Apple iPhone 8 64GB vs. Xiaomi Mi 9 (6GB RAM) 128GB

Apple iPhone 8 64GB

Apple iPhone 8 64GB

3.5
“Quality”

£288.67

£295.86 Incl. delivery
Xiaomi Mi 9 (6GB RAM) 128GB

Xiaomi Mi 9 (6GB RAM) 128GB

4.5
“Image quality”

£331.88

£337.63 Incl. delivery
Built-in camera
Yes
Yes
Front camera
Yes
Yes
Effective pixels front camera
7 megapixels
20 megapixels
Number of front cameras
1 ​
1 ​
Camera features
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp, Optical image stabilization (OIS)
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp
Effective pixels
12 megapixels
48 megapixels
Maximum lens aperture
1.8
1.75
Number of rear cameras
1 ​
3 ​
Sensor format
1/3"
1/2"
Video recording
Yes
Yes
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
60 fps
60 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
240 fps
960 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1920x1080 (HD 1080) pixels
1920x1080 (HD 1080) pixels
Maximum resolution (video)
3840x2160 (4K Ultra HD) pixels
3840x2160 (4K Ultra HD) pixels
2G (GSM)
Yes
Yes
3G (UMTS)
Yes
Yes
HSDPA: Speed (down)
42.2 Mbit/s
42.2 Mbit/s
HSUPA: Speed (up)
5.76 Mbit/s
5.76 Mbit/s
HSPA+
Yes
Yes
4G (LTE)
Yes
Yes
4G: Speed (down/up)
Cat.12/13: 600/150 Mbit/s
5G (NR)
No
No
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth codec
SBC, AAC
aptX, aptX HD, LDAC, SBC, AAC
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP, AVRCP
Bluetooth version
5.0
5.0
Built-in navigation system
Yes
Yes
Type of navigation system
GPS, A-GPS, Galileo, GLONASS
GPS, A-GPS, BeiDou, Galileo, GLONASS, QZSS
NFC
Yes
Yes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Yes
Yes
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Streaming standards
Data connector
Lightning
USB
Type of USB connector
USB (Type C)
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
Yes
USB version
2.0
Headphone output (2.5/3.5 mm)
No
No
Colour
Black, Silver, White, Grey, Gold
Black, Blue, Purple
Physical keyboard/numpad
No
No
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
7.3 mm
7.61 mm
Height
138.4 mm
157.5 mm
Width
67.3 mm
74.67 mm
Product weight
148 g
173 g
Built-in sensors
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer
Built-in wireless charging
Yes
Yes
Wireless standard
QI
QI
Dual SIM card support
No
Yes
Hybrid Dual Sim
No
Features
Built-in stereo speakers
IR
Security
Fingerprint reader, Face scanner
Fingerprint reader, Face scanner
SIM card
Nano sim
Nano sim
Supports fast charging
Yes
Yes
Type of quick charge
USB Power Delivery (PD)
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0
Water resistant
Yes
No
IP code (level of dust/water resistance)
IP67
Aspect ratio
16:9
19.5:9
Display features
Scratch resistant display, HDR
Scratch resistant display, HDR
Display technology
LCD
OLED (AMOLED)
Panel type
IPS (TFT)
Display
Colour
Colour
Number of colours
16 777 216 colours
16 777 216 colours
Pixel density
326 PPI
403 PPI
Screen resolution (HxV)
750x1334 pixels
1080x2340 pixels
Screen size
4.7 inches
6.39 inches
Touchscreen
Yes
Yes
Material (body/chassis)
Glass, Aluminium
Glass, Aluminium
RAM size
2GB
6GB
Release year
2017
2019
Battery capacity
1820 mAh
3300 mAh
Exchangeable battery
No
No
Graphics processor (GPU)
Yes
Yes
Graphics processor type
Adreno 640
Processor core type
Hexa Core
Octa Core
Processor speed
2.39 GHz
2.84 GHz
SoC/CPU (System on Chip)
Apple A11 Bionic
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855
Operating system (latest version)
Apple iOS 13
Android 9.0 (Pie)
Support for alternative firmware
Internal storage space (size)
64 GB
128 GB
Memory card reader
No
No