These three smartphones have similar specifications and price, so you may be confused about the choice of the phone. Comparison of Honor 7X, Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus and Xiaomi Mi A1 and we hope this makes your problem easier.
Honor 7X vs Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus vs Xiaomi Mi A1 Price
Honor 7X has been launched in India with 32 GB and 64 GB storage variants with 4 GB RAM. The 32 GB variant costs Rs 12,999 while the 64 GB variant costs Rs 14,999. Honor 7X can be purchased from Amazon India in Aurora Blue, Gold and Black color options.
Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus will be available only in China for now. The phone’s 3 GB RAM / 32 GB storage will be available for 999 Chinese Yuan (about Rs 9,700) while 4 GB RAM / 64 GB storage variant will be available for 1,299 Chinese Yuan (about Rs 12,700). The phone will go on sale from December 12 and registrations will start soon. Xiaomi says that a cover will be available free of cost in the box with the smartphone.
Xiaomi Mi A1 was launched in India in September for Rs 14,999. This smartphone is available for purchase through online and offline channels across the country. This includes Flipkart, Mi.com, Sangeeta, Poorvika, Big C, Lot’s and other stores. However, Flipkart is offering a discount of Rs 2,000 on the phone. And under the Big Shopping Days sale, till December 9, this smartphone will be available for Rs 12,999.
Honor 7X vs Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus vs Xiaomi Mi A1 Specifications and Features
Dual SIM support Honor 7X runs on Android 7.0 Nougat based EMUI 5.1. The phone has a 5.93 inch FullHD + (1080×2160 pixels) IPS display. It has an octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 processor. It has 4 GB RAM and 3340 mAh battery. The company has given fingerprint scanner on the rear. Honor 7X will be available in three storage variants of 32 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB. The storage of these three variants can be increased up to 128 GB via microSD card. Honor 7X has 16 megapixels and 2 megapixel rear sensors. There is an 8-megapixel front sensor for selfie and video chat.
For connectivity, features like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE and GPS and GLONASS have been provided in Honor 7X. Talking about the sensor, a fingerprint sensor and proximity sensor have been given on the rear of the phone. The dimensions of the smartphone are 156.5×75.3×7.6mm and weighing 165 grams. To give power to the phone, there is a 3340 mAh battery.
Dual SIM Redmi 5 Plus runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat based MIUI 9. Redmi 5 Plus flaunts a 5.99-inch Full HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) 18:9 display. A Snapdragon 625 processor has been given in Redmi 5 Plus. Redmi 5 Plus will be available in 3 GB RAM / 32 GB storage and 4 GB RAM / 64 GB storage option. This handset has a 12-megapixel rear camera with 1.25 micron pixel sensor and LED flash. Unlike the Honor 7X, it does not have dual rear cameras. The Redmi 5 Plus sports a front camera with soft-light flash at the front. The phone has a Beautify 3.0 app which has been given to enhance the portrait photos through software-based features. The Redmi 5 Plus packs a 4000mAh battery and supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/c, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack and Micro-USB port for connectivity. There is a fingerprint scanner available on the rear of the phone.
With dual SIM support, the Mi A1 sports a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It has 4 GB RAM with Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. The inbuilt storage is 64 GB and it is possible to use a microSD card if needed. You will get two sensors of 12 megapixels. One is a wide angle lens with f 2.2 aperture and the other is a telephoto lens with f 2.6 aperture. We also got to see the same camera setup in the flagship Xiaomi Mi 6. You will also get 2x optical zoom due to the telephoto lens which is a noticeable feature at this price point. The camera app also has a portrait mode for the bokeh effect, similar to the iPhone 7 Plus and OnePlus 5. A 5-megapixel camera has been given on the front panel of Mi A1, which comes with real-time beautification.
This Xiaomi phone runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat. This is the latest Android OS for non-Google smartphones as of today. The Mi A1 has 4G VoLTE with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and 3.5mm audio jack. Its battery is 3080 mAh.
Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus vs Honor 7X vs Xiaomi Mi A1
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Honor Honor 7X
|Xiaomi Mi A1|
|Overall NDTV Rating|
|battery life rating|
|value for money rating|
|Screen Size (inches)||5.99||5.93||5.50|
|resolution||1080×2160 pixels||1080×2160 pixels||1080×1920 pixels|
|Pixels Per Inch (PPI)||403||,||,|
|Processor||2 GHz octa-core||octa-core||2 GHz octa-core|
|processor model||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625||HiSilicon Kirin 659||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625|
|RAM||3 GB||4 GB||4 GB|
|internal storage||32 GB||32 GB||64 GB|
|expandable storage type||microSD||microSD||microSD|
|Expandable Storage Capacity (GB)||128||256||128|
|rear camera||12-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.25-micron)||16-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.25-micron) + 2-megapixel||12-megapixel|
|rear autofocus||phase detection autofocus||phase detection autofocus||,|
|rear flash||led||Yes||dual led|
|front camera||5-megapixel||8-megapixel (f/2.0)||5-megapixel|
|Skin||MIUI 9||EMUI 5.1||,|
|Wi-Fi Standard Support||802.11 a/b/g/n||802.11 b/g/n||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|number of sim||2||2||2|
|Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)||No||No||No|
|usb type c||Yes|
|sim type||nano sim||nano sim||nano sim|
|sim type||nano sim||nano sim||nano sim|
|Compass / Magnetometer||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|ambient light sensor||Yes||Yes||Yes|