Gray, Gold

Both of them were announced in early 2015 and able to draw a lot of people’s attention because Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro is really an excellent affordable device while Xiaomi Mi4s is a new successor to the flagship Xiaomi Mi4. Design-wise, there is one important point you should note. The Mi4s comes with an elegant metal frame covering around and a glass back panel. Meanwhile, the Redmi Note 3 Pro has an all-alloy unibody.

Basing on the above specification table, you can easily recognize their similarities, so we just want to focus on their differences in terms of hardware. As for the chip, the Mi4s uses a Snapdragon 808 chipset which is also used in the flagship LG G4 and the Pro opts for a Snapdragon 650 processor. With these chips, your phones are definitely able to deliver smooth performances. In terms of display, obviously the Pro owns a bigger screen, yet if you want a handier machine, the Mi4s will be perfect.

Xiaomi Mi4s vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro

Apart from the those features, there are some points at which the Note 3 Pro is totally better than its competitor and vice versa. First of all, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro has options over the ROM and RAM capacity to offer, which also means they have different prices for people to choose. Secondly, it sports a greater 16MP camera and a larger 4,050mAh battery, making sure you have prettier pics and a longer time to use. However, for selfies, the Mi4s is surely more appealing due to packing an 8MP front sensor. And its OS is more modern for sure thanks to Android 6.0 Marshmallow its OS is less modern than the Android 6.0 Marshmallow of the Mi4s.

Xiaomi Mi4s vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro: Price and availability

Last but not least, hope that prices can help us. For Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro price, the 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM version and 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM ver cost Rs 9999 or $150 and Rs 11,999 or $180, respectively. For Xiaomi Mi4s price, you have to pay 1699 Yuan or $260 to purchase one. No doubt even the 3GB Redmi Note 3 is cheaper than the Mi4s. But, well, each of them has their own advantages and disadvantages. It’s gonna be hard to pick out the champion. What do you think?