If you think about getting one of these low-mid-end Xiaomi smartphones you should really know about the differences. At first sight they seem pretty similar, but you can see huge differences when comparing them directly!

The RedMi Note 5A is by far the way better choice, since it has a lot more power and features for a slightly increased price. A brighter display, way better SoC and the incredible 16 MP front-camera are just a few reasons for that…

Feature Comparison

RedMi Note 5A ( codename: ugg)
  • Build: Aluminum frame, plastic back
  • Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8940 Snapdragon 435
  • CPU: Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
  • Graphics: Adreno 505
  • Front-Camera: 16 MP, f/2.0, 1080p
  • Fingerprintsensor: Yes (rear-mounted)
RedMi Note 5A Lite ( codename: ugglite)
  • Build: Front glass, aluminum body
  • Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425
  • CPU: Quad-core Cortex-A53
  • Graphics: Adreno 308
  • Front-Camera: 5 MP, f/2.0
  • Fingerprintsensor: No

 

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