Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Xiaomi Redmi Note 
Samsung Galaxy Note 3Xiaomi Redmi Note
magic score<50N/A
PriceRs. 20,999 onwardsN/A
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Launch Date (India)Sep, 2013Dec, 2014
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.3, Upgradeable to 5.0Android 4.2
Screen Size5.7 inches5.5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 386 pixels per inch)720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch)
Display FeaturesSuper AMOLED, Scratch ResistantIPS, Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
Processor1.9 GHz1.7 GHz
Processor NameExynos 5 Octa 5420 (1.9 GHz Quad Core + 1.3 GHz Quad Core)Mediatek MT6592
GPUMali-T628 MP6Mali-450
Secondary Camera2.0 MP5.0 MP
Internal Memory32 GB8 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 64 GBup to 32 GB
FM RadioYes
Thickness8.3 mm9.45 mm
Weight168 gm199 gm
Battery Capacity3200 mAh3100 mAh
Battery StandbyN/A775 hrs
Battery Standby (3G)490 hrsN/A
Battery Talktime (3G)20.00 hrsN/A
Other Battery ParametersN/AInternet use (on 3G network): 14 hrs, Internet use (on 2G network): 38 hrs, Music Playback Time: 60 hrs
Editor's Note [Positives]
  • Good build quality
  • Textured back provides a good hand feel
  • Brilliant display with Full HD resolution, vibrant colors, excellent contrast, good brightness level, and wide viewing angles
  • Android with TouchWiz UI
  • Brilliant, slick performance
  • Fantastic note taking features
  • Tons of dedicated 'S Pen' Apps
  • Useful software add-ons like Reading Mode, Popup video, Multi-Window display
  • Excellent audio quality (via headphones)
  • Excellent video playback
  • Good camera
  • Great battery life
  • Excellent call quality
  • Good build quality
  • The phone has rounded corners, which sit well in the palm
  • Good, vibrant display
  • Easy-to-understand MIUI interface over Android
  • Very good speed/performance
  • Useful lite mode for people who might not be too tech-savvy
  • Good camera
  • Dual-SIM capability
  • Good call quality
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Good battery life
Editor's Note [Negatives]
  • Big phone, not easy to carry around in your pocket, and uncomfortable for single-handed use
  • The interface loaded with tons of features, can be a bit overwhelming
  • Mediocre loudspeaker
  • Bulky
  • Glossy plastic back is a fingerprint magnet
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